Good day 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 most recent huge information, chats in regards to the coming week, digs into some latest funding rounds and mulls over a bigger theme or narrative from the non-public markets. You may observe the present on Twitter right here and myself right here — and don’t overlook to take a look at final Friday’s episode that was actually superb enjoyable.
This morning was a considerably odd episode of our Monday present, in that the American election is tomorrow. Nonetheless, some issues occurred. So, right here they’re:
Match, Uber, Alibaba, Sq., Dropbox, EA, and Roku are anticipated to report earnings this week.
The UK’s enterprise capital business is even much less targeted on investing in numerous founders than you thought, with our personal Natasha Lomas reporting that “all-ethnic groups obtained a mean of simply 1.7% of the enterprise capital investments made at seed, early and late stage” between 2009 and 2019.
The edtech growth is lifting all boats, it appears, not simply those who belong to startups. Chegg’s progress is choosing up media consideration.
Marshmallow raised $30 million for its auto-insurtech product. The insurtech market is tremendous scorching lately, after the Lemonade and Root IPOs.
Tencent led $50 million into Zego, one other firm that wishes to offer video communications providers to different corporations.
Warren raised $1.4 million to assist regional cloud suppliers promote globally.
The American election reaches its zenith tomorrow, earlier than a interval of vote counting begins. It’s going to blot out the solar this week, news-wise. However then it will likely be over.
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