With investors like Lightspeed and The Chainsmokers, Mexican neobroker Flink raises $57M to boost financial inclusion in LatAm Mary Ann Azevedo

Flink, a Mexico City-based neobroker, has raised $57 million in a Series B round of funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. The financing comes just over six months after Flink raised $12 million in a Series A round led by Accel. Existing backers Accel, ALLVP, Clocktower and new investor Mantis Venture Capital (founded by The …

CYBAVO Delivers Crypto Asset Management Solutions for Enterprises Shawn Chu

Austin Lee is co-author. It’s increasingly clear that Wall Street and large corporate players are starting to embrace cryptocurrencies. But there’s still plenty of volatility and unknowns in the world of crypto, and enterprise adoption of digital assets can still be a rocky affair. From addressing cybersecurity to usability at scale, there are growing opportunities …

Cannabis e-commerce startup Jane Technologies raises $100M after stellar growth Matt Burns

Don’t call Jane Technologies the Amazon of weed. Instead, think of Jane Technologies as the Shopify of weed, and it’s an important distinction. While other startups attempt to build a destination marketplace like Amazon, Jane Technologies is trying something more powerful. The company is building the backends for dispensaries that are quickly taking their cannabis …

D2C specs purveyor Warby Parker files to go public Alex Wilhelm

Did you miss IPOs? I sure did. They could be coming back after a summer lull. Warby Parker, a D2C glasses company backed by over a half-billion dollars of private capital, filed to go public yesterday. For investors like General Catalyst, Tiger Global and Durable Capital Partners, it’s an important debut. Having taken on equity capital …

Delhivery Targets $1 Bn Fundraise Via IPO Anvita Pillai

Logistics and supply chain startup Delhivery plans to file its draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) by October this year for its initial public offering (IPO), to raise nearly $1 Bn.  The logistics unicorn, backed by SoftBank Vision Fund and Carlyle Group Inc., could be offering both new and existing shares.  Inc42 reached out to Delhivery, …

Mindset, an artist-driven mental wellness audio platform, raises $8.7M from Scooter Braun’s TQ Ventures and others Amanda Silberling

Mindset, a platform featuring personal story collections from recording artists, announced today that it raised $8.7 million in seed funding. As co-founders of the K-pop-focused podcast production company DIVE Studios, brothers Brian Nam, Eric Nam and Eddie Nam noticed that the studio’s best-performing content came from podcast episodes where stars discussed how they handle struggles …