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Spectrum is a discerning, helpful and knowledgeable partner who helped us at every stage of the way.
Lynda Weinman, Founder lynda.comLearn More
Grubhub IPO
Spectrum helped us at every stage of our expansion, providing invaluable support to our team.
Jonathan Zabusky, former CEO Seamless, President GrubhubLearn More
GoodRx Application on Tablet
Spectrum’s demonstrated understanding of both healthcare and consumer Internet made them an ideal partner.
Doug Hirsch, Co-CEO & Co-Founder GoodRxLearn More
Verafin FRAMLx
I valued Spectrum's patient approach to relationship building which began long before a formal investment.
Jamie King, CEO VerafinLearn More
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Spectrum’s financial technology experience has been valuable in helping us achieve our global growth ambitions.
Chris Concannon, CEO BatsLearn More
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Spectrum's unique experience with leading internet companies has been vital in helping to formulate our global growth plans.
Christian Springub, Fridtjof Detzner, Matthias Henze, Founders JimdoLearn More
SurveyMonkey-Staff
I trusted Spectrum with our next phase of growth, and they’ve proved to be a tremendous partner.
Ryan Finley, Founder SurveyMonkeyLearn More
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Our decade long partnership with Spectrum has been instrumental in making Ancestry the success it is today.
Tim Sullivan, CEO Ancestry.comLearn More

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Apr 14, 2016

Bats IPO

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The Bats IPO priced at the high end of its range at $19 / share, valuing the company at $1.8 billion. The offering included 13.3 million shares, raising $253 million for selling shareholders.

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Apr 01, 2016

Spectrum Continues to Support Ancestry as Part of New Equity Investment

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As the world’s leading franchise for online family history and consumer genomics, Ancestry will use the new investment to accelerate growth initiatives across its genealogy and AncestryDNA business.

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Oct 27, 2015

Litmus Receives Investment from Spectrum Equity

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Litmus, the leading email creation, testing and analytics company, receives a $49 million growth investment from Spectrum Equity.

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Oct 27, 2015

Brian Regan Joins Spectrum Equity as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer

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Brian Regan will be responsible for the firm’s financial operations and will assist portfolio companies in strategic planning for growth initiatives.

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Oct 13, 2015

RainKing Receives Investment from Spectrum Equity and Announces New CEO

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RainKing receives a $67 million growth investment from Spectrum Equity and announces John Stanfill, former CoStar executive, as the new CEO.

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Oct 07, 2015

Francisco Partners and Spectrum Equity Make Growth Investment in GoodRx

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GoodRx, the leading online platform to access, compare and transact on discounted prescription drug prices, receives a growth investment from Francisco Partners and Spectrum Equity.

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