Q4 Inc., a provider of cloud-based investor relations and capital market solutions, closed a USD$38m Series C financing round.
The round was led by Napier Park Financial Partners with participation from existing investors OpenText Enterprise Apps Fund (OTEAF), Information Venture Partners and Espresso Capital. As part of this transaction, Dan Kittredge and Ned May from Napier Park will join the Q4 Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the new funds for the continued development of its investor relations CRM and analytics platform, expand global sales and marketing efforts, and pursue strategic acquisitions.
Led by Darrell Heaps, CEO, Q4 provides IR solutions with a range of analytics, CRM, website, webcasting and professional services. Since 2013, the company has been expanding its capital markets platform and capabilities, building-out an IR CRM. This analytics and workflow solution integrates quantitative and real-time shareholder analytics, AI targeting, pipeline management, and roadshow planning tools, as well as advanced website and event analytics. The company recently released Studio, its next generation investor website platform.
Today, over 1,200 global brands use the company’s suite of IR solutions.
Q4 has offices in New York, Chicago, Toronto, Copenhagen, and London.