All things global!

Kriti arora
A newsletter about the global world and anything that ties us all together.
Created 30 May 2021
  • The power of distribution
    28 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0's current valuation is ~$26.4 Bn i.e. ~16x its IPO valuation in 2019. Khatabook raised in August at ~$600 Mn valuation. Square's valuation is ~$120.7 Bn. Melio became a unicorn in January by ...
  • To buy or not to buy
    14 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    India-based cryptocurrency exchange CoinSwitch Kuber is on track to become the country's second crypto unicorn with an estimated valuation of $2 billion. Solana, has grown over 300% in the past month ...
  • The new era of money!
    30 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 4 0
    According to A16Z, every company will eventually be a fintech company. A recent report by BCG and FICCI mentioned, 'Over the past five years, Indian FinTech companies have raised approximately USD 10 ...
  • Technology for the future!
    15 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Time and again, there have been some digital technologies that have disrupted the way we function. Internet was the first and the biggest one and now there are a few others like artificial intelligenc...
  • Payments across borders!
    02 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 1
    In 2010, two prodigious brothers from a small village in Ireland, Patrick and John Collison, dropped out of MIT and Harvard, respectively, to start Stripe. The inspiration came when Patrick, who was w...
  • Cow paths or roads? Infrastructure for the new age!
    12 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    History’s earliest infrastructure projects were roads. Nomadic hunter-gatherer populations were builders, creating monuments of complexity like barrow mounds but creating and maintaining a system of r...
  • International Payments in the new world!
    28 Jun 2021 • 3 min read • 5 0
    Ever wondered why sending money internationally from your home country is so complex and takes a few days while sending money within your country is real-time or how do you get the best foreign exchan...
  • Employee Benefits in a Capitalist World
    14 Jun 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Do you remember the first time you got your company's car to pick you up? Or the fancy 5-star hotel you got access to because your work project is outside the main office? Or how easy it was to get re...
  • Is remote the new way to work?
    30 May 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    Offices are shut from tomorrow, all of you need to work from home! Though not the natural state of remote work, the last year taught all of us one thing- work can be done remotely and provides a bunch...
  • All things remote!
    30 May 2021 • < 1 min read
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