Belgian data tech scale-up Collibra turns unicorn after raising $100 million from CapitalG, Google’s investment arm

Belgium/US-based data governance technology company Collibra has raised $100 million from CapitalG, Google’s growth investment arm, giving it a valuation above $1 billion according to De Tijd and Fortune. Basically, the company’s solutions make it easier to find, interpret and trust the organisational data they need to make business decisions, information that is usually stuck […]

Think globally, go public: Two tech unicorns joined Euronext this year

Editor’s note: This is a sponsored article, which means it’s independently written by our editorial team but financially supported by another organisation, in this case, Euronext. If you would like to learn more about sponsored posts on Tech.eu, read this and contact us if you’re interested in partnering with us. As the European tech ecosystem matures, more big names […]

An insider’s view of Lisbon’s rapidly growing tech scene

Not a month goes by without a fresh article being published, raving about Portugal as the best holiday destination, the safest city in Europe, and the latest real estate eldorado with the best return rates. Just as spectacular is the exponential growth of the city’s tech ecosystem, and its ramping densification. Talent and venture capital […]

European tech funding starts out strong and steady in first half of 2018

2018 is shaping up to be a strong and steady year for European tech funding, with €5.8 billion raised in each of its first two quarters. This means European tech startups raised €11.6 billion total for H1 2018, which is exactly the same amount that was raised in H1 2017. However, don’t expect tech funding […]