Meltwater

Meltwater is a SaaS-based platform that provides media monitoring and business intelligence solutions. Read more

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Meltwater

Meltwater is a SaaS-based platform that provides media monitoring and business intelligence solutions. Read more

John Box's photo - CEO of Meltwater

CEO

John Box

CEO Approval Rating

94/100

Founded:

2001

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyOtherMWTR

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Cision is perceived as one of Meltwater's biggest rivals. Cision was founded in 1867 in Chicago, Illinois. Cision is in the IT Services field. Cision generates $421.7M more revenue than Meltwater.

Sprout Social is Meltwater's #2 rival. Sprout Social is a Public company that was founded in 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. Sprout Social competes in the Internet Software field. Compared to Meltwater, Sprout Social has 1,000 fewer employees.

Sprinklr is one of Meltwater's top competitors. Sprinklr's headquarters is in New York, New York, and was founded in 2009. Like Meltwater, Sprinklr also operates in the SaaS industry. Sprinklr generates 122% of Meltwater's revenue.

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Annual Revenue

$326.6M

Meltwater's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 436.2M.

Meltwater Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Klear.com Ltd.

Apr 2021

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$17.8M
Klear is an Isreal-based SaaS company that provides social influence marketing, campaign management and related solutions for industries such as E-commerce and retail.
Linkfluence S.A.S.

Mar 2021

Source »
undisclosed
Linkfluence is a Paris-based SaaS platform that develops and provides brand equity tracking, campaign performance, and online reputation solutions in USA, UK, and Germany.
Sysomos, Inc.

Apr 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Sysomos develops a SaaS-based platform that provides social media analytics and intelligence management solutions for businesses.
Datasift, Inc.

Mar 2018

Source »
undisclosed
DataSift develops a cloud-based Big Data analytics platform that helps application developers acquire, process, and utilize human-generated data in real time from social networks, blogs, news sites, and other online sources.
Algo, Inc.

Aug 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Algo is an AI-based virtual analytics platform that provides workflow automation and revenue optimization solutions for brands and retailers.

These are all the companies that Meltwater has acquired. Meltwater has acquired 14 companies and its latest acquisition was Klear.com Ltd. in Apr 2021. Klear is an Isreal-based SaaS company that provides social influence marketing, campaign management and related solutions for industries such as E-commerce and retail.

Meltwater Funding History

Since Meltwater was founded in 2001, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Meltwater has raised $630.7M. Meltwater's last funding round was on Dec 2020 for a total of $395.7M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

IPO
Dec 2020
$395.7M
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Debt
Mar 2019
$175M
Debt
Feb 2017
$60M

Since Meltwater was founded in 2001, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Meltwater has raised $630.7M. Meltwater's last funding round was on Dec 2020 for a total of $395.7M

Meltwater Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

OZE is a fintech firm that develops a mobile-based business application to record their sales, expenses, payables, and receivables.
$700K
Jan 13, 2021
Seed
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Zuri is an online platform that allows users to find and book makeup artists and beauty professionals.
$100K
Aug 23, 2019
Seed
-
Cofundie is a web-based platform that allows users to find and co-invest in real estate properties.
$100K
Aug 22, 2019
Seed
-
Saada develops a cloud-based platform that offers messaging, marketing and mobile money ticketing solutions for businesses.
$100K
Aug 22, 2019
Seed
-
Nadia develops an automated healthcare application that offers real-time diagnostics and prescriptions for individuals.
$100K
Aug 22, 2019
Seed
-

These are all the companies that Meltwater has invested in. Meltwater has invested 14 companies and its latest investment was Klear.com Ltd. in Apr 2021. Klear is an Isreal-based SaaS company that provides social influence marketing, campaign management and related solutions for industries such as E-commerce and retail.

Meltwater News

March 21, 2021MarketScreener

How To Sell on Facebook Marketplace

(marketscreener.com) Move over eBay; there is a new marketplace in town that makes listing and sellin... See more »
March 19, 2021PRWeek

Meltwater acquires social intelligence company Linkfluence

It's the latest in a string of acquisitions by Meltwater.... See more »
January 28, 2021MarketScreener

The Value of API and Analysing Different Data Types

(marketscreener.com) Most businesses rely on data to adjust and optimize their strategy; but having s... See more »
January 15, 2021Afrikan Heroes

Ghanaian Fintech Startup OZ Raises $700k In Seed Funding Round

OZÉ, a Ghana-based fintech startup focused on helping African small businesses grow [...] The post Gh... See more »
January 4, 2021Martech Series

