New Portfolio Company: Good Money
Fast Company, December 10, 2018

At this new online banking platform, customers are the owners. Good Money offers each of its customers an equity share in the company, and asks them to vote on sustainable causes, like clean energy, that the platform will invest its profits in.

Good Money is raising $30 million with a group of investors including Breyer Capital, Mitch Kapor, and Ken Howery, and customers can begin to sign up for the platform on the website; there are no up-front fees to join. Lovelace is hopeful that the new platform will help its customer-owners feel more empowered within capitalism, and see their money make a more direct and positive impact.

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Singularity Financial Limited Hong Kong Dialogue with Jim Breyer
SFL, November 28th, 2018

On November 28, 2018 Hong Kong tech media company Singularity Financial Limited (“SFL”) conducted an interview with Jim Breyer at CNBC’s inaugural tech conference, East Tech West, in Nansha, Guangzhou. Below are details of Jim’s discussion with SFL.

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Jim Breyer at the 2018 Fortune Global Tech Forum in Guangzhou
Fortune, November 30th, 2018

Jim Breyer, Founder and CEO of Breyer Capital, shares his thoughts on the most valuable companies in the next decades, and how AI will help them get there.

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Jim Breyer at CNBC’s East Tech West
CNBC, November 27th, 2018

“I’ve been investing in China since 2002, and I’ve had a team, IDG China, it is called IDG Breyer Capital, since 2005, and there is not one senior partner that has left, in that time period, we have 110 professionals, 200 employees. We have just opened an office in Shenzhen, we have eight other offices, with Beijing being the headquarters, but we have an office in Chengdu, we have an office in Changsha, it all depends where the talent is. And, as a person very interested in history and culture, not only of China, but of the US, that’s how these geographies tend to evolve.”

For a video interview follow this link.

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New Portfolio Company: Edo
Variety, November 1, 2018

“For more than a decade I’ve watched the data science talent arbitrage transform industries from finance to defense, from transportation to commerce. We needed someone to bring these capabilities to bear on the systemic inefficiencies and methodological shortcomings of measurement and analytics in media and advertising. EDO’s data is quickly becoming an essential part of the decision-making and pricing matrix.” – Jim Breyer

Follow the link below to read more about Edo.

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Chinese vice president meets Tsinghua University advisors
XinhuaNet, October 15th, 2018

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan met with members of the advisory board of the elite Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing on Friday.

The advisors, including Jim Breyer, chairman of the advisory board and Breyer Capital’s founder and CEO, said China and foreign interests are blending deeply, and the foundation of mutual understanding, trust and respect is becoming increasingly solid. The board is willing to continue to make positive effort for China’s economic development and education.

 

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