C-Suite as a Service: The next chapter in Europe’s startup story

Editor’s note: this is a guest post from Nanditha Vijayaraghavan, who heads up marketing and growth initiatives at SaaS company Trusted Family. European tech is having its moment in the global markets. According to latest research on ‘The State of European Tech 2020’ from Atomico and partners, a company raising a seed round of funding […]

Today in European Tech: Etsy buys Depop for $1.6 billion, Celonis raises $1 billion at decacorn valuation, FlixBus nabs $650 million

Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Munich-based ‘execution management’ software maker Celonis has announced a monster $1 billion Series D round, giving it a post-money valuation north of $11 billion. The round, which was led by new backers Durable Capital Partners and T. Rowe Price Associates, follows a $290 million Series […]

Take-Two buys Serbian games studio Nordeus for $378 million in cash, stock

Take-Two Interactive has announced that it has acquired privately-held Serbian mobile games developer Nordeus for up to $378 million. The upfront price of $225 million is comprised of cash and $90 million in newly issued shares of Take-Two common stock. The Nordeus founding team will receive the stock consideration and continue to run the company, […]

Today in European Tech: Wefox raises $650 million, EU to unveil bloc-wide digital wallet, Bought By Many nabs $350 million, and more

Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Berlin-based digital insurance company Wefox has raised $650 million in a Series C round led by Target Global. The record-setting round also saw participation from new investors FinTLV, EDBI, LGT via Lightrock, Partners Group, Jupiter, Decisive Wealth, and Ace & Co. – Manchester-based connected vehicle […]