Venture firm Sequoia Capital led SpaceX’s latest $850 million financing which valued the company at $74 billion. That marks a significant bump up from last summer when it was valued $46 billion in a round that was also led by Sequoia. The deal shows that the investor known for stakes in companies like Instagram, YouTube and Stripe, is doubling down on its bet on Elon Musk’s space program....
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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