Y Combinator

Established: 2005

Silicon Valley, CA, US


Average of $ 120,000 funding for 7.0% equity = Avg Valuation of $ 1,714,286

Funding notes: YC currently invests $120k. Previously: YC usually invested $11,000 + $3000 per founder. So $17,000 for two founders, $20,000 for three or more. Occasionally they invest more.

Equity required: YC currently gets 7% equity. Previously, YC received between 2%-10%


Statistics

1801 startups funded

271 exits

$ 6,093,233,100 in total exits

$ 35,266,237,881 in total funding raised



Name Location Cohort Date # Co's Exit Value Funding Total
YC S05 Boston, MA, US 6/2005 9 $ 71,658,100 $ 590,103,705
YC W06 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2006 7 $ 39,000,000 $ 71,788,000
YC S06 Boston, MA, US 6/2006 10 $ 248,000,000 $ 106,114,000
YC W07 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2007 13 $ 1,348,000,000 $ 76,806,762
YC S07 Boston, MA, US 6/2007 19 $ 125,000,000 $ 2,133,224,999
YC W08 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2008 20 $ 285,000,000 $ 407,319,400
YC S08 Boston, MA, US 6/2008 23 $ 15,200,000 $ 31,035,000
YC W09 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2009 16 $ 88,000,000 $ 4,409,207,100
YC S09 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2009 29 $ 458,125,000 $ 1,038,375,000
YC W10 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2010 27 $ 245,600,000 $ 281,922,000
YC S10 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2010 36 $ 255,000,000 $ 460,676,617
YC W11 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2011 45 $ 87,000,000 $ 441,771,324
YC S11 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2011 64 $ 327,800,000 $ 1,083,379,247
YC W12 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2012 65 $ 975,000,000 $ 1,321,509,841
YC S12 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2012 87 $ 4,500,000 $ 3,062,363,843
YC W13 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2013 48 $ 15,000,000 $ 1,575,502,993
YC S13 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2013 55 $ 250,350,000 $ 2,437,629,356
YC W14 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2014 75 $ 1,000,000,000 $ 7,761,383,518
YC S14 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2014 86 $ 20,000,000 $ 1,617,265,726
YC W15 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2015 113 $ 1,102,188,940
YC S15 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2015 107 $ 65,000,000 $ 708,899,405
YC W16 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2016 123 $ 170,000,000 $ 2,221,829,397
YC S16 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2016 96 $ 680,692,791
YC W17 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2017 103 $ 468,846,754
YC S17 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2017 124 $ 439,375,324
YC W18 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2018 141 $ 302,429,579
YC S18 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2018 130 $ 207,298,630

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Created: 04-May-2012, 00:00

Last modified: 25-Jun-2019, 06:00