Tuesday, July 27

Startups

AWS, Elon Musk, Enterprise, Newsletter, Nordic, Salesforce, Startups, Tech Insider, The Boring Company, Transportation, Venture Capital

Tech’s $1 billion unicorn startups are ready to party

Hello, and welcome to this week's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech, including: Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Sign up here.Note: Newsletters are now coming from our new domain, @insider.com. Also, a friendly reminder to add [email protected] to your address book.This week: The hot unicorn summer is hereOnce upon a time a startup that attained a $1 billion valuation was a rare feat — rare enough that those that achieved it were called unicorns. Today, unicorns are seemingly everywhere and new ones are being created all the time. In the second quarter of 2021, there were 136 new unicorns created. That's more than all the unicorns cre...
Fintech, Insurance, Insurtech, Pitch Deck, Startups, Tech Insider, Venture Capital, Weekend BI UK

Europe’s hottest fintech startups raised $17 billion in 2021. See 14 of the pitch decks they used to land millions from VCs

Fintech and insurance startups in Europe have raised $17 billion in a record year for investment. Insider has reported extensively on both sectors as investor appetite soared. These pitch decks reveal how 14 different startups pitched their visions and products to investors. See more stories on Insider's business page. Financial services and insurance startups are the crown jewels of European tech right now.A host of regulatory and market changes have meant that the sector in Europe has grown rapidly in recent years, bringing in higher round sizes, valuations, and bigger investors than ever. 2021 has already been a record year for ...
Enterprise, Finance, Law, Legal, Startups, Subscriber Collection, Teaser, Tech, Tech Insider, VC

Check out 5 pitch decks that legal-tech startups used to raise millions

Funding for legal-tech is nearing $1 billion for 2021 so far. VC firms, private equity, and even traditional law players are pouring money in. Check out these 5 pitch decks for examples of how legal-tech startup founders sold their vision. See more stories on Insider's business page. As law firms and their clients seek to digitize and streamline work, VCs have been opening their wallets to the growing legal-tech space. The total value of deals in the global market to date this year clocks in at least $974 million — already surpassing the $603 million figure from 2020, according to data from PitchBook.Private equity firms are als...
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Silicon Valley is falling in love with ads again and tech CEOs are acting weirdly

Hello, and welcome to this week's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech, including: LoadingSomething is loading. Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Sign up here.This week: Silicon Valley is falling in love with ads ... again ...
Finance, Fintech, Payments, Pitch Deck, Startups, Subscriber Collection, Teaser, Tech, Tech Insider, VC, Wealth management

See 7 pitch decks that fintechs looking to disrupt wealth management, banking, and credit scores used to raise millions

Insider has been tracking the next wave of hot new startups that are blending finance and tech. Check out these pitch decks to see how fintech founders sold their vision. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fintech VC funding hit a fresh quarterly record of $22.8 billion in the first three months of 2021, according to CB Insights data. While mega-rounds helped propel overall funding, new cash was spread across 614 deals. Insider has been tracking the next wave of hot new startups that are blending finance and tech. Check out these pitch decks to see how fintech founders are selling their vision and nabbing big bucks in the process. You'll see ne...