European tech companies raised €3.47 billion in Q2 2015, in 275 funding rounds. We took a look at where this money went, and analysed what this means for the European technology scene.
Europe is maturing, with more $100 million+ rounds in the first half of 2015 than there were in the whole of 2014. But how does Europe stack up to the US and Asia when it comes to the big rounds?
With the first half of the year already behind us, we stop and reflect on the biggest funding rounds from the first half of 2015, and look at the twenty largest investments in a little more detail.
There’s new research available on the technology ‘scale-up’ companies that are currently flourishing all across Europe. Startup Europe Partnerships zooms in on those in Germany, UK, Spain, France and Italy.
The European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association released its annual activity report, which is filled with interesting data and insights for 2014. We cover some of the most interesting findings below.