Hello and invite back to Equity, TechCrunch’s endeavor capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. After a pretty hectic week on the show we’re here with our regular Friday episode, which

suggests lots of endeavor rounds and brand-new equity capital funds to dig into. Luckily we had our full contingent on hand: Danny “Well, you see “Crichton, Natasha”Speak with me post-pandemic”Mascarenhas, Alex”Extremely shouty”Wilhelm, and behind the scenes, Chris “The Papa”Gates. Ensure to check out our IPO-focused Equity Shot from earlier thisweek if you haven’t yet, and let’s get into today’s subjects: Instacart raises$ 225 million. This round, not unforeseen, values the on-demand grocery shipment startup at $13.7 billion– a substantial amount, and