Long one of Spain’s only two unicorns, ride-hailing startup Cabify is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. After a rocky start in Madrid in 2011, the company launched operations in Mexico, Peru, and Chile just one year later, and is now also present in Colombia, Argentina, Ecuador and Uruguay. Cabify says it now has 33 […]
Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Berlin-based digital freight forwarding and supply chain solutions provider Forto has raised a hefty $240 million. With this round, Forto now weighs in at a $1.2 billion valuation. – Israeli music education startup JoyTunes has completed a $50 million funding round at a $1 billion […]
Happy Friday! This week, our research team tracked 129 deals funding deals worth close to €2.4 billion in total, as well as 21 exits and relatied stories across Europe, including Russia, Israel, and Turkey. As always, we are putting all of them together for you in a handy list sent in our round-up newsletter (note: […]
Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Wise, the UK payments group formerly known as Transferwise, has confirmed plans to go public in what will be the first direct listing of a tech firm in London. The company said it has been profitable since 2017 and sales hit £421 million this year. […]
The European Commission has laid out its 2021-2022 spending priorities for the bloc’s research and innovation programme, Horizon Europe, with projects under the green, digital and health banners set to come in for substantial funding. As part of the €14.7 billion package over the next two years, particular attention has been given to supporting the […]
In today’s episode, listen to an interview with Valerie Krämer and Rebecca Görres, the co-founders of Remi that’s just raised €1.2 million.
Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – 10x Future Technologies, a London-based fintech startup that helps larger, established banks build both next-generation services as well as tools to help their older services work more efficiently, has raised $187 million. – German fashion e-commerce company About You has jumped as much as 17% […]