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Hercules Technology Growth Capital

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (NYSE: HTGC) is the leading specialty finance company focused on providing senior secured loans to venture capital-backed companies in technology-related markets, including technology, biotechnology, life science and cleantech industries at all stages of development. Since inception (December 2003), Hercules has committed more than $4.0 billion to over 265 companies and is the lender of choice for entrepreneurs and venture capital firms seeking growth capital financing.

Hercules serves the debt financing needs of the venture capital industry and is an entrepreneurial company at heart. Based on its own entrepreneurial experience, the company understands what it means to challenge conventional thinking, and has learned first hand the importance of creativity and discipline in building a company and taking it public. Our focus is on growth – yours and ours.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
JumpStart 4/2014Debt$13M1
ADMA Biologics 2/2014Post IPO Debt$15M1
AcelRx Pharmaceuticals 12/2013Debt$40M1
Cell Therapeutics 12/2013Debt$5M1
ViewRay 12/2013Venture Round$30M5
InspireMD 10/2013Debt$10M1
BioAmber 7/2013Debt$25M1
Rockwell Medical 6/2013Debt$20M1
Anacor Pharmaceutical 6/2013Debt$45M1
Medrobotics 3/2013Debt$10M1
Virident Systems 7/2012Venture Round$5.7M5
CapLinked 6/2012Venture Round$400k3 6/2012Debt$1.5M1
kaleo 5/2012Debt$15M1
Alphabet Energy 3/2012Debt$2M1
Unify GmbH & Co. KG 6/2010Venture Round$38M1
Reply! Inc. 6/2010Venture Round$15M1
AVEO Pharmaceuticals 5/2010Venture Round$25M1
PolyMedix 4/2010Venture Round$14M1
InfoLogix 3/2010Venture Round$3M1
Propel Fuels 2/2010Debt$8M1
E-Band Communications 5/2009Series C2
RazorGator 3/2009Debt$10M1
Blurb 10/2008Debt$2.5M1
Cozi Group 6/2008Venture Round$8M2
Glam Media 2/2008Debt$20M2
Kadoink 1/2008Debt$2.5M1
hi5 12/2007Debt$15M1
WildTangent 11/2007Debt$20M1
Intelliden 5/2007Series E$10M4
IKANO Communications 4/2007Debt$22.5M1
Memory Pharmaceuticals 3/2007Venture Round$10M1
Transcept Pharmaceuticals 3/2007Series D$40M8
PSS Systems 3/2007Debt$5M1
Atrenta 10/2006Series D$16M7
iWatt 10/2006Venture Round$7M1
Compete 3/2006Venture Round$4M1
RazorGator 3/2006Series B$22.8M4
Atrenta 12/2005Venture Round$10M1
Cornice 12/2005Series C$97M4
AGEIA Technologies 10/2005Series C$27.5M7
Omrix Biopharmaceuticals 3/2005Venture Round$4.84M1
RazorGator 3/2005Series A$26M3


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  1. JumpStart Raises $13 Million in Venture Debt Led by Hercules Technology Growth Capital ( [edit]
  2. ADMA Biologics Secures up to $15 Million Loan Commitment from Hercules Technology Growth Capital ( [edit]
  3. AcelRx Gets $40M In Credit Facility ( [edit]
  4. Cell Therapeutics gets remaining $5 mln from Hercules Technology loan ( [edit]
  5. ViewRay Secures $30M ( [edit]
  6. InspireMD receives $10 mln from Hercules Technology Growth Capital ( [edit]
  7. BioAmber Closes $25 Mln from Hercules Capital ( [edit]
  8. Rockwell Medical Receives $20 Million in New Financing ( [edit]
  9. Anacor Receives $45 Mln Loan from Hercules Technology Growth Capital ( [edit]
  10. Medrobotics Closes an up to $10M Debt Financing ( [edit]
  11. VC Funding: Q3 2012 [edit]
  12. CapLinked Raises $400K in Funding ( [edit]
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  14. Intelliject Receives $15M Debt Financing from Hercules Technology Growth Capital ( [edit]
  15. Alphabet Energy Secures $2M in Debt Financing ( [edit]
  16. Unify and Daegis Merge to Become Industry's Most Comprehensive eDiscovery Company ( [edit]
  17. Reply! Inc. Raises $15 Million More But IPO Is Still On ( [edit]
  18. Hercules Technology Growth Capital provides $25 million commitment to Aveo Pharmaceuticals ( [edit]
  19. PolyMedix Secures $14 Million Credit Facility and Files Shelf Registration Statement ( [edit]
  20. Hercules Technology Growth Capital Provides an Additional $3.0 Million of Capital to InfoLogix, Inc. to Launch New Products Roll-Out and Fund New Growth ( [edit]
  21. Propel Fuels Raises Funds for Alt-Fuel Stations, Long Road Ahead ( [edit]
  22. E-Band Communications Corp. Raise "Series C" ( [edit]
  23. RazorGator raises $10M in debt for sold-out event ticketing ( [edit]
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  25. Gannett Takes Minority Stake In Family Organizer Cozi ( [edit]
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  30. Intelliden raises $10M more for corporate network configuration ( [edit]
  31. ISP Private Labeler Ikano Raises $25M For M&A ( [edit]
  32. Memory Pharma gets $10 mln in financing ( [edit]
  33. Insomnia drug company, TransOral, raises $40M more ( [edit]
  34. Venture Beat ( [edit]
  35. Chip design co., Atrenta raises $16M more ( [edit]
  36. Hercules Provides $7 Million of Financing to iWatt, Inc., a Power Management Integrated Circuit Company ( [edit]
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  40. Cornice announces $97M venture round ( [edit]
  41. Chip maker Ageia raises $27M ( [edit]
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