European and Israeli tech startups combined for €1.6 billion in funding in May 2016. This represents a 12% quarter-on-quarter uplift and an even bigger increase compared to the same month a year ago, when technology companies raised €789 million in the region. As the graph above shows, if Spotify’s $1 billion (€910 million) debt round […]
As Andreessen Horowitz’s Benedict Evans tends to say, mobile is eating the world. And it’s eating it in multiple ways, across many industries, and also heavily influencing how people plan a career change and look for a new job. At least, this is what multiple startups across Europe and Israel are betting on. Funding activity […]
European fashion tech startups have raised €440 million this year to date, more than in all of 2015
2016 continues to be a record-breaking year for the European, Israeli and Turkish startup ecosystems when it comes to fundraising, as more than 1,000 tech startups have secured capital in the first four months of the year. The 1,053 investments closed from January to April combined for €6.2 billion, almost half of all capital raised […]
The first quarter of 2016 has come to a close: European and Israeli startups raised €4.8 billion across 790 deals in Q1, including Spotify’s recent $1 billion debt round.
The European and Israeli startup ecosystems are accelerating: according to Tech.eu’s data, tech companies raised a combined €2.6 billion across 527 deals in the first two months of 2016, a significant year-on-year increase on both fronts.
In January 2016, Tech.eu tracked 254 funding deals, totalling €1.6 billion. We take a look at these numbers and highlight some interesting facts.