Fundraising

/v1/fundraising

Returns an array of compact user objects, according to default record offset and limit.

Parameters

  • status - (required) a string value corresponding to the fundraising enumerated type.

  • limit - refers to the number of records returned in the request.

  • offset - refers to the record offset, for pagination purposes.

Note

  • if the status parameter is not included, a 400 Error: 'Missing required parameters' will be returned.
  • the status parameter accepts one of the following fundraising status values: r_fundraising, r_completed, or r_pending.
  • limit is optional (defaults to 20).
  • offset is optional (defaults to 0).
  • VC4A API key authorization required.

Return Values

  • id - the unique vc4a identifier for the round.
  • post_date - a timestamp corresponding to the date the round was posted.
  • title - the corresponding title for the round.
  • fundStatus - the status corresponding to the round.
  • venture_id - the unique vc4a identifier corresponding to the associated venture.
  • capital - the amount of capital in USD for the round.

Example Request

API Address: https://api.vc4a.com
GET /v1/fundraising.json?status=r_fundraising&limit=5

Example Response

{
    "fundraising": [{
        "id": "41209",
        "post_date": "2015-04-20 12:48:07",
        "title": "Pareto Biotechnologies - funding round",
        "fundStatus": "Raising Capital",
        "venture_id": "40578",
        "capital": "10000000"
    }, {
        "id": "40210",
        "post_date": "2015-04-20 11:58:50",
        "title": "Stayful Booking - funding round",
        "fundStatus": "Raising Capital",
        "venture_id": "40753",
        "capital": "125000"
    }, {
        "id": "41651",
        "post_date": "2015-04-15 15:44:35",
        "title": "Remit2Kenya - funding round",
        "fundStatus": "Raising Capital",
        "venture_id": "39517",
        "capital": "75000"
    }, {
        "id": "41324",
        "post_date": "2015-04-15 14:57:53",
        "title": "SaferMotos - funding round",
        "fundStatus": "Raising Capital",
        "venture_id": "38691",
        "capital": "500000"
    }, {
        "id": "41046",
        "post_date": "2015-04-09 21:14:39",
        "title": "SokoConnect - funding round",
        "fundStatus": "Raising Capital",
        "venture_id": "40416",
        "capital": "250000"
    }],
    "_metadata": [{
        "offset": "0",
        "limit": "5",
        "totalCount": 5
    }]
},
  "status_code": 200,
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v1/fundraising/stages

Returns an array of compact objects.

Parameters

  • None

Return Values

  • stages - the values corresponding to venture financing stages.

Example Request

API Address: https://api.vc4a.com
GET /v1/fundraising/stages.json

Example Response

{
  "stages": [{
    "1st-round-series-a",
    "2nd-round-working-cap",
    "3rd-round-mezzanine",
    "4th-round-bridge",
    "founder-capital",
    "seed",
    "start-up",
    "uncategorized"
  }],
  "_metadata": [{
      "totalCount": 8
    }]
}
  "status_code": 200,
  "status_txt": "OK"
}