Nick Statman

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What does a global mindset look like in a world where most of us no longer travel? And what does it mean to be local when everyone is connected? Those are the first questions we had in mind when we …

Giannis Antetokounmpo Has Put His Money Where His Message Is

Last November was a big month for Pittsburgh-based Ready Nutrition Founder and President Pat Cavanaugh. His then-seven-year-old startup made a big splash by introducing NFL superstar Aaron Donald as …

Introducing the term-sheet grader

When we launched in 2016, we took the unusual approach of saying wed buy common stock in startups. We believed then, and still do, that alignment with founders was more important than covering our do…

Thriva raises £4M from Target in an era when at-home blood testing is more crucial than ever

Thriva emerged in 2016 as an at-home blood-testing startup allowing people to check, for instance, cholesterol levels. In the era of a pandemic, however, at-home blood testing is about to become quit…

Ex-Tesla product exec raises $10 million for his mission to upgrade the lowly fuse box

Arch Rao closed the $10.1 million financing round for Span, his company pitching homeowners on an upgrade to the fuse box, in the middle of February. The company had already seen what was happening …

Two of Apple’s former HomePod masterminds prep a ‘revolutionary’ speaker

Many tech startups like to brag about having former employees of Silicon Valley giants among their ranks, but this is one that may have more of an impact than most. Financial Timessources say that ex…

Indian education startup Byju’s is fundraising at a $10B valuation

Byjus, an education learning startup in India that has seen a surge in its popularity in recent weeks amid the coronavirus outbreak, is in talks to raise as much as $400 million at a $10 billion valu…

How risk-parity investment strategies unravelled

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Who Is Still Investing in Magic Leap in 2020?

Despite recently having to announce the lay off of 1,000 employees, it would now appear that Magic Leap has somehow pulled a $350 million miracle out of its ass. In a letter sent to employeesfirst …

accessiBe Gets $12 Million To Usher an Accessible Web with Ada Compliance

Web accessibility software accessiBe announced that it has received a $12 million investment from private equity firm K1 Investment Management, LLC. The funding is expected to fuel accesiBes expansio…