Safeguard Scientifics’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

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President & CEO

Brian J. Sisko

CEO Approval Rating

76/100

Founded:

1953

Status:

PublicNYSESFE

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NewSpring Capital is one of Safeguard Scientifics's top competitors. NewSpring Capital was founded in 1999 in Radnor, Pennsylvania. NewSpring Capital operates in the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry. NewSpring Capital generates $135.4M less revenue than Safeguard Scientifics.

OpenView is a top competitor of Safeguard Scientifics. OpenView was founded in 2006, and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. OpenView is in the Investment Management & Fund Operators industry. OpenView generates $135.4M less revenue vs. Safeguard Scientifics.

Accel is seen as one of Safeguard Scientifics's top competitors. Accel is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, and was founded in 1983. Accel is in the Investment Management & Fund Operators field. Accel generates 23% the revenue of Safeguard Scientifics.

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Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$151.1M

Safeguard Scientifics's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 110.7M. Over the last four quarters, Safeguard Scientifics's revenue has grown by 22%. Specifically, in Q2 2020's revenue was $35.3M; in Q1 2020, it was $47.4M; in Q4 2019, it was $47.4M; in Q3 2019, Safeguard Scientifics's revenue was $28.9M.

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Safeguard Scientifics Funding History

$75M

Since Safeguard Scientifics was founded in 1953, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Safeguard Scientifics has raised $75.0M. Safeguard Scientifics' funding round was on May 2017 for a total of $75.0M

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Debt
May 2017
$75M

HPS Investment Partners, LLC

Total Funding: $75M

Since Safeguard Scientifics was founded in 1953, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Safeguard Scientifics has raised $75.0M. Safeguard Scientifics' funding round was on May 2017 for a total of $75.0M

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Syapse develops a SaaS-based platform that offers clinical bioinformatics solutions for life sciences and diagnostic laboratories.
$30M
May 27, 2020
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Aktana develops an AI-based customer relationship management and decision support platforms for pharmaceutical sales and marketing teams.
$20M
Sep 24, 2019
Debt
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Trice Medical is a medical device company that develops and distributes orthopedic diagnostics devices for patients and physicians.
$18.3M
Jan 13, 2019
Series C
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InfoBionic is a digital health company that focuses on developing a wireless remote patient monitoring platform for chronic disease management.
$50M
Sep 10, 2018
Equity
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MeQuilibrium develops a human capital analytics platform for enterprises to create personalized training programs that built employee skills.
$7M
Aug 13, 2018
Series C
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Safeguard Scientifics News

July 20, 2020MarketScreener

to Host a Virtual Discussion With meQuilibrium

(marketscreener.com) RADNOR, Pa., July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. announced... See more »
May 28, 2020HIT Consultant Media

Syapse Lands $30M to Accelerate Real-World Evidence in Oncology

What You Should Know: - Syapse raises $30M in new equity funding to enable healthcare providers to de... See more »
April 6, 2020The Business Journals: Philadelphia

CEO of Radnor-based venture capital firm steps down as COVID-19 hurts portfolio companies, halts M&A

Safeguard Scientifics' CEO is stepping down from his role at the Radnor-based venture capital firm as... See more »
April 6, 2020MarketScreener

Safeguard Scientifics Announces Organizational Changes To Drive Shareholder Returns

(marketscreener.com) RADNOR, Pa., April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. today ann... See more »
February 27, 2020MarketScreener

Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2019 Financial Results

(marketscreener.com) RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. today ann... See more »
February 18, 2020MarketScreener

To Release Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2019 Financial Results On Thursday, February 27th

(marketscreener.com) RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. will rele... See more »
December 11, 2019FinanzNachrichten

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. to Present at the Investor Summit on December 17th in Philadelphia.

