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African crowdsolving startup Zindi scales 10,000 data scientists

February 18, 2020 0

Cape Town based startup Zindi has registered 10,000 data-scientists on its platform that uses AI and machine learning to crowdsolve complex problems in Africa. Founded

Israel’s maturing cybersecurity startup ecosystem

February 12, 2020 0

It often feels like half of the new security startups that receive funding are from Israel. As YL Ventures’ Yoav Leitersdorf and Ofer Schreiber wrote

A/O PropTech offers giant sandbox for startups disrupting real estate

February 11, 2020 0

The firm’s portfolio companies span 14 countries and serve 200K units Steve O’Hear @sohear / 12 hours A/O PropTech is a European VC that officially

Three years after raising $450M, Andreessen is back with a new $750 million life sciences fund

February 5, 2020 0

Life sciences is big business in venture capital land and firms are raising big dollars to find the companies that will lead the next healthcare

TLcom Capital closes $71M Africa fund with plans to back 12 startups

February 5, 2020 0

VC firm TLcom Capital has closed its Tide Africa Fund at $71 million with plans to make up to 12 startup investments over the next

Being a child actress prepared me for a career in venture capital 

January 31, 2020 0

A great investor needs to be comfortable operating independent of the pack Crystal McKellar 19 hours Crystal McKellar Contributor Crystal is the founder and managing

All eyes are on the next liquidity event when it comes to space startups

January 30, 2020 0

At the FAA’s 23rd Annual Commercial Commercial Space Transportation Conference in Washington, DC on Wednesday, a panel dedicated to the topic of trends in VC

As the venture market tightens, a debt lender sees big opportunities

January 25, 2020 0

David Spreng spent more than 20 years in venture capital before dipping his toe into the world of revenue-based financing and realizing there was a

Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups

January 20, 2020 0

The Catalyst Fund has gained $15 million in new support from JP Morgan and UK Aid and will back 30 fintech startups in Africa, Asia,

Trucks VC general partner Reilly Brennan is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility

January 17, 2020 0

The future of transportation industry is bursting at the seams with startups aiming to bring everything from flying cars and autonomous vehicles to delivery bots

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