17 07, 2019

UK deep tech VC IQ Capital launches new $125M growth fund, closes third VC fund at $175M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-17T04:00:42+00:00 July 17th, 2019|APPLE, Bristol, cambridge, economy, entrepreneurship, Europe, european union, Facebook, finance, Funderbeam, Funding, Google, IQ Capital Partners, London, National Grid Partners, oracle, Oxford, Paragraf, partech ventures, Private Equity, privitar, TC, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, venture capital|

IQ Capital, a U.K.-based deep tech fund that has invested in startups such as Paragraf, Senseye and Funderbeam, has launched a new $125 [...]

6 07, 2019

PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-06T15:54:44+00:00 July 6th, 2019|africa, Asia, eastern europe, economy, Europe, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, Funding, Fundings & Exits, Google, india, Israel, Japan, latin america, MDI Ventures, money, Naspers, Payments, payu, red dot payment, series B, skype, Southeast Asia, Toivo Annus, Uncategorized|

PayU, the Naspers-owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal [...]

6 06, 2019

Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee banking services for teens – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-06T15:26:45+00:00 June 6th, 2019|age, alpha, Amazon, api, Bank, Banking, Collaborative Fund, credit cards, crosslink capital, debit card, debit cards, e-commerce, economy, Evolve, finance, financial services, First Data, Jeffrey Katzenberg, mastercard, money, NAS, north america, payment card, Recent Funding, Sesame Ventures, smartphone, Startups, Step, stripe, touchtech, Uncategorized, United States, Will Smith|

The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely [...]

25 05, 2019

Why Luckin’s ultimate target may not be Starbucks – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-05-25T15:16:58+00:00 May 25th, 2019|7-eleven, Apps, Asia, China, Coffee, courier services, drinks, finance, Food, food and drink, luckin, Luckin Coffee, Seattle, shenzhen, Social, starbucks, Startups, TC, Uncategorized|

Starbucks plans to double its store count in China to 5,000 in 2021 and Luckin, a one-year-old coffee startup, is matching up by [...]

12 04, 2019

A deep dive into the Uber S-1 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-12T02:46:09+00:00 April 12th, 2019|Benchmark, carsharing, chief executive officer, commuting, economy, Equity podcast, finance, initial public offering, Kate Clark, Softbank, SoftBank Group, Softbank Vision Fund, Startups, TC, TechCrunch, transport, Transportation, Travis Kalanick, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

 Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. It’s time for another Equity [...]

7 04, 2019

On balance, the cloud has been a huge boon to startups – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-07T14:42:08+00:00 April 7th, 2019|Amazon, Amazon Web Services, AWS, cloud, cloud applications, cloud computing, cloud services, cloud storage, Comcast, computing, Dropbox, engineer, Enterprise, Facebook, finance, Google, IBM, Microsoft, mobile phones, openstack, Pinterest, Rackspace, Salesforce, salesforce.com, smartphones, Startups, TC, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital, Walmart|

Today’s startups have a distinct advantage when it comes to launching a company because of the public cloud. You don’t have to build [...]

22 01, 2019

Backing Culture Genesis, T.I. launches Tech Cypha, an investment syndicate for tech deals – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-22T13:44:18+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Amazon, Atlanta, business, Chamillionaire, economy, Entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, finance, Georgia Tech, Los Angeles, Louisiana, NAS, national venture capital association, PillPack, Private Equity, queensbridge venture partners, snoop dogg, Startup company, TC, Tech Cypha, Uncategorized, United States, upfront ventures, venture capital|

With an inaugural investment into the Los Angeles-based entertainment startup Culture Genesis, Clifford Harris Jr., who’s better known as “T.I.”, has launched a new syndicated [...]

13 01, 2019

President Bolsonaro should boost Brazil’s entrepreneurial ecosystem – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-13T13:34:54+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Amazon, Australia, Bank, brazil, chicago, chief, Chile, Column, Congress, department of justice, executive, finance, General Partner, head, Japan, latin america, Ministry of Economy, petrobras, Politics, president, sao paulo, Singapore, south korea, switzerland, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Uncategorized, United States, University of Chicago, venture capital|

Romero Rodrigues Contributor More posts by this contributor Brazil’s fintech boom offers new vertical opportunities for investors Brazil’s tech-sector bright spots beckon as it [...]

22 08, 2018

Amazon-backed lending platform Capital Float buys consumer finance startup Walnut – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-08-22T11:30:20+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Amazon, Android, Apps, Asia, Capital Float, economy, finance, financial services, Fundings & Exits, india, money, Uncategorized, walnut|

India-based lending platform Capital Float has been busy raising capital, having closed an Amazon-led $22 million extension to its $45 million Series C [...]

20 08, 2018

Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’ – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-08-20T23:29:22+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Apps, BlackRock, eCommerce, finance, hedge fund, Mobile, Robinhood, Startups, TC, titan, Uncategorized, Wealthfront|

What Robinhood did to democratize buying individual stocks, Titan wants to do for investing in a managed portfolio. Instead of being restricted to [...]