If a noticeable chunk of Carta startup and venture customers do leave, it would hurt the company's otherwise impressive revenue figures, but that seems unlikely to happen.
Is Carta a bad business without a secondary-market trading arm? Can it scale on its other revenue sources to the size it needs to take its large private-market valuation live?
A recent secondary stock sale shows that investors are starting to value Stripe above its most recent, slashed, valuation.
While valuations have fallen quite a bit, some sectors are still too inflated for secondaries investors to find attractive.
Now is a great time to brush up your pitch decks, practice your pitch, and get ready for when things kick off again next year.
Secondary activity is expected to return to normal in 2024. Five investors tells us where they are interested and where they are not.
Secondary activity was inconsistent this year, but if the IPO window opens back up in 2024, secondaries should return with it.
Tiger Global sold its Flipkart stake at a valuation 7% below the startup's last primary round. This outcome isn't likely to happen again.
Buyers and sellers are coming to a consensus on startup valuations which is the first step to jump starting the late-stage market.
A new fleet of startups is providing access to secondary deal data, which tells us how companies are doing in an otherwise quiet market.
Tracking secondary deals gives us insight into how investors are thinking about a company's valuation and exit timeline.
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