Pirate Press: Seattle Investors Talk SPACs; Pandemic Impact on Startups; Advice for Founders; and More

When the pandemic hit final yr, tech startups started shedding workers and braced for influence. The outlook was bleak, with valuations in jeopardy and corporations apprehensive concerning the means to lift money from buyers.

However by the point 2020 wrapped up, U.S. startups ended up setting all-time highs for complete funding raised. There have been additionally information set final yr for capital raised by VC funds, and a near-record for VC-backed exit worth with a robust IPO market.

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Geek Wire: Seattle fintech startup Possible Finance lands $20M to launch ‘safest credit card ever’

May 13, 2022
Possible Finance, a Seattle startup that offers loans, just raised an additional $20 million and plans to launch a new credit card. Read the full article here.

Built in Seattle: AccelByte Raises $60M to Grow Product and Engineering Teams

May 12, 2022
Seattle is known for being a game development hub. The city has been been the birthplace of popular games such as the original Halo and the wildly popular Pokemon Go....

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