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Late-stage deals made Q3 2020 a standout VC quarter for US-based startups

October 19, 2020 0

Investors backed a record 88 megarounds of $100 million or more Alex Wilhelm 11 hours Remember back in March when the VC game was done

Latin America’s digital transformation is making up for lost time

October 1, 2020 0

Julio Vasconcellos Contributor Julio Vasconcellos is the managing partner of Atlantico, a venture capital fund focused on Latin America. He was previously the founder of

Calling Helsinki VCs: Be featured in The Great TechCrunch Survey of European VC

September 26, 2020 0

TechCrunch is embarking on a major new project to survey the venture capital investors of Europe, and their cities. Our survey of VCs in Helsinki

Interswitch CEO Mitchell Elegbe to discuss African fintech at TechCrunch Disrupt

September 8, 2020 0

The CEO of Pan-African fintech unicorn, Mitchell Elegbe, is set to speak at TechCrunch Disrupt 2020 on September 16. He founded the company in Lagos

Calling Warsaw VCs: Be featured in The Great TechCrunch Survey of European VC

August 27, 2020 0

TechCrunch is embarking on a major new project to survey the venture capital investors of Europe. Our survey of VCs in Warsaw will capture how

After early-COVID layoffs, Hipcamp is buying competition, hiring

August 27, 2020 0

When shelter-in-place was first announced in the United States, most companies in the travel space saw bookings drop. Some shuttered. Hipcamp, a San Francisco-based startup

African payment startup Chipper Cash raises $13.8M Series A

June 17, 2020 0

African cross-border fintech startup Chipper Cash has closed a $13.8 million Series A funding round led by Deciens Capital and plans to hire 30 new staff

HBCUvc founder Hadiyah Mujhid on one way investors can advance racial equity

June 11, 2020 0

In response to VCs’ sudden rush to invest in more Black founders, Black venture capitalists and entrepreneurs have penned a bunch of advice on the best

Tech for good during COVID-19: Sky-high gifts, extra help, and chips

May 3, 2020 0

When Roger Lee, the co-founder of Human Interest, heard that San Francisco imposed shelter-in-place orders, he started blogging about layoff news and posting crowdsourced lists

Indie.vc founder Bryce Roberts: Profitability is ‘more achievable than a Series A round’

April 27, 2020 0

Despite all evidence to the contrary, there’s more to building a startup than raising venture capital. Founders are finding success without overly relying on VC