Spotify may issue stock but skip the IPO. How that could avoid the SNAP effect… or not.
It has been reported that Spotify will likely pursue an IPO-like maneuver called a "direct listing" in 2017. LEC Partner Nimay Mehta provides more commentary on what it means for shareholders...
Mitchell Green has Invested in Companies like Alibaba Group, Uber, and More
Watch Mitchell speak to Cheddar about our investments in Alibaba and Uber.
Culling the unicorns? Down rounds seen increasing in 2017
Nearly a third of the 90 U.S. tech startups that have reached $1-billion-plus valuations will eventually be worth less than $1 billion, according to report by private-markets-research firm SharesPost in the fall.
Wall Street Journal
Startup Funding Frenzy Cools
Venture-capital investors scaled back funding of startups in 2016, capping a year haunted by overpriced private valuations and wariness of taking companies public.
Behind the Markets Podcast
Dow 20,000 & Market Outlook
Hear Lead Edge Capital Partner Brian Neider starting at 29:50. He speaks about his background at Bessemer Venture Partners and the strategy of Lead Edge, He also shares some market commentary.
Bloomberg Technology (04/07/17)
Watch this Bloomberg Technology video to see Lead Edge Capital Partner Nimay Mehta featured at approx 30:30. He spokes about some of our portfolio companies, including Spotify and Uber.