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Republic’s Kendrick Nguyen on Democratizing Investing

Republic’s Kendrick Nguyen on Democratizing Investing

On December 2, 2021, 500 Global is convening the global venture capital community in Miami to its PreMoney 2021 conference for an interactive experience at the nexus of culture, technology, investment and global finance.
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Rosetta.ai Wants to Give Fashion Retailers a Boost with AI-Enabled E-Commerce Tools
AI
7 min read

Rosetta.ai Wants to Give Fashion Retailers a Boost with AI-Enabled E-Commerce Tools

As fashion e-commerce grows, it is important for brands to lean into online sales and create engaging shopping experiences.
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Leveling the Playing Field for Low Wage Workers
Reskilling
6 min read

Leveling the Playing Field for Low Wage Workers

Employers have clocked out on workforce investment by continuing to invest in outdated technology solutions for a workforce that has been changing rapidly.
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Clockster Is Creating Affordable HR Tech Solutions for SMEs and Service Industry Players in Asia
hrtech
7 min read

Clockster Is Creating Affordable HR Tech Solutions for SMEs and Service Industry Players in Asia

We’re seeing an opportunity for innovative HR tech in markets far and wide, as many companies globally still lack access to digital tools for HR and hiring.
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Tech Winners and Losers in the Infrastructure Bill
GovTech
4 min read

Tech Winners and Losers in the Infrastructure Bill

Now that the House has passed the Infrastructure Deal, the impact on technology adoption could be profound.
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Lessons from PayPal on Building a World-Class Startup Culture

Lessons from PayPal on Building a World-Class Startup Culture

People often think there’s a magic touch when it comes to creating company culture, but Sal Giambanco, PayPal’s VP of HR during its startup days, sees it differently.
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If We Can Have DeFi, We Can Have DeHealth

If We Can Have DeFi, We Can Have DeHealth

What if we tackle inefficiencies in healthcare by taking a page from decentralized finance (DeFi) and empower patients?
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500 Global Unveils Batch 14 of Somos Lucha, As Investor Interest in Latin America Heats Up
Latin America
5 min read

500 Global Unveils Batch 14 of Somos Lucha, As Investor Interest in Latin America Heats Up

The 10 companies hail from Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, the U.S. and Ecuador.
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Renoon Is Unlocking Sustainable Fashion For Online Shoppers
sustainability
8 min read

Renoon Is Unlocking Sustainable Fashion For Online Shoppers

Sustainable fashion is increasingly in vogue as shoppers confront the impact of climate change and prioritize brands with ethical business practices.
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A Decade of SaaS
saas
15 min read

A Decade of SaaS

How SaaS funding has evolved to where we are today.
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Six Key Ingredients to Accelerating Global Ecosystems
Ecosystems
8 min read

Six Key Ingredients to Accelerating Global Ecosystems

Governments appear to increasingly recognize the importance of diversifying their economies, and seek to leverage technological innovations to create quality jobs and establish themselves as regional and global hubs.
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From 500 Startups to 500 Global

From 500 Startups to 500 Global

How a contrarian investment strategy prepared us for the next decade.
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Cadana Is Building Modern Payroll for African Businesses and Workers
hrtech
6 min read

Cadana Is Building Modern Payroll for African Businesses and Workers

There’s a sizable opportunity to help more people gain easier access to credit and the banking system in Africa.
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Zipia Is Helping Unlock Digital Insurance Sales in Brazil
insurtech
7 min read

Zipia Is Helping Unlock Digital Insurance Sales in Brazil

Insurance agents have been a slow but effective distribution channel for insurance and financial products in Brazil, but the industry needs to adapt to changing times. 
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Emerging Impact Is Bringing Decentralized Finance to Mobile Money Networks

Emerging Impact Is Bringing Decentralized Finance to Mobile Money Networks

Mobile money is enjoying explosive growth, which is setting up demand for a wider range of financial services in markets from Kenya to the Pacific Islands and beyond. 
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Momo Project Provides Tailored Nutrition for Pets
Pets
5 min read

Momo Project Provides Tailored Nutrition for Pets

People are willing to spend money on their pets to keep them healthy. However, finding credible nutrition information and personalized guidance online can still be difficult.
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