(Editor’s note: this a guest post from Florian Graillot, co-founder and partner at Astorya.vc, a European early-stage insurtech-focused fund launched in October 2017.) What a first half of the year in the European insurtech scene: over €1.7B was invested across 52 deals. That’s basically more than 2019 and 2020 (read more) combined! Obviously, mega rounds […]
In this episode, we’ve prepared an interview with Annika Sjöberg and Bo Ilsoe of NGP Capital. We talked about a new report that the Finland-born VC firm has just published, focussing on the role gender plays in a startup founder’s ability to raise private capital in Europe. It turns out that if you’re a woman, your chances of raising cash are extremely low.
Here’s the bad news: there’s new research that investigates the role gender plays in a startup founder’s ability to raise private capital in Europe, and it turns out that if you’re a woman, your chances of raising cash are extremely low. The good news is … actually there is no good news, it’s all pretty […]
A new report commissioned and created by European Women in VC, Experior VC, and Unconventional Ventures found that in terms of capital productivity, women outperform men by as much as 96% in the CEE region. The “Funding in the CEE region – through the lens of gender diversity and impact” report provides a new perspective […]
Below, you can find the slightly updated section on the impact of the coronavirus impact on the (European) fintech scene that I wrote as a prologue to our recent report on the State of Fintech in Europe launched in close collaboration with Oleg Boyko’s international investment group Finstar, which you can download for free here. […]
Data company PitchBook today released its 2020 Annual European Venture Report, sharing key funding and exit stats and insights to (once again) recognise European Tech’s record year – as well as its challenges ahead. In a year that will forever be remembered as the year of the global coronavirus outbreak, PitchBook says the European tech […]
In partnership with Finstar, an international private equity and investment advisory firm with around $2 billion of assets under management, we are today launching a brand new report focused on the ever-growing fintech sector in Europe. Based on Tech.eu’s proprietary database of deals, with complementary analysis of the state of European fintech by our editorial […]