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“Along the way, technologies are changing, the market is changing direction and sometimes, once a century or so, there is also an epidemic.”

The i3 Equity Partners fund is not afraid to take high-risk investments, provided the company has the potential to change the rules of the game and create a competency gap that will make it more difficult for competitors. Meanwhile, Adam Fischer of Bessemer and Ille Waldman of Melanox are boasting…

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The ‘PayPal Mafia’ formed in the early 2000s, and includes everyone from Elon Musk to the Yelp founders. Here’s where the original members have ended up.

Since working at PayPal in the early 2000s, these 23 entrepreneurs have all gone on to impact Silicon Valley and the startup world by founding companies and backing new ventures. Known for their entrepreneurial mindset and anti-establishment attitude, this elite group is known as the “PayPal Mafia.” Some are household…

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Ireland turns its ‘startups’ into the EU against Brexit (which does not arrive)

The old tobacco factory in Mullingar smoked Ireland and part of Europe for half a century. Owned by the Imperial Tobacco Group, a former British monopoly with Victorian airs, those ships were a hotbed of machines that made cigarettes and packaged them. Today the facilities are the headquarters of a…

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This startup builds 3D printed houses in less than 24 hours: this is how it does it

Icon is an American startup that develops 3D printing technology, and can build small-sized homes in less than a day and at really low cost. Evan Loomis, the company’s confessor, explains to Business Insider that calculating an exact cost is complicated, but that they have manufactured a 40-square-meter house for…

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The Japanese giant SoftBank will invest in the Mexican platform? Kavak

The strong investments of the Japanese bank focused on technology center in Mexico. The rumor was confirmed: SoftBank will invest in the Kavak used car platform. Do not miss the most important congress of digital marketing in Latin America. November 20 and 21 CDMX. Buy your ticket here SoftBank is…

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The Japanese giant SoftBank will invest in the Mexican platform? Kavak

The strong investments of the Japanese bank focused on technology center in Mexico. The rumor was confirmed: SoftBank will invest in the Kavak used car platform. Do not miss the most important congress of digital marketing in Latin America. November 20 and 21 CDMX. Buy your ticket here SoftBank is…

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Learn from Avaloq, the fintech company that has accelerated growth

The fintech company Avaloq has presented strong results for 2018. The key growth driver was the continued demand for the company’s SaaS, BPaaS and license solutions from new and existing customers, which accelerated growth in markets such as EMEA. For the full year, the company generated sales of CHF 579…

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The reason why Nasdaq Ventures recieved US $ 20 million financing

Symbiont Inc., a leading platform in the development of blockchain applications at the institutional level, has completed a Series B financing of US $ 20 million led by the well-known financial firm Nasdaq Ventures, followed by other new investors such as Galaxy Digital, Citi and Raptor Group. This was announced…

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Swiss crypto startup receives $ 15 million in investment capital

Tangem, a Swiss crypto company that developed the so-called “smart card wallet,” has secured $ 15 million in investment capital from Japanese financial group SBI Group, according to an official press release dated January 21. The crypto-company Tangem launched the first wallets of this type in June 2018 whose goal…

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Complete Guide on Venture Capital in Latin America (main actors by country and reports on the state)

In this article, we will show the current landscape of the venture capital industry in LATAM with the main actors of the countries where the entrepreneurship hubs of the region are located. We hope you find it useful 😉 According to the latest report on the state of the Venture…

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