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

1276 startups funded

197 exits

$ 3,755,233,100 in total exits

$ 13,627,715,054 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 $ 90,103,705
YC W06 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2006 7 $ 39,000,000 $ 71,670,000
YC S06 Boston, MA, US 6/2006 10 $ 258,000,000 $ 106,114,000
YC W07 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2007 13 $ 983,000,000 $ 76,806,762
YC S07 Boston, MA, US 6/2007 19 $ 30,000,000 $ 1,183,224,999
YC W08 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2008 20 $ 285,000,000 $ 30,319,400
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 $ 58,125,000 $ 669,875,000
YC W10 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2010 27 $ 245,600,000 $ 176,922,000
YC S10 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2010 36 $ 255,000,000 $ 325,176,617
YC W11 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2011 45 $ 70,000,000 $ 344,468,972
YC S11 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2011 64 $ 217,800,000 $ 553,676,402
YC W12 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2012 65 $ 100,000,000 $ 1,039,861,057
YC S12 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2012 87 $ 3,500,000 $ 1,095,595,416
YC W13 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2013 48 $ 15,000,000 $ 1,156,947,059
YC S13 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2013 55 $ 350,000 $ 496,084,000
YC W14 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2014 75 $ 1,000,000,000 $ 557,668,588
YC S14 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2014 86 $ 20,000,000 $ 368,892,768
YC W15 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2015 113 $ 370,644,631
YC S15 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2015 107 $ 170,204,976
YC W16 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2016 123 $ 196,442,429
YC S16 Mountain View, CA, US 6/2016 96 $ 95,472,068
YC W17 Mountain View, CA, US 1/2017 103 $ 11,302,105

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Created: 04-May-2012, 00:00

Last modified: 26-Mar-2017, 06:00