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YCPrototype Cargo (US military aircraft designation)
YCY Combinator (venture capital; Mountain View, CA)
YCYacht Club
YCYellow Card (soccer)
YCYuba City (city in Northern California)
YCYellowcard (band)
YCYale College
YCYouth Club
YCYouth Conference
YCYard Craft (US Navy)
YCYankee Clipper (amusement park ride)
YCYou're Crazy (Guns N' Roses song)
YCYoung Company (Creative Marketing Communications, Laguna Beach, CA)
YCYouth for Christ
YCYouth Councillor (various organizations)
YCYamhill-Carlton
YCYouth Church (various organizations)
YCOpen Lighter (Non Self-Propelled)
YCYoshi's Cookie (video game)
YCYoung Coders
YCYiffChat (website)
YCYoung Cumbria
YCDistrict Lighter Open (US Navy)
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Launched in March 2005, Y Combinator is an American seed accelerator which provides seed funding for startups.
The firm raised GBP113m from a group of investors led by Y Combinator, a US-based investment firm.
JUST six months on from its last capital plug, digital bank Monzo has raised PS113m from major US tech investor Y Combinator in a round that values the startup at more than PS2bn.
Co-founder of Paypal, Palantir Technologies, and Founders Fund, Peter Thiel, has invested in UAE construction equipment rental startup Tenderd, an e-marketplace that has received $5.8m in a seed funding round led Y Combinator and Beco, and also including Paul Graham, Paul Buchheit, Justin Mateen, Matt Mickiewicz, Venture Souq, Soma, Dynamo, and Global Founders Capital.
Necto was funded by Y Combinator in the Winter 2018 batch.
They raised a seed round of funding after Y Combinator from angel and institutional investors.
Sunstone was joined by Y Combinator Continuity and other investors in this funding effort.
And when the founders won a competition to join the prestigious Y Combinator boot camp for startups, Torba was ecstatic at the prospect of gaining access to more than $100,000 in capital and an elite network of entrepreneurs and investors.
Codeaku has got accepted at Y Combinator Startup School among a few others out of the 15,000 applied startups; Y Combinator is the Silicon Valley-based accelerator behind Dropbox and Airbnb.
Podium has raised $60 million in a Series B round led by IVP with participation from Accel, Summit Partners, GV (formerly Google Ventures), and Y Combinator.
The biggest deals of last year involved Grammarly ($110 million from General Catalyst, IVP, and Spark Capital); BitFury ($30 million from Credit China Fintech Holdings); Petcube ($10 million from Almaz Capital, Y Combinator, AVentures Capital, U.Ventures, Digital Future and others); People.ai ($7 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Y Combinator, SV Angel).
Tyson Ventures joins a strong group of investors including Origin Ventures, the Pritzker Group, startup incubator Y Combinator, Morningstar Inc.