London tech start-ups to watch in 2022:

J anuarys of old meant city wine bars: do you remember them? – full of chatter about the upcoming big IPO or whispers of a market minnow that it would make you rich. Now, if it weren’t “dry January” and most of London weren’t hibernating at home, the hot-money chat could focus on companies at … Read more

The 9Unicorns accelerator fund outlines an aggressive investment plan for 2022

It aims to invest in over 150 startups in 2022, with approx. investment of Rs 400cr ThemesStart | financing Shivani Shinde | Mumbai Last updated January 3, 2022 14:11 IST The 9Unicorns accelerator fund is charting a much more aggressive investment year after ending 2021 on a positive note. In 2021, the fund experienced a … Read more

A booming startup market requires an investment race for ever younger companies

Blank Street has a simple business: it sells coffee, sometimes in carts, usually in small shops. It launched its first venue 17 months ago, before starting dotting Manhattan and Brooklyn with bartenders. Even a couple of years ago, a fast-growing chain of no-frills, low-cost coffee shops may have struggled to find interest from tech investors. … Read more

A booming startup market causes an investment race for ever younger companies

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Even a couple of years ago, a fast-growing chain of no-frills, low-cost coffee shops may have struggled to find interest from tech investors. But in today’s booming market for early stage startups, the New York-based company has received pledges for its third round of funding in a year. The $ 35 million investment comes just … Read more

The $ 900 billion pile of cash that inflates startup valuations

Investors are braving a share price plunge for new public companies to put hundreds of billions of dollars at the disposal of startups, a stack of cash that promises to inject a torrent of money into early-stage companies in 2022 and beyond. Special-purpose acquisition companies, which make startups public through mergers, raised about $ 12 … Read more