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Stripe announces embedded business banking service Stripe Treasury

Stripe announces embedded business banking service Stripe Treasury Fintech startup Stripe has announced an ambitious new product today called Stripe Treasury. The company is partnering with banks to offer a banking-as-a-service API. In other words, Stripe clients will be able to provide bank accounts to their customers — the service is invite-only […]

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Florida-based logistics provider ShipMonk raises $290 million on the back of rising eCommerce demand

Florida-based logistics provider ShipMonk raises 0 million on the back of rising eCommerce demand Jan Bednar started ShipMonk with $70,000 in winnings from a string of student business plan competitions and launched the business that just closed on $290 million in new funding from a small warehouse with no air conditioning in […]

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YC-backed Cashfree raises $35.3 million for its payments platform

YC-backed Cashfree raises .3 million for its payments platform Cashfree, an Indian startup that offers a wide-range of payments services to businesses, has raised $35.3 million in a new financing round as the profitable firm looks to broaden its offering. The Bangalore-based startup’s Series B was led by London-headquartered private equity firm […]

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LA-based Boulevard raises $27 million for its spa management software

LA-based Boulevard raises million for its spa management software Boulevard, a spa management and payment platform, has raised $27 million in a new round of funding despite a business slowdown caused by the COVID0-19 pandemic. Founded four years ago by Matt Danna and Sean Stavropoulos, Boulevard was inspired by Stavropoulos’ inability to […]

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Daily Crunch: Shopify confirms data breach

Daily Crunch: Shopify confirms data breach Shopify blames “rogue” employees for a data breach, Google Maps adds COVID-19 data and China pushes back against the TikTok deal. This is your Daily Crunch for September 23, 2020. The big story: Shopify confirms data breach The e-commerce platform blamed two “rogue members” of its […]

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Why is cloud revenue growth so slow if the digital transformation is accelerating?

Why is cloud revenue growth so slow if the digital transformation is accelerating? So far, 2020 has been mostly a garbage year, but it has also been consistently interesting in terms of the amount of change that it has brought. Venture capital? Changed. Public markets? Very changed. How to go public? How […]

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Six Toronto VCs discuss COVID-19 and the post-pandemic era

Six Toronto VCs discuss COVID-19 and the post-pandemic era As North America’s fourth-largest city, Toronto is one of the world’s top startup ecosystems. After spawning companies like Eventbrite and Crowdmark, Ontario’s capital has attracted international talent that complements its homegrown population of entrepreneurs and technical talent. Six investors we surveyed who work […]

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Go public now while software valuations make no sense

Go public now while software valuations make no sense Software valuations are bonkers, which means it’s a great time to go public. Asana, Monday.com, Wrike and every other gosh darn software company that is putting it off, pay attention. Heck, even service-y Palantir could excel in this market. Let me explain. Over […]

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Funding in an uncertain market: using venture debt to bridge the gap

Funding in an uncertain market: using venture debt to bridge the gap Will Hutchins Contributor Share on Twitter Will Hutchins is a managing director at Espresso Capital, a leading provider of innovative growth financing and venture debt solutions. While a handful of tech companies like Zoom and Shopify are enjoying massive gains […]

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Technologists: Consider Canada

Technologists: Consider Canada Tim Bray Contributor Share on Twitter Tim Bray is a software technologist based in Vancouver, B.C. and a former vice president and Distinguished Engineer at Amazon Web Services. Iain Klugman Contributor Iain Klugman is CEO of Communitech, an innovation hub in Waterloo, Ontario, and a signatory to the Tech […]

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