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FT Partners Advises AlphaSense in its $33 mm Financing

Overview of Transaction

  • On March 7, 2016, AlphaSense ("the Company") announced a financing round led by Triangle Peak Partners, Tribeca Venture Partners and Quantum Strategic Partners, a private investment vehicle managed by Soros Fund Management
  • The round also includes notable individual investors, including Tom Glocer, former CEO of Thomson Reuters
  • AlphaSense provides intelligent search and alerting capability across a vast library of disparate resources giving users an information edge
  • The professional search functionality leverages sophisticated natural language processing and search technology that streamlines finding and tracking the most relevant information

Significance of Transaction

  • AlphaSense will use the new capital to help fund its exceptional growth, as well as continue building out the platform with additional features and functionality
  • Firmly positions the Company to expand its products and services and continue to conquer its market in solving the information overload problem for knowledge professionals

FT Partners' Role

  • FT Partners served as exclusive strategic and financial advisor to AlphaSense and its Board of Directors
  • Highlights FT Partners' continued success in achieving highly attractive outcomes for leading SaaS-based technology firms