Hiya and welcome again to Fairness, a podcast concerning the enterprise of startups the place we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines.
We’re getting again as much as full pace this week, so Mary Ann and Alex together with Grace behind the scenes took on our Friday present. Subsequent week Natasha and Chris are again, and we’ll do our common three-show lineup. As we speak, nonetheless, regardless of a smaller workforce, we had simply as a lot as at all times to chew by way of:
OpenSea’s epic new fundraise: Alex did slightly Enjoyable Math on the corporate’s buying and selling quantity and attainable income totals. The gist is that OpenSea is an enormous enterprise. However with NFTs as unstable as they’re, charting common development will show troublesome.
Throughout our crypto chat, we additionally dug into the Internet 2.0 versus web3 debate that has been raging.
From there we pivoted to fintech, with notes on Petal’s funding spherical, Ribbit’s new fund and the way Mexican fintech Bankaya goes after its goal prospects by way of offline strategies.
Then it was notes on the personal and public markets’ dissonance, and some moments to complain about COVID.
We’re again Monday morning! Chat you then!
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