This week we’re featuring all of our live fintech investment opportunities.
Over the past few weeks, the Euro has grown increasingly closer to parity with the US dollar. As of July 12, 2022, it’s at $1.005, which is the lowest the Euro has been since 2002. While some Americans may start hastily planning their next trip to Europe, it’s noteworthy to mention that the Federal Reserve’s interest rate increases have helped bolster the dollar, while turmoil with the Russian invasion of Ukraine has harmed the Euro.
With finance and exchange rates in the news this week we wanted to spotlight our financial and fintech startups. Check them out below:
Investing in financial technology
“The core of what Republic Crypto is working on has not changed… macroeconomic factors have obviously made a big impact on the industry, but the tech we work on and the business we’ve built has not changed at all. During crypto winters, it’s a time when we can separate the signal from the noise—when the serious builders come to the surface.”
–Bryan Myint, Head of Advisory, R/Crypto
3AC is MIA as liquidators try to preserve assets for creditors
Real crypto evangelists take advantage of long, cold winters
Read more here.
Ember Fund launched their Republic campaign in November 2019 and raised over $229k in their first two weeks. Twelve months after their Republic campaign, Ember Fund secured a $5.3M seed round at a valuation 10x above the valuation cap Republic investors got in at.
Read our case study here.
Join us in welcoming our newest cohort of Venture Partners to the Republic family! As Republic continues to expand internationally, so does the Venture Partner community. This cohort adds 42 new VPs from 13 countries to our network. These mission-driven VCs and partners specialize in industries ranging from social impact to climate change to crypto and more.
We’re thrilled to continue building out the VP program and expanding our deal flow pipeline for the whole Republic community. Learn more here.
The Investor Relations team will be hosting Republic Office Hours every Wednesday from 2-2:30 pm ET on Zoom! Come with any and all questions you have about investing on Republic. The next event is on July 20, 2022. Register below!
Updates from Issuers
- Olive Tree People: “Perk for Investors // Launch of new Product // Vogue Editorial”