Meltwater Becomes Title Partner of Champions Chess Tour and Appoints Magnus Carlsen as Global Brand Ambassador

Meltwater, a leading global provider of media intelligence and social analytics solutions, will be th... See more »
December 7, 2020Mumbrella Asia

Meltwater IPO makes millions for founder and executive team

Global news monitoring business Meltwater has listed on the Euronext Growth Oslo, Norway. The IPO on ... See more »
December 3, 2020FinanceFeeds

Media intelligence and social analytics firm Meltwater admitted to Euronext Growth

FinanceFeeds - It's an online world. Meltwater's 328 million Euro IPO testimony to how the world has ... See more »

Meltwater Blogs

October 1, 2019Meltwater Blog

The stats are in: India loves branded video content

Indians are hooked to videos, and consumption of video content... more... See more »
September 26, 2019Meltwater Blog

Marketing in vernacular can help you do better business. Here's the proof.

The Indian demographic is unique in terms of vast cultural diversity, which naturally extends to a mu... See more »
September 13, 2019Meltwater Blog

Big Instagram Changes Ahead for Indian Marketers and Users?

Times are changing for Instagram users, both corporate and private, in India. A likely brand name cha... See more »
September 12, 2019Meltwater Blog

Master Meme-vertising, and Hack Millennial Speak

There's no denying that the internet has connected people across the world. While many have chosen to... See more »
September 11, 2019Meltwater Blog

How Spotify Jumped Onto the Social Media "Brandwagon"

Musically says "If you're not Indian, there's a strong chance you haven't played Antakshari." For the... See more »
August 28, 2019Meltwater Blog

7 Ways to Avoid the Spread of Fake News

WhatsApp is the country's top mobile messaging app, but is every single message you receive truthful,... See more »
August 7, 2019Meltwater Blog

Social Activism in a Social Media World

It may seem the most passive form of activism, but netizens often turn to social media to encourage s... See more »

Meltwater Press Releases

August 21, 2017O'Dwyer's PR News

Meltwater Stays Hot on Acquisition Trail

Continuing its aggressive acquisition spree, Meltwater has acquired Cosmify, a knowledge discovery pl... See more »
August 15, 2017Business Wire

Postmedia Announces the Closing of the Sale of Infomart

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Postmedia Network Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Postmedia Network Cana... See more »
August 14, 2017econotimes

Meltwater Acquires Cosmify to Bolster Its Data Analytics Offerings and Machine Learning Engine

Meltwater, a global leader in media intelligence and data analytics, announced the acquisition of Cos... See more »
March 6, 2017Marketwired

Executive Alerts

NEW DELHI, INDIA--(Marketwired - March 05, 2017) -... See more »
October 11, 2016Business Wire

Meltwater Announced as Platinum Sponsor of 2016 PRSA International Conference

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global media intelligence leader Meltwater will be joined by executive... See more »
August 11, 2016Marketwired

Meltwater Fast Food Industry Report Ranks Top Brands, Trends and Media Influencers

Global Leader in Media Intelligence Measures How the Top 20 Fast Food Brands Measure as Industry Infl... See more »

Meltwater Videos

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Meltwater Headquarters

465 California Street Floor 11

San Francisco, California94104

1-415-829-5900

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Meltwater Summary

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Overview

Meltwater is a SaaS-based platform that provides media monitoring and business intelligence solutions. Meltwater was founded in 2001. Meltwater's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94104. It has raised 630.7M in 3 rounds. The la...

CEO

Meltwater's CEO, John Box, currently has an approval rating of 94%. Meltwater's primary competitors are Cision, Sprout Social & Sprinklr.

Website

meltwater.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Meltwater

  1. When was Meltwater founded?

    Meltwater was founded in 2001
  2. Who is Meltwater's CEO?

    Meltwater's CEO is John Box
  3. How much revenue does Meltwater generate?

    Meltwater generates $326.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Meltwater have?

    Meltwater has historically raised $630.7M in funding
  5. Where is Meltwater's headquarters?

    Meltwater's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  1. How many employees does Meltwater have?

    Meltwater has 1,700 employees
  2. What sector does Meltwater operate in?

    Meltwater is in Systems Software, Business Intelligence (BI), SaaS
  3. Who are Meltwater's competitors?

    Meltwater's top competitors are Cision, Sprout Social, Sprinklr
  4. Who has Meltwater invested in?

    Meltwater's has invested in companies such as OZE, Zuri, Cofundie