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CryptocurrenciesE-commerceFuture Series

Why mobile wallets disrupt transactions

Current estimates show that by 2025, more than half of global payments will be done digitally i.e. cash is under threat and plastic cards are becoming obsolete. China leads the way to the light, while ‘‘developed nations’’ cling on to old habits or metal and paper.

TechnologyE-commerceFintech

Checkout.com: the service to unleash innovation with connected payment

The service is an easy to install API allowing most payment methods to be used on your platform, along with many extra features for lower fees, better execution and detailed data. What's the story of the company and how are they different from the likes of Stripe?

MacroCovid-19E-commerceBitcoinEmerging Markets

Investing perspective going into 2021

This year we experienced our first recession since the global meltdown of 2008, we radically changed our lifestyles, we confined, we lost our jobs, we saw dislocating economies, an e-commerce boom, a bitcoin bandwagon, nearly 2 million deaths related to the covid-19 pandemic. What's next? 

E-commerceRetail

StockX raises $275 million in series E, for a $2.8 billion valuation

Selling second-hand shoes and wearables on a large scale has never been more profitable. Here’s the success story and latest news from StockX, the marketplace for your collectible items.

E-commerceRetail

Stitch Fix: e-commerce tailored to your tastes

Stitch Fix stock soared this month as the company managed to report a good set of numbers. Is Stitch another "pandemic winner"? 

IPOE-commerceRetail

Petco's IPO: Woof

Petco announced its IPO, following high sales due to the dog adoption trend we have seen this year.

E-commerceRetailLuxury

Watch website Hodinkee raises $40 million in series B funding

The funding was mainly led by TCG, LVMH Luxury Ventures, quarterback Tom Brady and singer John Mayer

IPOE-commerce

Yet another IPO: Wish, the cheap e-commerce platform

Wish, your favourite cheap stuff e-commerce platform just announced its initial public offering in New York (joining the planned IPOs of Airbnb, DoorDash, Affirm and Roblox).

ChinaE-commerce

Baozun, a future E-commerce leader in China

While most national economies are suffering from COVID-19, China will most likely be one of the only countries recoding positive real GDP growth in 2020. The e-commerce market is one of the key factors of this success, but is there an alternative to Alibaba when it comes to invest into this segment in China?

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