Big data, has been called by some to be the “new oil“. While others challenge that association, it is abundantly clear that innovations that harness the power of big data have an incredible opportunity to build some of the most exciting technologies of tomorrow. OpenOcean VC is a European investor working to propel companies in […]
Editor’s note: This exclusive article from CTech (Meir Orbach) was syndicated with permission. Israel-based venture capital fund Viola Growth, of the Viola Group, is raising a third fund. According to documents filed with the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission in April, the fund has already raised $40 million in commitments, but several people familiar with […]
Vienna-based pre-seed venture capital fund Pioneers Ventures, which was founded in 2015 by Pioneers and Speedinvest, has a new structure. Speedinvest is taking over more than thirty of Pioneers Ventures’ existing investments in business tech, consumer tech, fintech, and healthtech, and integrating them into its portfolio. The current Pioneers Ventures management team will also move […]
Europe’s early-stage investment firm Seedcamp has announced the final close of its fourth fund at £60 million. This is over 30 times larger than the Seedcamp’s first fund of $2.5 million raised in 2007. With the new fund, Seedcamp plans to make pre-seed and seed stage investments in up to 100 startups throughout Europe. The […]
Tech.eu catches up with Northzone’s newest partner Paul Murphy, the former CEO of gaming company Dots, to talk European and US investments.
Ivo Spigel recently had an opportunity to learn about the strategy and processes of Atomico, one of Europe’s premier venture funds. In the first of a two-part series, he speaks with co-founder Mattias Ljungman, and partners Dan Hynes and Tom Wehmeier:
At the Web Summit in Lisbon, the European Commission and the European Investment Fund today presented a new ‘Venture Capital Fund of Funds’ programme with the potential to attract over €1.6 billion to support the growth of small businesses across Europe. This is the Commission’s latest initiative in its ‘Capital Markets Union’ action plan to […]