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Who won when Atlassian bought Loom?

Yesterday, Atlassian announced that it would be buying Loom for $975M in cash. With a last round valuation of $1.5...

The Value of Private Company Investments in Your Portfolio

When it comes to building a diversified investment portfolio, most people think of traditional assets like public...

Navigating the Private Market Investment Landscape: Venture Capital vs. Private Equity

In the world of private market investing, two terms stand out: venture capital and private equity. While both fall...

Bloomberg: Instacart checks all the boxes

"Instacart is a bellwether to see if other companies want to file before the end of the year" explains Phil Haslett,...

NYTimes: Instacart reveals $248M in profit but slowing growth ahead of IPO

With Instacart's S-1 hot off the press, the tech IPO market may, in fact, be heating up. “Instacart and Arm are going...

Pitchbook: On the secondary market, investors deal out tough love

Private company employees have been hesitant to sell their shares in this market. Yet as the IPO market stays quiet,...

Welcome to the New EquityZen

This year, EquityZen celebrates a decade of bringing “Private Markets to the Public.” Doing anything for 10 years shows...

A Decade in the Private Markets

This year EquityZen celebrates a decade of building private markets for the public. This is a big milestone, one that...

Innovating Industries: AgTech

How green is your salad? Can it be greener? It can and your investment portfolio can be too.