Hello and welcome back to Equity, the startup business podcast, where we unpack the numbers and nuances behind the headlines.
Alex, Natasha And Mary Ann He’s teamed up with Grace to put together another weekly roundup of tech news that might fly past your radar. Or you’re so deep in it that you’re still wandering around and looking for more information. Wherever you are, here’s where we come in:
- In our weekly newsletter, we reported that QED had made its first African investment, backing Nigerian fintech team Apt in a $50 million+ deal. And why Moon Space’s custom Earth observation satellites Remember Build-a-Bear. in addition, Founder Trail has raised $145 million in debt and equity to help B2B SaaS startup founders avoid leverage. – It is a reminder that insoluble capital is always in fashion.
- Then we come to a big topic about betting. Yes, we’re talking about Axios graduating, Haus going up for sale and Bytedance… acquiring hospitals?
- We’ll finish by talking about SoftBank’s bankruptcy and redemption arc, as well as Coinbase’s earnings.
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