Tag: startups

VC Backed Startups and PPP: Do You Really Need It?

There has been a lot of discussion of whether or not startups qualify for forgivable loans under the Paycheck Protection Program administered by the SBA […]

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The pendulum will swing away from founder-friendly venture raises

This post is curated by Keith Teare. It was written by Alex Wilhelm. The original is [linked here] Hello and welcome back to our regular […]

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Telehealth Startup SteadyMD Raises $6M Series A

St. Louis-based telehealth startup SteadyMD has raised $6 million in a Series A round, the company announced Thursday. Subscribe to the Crunchbase Daily SteadyMD matches […]

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Insight Partners Closes $9.5B Growth Equity Fund XI, Its Biggest To Date

Insight Partners announced this morning the final close of a massive $9.5 billion growth equity fund, dubbed Fund XI, its largest to date. Subscribe to […]

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NFX Founder/VC Survey Predicts Drop In Early-Stage VC Investment

NFX, a seed-focused venture firm, surveyed its founder and VC network of  286 founders and 114 VCs, who provided their insights about how startups are […]

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The pendulum will swing away from founder friendly venture raises

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. This morning brought fresh economic […]

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Nordic challenger bank Lunar adds €20M to its Series B

Lunar, the Nordic challenger bank that started out life as a personal finance manager app (PFM) but since acquired a full banking license last year, […]

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Digital Lending Startup Better.com Hiring ‘Aggressively’ As More People Refinance

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, mortgage interest rates have dropped significantly. More homeowners are refinancing, and since they are mostly staying home due […]

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How 6 top VCs are adapting to the new uncertainty

This post is curated by Keith Teare. It was written by Arman Tabatabai. The original is [linked here] As the global economy grinds to a […]

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How 6 top VCs are adapting to the new uncertainty

As the global economy grinds to a halt, every business sector has been impacted, including the linked worlds of startups and venture capital. But how […]

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Startups Pager, Hims & Hers Boost Telehealth Offerings To Address COVID-19 Pandemic

As more people turn to telemedicine for ailments, the current infrastructure is bursting at the seams. Suddenly, telehealth is mainstream. Subscribe to the Crunchbase Daily […]

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Startups Clamor To Meet Demand For Same-Day Delivery

With so many people confined to their homes due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s only logical that companies providing delivery services are suddenly seeing a […]

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Closing The Gap Between Classrooms And Students, ClassDojo Sees Skyrocketing Usage

With nationwide school closures, teachers and parents have had to be creative to keep kids connected with each other while ensuring they stay on top […]

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Olive Raises $51M In General Catalyst-Led Round To Create ‘The AI Workforce For Health Care’

To say hospitals are overloaded right now is an understatement. Doctors and nurses are overwhelmed addressing the COVID-19 pandemic, not just in treating those patients […]

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Addionics, a startup creating ‘next-gen’ batteries for electric cars and more, raises $6M

Addionics, an Israeli/U.K. startup that is developed next-generation rechargeable batteries for electric vehicles and other applications, has raised $6 million in funding. The round is […]

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[Podcast] Stuck@Om w/Anne Dwane, Village Global

My good friend Anne Dwane (General Partner at an early-stage venture capital firm, Village Global) joins me in this episode of Stuck@Om to chat about […]

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How to value a startup in a downturn

This post is curated by Keith Teare. It was written by Alex Wilhelm. The original is [linked here] The value of technology companies has fallen […]

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Join the FirstMark Capital squad for a live Q&A on Zoom tomorrow at 9am PDT

Stuck at home? JK! I know you are! You’re not alone. FirstMark Capital partners Rick Heitzmann, Amish Jani, Matt Turck and Beth Ferreira are also […]

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How to value a startup in a downturn

The value of technology companies has fallen as the broader public markets have repriced themselves in light of COVID-19-related market and economic disruptions. And as […]

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Venture capital isn’t escaping the downward spiral of the global economy

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. This morning we’re looking at […]

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