PHILADELPHIA, PA / ACCESSWIRE / December 11, 2019 / Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE), will be presen... See more »

Safeguard Scientifics Blogs

August 14, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Postscript: Selling to the Enterprise

Cloud has been a blessing and a curse for enterprise selling. The risk shift of managing infrastructu... See more »
May 23, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Q&A: Joe Proto, CEO, Transactis - On Overcoming Early Adversity

While the consequential decisions leading up to the economic crisis of the late 2000s and early 2010s... See more »
May 23, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Q&A: Joe Proto, CEO, Transactis – On Overcoming Early Adversity

While the consequential decisions leading up to the economic crisis of the late 2000s and early 2010s... See more »
May 1, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Innovating in a Crowded Marketplace for Healthcare Delivery

Every patient desires high-quality care at a cost-efficient price. Studies have shown that these two... See more »
April 20, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Quantum Computing: Its Emergence and Implications on Information Security

Mark Pecen is the Chairman, ETSITC Cyber Working Group for Quantum Safe Cryptography (QSC) (France), ... See more »
March 29, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

When Is a Unicorn Really Worth $1 Billion?

In an era of ambitious startup valuations, it's important to remember how difficult it is to grow and... See more »
March 7, 2017Safeguard Scientifics Blog

Winning the Digital Disruption Game: Answering the 'CAST'ing Call

This post originally appeared on CIOReview.com on March 6th, 2017. By: Peter Coffee, VP for Strategi... See more »

Safeguard Scientifics Press Releases

May 17, 2019PR Newswire

Safeguard Scientifics' Partner Company Transactis Acquired by Mastercard

RADNOR, Pa., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the... See more »
May 2, 2019PR Newswire

Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

RADNOR, Pa., May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the ... See more »
February 19, 2019PR Newswire

Safeguard Scientifics Hires Evercore As Its Financial Advisor In Furtherance Of Its Strategic Plan

RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the ... See more »
January 24, 2019CentralCharts

Safeguard Scientifics to Present at Noble Capital Markets' Fifteenth Annual Investor Conference

RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the C... See more »
January 3, 2019StreetInsider

Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 19th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas For The New Year" Investor Conference

RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the C... See more »
December 3, 2018LD Micro

Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Propeller Health To Be Acquired For $225 Million By ResMed

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that its partner co... See more »
November 28, 2018centralcharts

Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event

RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the C... See more »

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170 North Radnor-Chester Road Suite 200

Radnor, Pennsylvania19087

610-293-0600

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Overview

Safeguard Scientifics is a provider of growth capital and operational support services for healthcare, financial services and digital media companies. Safeguard Scientifics was founded in 1953. Safeguard Scientifics' headquarters is located in Radnor,...

CEO

Safeguard Scientifics's President & CEO, Brian J. Sisko, currently has an approval rating of 76%. Safeguard Scientifics's primary competitors are NewSpring Capital, OpenView & Accel.

Website

safeguard.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Safeguard Scientifics

  1. When was Safeguard Scientifics founded?

    Safeguard Scientifics was founded in 1953
  2. Who is Safeguard Scientifics's CEO?

    Safeguard Scientifics's CEO is Brian J. Sisko
  3. How much revenue does Safeguard Scientifics generate?

    Safeguard Scientifics generates $151.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Safeguard Scientifics have?

    Safeguard Scientifics has historically raised $75M in funding
  5. Where is Safeguard Scientifics's headquarters?

    Safeguard Scientifics's headquarters is in Radnor Pennsylvania, USA
  1. How many employees does Safeguard Scientifics have?

    Safeguard Scientifics has 33 employees
  2. What sector does Safeguard Scientifics operate in?

    Safeguard Scientifics is in Diversified Investment Services
  3. Who are Safeguard Scientifics's competitors?

    Safeguard Scientifics's top competitors are NewSpring Capital, OpenView, Accel
  4. Who has Safeguard Scientifics invested in?

    Safeguard Scientifics's has invested in companies such as Syapse, Aktana, Trice Medical