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  • Equity Monday: A global selloff to kick off Disrupt week
    by Alex Wilhelm on September 20, 2021 at 2:28 pm

    Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This is Equity Monday, our weekly kickoff that tracks the latest private market news, talks about the coming week, digs into some recent funding rounds and mulls over a larger theme or narrative from the private markets. You

  • The Station: Gogoro scoots into a SPAC, a Rivian milestone and Tesla prepares to unleash FSD beta software
    by Kirsten Korosec on September 20, 2021 at 2:25 pm

    The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hello readers: Welcome to The Station, your central hub for all past, present and future means of moving people and packages from Point A to Point B. The

  • Facetune maker Lightricks raises $130 million ahead of M&A plans
    by Sarah Perez on September 20, 2021 at 2:20 pm

    Facetune developer Lightricks, which operates over a dozen subscription-based photo and video editing apps across iOS and Android, now has $130 million in new funding to further grow its business. The company’s newly announced Series D round includes $100 million in primary and $30 million in secondary funding, and now values the company at $1.8

  • Announcing the Startup Battlefield companies pitching at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021
    by Neesha A. Tambe on September 20, 2021 at 1:58 pm

    Today, TechCrunch is excited to announce the 20 startups pitching on stage in this year’s Startup Battlefield. Selected from the most competitive batch in TC history, selected founders from across the globe will pitch on the virtual stage at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021. Startups will be competing for $100,000 in equity-free prize money and the attention

  • Airwallex raises $200M at a $4B valuation to double down on business banking
    by Ingrid Lunden on September 20, 2021 at 1:19 pm

    Business, now more than ever before, is going digital, and today a startup that’s building a vertically integrated solution to meet business banking needs is announcing a big round of funding to tap into the opportunity. Airwallex — which provides business banking services both directly to businesses themselves, as well as via a set of

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