CVC  Nasdaq Ventures estment-program

     Office Locations:

One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway
New York, NY 10006
Phone: 212-401-8700



  • Early
  • Growth
  • Seed



  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Nasdaq Ventures is a global venture investing program focused on cultivating talent and technology advancement within financial services - spurring innovation that ensures Nasdaq's technology and services are at the forefront of the industry. Investments provided by Nasdaq Ventures will range from $1M to $10M and seed- to Series C funding. Each investment will work with and support NASDAQ's core business strategies and mission. Initial focus will include: digital transfer/payment/transaction processing; machine and artificial intelligence; emerging and frontier marketplace; and data & analytics. The firm is looking for companies with a strategic connection to its 5 key business lines: Listings, Data & Index, Market Infrastructure Technology, Corporate Solutions Technology and the Operation of Capital Markets.

    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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    Gary Offner President
    Yordanka Ilieva Associate


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series B


    Portfolio companies include:

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