Relocation Series:
The Secrets to Raising Funds in the U.S.

Bank Leumi USA hosts a series of conversations to guide entrepreneurs and c-level executives in their first steps in relocating to the USA. Hear Tim Guleri Managing Partner, Sierra Ventures and Ori Kaufman-Gafter Head of International & Tech Banking, Bank Leumi USA in a fireside chat on raising funds from leading VCs in the U.S.

Relocation Series: Growth Modeling 101:
Scaling SaaS Businesses

Bank Leumi USA hosts a series of conversations to guide entrepreneurs and c-level executives in their first steps in relocating to the USA. Hear Jay Po, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Stage 2 Capital on Growth Modeling 101: Scaling SaaS Businesses.

Relocation Series: Growth Modeling 101:
Scaling SaaS Businesses

Bank Leumi USA hosts a series of conversations to guide entrepreneurs and c-level executives in their first steps in relocating to the USA. Hear Jay Po, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Stage 2 Capital on Growth Modeling 101: Scaling SaaS Businesses.

Relocation Series:
The Secrets to Raising Funds in the U.S.

Bank Leumi USA hosts a series of conversations to guide entrepreneurs and c-level executives in their first steps in relocating to the USA. Hear Tim Guleri Managing Partner, Sierra Ventures, and Ori Kaufman-Gafter Head of International & Tech Banking, Bank Leumi USA in a fireside chat on raising funds from leading VCs in the U.S.

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary: By: Ariel Segal There was across the board economic strengthening last week with initial jobless claims reported below expectations and both retail sales and housing starts beating estimates. This is the lowest new unemployment applications number since the week of March 13th  last year. The 9.8% increase in March for retail sales is … Read more

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary: By: Ariel Segal Fed Chair Powell believes “the principal risk to our economy right now really is that the disease would spread again.” Going forward, he sees the economic recovery strengthening thanks to the vaccinations and policy support. Last week on Friday, President Biden proposed a discretionary budget plan of $1.5 trillion in … Read more

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary: By: Ariel Segal Beating all estimates, nonfarm payrolls increased by 916k in the month of March. This is the largest increase since August and the unemployment rate fell to 6%. A surge of 280,000 jobs in leisure and hospitality was the largest contributor to job gains. President Joe Biden revealed a $2.25 trillion … Read more

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary:  By: Ariel Segal U.S. durable goods declined in the month of February by 1.1%, while surveyed estimates expected a 0.5% increase. The decrease was broad and not concentrated to a single industry. Supply chain issues are still limiting production, but the gradual increase in demand and stimulus is a boon to these manufacturers. … Read more

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary:  By: Ariel Segal The upward revision for the January retail sales number balanced out February’s reported -3.0% mark, which was below the surveyed -0.5% estimate. Inclement weather in large portions of the country slowed down sales, but March sales are expected to pick up again with the warmer weather and fresh round of … Read more

Capital Markets Weekly Update

Macro Commentary:  By: Ariel Segal Inflation indicators, CPI and PPI, were both reported to be in line with expectations last week. As investors keep a close eye on inflation, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday that the risk of inflation is small and manageable.  Funding for President Biden’s next major economic plan is reportedly … Read more