Discord to IPO? / Plaid launches new ACH product / Hong Kong based personal loan provider WeLab locks $2.0b valuation

Pre-IPO news for the week of Nov 25, 2022. Large pre-IPO company news; – Discord priming for a early 2023 IPO? – Plaid launches new product, Signal, to increase settlement time and reduce fraud for ACH Capital raise highlights for the week; – WeLab Holdings (www.welab.co), a personal loan provider, posts a $2.0b valuation. – … Read more

$3.2b valuation for semiconductor shop Astera Labs / digital health platform Maven scores a $90m Series E / 1 billion users of language translation AI DeepL

Astera Labs (www.asteralabs.com), a semiconductor company, raised a $150m Series D at a $3.2b valuation; a 232% increase from its $950m valuation Series C in Sep 2021, 15 months ago. Investors. Fidelity led. Intel Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, and Atreides Management participated. Revenue. $100m in 2022. Product. Astera Labs creates purpose-built data and memory connectivity … Read more

Large pre-IPO company news … Miro users skyrocket to 40 million. / Devoted Health increases state coverage by 160%. / Gopuff launches three new products.

Large pre-IPO company news for the week or 18 Nov. Miro, Devoted Health, Gopuff. Miro (www.miro.com). Users of the company’s virtual whiteboard technology have skyrocketed from 5 million in 2020 to over 40 million as of Q4 2022. Virtual whiteboards are quickly becoming essential tools alongside videoconferencing (Zoom) and workplace messaging (Slack). This trend was … Read more

[VIDEO] !!!! PRE-IPO PRICES ARE IN !!!! Pre-IPO stocks were down 0.06% compared to the S&P 500 down 0.60% and the S&P 500 Growth down 1.28%.

Brex had a great week up 24%. Massive. Brex offers corporate credit cards to new businesses. Elon Musk’s SpaceX was up 2.6% for the week too. More on SpaceX in a minute. Airtable was down 9.7%, Discord was down 5.0%, Flexport down 5.0%. Comments on OpenSea growth of $10k, and weekly + YTD attribution in … Read more

Large pre-IPO company news, Capital raise highlights – Nov 18, 2022

Pre-IPO news for the week of Nov 18, 2022. Large pre-IPO company news; – Miro users skyrocket to 40 million. – Devoted Health increases state coverage by 160%. – Gopuff launches three new products. Capital raise highlights for the week; – Astera Labs (www.asteralabs.com), a semiconductor company, posts a massive $3.2b valuation. – Maven (www.mavenclinic.com), … Read more

Xanadu posts a unicorn valuation of $1.0b for quantum computing / Limehome’s 246% valuation increase for business traveler rental platform / Flat round for nature-focused tiny house rental company Getaway

Xanadu (www.xanadu.ai), an AI cloud based quantum computer company, raised a $100m Series C at a $1.0b valuation; a 150% increase from its $400m valuation Series B in May 2021, 19 months ago. Investors. Georgian led. BDC Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Capricorn Investment Group, Forward Ventures, Alumni Ventures, Pegasus Tech Ventures, Timothy Draper, Porsche Automobil … Read more

0.45% weekly return for the AG Dillon Pre-IPO Equity Secondary Investable Market Index for the week of 11 Nov 2022 falling short of the S&P 500 at 5.91% and S&P 500 Growth at 8.35%.

Airtable was up big for the week, +8.46%. Databricks was down 1.87% along with Stripe down 1.49%. SpaceX is the only pre-IPO company that is up year-to-date in the AG Dillon SIM Index. +27% for the year. Visit the AG Dillon Pre-IPO Equity SIM Index page for more details on the index including index methodology … Read more

$2.7b valuation for logistics shop Project44 / Alation $148m Series E for machine learning data management / 195% valuation increase for e-bike maker Aventon

Project44 (www.project44.com), a logistics software company, raised a $80m Series G at a $2.7b valuation; a 3% increase from its $2.6b valuation Series F in Jan 2022, 10 months ago. – Investors. Generation Investment Management and A.P. Moller Holding led. CMA CGM, TPG, Emergence Capital Partners, Chicago Ventures, Omidyar Technology Ventures, 8VC, Sapphire Ventures, Sozo … Read more