Private Markets, Reimagined.

Caplight’s market data, price discovery tools, and derivatives enable shareholders, institutional investors, and brokers to trade the pre-IPO asset class with more confidence.

* How our data is sourced
Kraken
$
2.69B
13
%
$
2.69B
13
%
Zipline
$
1.49B
16
%
$
1.49B
16
%
Brex
$
5.79B
4
%
$
5.79B
4
%
Plaid
$
8.41B
1
%
$
8.41B
1
%
Revolut
$
14.64B
5
%
$
14.64B
5
%
Neuralink
$
7.84B
14
%
$
7.84B
14
%
Tanium
$
4.82B
7
%
$
4.82B
7
%
Anduril
$
6.69B
12
%
$
6.69B
12
%
Rappi
$
2.20B
5
%
$
2.20B
5
%
Patreon
$
1.63B
1
%
$
1.63B
1
%
Instacart
$
11.08B
9
%
$
11.08B
9
%
Databricks
$
26.16B
5
%
$
26.16B
5
%
Epic Games
$
23.05B
1
%
$
23.05B
1
%
Chime
$
10.93B
4
%
$
10.93B
4
%
Opensea
$
2.64B
7
%
$
2.64B
7
%
Airtable
$
5.08B
3
%
$
5.08B
3
%
Stripe
$
64.60B
6
%
$
64.60B
6
%
Kraken
$
2.69B
13
%
$
2.69B
13
%
Zipline
$
1.49B
16
%
$
1.49B
16
%
Brex
$
5.79B
4
%
$
5.79B
4
%
Plaid
$
8.41B
1
%
$
8.41B
1
%
Revolut
$
14.64B
5
%
$
14.64B
5
%
Neuralink
$
7.84B
14
%
$
7.84B
14
%
Tanium
$
4.82B
7
%
$
4.82B
7
%
Anduril
$
6.69B
12
%
$
6.69B
12
%
Rappi
$
2.20B
5
%
$
2.20B
5
%
Patreon
$
1.63B
1
%
$
1.63B
1
%
Instacart
$
11.08B
9
%
$
11.08B
9
%
Databricks
$
26.16B
5
%
$
26.16B
5
%
Epic Games
$
23.05B
1
%
$
23.05B
1
%
Chime
$
10.93B
4
%
$
10.93B
4
%
Opensea
$
2.64B
7
%
$
2.64B
7
%
Airtable
$
5.08B
3
%
$
5.08B
3
%
Stripe
$
64.60B
6
%
$
64.60B
6
%

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The Clients We Serve

Caplight has earned the trust of major institutional players. Whether they're investors, brokers, or shareholders, our data and price discovery tools have been invaluable resources for navigating the private market.

We've facilitated transactions between clients with AUM's ranging from $1m to $100b.

Institutional Investors

Caplight helps the world’s leading VCs, LPs, family offices, and hedge funds gain access to the liquidity they need through a range of electronic and brokered marketplaces.

Registered Brokers

Many of the largest and most active broker-dealers in private markets use Caplight to monitor price movements and market depth for the names that they trade.

Shareholders

Employees and founders can monitor the price of their private company stock and use Caplight's unique derivative products to access liquidity in a tax-efficient manner.

Accredited Investors

Early stage investors and high-net worth individuals can use Caplight to monitor the private markets and compare across the deal structures that are available to them.

Caplight Data

Trade and follow private markets with unparalleled transparency

Caplight Data provides insights on the recent trade history of broker-dealers, insights on historical price movements in the private market, and real-time alerts for significant price movements.

