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YCharts Acquired by LLR Partners

YCharts, a cloud-based investment analytics and communications platform for registered investment advisors, broker-dealers and asset managers, prepares for its next stage of growth with the acquisition by LLR Partners. The growth recapitalization by LLR Partners will help fuel the firm’s market expansion through increased investment in the company and complementary acquisitions. “This is a big win…

NOCD Raises $12M in Series A

NOCD is a burgeoning telehealth company that specializes in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) identification and treatment. The online therapy app announced a Series A fundraising round of $12 million. Hyde Park Angels participated in the round, which was led by Health Enterprise Partners (HEP), a healthcare-focused fund based in New York. Previous investors also participating in…

ShipBob Raises $68M in Series D

ShipBob, an ecommerce enablement technology company that provides fulfillment by bringing fast shipping options to ecommerce businesses, announced that it raised $68M in a Series D funding round. This Series D financing was led by SoftBank Vision Fund. Hyde Park Angels has been an investor in ShipBob since the Series A, and other previous investors include…

Trala Raises $3.5M in Series Seed

Trala is an AI platform that teaches users the violin through video tutorials and simultaneous feedback. The music education platform recently completed its Series Seed round of funding, securing $3.5M. Hyde Park Angels participated in the round, led by Next Play Ventures, an early-stage fund founded by LinkedIn Executive Chairman Jeff Weiner. Other investors included…

Chowbus Raises $33M in Series A

Chowbus, a food-delivery platform providing high-quality authentic Asian food, announced a $33M Series A funding round to fuel platform growth and expand into new markets. Hyde Park Angels participated in the round led by Silicon Valley-based Altos Ventures and NYC-based Left Lane Capital. Other investors include Fika Ventures, FJ Labs and Silicon Valley Bank. The…

Cohesion Raises $6.5M in Series Seed

Cohesion, a leading Intelligent Buildings software solution, raised $6.5M in seed funding to further invest in its IoT-enabled platform. Cohesion creates a suite of constant visibility solutions for landlords that helps them manage efficiencies across their portfolio, driving additional profit for landlords and value for tenants. Led by Hyde Park Angels, the seed round includes investments…

Dispatch Raises $11M in Series B

Dispatch, a B2B marketplace for courier services, recently completed its Series B round of funding, securing over $11 Million to focus on team growth. The round of funding was led by Trinity Private Equity Group with participation from HPA, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest, Great North Labs, Labora and other previous investors. Dispatch allows industrial…

HPA’s People First Approach Stands with Black Lives Matter

First and foremost, as an organization, HPA stands with the Black community and supports the pursuit of justice and equality for all. We speak out against the racism and social injustices in our society, and show our support that #BlackLivesMatter. Our nation has watched the recent acts of racism unfold with the murders of George…

HPA MD Transition Indefinitely Postponed

When the Hyde Park Angels Board of Directors and Pete Wilkins made the decision to start a Managing Director transition plan, we certainly did not anticipate a global pandemic. HPA, and the portfolio, were both in a great position, especially as we were coming off an incredible year. In 2019, we invested a record $17.4…

Equilibria Raises $2M in Series Seed

Equilibria is a Chicago-based company offering premium, farm-fresh, full-spectrum CBD products. The startup announced a Series Seed funding round of $1.97 million. HPA led this round of funding along with Salveo Capital, a firm specializing in the legalized cannabis industry. Equilibria offers premium CBD products, including topical creams, ingestible oils and softgels, targeted to women.…