Unicorns, Risk & Antifragility

  • Bernard Lunn
  • March 3, 2015
Unicorn hunting does not mean that you love risk. Nobody sensible loves risk. Risk is to be avoided if possible or managed if it is unavoidable. I lov...

5 FinTech Startups Worth $1 Billion or More

  • JJ Hornblass
  • February 16, 2015
Five fintech startups are now in the billion-dollar club — meaning they are valued at more than $1 billion. Here are the billion-dollar fintech ...

In Paytm, India Has Its First Fintech Unicorn

  • Bernard Lunn
  • January 14, 2015
This story took me by surprise. Only a few days ago I had reviewed Fintech in India and missed Paytm. The news: “Paytm parent One97 raising $635M from...

Four Pivot Gates That Unicorns Pass Through

  • Bernard Lunn
  • December 30, 2014
This is a “bonus chapterette” from my book Mindshare to Marketshare. Think of these Four Gates like a funnel, with lots at the top and very few at the...

Real Fintech Unicorns By Location

  • Bernard Lunn
  • December 23, 2014
This will be a short post, because my definition of Unicorn is over $1 billion in realized value (in either IPO or Trade Sale) and that is a very shor...