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!
Europe’s largest startup festival began it’s life in Amsterdam on March 26th 2015 and was founded by Irishman Paul O’Connell. The kickoff event started with bringing 77 startup companies together with 4000 attendees, enterprise and national media. Partnered by Facebook, Startup Amsterdam, Booking.com, Paypal, IBM and Microsoft. In the first year we brought 15,000 attendees […]