• Robert Downey Jr., Jay Z, Durant Back Life Insurance Startup

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The company isn't a well-known name in Silicon Valley, but its investors certainly are.
    San Francisco-based Ethos Technologies Inc. was founded last year, the product of two Stanford MBAs. The company's core product is a streamlined, and affordable process for buying term insurance - which pays out benefits if the insured dies within a certain time frame. Ethos just raised $11.5 million in a round led by Silicon Valley luminary Sequoia Capital. Other investors in the round, however, were less predictable, including the venture fund of Jay Z's entertainment company Roc Nation, Robert Downey...
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