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February 25, 2023
Here are this week's top research briefs.
Analyzing OpenAI’s investment strategy: How the ChatGPT maker is building a generative AI ecosystem
By investing in the next generation of AI startups, OpenAI could cement its status as the go-to AI model developer — and chart a course toward profitability. We break down where it’s investing and the areas it could target next.
State of Fintech 2022 Report
Global fintech investment activity steadily declined throughout 2022, with funding dropping by 46% from 2021's record levels.
29 business moats that helped shape the world’s most massive companies
A business moat is a key competitive advantage that sets a company apart from its competitors. From Amazon and Tesla to Starbucks and Coinbase, here is how 29 of the world's biggest companies have built and defended their moats.
Tech Valuations 2022 Report
Private tech company valuations tumbled from inflated highs in 2022, experiencing a full-blown reset by Q4'22. We look at how these valuations changed across stages, which deal terms investors negotiated, and more.
Analyzing Sequoia Capital’s investment strategy: How the VC is keeping its faith in fintech
We identify Sequoia Capital’s top priorities in fintech across capital markets, payments, payroll tech, and more.
Could Walmart’s foray into tech earn it a higher valuation?
By positioning itself as a B2B tech provider, Walmart could command a higher valuation than traditional grocery retail. We break down how the retail giant built its tech offerings — and the 3 sectors it'll take on next.
Luggage-maker Away’s valuation will be significantly lower in an M&A transaction than its last financing round
The price/revenue multiples of comparable transactions suggest Away’s valuation will be materially lower than the $1.4B valuation from its 2019 financing round.
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