Podcast #101: TransferWise in Brussels; more money for N26 and Horizn; Alibaba’s activity in Europe; and more

The podcast hosted by Natalie Novick, Robin Wauters, and Andrii Degeler is a show in which we discuss some of the most interesting stories from the European technology scene and interview leading entrepreneurs and investors from across the region.

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Here’s what we discussed this time.

🎧 TransferWise has applied for a financial services license in Brussels, and at the same time announced that it will open an office in the Belgian capital.

🎧 Berlin-based “smart” suitcase startup Horizn raises €10 million

🎧 Berlin-based challenger bank N26 raises $300 million at a $2.7 billion valuation

🎧 German startup Data Artisans has been acquired by Alibaba for $90 million

🎧 Interview: Jeff Lynn, co-founder and executive chairman of Seedrs

🎧 events calendar. If you think something is missing, please do send us a heads-up!

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