Madrona Venture Labs raises $8M, unveils plan to turn its investors into co-founders of spinouts

Madrona Venture Labs raises $8M, unveils plan to turn its investors into co-founders of spinouts

The Madrona Venture Labs team, clockwise from left: Flora Ku, Keith Rosema, Maria Hess, Henry Huang, Mike Fridgen, Jay Bartot, Jason Flateboe. (Madrona Venture Labs photo) The news: Madrona Venture …

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Vinted raises $303M for its 2nd-hand clothes marketplace, used by 45M and now valued at $4.5B – TechCrunch

Vinted raises $303M for its 2nd-hand clothes marketplace, used by 45M and now valued at $4.5B – TechCrunch

The circular economy, in which consumers themselves are both providers and buyers of goods and services, has emerged as a popular and trusted way of buying and selling things over …

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Seattle startup TwinStrand raises $50M to expand tech that identifies rare genetic mutants

Seattle startup TwinStrand raises $50M to expand tech that identifies rare genetic mutants

Jesse Salk, CEO and Co-Founder of TwinStrand Biosciences. (TwinStrand photo) New financing: Gene sequencing startup TwinStrand Biosciences raised $ 50 million in a Series B round led by Section 32, …

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Shift Technology raises $220M at a $1B+ valuation to fight insurance fraud with AI – TechCrunch

Shift Technology raises $220M at a $1B+ valuation to fight insurance fraud with AI – TechCrunch

While insurers continue to be bothered by startups like Lemonade, Alan, Clearcover, Pie, and many others who are using technology to rethink how a business can be built to help …

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With backers like Tiger Global, LatAm crypto exchange Bitso raises $250M at a $2.2B valuation – TechCrunch

With backers like Tiger Global, LatAm crypto exchange Bitso raises $250M at a $2.2B valuation – TechCrunch

Bitso, a regulated crypto exchange in Latin America, announced today that it has raised $ 250 million in a Series C funding round that valued the company at $ 2.2 …

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Bibit raises another growth round led by Sequoia Capital India, this time for $65M – TechCrunch

Bibit raises another growth round led by Sequoia Capital India, this time for $65M – TechCrunch

Four months after a round of $ 30 million growth in Bibit, Sequoia Capital India has doubled its investment in the Indonesian robo-advisor app. Bibit announced today that it has …

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RapidDeploy raises $29M for a cloud-based dispatch platform aimed at 911 centers – TechCrunch

RapidDeploy raises $29M for a cloud-based dispatch platform aimed at 911 centers – TechCrunch

The final year of the pandemic was real and sometimes harrowing evidence of the importance of having efficient and well-equipped emergency services in place. They can help people remotely if …

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