2018 is shaping up to be a strong and steady year for European tech funding, with €5.8 billion raised in each of its first two quarters. This means European tech startups raised €11.6 billion total for H1 2018, which is exactly the same amount that was raised in H1 2017. However, don’t expect tech funding […]
Europe’s tech scene is rapidly maturing, as evidenced by a steady increase in equity funding in tech startups, an amount reaching €25 billion+ in 2017. The region is also now home to 57 ‘unicorns’, according to research by GP Bullhound. Europe’s great diversity – an amalgamation of over 40 countries with their own languages, cultures, […]
Ivo Spigel recently had an opportunity to learn about the strategy and processes of Atomico, one of Europe’s premier venture funds. In the first of a two-part series, he speaks with co-founder Mattias Ljungman, and partners Dan Hynes and Tom Wehmeier:
Are the regulators coming for crypto? For once, maybe not in Europe. Initial coin offerings (ICOs), the newest craze this year in the world of cryptocurrencies, are a new form of crowdfunding that allow tech ventures to easily raise cash by issuing and selling their own cryptocurrency tokens. Usually, those tokens can then be traded […]
For the second quarter in a row, European tech funding has broken previous records: total funding tracked by Tech.eu for tech startups in Europe, Israel, and Turkey rose to €7.7 billion in Q3 2017, across 865 deals. This is €1 billion more than was raised in Q2 2017, and a 117% increase from the same […]
Highland Europe’s Scaling Businesses questionnaire invites European tech companies to share the challenges of scaling a business.
Ha Duong, a former associate at Techstars, has compiled a very exhaustive list of European artificial intelligence and machine learning startups. Check it out!