Start-Up Financing Drops Worst Since 2019

SAN FRANCISCO — Startup funding falls for the first time in three years. The numbers are sharp. Investments in US tech startups have fallen 23 percent in the last three months to $62.3 billion, according to figures released Thursday by PitchBook, which tracks startups. Worse, in the first six months of the year, initial sales […]

How Billions of Infrastructure Financing Could Worse Global Warming

Over the next decade, the decisions Colorado and other states make about the number of new roads to be built could have significant consequences on America’s ability to combat climate change. Transport is the country’s largest source of greenhouse gases, producing 29 percent of emissions, and cleaning it up has been stubbornly difficult. new $1 […]

OpenSea Values ​​$13.3 Billion in New Venture Financing Round

OpenSea, one of the most talked about blockchain startups in Silicon Valley, said on Tuesday that it has raised $300 million in new venture capital, making it the latest company to rush to fund cryptocurrency start-ups. The new financing round, led by investment firms Paradigm and Coatue Management, has increased the valuation of the company […]

PayPal and ADL partner to work to stop extremist financing

PayPal and the Anti-Defamation League announced their plans to partner in understanding how extremists use online financial platforms to finance their activities and “disrupt” such use. The payment processor and anti-hate group announced the partnership on Monday, calling it a research effort to better understand and address the issue. “PayPal and ADL will focus on […]