This week, three Finovate alumni reached significant funding milestones.
$14 million Series B from Wellington Partners, Balderton Capital, TTV Capital, and Patagorang
$12.1 million Series A in July 2010
Balderton Capital, Stanley S. Shuman of Allen & Co., and Total Technology Ventures
Market Position: Online Payments and Personal Financial Management
Locations: Denver, London, Australia, and China
eWise creates payment and financial management solutions for financial institutions including:
- eWise Pay By Account
- eWise Pay Anyone
- eWise Account Aggregation
- eWise Personal Financial Manager
- eWise eAuthentication
For more information on eWise’s innovations, see their FinovateEurope 2011 and FinovateSpring 2011 demos.
$17.2 million from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Crosslink Capital, Accel Partners, CompuCredit, Omidyar Network, Eric Schmidt’s TomorrowVentures and Volition Capital
$7.5 million Series A in April 2005
$12.5 million Series B in February 2006
$20 million Series C in June 2007
$14.5 million Series D in April 2010
Accel Partners, Benchmark Capital, DAG Ventures, Eric Schmidt
Fidelity Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners, Omidyar Network, QED Investors, and TomorrowVentures
Market Position: Peer-to-peer Lending
Location: San Francisco, CA
Prosper, a peer-to-peer lending site with over one million members, has funded $236 million in personal loans. To see Prosper in action, check out their FinovateStartup 2007, FinovateStartup 2008, and FinovateStartup 2009 demos.
$20 million Series B funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Leapfrog Ventures, Seraph Group, and Startup Capital Ventures
$2.1 million Series A in September 2008
Leapfrog Ventures, Seraph Group, Startup Capital Ventures
Market Position: Security
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Silver Tail Systems’ products detect online and mobile fraud, help investigate possible attacks, and prevent future attacks. To learn more about Silver Tail Systems’ innovative fraud detection, check out their FinovateStartup 2009, Finovate 2009, FinovateSpring 2010, FinovateFall 2010, FinovateEurope 2011, and FinovateSpring 2011 demos.