Today in European Tech: Google to close down its London ‘Campus’, Forto raises $240 million at unicorn valuation, and much more

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 […]

Hey, big spender! Here’s how the European Commission intends to ‘greenify’ innovation with €14.7 billion worth of research funds

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 […]

Today in European Tech: Made.com and About You’s IPOs, Harry’s two new funds, 10x’s big fundraise, Europe’s ‘first’ quantum computer

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% […]