Firstminute Capital has closed its new seed fund at $60 million to invest in early stage European tech companies. The London-based firm will invest between $250,000 and $750,000 in startups and is currently hiring for its team. The fund was founded by executive chairman, Brent Hoberman and general partner and head of investments, Spencer Crawley. […]
China presents a significant opportunity for European games companies but the market remains a difficult one to crack, according to a report from VC firm Atomico. In the last 15 years there have been 24 billion-dollar games companies, six of which are European (11 are Chinese). Europe is considered the global capital of mobile games […]
OnTruck, an on-demand logistics platform based in Spain, has raised $10 million in a Series A round led by Atomico and Idinvest. Existing investors Point Nine Capital, La Famiglia, and Samaipata Ventures also contributed to the round. OnTruck’s platform automates the process of connecting a shipment to carriers’ trucks with users selecting price specs and […]
VC firm Atomico has announced the close of its latest fund at $765 million. Its fourth fund, dubbed Atomico IV, will invest in European startups from Series A on that have global potential. The fund, and its “value creation” model, is bolstered by an investment team of former executives from Google, Facebook, Uber, and Spotify […]
On this episode of the Tech.eu podcast, we talk about Panasonic’s purchase of Zetes, funding for Israel’s Lumus, chat about the London Stock Exchange, and more
On the latest episode of the Tech.eu podcast, we talk about GoDaddy’s acquisition of HEG, the upcoming Station F in Paris, Trivago’s IPO plans and more:
Daniel Ek (Co-founder and CEO of Spotify), Niklas Zennström (Co-founder of Skype and Atomico) and Ilkka Paananen (co-founder of Supercell) at Slush 2016.