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YouTrip a challenger bank in Southeast Asia raises 255M for expansion

Unshackled Ventures has 20M to invest exclusively in immigrant founders

What Silicon Valley tech VCs get wrong about consumer investing

Visa is acquiring Plaid for 53 billion 2x its final private valuation

Here are the companies that pitched in Startup Battlefield MENA

First China now Starbucks gets an ambitious VCfunded rival in Indonesia

Winning deals as a new venture capital fund

Tech concentration in big cities is growing leaving rural America behind study finds

Investors and entrepreneurs need to address the mental health crisis in startups

Insurtech startup Akur8 raises 89M from BlackFin and MTech Capital

This entrepreneur is donating unwanted bikesharing cycles to underprivileged students in Myanmar

Uber lost out on Grubhub Thats bad news for Uber Eats

MoviePass exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers

Sequoia backs Maven a virtual health clinic for women

Redefining dilution

LiDar and its Applications Part 7 Precision Forestry

Indonesia ecommerce leader Tokopedia raises 11B from Alibaba and SoftBanks Vision Fund

Los Angeles investors and entrepreneurs launch PledgeLA a diversity and inclusion program

Instacart shoppers take CEO to task in scathing open letter

TLDR: Remembering Paul Allen

Demystify hardware startups at Disrupt Berlin 2017

The troubling state of consumer privacy: Weve entered a trust apocalypse era now what

Private equity firm Great Hill Partners acquires stock media service Storyblocks

How Partnerships Can Elevate Your Startups Brand

Remitly raises 220M to expand from money transfers to financial services now at 1B valuation

Delta Air Lines shows off its smarter travel app an exoskeleton and more at CES

Sokowatch raises 14M to digitize Africas informal B2B supplychain

Distributed Energy Generation Technologies Market Analysis by Type and Application Manufacturers Regions forecast to 2025

The next great debate will be about the role of tech in society and government

A private equity bet in Latin America proves the strength of fintech investments there

UK quietly ditches porn age checks in favor of wider online harms rules

Feather raises 35M to rent furniture to millennials

Peertopeer ondemand moving startup Dolly raises 75M to expand internationally

Tech stocks walloped as China retaliates in the latest salvo of its trade war with the US

Africa Roundup: CcHubs iHub acquisition Andelas 50M run rate and layoffs Transsions IPO

Rivian is building an inhouse insurance agency

Warung Pintar raises 275M to digitize Indonesias street vendors

Naspers is in talks to invest in Southeast Asias Carousell

Meet the startups in the latest Alchemist class

LemonBox brings US vitamins and health products to consumers in China

Belvo scores 10M from Founders Fund and Kaszek to scale its API for financial services

Catalyst Fund gets 15M from JP Morgan UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups

PayU Naspers global fintech firm enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment

Frank raises 5M more in its quest to get students max financial aid

Bolt raises 50M in venture debt from the EU to expand its ridehailing business

Testing times for second wave scooter startups

Ole Harms joins us at Disrupt Berlin to talk about Moias first year of exploring mobility

Cryptocurrency and a stock market boom pushes TradingView to 37 million in new funding

TMGcore is running highefficiency crypto mines in Texas

Contentstack raises 315M Series A round for its headless CMS platform