Venture Capital / Fintech News Roundup

The seed stage is typified by a search for the right product and customers. This is the stage of most interest for micro VCs. 

The seed stage is typified by a search for the right product and customers. This is the stage of most interest for micro VCs. 

Venture Capital

The Micro VCs Are Coming (Mattermark)

Capital Is No Longer Scarce (Albert Wenger)

Teens Can’t Tell Difference Between Google Ads and Search Results (Verge)

Vanity Metrics in Venture Capital (Lean.VC)

Why Foundry Group Next (Brad Feld)

SaaS Risks With Early Stage Investments (Jason Lemkin)

Herd Behavior in Venture Capital: The Rise and Fall of Everything (Lean.VC)

You Can Never Size a Market In Excel (Bryce Roberts)

How Lugg Got Its On Demand Moving App Off The Ground (The Macro)

 

Fintech

How to Spot Bitcoin Invetor Satoshi Nakamoto (MIT Tech Review)

Bitcoin Price Rockets to One Year High on Record Volumes (CoinDesk)

Instant Revolution of Payments (Deutsche Bank Report)

Kleiner Perkins Is Using Blockchain to Incentivize Its Founders (CoinDesk)

Five Ways The Fintech Revolution Will Revolutionize Personal Finance (Dataconomy)

Fintech's Five Emerging Powerhouse Markets Are At A Crossroads (TechCrunch)

Forbes Fintech 50 (Forbes)

From Flipping Burgers to a $2.25 Billion Fintech Startup (TechCrunch)