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 […]
K Fund, a new VC firm based in Madrid, has launched today with a €50 million purse that it plans to invest in Spanish early stage startups. The new fund will be “helping entrepreneurs in anything that they might need at the early stage, which is usually the hardest time for a company,” said K […]
Another day, another European VC firm announces funding. This time it’s Berlin-based Paua Ventures, whose first institutional fund goes live today with a first close of $45 million, with a final close expected to come in at about $65 million. Paua is a relatively young VC firm, which was bootstrapped by its management team with […]
If you think the (European) VC industry could use some change, now’s your chance to speak up, or at least to indicate what you think is good and bad about the current state of affairs in an online survey. ACTIVE Venture Partners, the Barcelona-based investment firm behind companies such as Packlink, Fishbrain, UserZoom, Restaurantes.com, Yieldr […]