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The Prime Unicorn Index is a modified market cap price return index that measures the share price performance of U.S. private companies valued at $1 billion or more. The index provides empirical data to asset managers and financial advisors interested in tracking today’s private capital markets. The index is designed for use in the creation of financial products and as a performance benchmark. 

*The Prime Unicorn Index was updated from an “equal weighting” to a “modified market cap” weighting methodology as of July 1, 2020. All references to “Prime Unicorn Index” subsequent to July 1, 2020 will reflect the modified market cap methodology.

Who is included in the Prime Unicorn Index?

The Prime Unicorn Index includes every type of company, from market disruptors to the pioneers creating and defining industries of their own.

Top Unicorns by Valuation

The ever-growing list of companies is now making Unicorn investment opportunities more lucrative than ever before.

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Who can invest

in the Index?

  • Investment opportunities are available for both Institutional and Accredited Investors.

  • Investors who already own shares in the underlying component companies (i.e. VC fund managers, Family Offices, Asset Managers) or who are Limited Partners in the funds that invested into the Index companies, may want to hedge their investments by taking a short position.

  • Wealth Managers, Asset Managers, Private Banks, can get net exposure to the Pre-IPO private companies by taking a long position.

INdex Reports

Latest Index Reports

Quarterly reports detail the index, changes to the index, trends in the unicorn market, and more. 

Impossible Foods Secures $200M Series G Round

Impossible secured $200 million at a valuation of $4.03 billion if all Series G shares authorized are issued. The plant-based food company is previously backed by Temasek, Horizon Ventures, and Khosla Ventures to name a few. The most recent round, Series G, follows...

Discord Secures $100M Series G Round

Discord secured $100 million at a valuation of $3.55 billion. The software gaming company is previously backed by FirstMark, Institutional Venture Partners, Index Ventures, and Tencent to name a few. The most recent round, Series G, follows $94 million raised for...

Auth0 Secures $120M Series F Round

Auth0 authorized enough shares for a $120 million raise at a valuation of $1.77 billion. The IT security company is backed by K9 Ventures, Telstra Ventures, Trinity Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners, Sapphire Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners to name a few. The...

Marqeta Raises $150M Series E-1 Round

Marqeta authorized enough shares for a $150 million raise at a valuation of $4.52 billion. The financial services company is backed by Coatue Management and Vitruvian Partners to name a few. The most recent round, Series E-1, follows $260 million raised for Series E,...

Duolingo Secures $10M Series G Round

Duolingo authorized enough shares for a $10 million raise at a valuation of $1.49 billion, if all shares authorized are issued. The e-learning company is previously backed by CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Union Square Ventures, New Enterprise...

ForgeRock Secures $96M Series E Round

ForgeRock authorized enough shares for a $96 million raise at a valuation of $705 million, if all shares authorized are issued. The software security company is previously backed by Accel, Meritech Capital and Foundation Capital to name a few. The most recent round,...

Devoted Health Secures $450M Series C Round

Devoted Health authorized enough shares for a $450 million raise at a valuation of $3.78 billion, if all shares authorized are issued. The healthcare company is previously backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Premji Invest, Uprising Capital, Obvious Ventures, Venrock, and...

SpaceX Secures $500M in Series M Financing

SpaceX authorized enough shares for a $500 million raise at a valuation of $32.7 billion, if all shares authorized are issued. The rocket and spacecraft company was founded by Elon Musk in 2002 and has been making history ever since. SpaceX has gained worldwide...

Sentinel Labs has a new Series E round

Sentinel Labs authorized enough shares for a $153 million raise at a valuation of $994 million, if all shares authorized are issued. The cloud security company is previously backed by Data Collective, Granite Hill Capital, Redpoint Ventures, NextEquity Partners,...

Netskope has a new Series G round

Netskope authorized enough shares for a $300 million raise at a valuation of $2.23 billion, if all shares authorized are issued. The cloud security company is previously backed by Accel, Social Capital, ICONIQ, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sapphire Ventures and...