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Crypto hedge fund Three Arrows Capital (3AC) has filed for Chapter 15 bankruptcy in New York, according to a report in Bloomberg. The mega fund, founded by Credit Suisse traders…

Crypto mega hedge fund Three Arrows Capital reportedly files for bankruptcy in New York

Last year, U.K. cybersecurity startup CybSafe, a “behavioral security” platform, raised a $7.9 million Series A. This SaaS product with a per-user-based, subscription licensing model has a “behavior-led” platform that…

Behavioral cybersecurity platform CybSafe raises $28M Series B led by Evolution Equity Partners

While much of the recent capital has targeted the consumer-facing, or downstream side, the firm believes future investments will go into technologies closer to the farm or lab.

Synthesis Capital closed its first fund with $300M, giving boost to food tech’s future

Alex Lim, a British-born VC based in the Bay Area who invested in Hopin, UiPath, Discord, and many other unicorns has decided to up stakes and leave Sand Hill Road…

Blossom Capital lures Alex Lim from Silicon Valley to join the European tech boom

SOPHiA GENETICS, the shoutily and poorly capitalized-named startup that’s combining machine learning tools for medical imaging and genetic sequencing to come up with a more holistic view of diseases for…

Combining machine learning tools for medical imaging with genetic sequencing nets Sophia Genetics $110M

Khatabook, a startup that is helping small businesses in India record financial transactions digitally and accept payments online with an app, has raised $60 million in a new financing round…

India’s Khatabook raises $60 million to help merchants digitize bookkeeping and accept payments online

SirionLabs, a startup that provides contract management software to enterprises, has raised $44 million in a new financing round as it looks to expand and handle surge in demand from…

SirionLabs raises $44M to scale its contract management software

Being a supply chain merchant often means cobbling together different ways of keeping in touch with buyers, including emails, text messages and paper invoices. Tinvio wants to simplify the process…

Tinvio, a communication platform for supply chain merchants, gets $5.5 million seed round
Startups

An IPO? In this economy?

7:46 am PDT • April 20, 2020

Late last week a Chinese company called Kingsoft Cloud filed to go public in the United States. There are a few questions to answer.

An IPO? In this economy?

As the world locks down borders and capital flows to brace for the impact of coronavirus, Brazilian startups continue to attract international attention.

Latin America Roundup: Grupo ZAP, Grow Mobility, Wavy get acquired; Credijusto adds $100M; Cornershop, iFood brace for delivery boom

China’s annual auto show in Beijing has been postponed because of novel coronavirus, as the number of cases of people infected surpass 71,000. The Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, which was…

Beijing Auto Show postponed due to coronavirus

Featured Article

Meet ‘The Prepared,’ the media company pitching disaster preparedness for everyone

A little over two years ago, The New Yorker ran a story about the survivalism craze sweeping Silicon Valley. The moneyed elite behind the tools of convenience that make modern life were, it turned out, making detailed contingency plans for the collapse of the civilization they’d help architect. Now, there’s a media company for that. The…

12:21 pm PDT • May 9, 2019
Meet ‘The Prepared,’ the media company pitching disaster preparedness for everyone

One of Israel’s largest venture capital funds is a new later-stage vehicle focused on healthcare. The aMoon investment firm launched its second vehicle in April 2018 and just announced its…

A healthcare investment fund has become one of Israel’s largest with a $660 million close

According to the filing, Lyft recorded $2.2 billion in 2018 revenue on a net loss of $911 million.

Lyft unveils its S-1 and nearly $1B in 2018 losses

Sequoia has announced the close of its newest fund for India and Southeast Asia. The firm has raised $695 million for this fund, which is its fifth since it expanded into…

Sequoia wraps up new $695M fund for India and Southeast Asia

As the popularity of cryptocurrencies has grown, so has the banking industry’s interest in blockchain for fintech, with an increased and focused push on bank-backed blockchain projects.

Bank-based blockchain projects are going to transform the financial services industry

In a first for national grocery chains, Albertsons is buying the healthy meal kit delivery startup Plated for an undisclosed amount, brokered by Credit Suisse Group AG.

Albertsons snaps up meal kit startup Plated for $200 million

Utah-based Domo has been a force in the enterprise space for a few years with its data management platforms, but the team is poised for growth with an additional $131…

Domo takes on Slack with $131 million at $2 billion+ valuation

In a move that could be torn from the playbook of SolarCity, Bloom Energy introduced a financing service today called Bloom Electrons that could popularize its solid oxide fuel cells,…