Magic Leap leads Florida’s venture capital raise in 4th quarter, 2nd only to Lyft nationwide


Plantation-based tech startup Magic Leap, which in December announced its first product, led 2017 and fourth-quarter venture capital financing in Florida with investments of $502 million, according to the quarterly MoneyTree Report released Wednesday.

Magic Leap’s investments were second nationwide to California-based, ride-share company Lyft’s $1 billion during the fourth quarter.