Good day and welcome again to equity, TechCrunch's enterprise capital podcast, wherein we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.

After one Good time with Rick Yang from NEA last weekWe thought we have been going to contain one other enterprise capitalist. So this week Danny and I had Elliott Robinson von Bessemer swing for the present. Because it turned out, he was as appropriate as doable as a visitor as a result of not solely did the matters of the week match the place he was investing in, however he was additionally mates with among the individuals we mentioned on the present.

What did we discuss? An entire vary of issues, together with two rounds:

Then we turned to 2 new funds, together with one Battery Battery of new capital vehicles that provides as much as $ 2 billion. On this a part of the dialogue, we additionally mentioned the velocity of capital and why some corporations concern the identical variety of checks however nonetheless want extra capital. On the different finish of the capital spectrum Equal Ventures has put together its first fundand we discovered concerning the well being of the microfund ecosystem.

The information run continued with our trio address Airbnb's recent financial resultsand our query find out how to get the corporate that Closure of Brandless (RIP) and the problems with SoftBank,

All of this and we needed to go away Lyft's fascinating earnings and Uber's promise of revenue alone, as a result of we ran a bit lengthy with precisely these matters. Good week and we're again Monday morning!


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