The Latest from Anna Heim
Alternative investments — alts — are not just for institutional funds: Individual investors are showing an increased interest in this asset class.
Netflix had a pretty great third quarter. But we are more interested in how the markets reacted: with a virtual clap.
On a surface level, usage-based insurance makes a lot of sense. But differentiating users also raises all sorts of questions on what's fair, and where usage-based insurance is heading next.
More companies are adopting product-led growth (PLG) and usage-based pricing (UBP) than ever before. And a new wave of startups is helping them succeed at it.
Embedded insurance — selling coverage at the same time as another product or service — is on the rise. Are investors bullish on the insurtech subsector?
Join us for a jolly jaunt through our list of events that we failed to predict in Q3, and what we expect to happen in Q4 2022.
Seeing significant M&A activity and repricing in the public insurtech cohort left us wondering about their private peers: Are the same trends at play and to what extent?
The insurtech market has had a rough time this past year, so we reached out to eight investors to find out where insurtech is headed in Q4.
Swedish startup Ripe raised a $2 million pre-seed to aid companies with product-led growth.
Nubank's decision is now another data point that leaves us wondering how long it will be before another Latin American fintech dares to IPO.
You can't be product-led without a great product.
The decline in venture capital into Latin American startups may not prove lethal. However, it may slow the pace at which LatAm economies digitize.
We’re gearing up for a wave of venture capital data that will start to drop in less than two weeks' time. Here’s what we want to determine when we get the final figures in.
SaaS management companies are an opportunity within an otherwise crowded market.
News that Adobe will buy upstart design software unicorn Figma for $20 billion was the single largest event in startup land this week, a surprise upset over the Ethereum Merge coming to fruition.
Taking another look at the recent cohort of startups that went through the American accelerator Y Combinator, you wouldn’t really be able to tell that fintech had lost much of its founder favor.
Three of the eight French startups selected for Y Combinator's Summer 22 batch are also former residents of the Station F campus in Paris, so we chatted with its director, Roxanne Varza.
This list is for fun, in no particular order -- just startups that stood out to TechCrunch reporters for one reason or another.
Do bigger checks lead to bigger swings? Y Combinator’s latest participants are the second batch to land a $500,00 check as part of the accelerator’s recently refreshed standard deal. And while the
YC's smaller cohort had us curious about the second-order effects of admitting fewer companies: What would a smaller batch do to the geographic makeup of the companies at the accelerator?