French IT consultancy firm ON-X Group has acquired 100 percent of Chain Accelerator, a Paris-based blockchain startup incubator that was founded two years ago. The seven-figure deal brings blockchain and cryptocurrency into the buying firm’s advisory repertoire. Based in the startup campus Station F, Chain Accelerator has built an international ecosystem that includes researchers, governmental […]
Indico Capital Partners and Google have teamed up to launch an accelerator for the Portuguese tech ecosystem. Based in Lisbon and managed by Indico, the six-month accelerator program will be part of a year-long incubation period at the Portuguese VC firm. Organisers will select between six and ten pre-seed startups that are trying to address […]
EU-Startups has released a new report, offering a complete overview of the European tech startup accelerator landscape.
A dive into the current (and future) state of startup accelerators in Europe, with a look at two reports on the topic: one white paper by Paris-based NUMA and a report on 2014 performance by Fundacity.
By our count, there are approximately 100 startup accelerators operating across Europe today, with presently close to 140 active programs. Are there too many accelerators in Europe – or not enough?