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 week, including EQT buying Idealista, funding for Mollie and Klarna, and trans-Atlantic data transfers. Also check out an interview with Pär-Jörgen Pärson, general partner at Northzone.

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🏘️ Massive deal in Madrid: EQT buys online real estate classifieds platform idealista for €1.3 billion

💳 Dutch payments startup Mollie raises $106M at $1B+ valuation

💶 Klarna talks to investors on raising funds at over $10 billion valuation

⚖️ Facebook to be forced to stop sending EU data to the US

🎙️ Interview with Pär-Jörgen Pärson, general partner at Northzone and a VC with some 20 years of experience

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