Pre-IPO Sector – News Update – Week of 2/4/2019

Last week, Stripe's valuation rose to $22.5 billion after the company raised $100 million from Tiger Global.

Lime was raising $400 million at a $2 billion valuation.

Juul generated more than $1 billion in revenue in 2018.

Slack surpassed 10 million daily active users.

Pinterest hired Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan to lead its IPO.

The news articles and links presented below are available for your reference.


"Altria Says Juul Sales Skyrocket to $1 Billion in 2018"


"Scooter Startup Lime Is Raising $400 Million at $2 Billion Valuation"


"Pinterest Taps Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan to Lead IPO: Sources"


"Slack Passes 10 Million Daily Active Users"


"Stripe Rides the Online Payments Boom to a $22.5 Billion Valuation"