Ribbit Capital, a venture capital firm based in Palo Alto, has raised $1.1 billion for its seventh flagship fund, according to an SEC filing. Ribbit focuses on investments in financial technology companies. Its portfolio includes credit card startup Brex, short-term loan provider Affirm and the $32 billion cryptocurrency exchange FTX. Longtime fintech entrepreneur Meyer Malka launched Ribbit...
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A new Hulu docuseries out on Monday called “The Age of Influence” examines the underbelly of the influencer world, from people who’ve used social media to perpetuate scams and fraud to child abuse happening behind the scenes of a popular kids YouTube channel.The show, produced by Part2 Pictures for ABC News Studios, looks at lesser known scandals involving social media that haven’t risen to the...
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