Entries by Rachel Filer

10 Considerations for Successful Scaling Up

by Efrat Dagan  Congratulations, you have just landed round A and you can finally hire some great people to take your team to the next level, you have so much on your mind now. Your team is small and you are in a race to get your product to market. As you scale, you will probably run […]

How Banks Can Survive in an Increasingly Competitive Financial Landscape

By Daniel Bahar For quite a few years now, financial institutions considered fintech companies as the industry’s biggest potential disruptor, as confirmed by KMPG’s recent survey. As such, many financial institutions have been formulating their fintech strategies, opening innovation hubs and investing in fintech startups to some extent. However, collaboration levels have been limited to […]

Where I’m Investing in Blockchain – Shelly Hod Moyal

Uncertainties regarding regulation may discourage investors from backing blockchain companies. iAngels co-CEO shares blockchain investment insights Written by Shelly Hod Moyal, this article was originally published in CTech There are many similarities between the emergence of blockchain and the early stages of the internet. The Internet caused a lot of hype early on, but its […]

The Israeli Women VCs Taking on Blockchain

The following article was originally published in LadyGlobes Magazine print and online editions Mor Assia and Shelly Hod Moyal say theirs is the venture capital fund of the future  – and a 300% return is hard to argue with. “This technology is no less revolutionary than was the invention of electricity. Our generation grew up […]

Founder Interview: Kobi Marenko, Arbe Robotics

2017 has seen some big wins for the Israeli autonomous vehicle sector, with Mobileye’s sale for $15.3B at the beginning of the year and just last week, Argus, the Tel Aviv based autonomous cyber security startup was sold for a reported $430M. Founded in just 2013, its sale and that of Mobileye, demonstrates how rapidly […]

5 reasons why Bitcoin is not a bubble

By Shelly Hod Moyal Not a day passes without someone influential denouncing Bitcoin, often describing it as ‘a bubble’. Undeniably, bubbles do exist in the burgeoning world of cryptocurrencies but i’d argue that Bitcoin doesn’t fall into ‘the bubble’ category and instead question the skeptics’ motivations. Before diving into Bitcoin, it is important to differentiate […]

Catching the Blockchain Giants

By Shelly Hod Moyal In light of the recent developments and volatility within cryptocurrency, several of our investors have approached us to hear our thoughts on the industry, wondering if and how they can profit from it.  The release of new SEC regulations, the forking of Bitcoin and the subsequent crypto rally, all support our […]