In the first two quarters of 2018, we’ve seen three European unicorns go public, with a much-anticipated IPO for Spotify on the NYSE, as well as an oversubscribed IPO for the Dutch payments startup Adyen, and one of the LSE’s biggest ever tech IPOs for the Czech cybersecurity company Avast. Here’s a breakdown of some […]
In a new, combined Tech.eu report, we break down and analyse in-depth all of the European tech exit and funding deals we tracked and vetted during Q2 2017.
In a new, combined Tech.eu report, we break down and analyse in-depth all of the European tech exit and funding deals we tracked and vetted during Q1 2017.
We daresay the above image doesn’t need much comment. It’s a selection of some of the biggest and well-known technology companies on the planet, all of which have bought at least one European tech firm last year. We’re just saying. For more data and analysis, check out our European Tech Exits Report 2016 (buy it […]
We’ve analysed the tech exits data tracked for the third quarter of 2016, and found that it was a stellar one in terms of volume – but mostly thanks to a single, big deal.
Highland Europe’s Fergal Mullen has had some recent successful exits for portfolio companies. But all of them took time, and it’s important to realise that most do.
Two deals that happened at the tail end of last week and are worth noting: Ströer, a big German multi-channel digital media company, has acquired a 78.8% stake in the Hamburg-based company behind online statistics portal Statista for about 57.2 million euros. In addition, Ströer said it would pump a further 7.5 million euros of […]