Whats up and welcome again to Fairness, TechCrunch’s enterprise capital-focused podcast the place we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
That is Fairness Monday, our weekly kickoff that tracks the newest non-public market information, talks in regards to the coming week, digs into some current funding rounds and mulls over a bigger theme or narrative from the non-public markets. You possibly can observe the present on Twitter here and myself here — and make sure you try our final essential ep, by which Natasha cash a slogan for a16z that I each hate, and have become the headline of the present!
However sufficient of all of that, we now have so much to get via this morning. Right here’s what we talked about:
- The Weekend: Coinbase at $100 billion? Extra on that to come back. Toast goes public! In all probability! Wait Toast the corporate that laid off employees final 12 months? Yep that Toast! It’s not toast! And new guidelines on on-line lending in China.
- This Morning: Oscar Well being put collectively an IPO value vary that’s fascinating, and Apex Clearing goes public through a SPAC.
- Funding Rounds: Gophr raises cash! Ageras Group raises cash! Promise raises cash! It was laborious to select simply three, however every of these rounds has one thing notable about it. Get pleasure from!
- Deeper Dive/Riff: If the general public markets will float even probably the most leaden of startup through a SPAC-balloon, any late-stage startup that doesn’t take the experience out of the non-public markets should both be excellent or too heavy to elevate. And if it’s the second, we are able to write it off? Perhaps?
And, lastly, that is exactly what I feel like this Monday morning. Chat quickly and keep protected!
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