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Resolutions & Mega Rounds

The Marketplace Snippet
Issue #15 • View online
The Marketplace Snippet
The start of this year has been a very busy period for marketplaces with lots of mega rounds announced in January 2021, as well as several IPO filings 🚀
Along with our usual marketplace insights, we dive into:
  • How Udemy solved its chicken-and-egg problem
  • The rise of community buying platforms
  • Overcoming negative Network Effects through various curation mechanisms
And for those of you who missed it, you can also check out all of the videos from our recent Marketplace Conference here.

Insights from Marketplace Operators
How Udemy solved its chicken-and-egg problem
The rise of community buying platforms
The future of marketplaces: coordination, capital, and creativity
Insights from Marketplace Investors
How to measure Network Effects
The Great Unbundling
How to Beat Negative Network Effects
News from our Portfolio
Our startups to watch in 2021
Welcome to our portfolio Mercanis! [German]
Schüttflix's star appeal [German]
New $$$
A very busy Q4 for marketplaces!
We hope you enjoyed this issue, brought to you by Alexandra on behalf of the Speedinvest Network Effects team ✌️
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