Tech Company Financing Transactions

Pivot Trader Funding Round

DFJ Gotham Ventures, EPIC Ventures and Hudson Ventures joined a $3 million capital raise for Pivot Trader. The round closed on 9/30/2007.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

DFJ Gotham Ventures (Daniel Schultz)

EPIC Ventures

Hudson Ventures (William Carson)

SBNY (Steven Murray)

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
1 Evertrust Plaza 902
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Email Address
The firm's core offering focuses on the integration of electronic trading and instant messaging. IMTRADER is a pioneer in enterprise IM trading solutions, designed to help traders maintain a competitive edge.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
John Eley
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VP - Bus. Development
Steve Reich
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VP - Engineering
Andy Nanopoulos
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VP - Finance
Dean Efkarpidis
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VP - Operations
Bob Barlow
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VP - Sales
Daniel Conte
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