Unbabel, the AI+human translation platform, has raised a $60 million Series C round, led by Point72 Ventures, along with e.ventures, Greycroft, and Indico Capital Partners. The latest investment is nearly three times the $23 million Series B raised in 2018, bringing the company’s total funding to $91 million. Combining state-of-the-art AI with a global community […]
CASAFARI, a fledgling Lisbon, Portugal-based proptech company, has raised €5 million in a seed financing round led by Lakestar and joined by real estate investment fund Round Hill Capital to pursue expansion across Europe. Proptech is not unfamiliar territory for Lakestar, which has made over 12 real estate tech investments to date, including Airbnb, Opendoor, […]
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 […]
Startup Europe Partnership has done some research on Portugal, where one of Europe’s most vibrant tech ecosystems is taking shape. A look at their latest report.
The Lisbon Investment Summit was part conference, part grand finale of the Lisbon Challenge acceleration process. Ivo Spigel used the opportunity to take a closer look at what’s cooking in the beautiful city on seven hills. Hint: he didn’t use a bicycle to get around Lisbon.