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Is the COVID-19 crisis creating fintech M&A opportunities?

On Apr 28, 2020
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RT @11FS: 2020 has seen plenty of fintech M&A, from LendingClub buying Radius to Visa buying Plaid 🤝 You might think the economic impact of the #pandemic would reduce activity but it could create more opportunities... @sytaylor writes 👉 https://t.co/LeaUHt4vxl https://t.co/nfSg98iEek
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2020 has seen plenty of fintech M&A. You might think the economic impact of the pandemic would reduce activity but it could create more opportunities.

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On Apr 28, 2020
@sytaylor shared
RT @11FS: 2020 has seen plenty of fintech M&A, from LendingClub buying Radius to Visa buying Plaid 🤝 You might think the economic impact of the #pandemic would reduce activity but it could create more opportunities... @sytaylor writes 👉 https://t.co/LeaUHt4vxl https://t.co/nfSg98iEek
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Is the COVID-19 crisis creating fintech M&A opportunities?

Is the COVID-19 crisis creating fintech M&A opportunities?

2020 has seen plenty of fintech M&A. You might think the economic impact of the pandemic would reduce activity but it could create more opportunities.

B2B FinTechs Diversify Funding Strategies With M&A, IPOs

B2B FinTechs Diversify Funding Strategies With M&A, IPOs

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The Q1 2020 Global VC Report: Funding Slowly Impacted By Coronavirus

The Q1 2020 Global VC Report: Funding Slowly Impacted By Coronavirus

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The Q1 2020 Global VC Report: Funding slowly impacted by coronavirus

The Q1 2020 Global VC Report: Funding slowly impacted by coronavirus

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Sources confirm Accel has nabbed $2.5 billion -- its largest pool of capital yet -- for three new funds.

Venture Capital Investment in US Companies Hits a New Record

Venture Capital Investment in US Companies Hits a New Record

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Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

U.S. fintech startup Stripe Inc said on Thursday it raised $600 million, as companies that provide the online infrastructure for financial and payment services get a boost from the ...

How SoftBank and its $100 billion Vision Fund has become a global start-up machine

How SoftBank and its $100 billion Vision Fund has become a global start-up machine

SoftBank has invested almost $40 billion into 14 innovative start-ups ranked on CNBC's 2019 Disruptor 50 list. The fund has made large VC investments in each of these companies for sizable ...

Big exits seem to distract us from the gaps in MENA’s venture capital and entrepreneurial ecosystem

Big exits seem to distract us from the gaps in MENA’s venture capital and entrepreneurial ecosystem

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Editor's Note: This testimony was delivered by managing partner (and former chairman of the board of the National Venture Capital Association) Scott Kupor to the FTC as part of their ...

How big was 2018 for VC? Historic.

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Nearly 8,383 venture-backed companies raised more than $130 billion last year and exit values surpassed $120 billion. It was a historical year indeed!

Give Us 5 Minutes, We’ll Give You What You Need to Know about Venture Capital for your Startup

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2018 broke historic records in the world of venture capital -- investors made more money, megafunds

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Three M&A Alternatives For Accelerating Your Digital Transformation

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Do you need to speed up your firm’s digital transformation, but are scared of a pricey acquisition? Here are some alternatives.