Emerging Growth and Venture Capital Alert

We are pleased to announce newly updated venture capital financing and M&A market data on Accelerate, DLA Piper's website devoted to founders, entrepreneurs, startups, emerging growth companies and the investor community.

The data covers such areas as financing deals, rounds and acquisition price from Q1 2016 through Q2 2019. To help you better understand the market and spot evolving trends, you may filter the data by time period, transaction volume, transaction type and, in some cases, industry vertical.

Accelerate was launched in 2017 to offer technology-enabled tools and services for the initial phases of a company's development, as well as guidance and best practices on how to position new companies for growth and success.

With more than 20 US and more than 90 global offices, including locations in the most important worldwide markets for emerging growth, technology and life sciences, DLA Piper is positioned to support its early stage clients' domestic and global growth objectives. DLA Piper is the only firm to rank as one of the top five most active law firms for venture capital, private equity and M&A deal volume (PitchBook 2018). In 2019, DLA Piper earned the top legal advisor ranking globally for overall 2018 M&A deal volume, according to Mergermarket's  league table, and was also ranked number one by Thomson Reuters in its 2018 M&A deal volume ranking. 

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