Deal 12. Discord
2015
USA
500-700
Communications
Communities
Gaming
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Deal 12. Discord
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Last round valuation
Raised in the last round
$15B
$500M
Products
Discord is a platform for instant messaging, voice calls, streaming broadcasts, and other types of media file sharing. Primarily aimed at gamers, it is also quite popular within the cryptocurrency community

It operates as a voice, video, and text communication service to connect with friends and communities. It is also used for creating communities in niche areas, such as specific games, and its low latency capabilities make its voice-over-internet protocol (VoIP) functionality ideal for gamers and individuals seeking high-quality voice chats without interference

The platform was launched in 2015 and gained popularity among eSports players, Twitch streamers, and Xbox Live users due to its low-latency chats and user-friendly interface
Voice over internet
protocol (VoIP)
Midjourney
Nitro
Discord is a voice, video and text communication service for communicating with friends and communities. It is also used to create communities in narrow niches, and its Low latency capabilities make (VoIP) functionality ideal for gamers and individuals looking for high-quality voice chats without interference
In 2022 - 2023, Discord launched integration with applications based on neural networks, which gave a surge in the popularity of the messenger among users
Discord subscriptions on Nitro offer advanced features and account customization, contributing to the company's revenue growth. Subscribers use these benefits like higher quality videos, custom emoticons, and improved file upload restrictions
Revenue in 2023
$207 mln
Financial metrics
Investors
The company has recently made moves that indicate it is preparing for an initial public offering (IPO), including hiring former senior executives from leading technology and digital companies and backing out of acquisitions of Microsoft, Twitter and Amazon

Discord is expected to list on either the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) or the Nasdaq, both prestigious public exchanges that cater to a variety of investors. This potential listing signifies significant progress for the company and its readiness to go public, offering an excellent opportunity for investors looking to capitalize on Discord's success

Discord has raised a total of $995.4 million in funding across 16 rounds, with the latest funding round raising $500 million and valuing the company at $15 billion
ARK Invest, Arcane Group, Flat Capital, Tencent, Sony, Dragoneer Investment Group,
Index Ventures, Franklin Templeton, Fidelity Investments, Accel
Revenue Growth in 2023
330%
Core team
Jason Citron
Co-founder and CEO, before Discord, founded and led a mobile gaming platform that was purchased for $104 million in 2011
Stanislav Vishnevskiy
Co-founder and CTO, before Discord was a developer of tools for game developer
Investment Proposal. Discord
The gaming market is expected to grow from 281 billion USD
in 2023 to 665 billion USD by 2030
Discord's market share is around 9%
and has significant potential for growth
The mobile VOIP communication market is expected to exceed 150 billion USD by 2024 and reach 183 billion USD by 2027
Increased usage in niches other than gaming. For example, in 2020, 70% of Discord users utilized the platform not only for gaming
The number of system users is growing by more than 20% per year
From 2018 to 2021, the company's market capitalization increased by 6.8 times
Terms and conditions
Valuation: $5.9 billion
Share price - $220
Commission:
Min chec:
Syndicate in USDT
Deal typ:
5% Setup Fee, 20% Carry
$10 000
Secondary
Erc20
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