Transaction & Order History

Bid-Ask Volume Ratio

Bids
Asks

Order Price History

Buy Orders
Sell Orders

Top movers

30-day price changes

Top gainers and losers across late-stage private companies

Kraken
Financial Software
$ Change
$
1.99
$
1.99
% Change
13
%
13
%
Price/Share
$
13.34
Valuation
$
2.69B
Zipline
Logistics
$ Change
$
3.31
$
3.31
% Change
16
%
16
%
Price/Share
$
17.40
Valuation
$
1.49B
Brex
Other Financial Services
$ Change
$
0.68
$
0.68
% Change
4
%
4
%
Price/Share
$
16.35
Valuation
$
5.79B
Plaid
Financial Software
$ Change
$
3.71
$
3.71
% Change
1
%
1
%
Price/Share
$
365.42
Valuation
$
8.41B
Revolut
Financial Software
$ Change
$
14.24
$
14.24
% Change
5
%
5
%
Price/Share
$
270.48
Valuation
$
14.64B
Neuralink
Therapeutic Devices
$ Change
$
5.23
$
5.23
% Change
14
%
14
%
Price/Share
$
42.57
Valuation
$
7.84B
Tanium
Network Management Software
$ Change
$
0.46
$
0.46
% Change
7
%
7
%
Price/Share
$
6.11
Valuation
$
4.82B
Anduril
Aerospace and Defense
$ Change
$
1.84
$
1.84
% Change
12
%
12
%
Price/Share
$
13.49
Valuation
$
6.69B
Rappi
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
$ Change
$
1.41
$
1.41
% Change
5
%
5
%
Price/Share
$
26.74
Valuation
$
2.20B
Patreon
Media and Information Services
$ Change
$
0.19
$
0.19
% Change
1
%
1
%
Price/Share
$
18.90
Valuation
$
1.63B
Instacart
Internet Retail
$ Change
$
3.51
$
3.51
% Change
9
%
9
%
Price/Share
$
35.11
Valuation
$
11.08B
Databricks
Database Software
$ Change
$
2.66
$
2.66
% Change
5
%
5
%
Price/Share
$
50.60
Valuation
$
26.16B
Epic Games
Entertainment Software
$ Change
$
6.74
$
6.74
% Change
1
%
1
%
Price/Share
$
680.79
Valuation
$
23.05B
Chime
Financial Software
$ Change
$
1.26
$
1.26
% Change
4
%
4
%
Price/Share
$
30.23
Valuation
$
10.93B
Opensea
Financial Software
$ Change
$
9.60
$
9.60
% Change
7
%
7
%
Price/Share
$
127.52
Valuation
$
2.64B
Airtable
Software Development Applications
$ Change
$
6.13
$
6.13
% Change
3
%
3
%
Price/Share
$
81.40
Valuation
$
5.08B
Stripe
Financial Technology
$ Change
$
1.74
$
1.74
% Change
6
%
6
%
Price/Share
$
27.28
Valuation
$
64.60B

For Institutional Investors

Portfolio

Your private market portfolio in one place with price movements and reporting.

Portfolio

Derivatives

Transact in the private markets using call and put options

Derivatives
Portfolio

Monitor Your Private Market Portfolio

Monitor a range of private market investments with our platform and comprehensive data reporting powered by MarketPrice.

Deeper Insights

Track the value of private company stock based on recent market activity, instead of marking everything at book value.

Market Notifications

Receive email alerts as soon as price movements are detected for select private issuers or target sectors.

Automated Reporting

Receive a monthly digest with price movements and observed trades for a pre-selected set of issuers.

Portfolio
Visia
Fintech
Share Count
10M
MarketPrice
$2.13
Current Value
$21.3M
% Change
Sterling Cooper
Ad-Tech
Share Count
525K
MarketPrice
$62.30
Current Value
$32.7M
% Change
Mediseed
Biotechnology
Share Count
850K
MarketPrice
$14.70
Current Value
$12.5M
% Change
Graviva
Aerospace
Share Count
2.2M
MarketPrice
$7.16
Current Value
$15.8M
% Change
Caplight Derivatives

Derivatives for Private Markets

Caplight Data gives you insights on the recent trade history of regulated broker-dealers, insights on historical price movements in the private market, and real-time alerts for significant price movements.

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What people are saying about us

Read about the work we're doing.

Sifted

"New data shows that the prices of some of Europe’s most successful private tech scaleups have fallen as much as half in the last 18 months....The data was compiled by Caplight Technologies, a startup that helps institutional investors trade on pre-IPO companies."

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Andreeson Horowitz

"It's likely we'll see a new generation of private market exchanges formed to meet this growing need for liquidity — and that they will begin as software."

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Washington Post

"Moreover, because Bahamas-based FTX is private, it wasn’t possible to short the company’s shares[...] but financial engineers are trying to solve that problem[....] Caplight Technologies lets professional investors make bullish or bearish bets on unlisted startups via call and put options."

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Bloomberg

“Caplight is developing tech to enable institutional investors to take long and short private company positions via synthetic derivatives, so whether or not they own any actual shares in certain startups, they can bet on their rise or fall."

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TechCrunch

“Caplight is developing tech to enable institutional investors to take long and short private company positions via synthetic derivatives, so whether or not they own any actual shares in certain startups, they can bet on their rise or fall."

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Strictly VC

"An untapped...underserved opportunity, to enable institutional investors like hedge funds, family offices, endowments, pensions....to use options & derivatives...in the private markets"

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Business Insider

"It's incredibly hard to hedge a startup portfolio. Caplight will provide a marketplace of options for investors to hedge portfolio risk... This ultimately should increase risk appetite, funneling more money into the early stages."

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