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Transportation Blows Past Fintech in VC Funding

Transportation Blows Past Fintech in VC Funding

by January 11, 2017 at 10:36 am 0 comments

When it comes to venture funding, the grass is (sometimes) greener in the other sector. The transportation sector enjoyed VC spotlight throughout 2016, while the fintech sector was left in the shadow, according to Global Innovation Investment Report release by Crunchbase. Overall, global VC grew 19% year over year, reachingRead More

Are Clouds Clearing for Marketplace Lending?

Are Clouds Clearing for Marketplace Lending?

by June 9, 2016 at 10:52 am 1 comment

Marketplace lending space has been through a rough patch lately. Has that affected the volume of investment? Absolutely, but not drastically, according to Pat Grady, partner at Sequoia Capital. “I wouldn’t call it a drought, but more calling off the herd,” he said at the Future of Fintech Conference yesterday.Read More