4 05, 2021

HoneyBook raises $155M at $1B+ valuation to help SMBs, freelancers manage their businesses – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-05-04T14:31:24+00:00 May 4th, 2021|advisors, articles, battery ventures, business, business models, Canada, ceo, Chelsea Stoner, citi ventures, Co-founder, economy, entrepreneurship, executive, Funding, Fundings & Exits, General Partner, honeybook, New York, norwest venture partners, Payments, productivity tools, Recent Funding, SaaS, small business, Startups, Tel Aviv, Tiger Global Management, Uncategorized, United States, venture capital, Zeev Ventures|

HoneyBook, which has built out a client experience and financial management platform for service-based small businesses and freelancers, announced today that it has [...]

28 04, 2021

Kids-focused fintech Greenlight raises $260M in a16z-led Series D, nearly doubles valuation to $2.3B – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-28T14:27:57+00:00 April 28th, 2021|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, APPLE, Apps, Atlanta, Canapi Ventures, finance, financial services, Funding, Fundings & Exits, goodwater capital, Greenlight, Kard, latin america, leader, Microsoft, morningstar, Owl Ventures, Recent Funding, startup, Startups, TC, Tesla, TTV Capital, Uncategorized, United States, venture capital, wellington management, Y Combinator|

Greenlight, the fintech company that pitches parents on kid-friendly bank accounts, has raised $260 million in a Series D funding round that nearly [...]

18 04, 2021

Amazon announces $250 million venture fund for Indian startups – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-18T02:17:21+00:00 April 18th, 2021|Amazon, Amazon India, Asia, eCommerce, india, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Amazon on Thursday announced a $250 million venture fund to invest in Indian startups and entrepreneurs focusing on digitization of small and medium-sized [...]

29 03, 2021

Singular is a new Paris-based VC firm with $265 million – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-03-29T14:02:24+00:00 March 29th, 2021|Alven, Europe, Jeremy Uzan, Raffi Kamber, Singular, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Meet Singular, a new VC firm based in Paris that just finished raising its initial fund. The firm was founded by two former [...]

26 12, 2019

Fintech’s next decade will look radically different – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-26T06:26:41+00:00 December 26th, 2019|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, Android, Angela Strange, bain capital ventures, Bank, BlackRock, Column, equifax, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, GitHub, Google, Instagram, Marqeta, Matt Harris, Open Banking, Payments, PayPal, Shopify, stripe, TechCrunch, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Nik Milanovic Contributor Nik Milanovic is a fintech and financial inclusion enthusiast, with a decade of work across mobile payments, online lending, credit [...]

24 12, 2019

Fintech’s next decade will look radically different – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-24T18:25:06+00:00 December 24th, 2019|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, Android, Angela Strange, bain capital ventures, Bank, BlackRock, Column, equifax, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, GitHub, Google, Instagram, Marqeta, Matt Harris, Open Banking, Payments, PayPal, Shopify, stripe, TechCrunch, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

Nik Milanovic Contributor Nik Milanovic is a fintech and financial inclusion enthusiast, with a decade of work across mobile payments, online lending, credit [...]

2 12, 2019

Chinese investors double down on African startups – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-02T06:00:13+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|africa, Airbnb, alex wilhelm, China, crystal stream capital, economy, Facebook, finance, financial technology, First Round Capital, goldman, GSR Ventures, Hillhouse Capital, IDG Capital, Lori Systems, money, netease, Nigeria, Omni, online marketplace, Opay, PalmPay, reporter, saber, sequoia china, spotify, Startup company, Startups, Startups Weekly, TechCrunch, Thanksgiving, Transsion, Uber, Uncategorized, unicorn, VC, venture capital, Verizon Media, Virtual Reality, Weekend Fund, west africa|

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I [...]

9 10, 2019

WeWork expected to cut 500 tech roles – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-09T05:10:19+00:00 October 9th, 2019|adam neumann, conductor, coworking, finance, financial services, jpmorgan, jpmorgan chase, meetup, New York, Startups, the we company, Uncategorized, venture capital, WeWork, Workplace|

The WeWork saga continues this week with new reports the company may slash as many as 500 tech roles. The co-working business, whose [...]

3 10, 2019

How Bongo, the ‘Netflix of Bangladesh’, won the local video streaming market with just $10M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-03T05:05:31+00:00 October 3rd, 2019|ALTBalaji, APPLE, Apps, Asia, colors, disney, Entertainment, healthcare, iflix, internet television, Media, mesh network, Microsoft, Multimedia, Netflix, peer to peer, Sony, Startups, Streaming Media, Uncategorized, venture capital, Video, video hosting, video on demand, video streaming services, YouTube|

Bangladesh's largest video streaming service is expanding, profitable and open for buyout talks Thousands of miles away from the U.S., where technology giants, [...]