FI  Lightchain

     Office Locations:

2 Bellerive Country Club Drive
St. Louis, MO 63141



  • Early



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet



    Lightchain is the family office of Rodger Riney. Riney was the Founder and former CEO of discount brokerage firm Scottrade. According to Forbes, Riney is worth $3.5B. In the year after selling Scottrade, Riney donated $131 million to various causes. Riney actively supports non-profit organizations, including the Alzheimer's Association, the Humane Society of the United States, and the Salvation Army. Riney suffers from multiple myeloma and in 2017, he donated $5 million to fund research on the disease. In 2018, he donated $20 million to the Washington University School of Medicine.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Roger Riney Founder


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      C4 Therapeutics



      Series B


      Adarza BioSystems



      Series D





      Series A


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