Character.AI is in talks to raise $250 million. Adept raising from General Catalyst and Spark. Investors weigh investments in Anthropic and Stability AI.
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Data shows sliding secondary share prices and disappearing late stage funding rounds
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Series B valuations were cut in half from the first quarter of 2022 to the last
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