Danish esports entertainment startup BLAST secures €12.5 million to scale up

Copenhagen and London-based esports media company BLAST has secured €12.5 million in a financing round led by entrepreneur Johan Gedda, the co-founder of Rocket Software, and Vækstfonden, an investment vehicle with backing from both the Danish government and the European Investment Bank. Prior backers Creandum, Heartcore (formerly known as Sunstone Capital) and Maki also participated […]

Continuum Industries raises £1.5 million to bring the construction industry into the digital age

Edinburgh-based Continuum Industries, a startup that provides AI tools for engineering professionals, has closed a £1.5 million financing round to make its technology available to infrastructure planning and design teams across the globe. The seed round was co-led by London’s Playfair Capital and Prague-based Credo Ventures with participation from Techstart Ventures, Simon Blakey, Michael Blakey […]

Tech.eu Podcast: How to raise capital in times of crisis? Let’s hear from VCs

Welcome to a new series of special episodes of Tech.eu Podcast, made in collaboration with The Next Web. Over three shows, we’ll talk to VCs, governmental organisations, and startups about the changes in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in times of crisis and the ways for founders to navigate it. Today, we’ll hear from Alastair Mitchell (EQT), Itxaso del Palacio (Notion), Jacqueline van den Ende (Peak Capital), and Janneke Niessen (CapitalT).