Podcast #176: solarisBank raises €60M, six fresh funds in Europe and an interview with C4 Ventures’ Raph Crouan Podcast #16: Discussing the European Tech Alliance, the argument for a European Startup Visa & Christoph Janz

The Podcast 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.

This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech from the past 10 days or so, including the new report from the UK markets watchdog on an Apple-Google arrangement on search engines, fintech news as TransferWise obtained a license to offer retail investment services and solarisBank’s €60 million funding round, a small but interesting acquisition over in Finland and much more. Later in the show, you’ll hear an interview with Raph Crouan, a partner and business development lead for VC firm C4 Ventures.

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And here are the notes and links for this week’s episode:

UK regulators take aim at Apple’s search engine deal with Google

Germany’s solarisBank raises funding

Transferwise ventures into offering investments

Garmin goes shopping in Finland

Funding in the ‘death care’ sector

Six VC firms raising fresh funds

🎙 Raph Crouan, Partner Business Development at C4 Ventures

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