tech bubble

Editor’s note: Dileepan Siva is chief revenue officer at Moovweb. The Silicon Valley “tech bubble” is a popular topic of discussion among business pundits, entrepreneurs and analysts who have dissected and…

India’s tech bubble is about to burst

The term “fintech” has become all the rage; investors and media can’t stop talking about it. Many people also have been talking about the “bubble” in the tech industry, but…

Boom, bubble or bust for fintech?

Silicon Valley is experiencing an extended boom that has only recently shown signs of fatigue. Many observers portend an ominous environment ripe for a bust similar to the early 2000s.…

Why an inevitable “bust” of the tech boom won’t be such a bad thing

There has been no shortage of thoughtful articles exploring a bubble in technology. I would argue that the world has already been transformed, and there is no bubble in the…

How consolidations will play out in the transportation, food and entertainment industries

One of my seed portfolio founders called for advice recently. He’d raised a Series A from a Tier 1 VC and was ahead of plan, but his investor suddenly wanted…

Winter brings opportunities for the wise and frugal

The rise was like a tech startup fairytale. Within three years of founding, this unicorn company had raised more than $1 billion in venture capital — closing an astonishing $950…

Why Silicon Valley’s ‘unicorn problem’ will solve itself

“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket,” the saying goes. Well, if you’re running a startup that sells to other startups, you might be putting all your eggs in…

Startups Selling To Other Startups: A House Of Cards?

The IPO market cooled in 2015. There were fewer of them, they raised less capital and performance was down. Investor sentiment and a sideways public market were primary drivers, but…

IPO Slowdown: A Look At Company Profitability
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Riding The Funding Wave

1:00 pm PDT • August 26, 2015

When we observed an increase in Series A fundings in the first quarter of 2015, we had two theories as to what was happening. First, people are attracted to the…

Riding The Funding Wave

There has been a lot of discussion about startup valuation over the past few months. Luminaries across the industry have chimed in, suggesting we’re returning to a time of irrational…

Two Lies And A Truth About “The Bubble”

Talk of the bubble bursting eventually surfaces with every successful market. When valuations are increasing exponentially, excitement is building to a fever pitch, and companies are sprouting seemingly overnight –…

There Is No Silicon Valley Crash Coming — For A While

Varied explanations for the growing herd of unicorns — and predictions of their imminent demise — abound. But all can agree: Those who invest in unicorns are chasing returns they…

The Mystery Money Creating The Unicorn Herd