German VC firm Digital+ Partners raises €350 million fund to back B2B tech scale-ups in the DACH region

Germany-based investment firm Digital+ Partners has raised a €350 million fund to back European B2B tech startups that are ready to scale up, a healthy €50 million more than initially targeted. The firm says it can invest up to €50 million into companies serving the industrial and financial sectors in German-speaking countries. Current portfolio companies […]

Earlybird closes €175 million fund to invest in early-stage European startups

Berlin-headquartered VC firm Earlybird has closed its €175 million “Digital West” fund that will focus on deep tech startups in German-speaking countries, Nordics, UK, Benelux, France and Southern Europe. The latest fund brings the total capital under management of the firm to €1 billion. “We see a steadily growing number of promising deep tech startups […]

Highland Europe raises €463 million fund to invest in growth-stage companies

Highland Europe, a VC firm with American roots headquartered in London and Geneva, has raised a €463 million fund, bringing its assets under management to a total of €1.1 billion. While investing from the new fund, the firm will keep its focus on growth-stage “software and internet-enabled companies.” Raised in 12 weeks, this is Highland […]