Weekly Update #120: Current Unicorn Landscape

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Unicorn Stampede: A visual
This is what the current unicorn landscape looks like, thanks to CB Insights:
 
 
In Other News... 
Hot startups like Cloudera Inc., Pinterest Inc. and Airbnb Inc. have been a boon to a flagship fund at giant money manager Fidelity Investments. The $103.4 billion Fidelity Contrafund has seen a paper profit of $470.
 
In 2013, growth trumps all other considerations. For the average 2013 venture backed tech IPO, half of the startup’s enterprise value is explained by its growth rate, while none of it is explained by profitability. The market has spoken and startups have responded.
 
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