Tech Nation has released it’s 2020 report — the most comprehensive guide to the UK’s digital tech ecosystem to date. Using a rich mix of official, open and web data, the Tech Nation Report 2020 dives deep inside the themes that are essential to the success of the UK’s tech entrepreneurs. For the full [...]
Crunchbase News has released its report on European Venture Report for 2019 which shows that over $122 billion has been invested in European startups in 48 countries, in the last five years. In 2019 $36.05 billion was invested in 4275 companies, up from $17.2 billion invested in 2016. However the number of deals has [...]
Atomico has now published The State of European Tech for 2019, a 244 page report which covers the venture capital sector in great detail. This is a must read report for investors and founders operating in the European venture capital sector.
White Star Capital launches it's inaugural annual report on the UK venture capital landscape and tech ecosystem. In recent years, we feel the UK has really cemented its position as a global leader in venture capital and entrepreneurship. The UK’s reputation as a global hub for financial services has really driven this agenda, and [...]
One of Europe's leading early stage venture firms closes it fourth fund at £60 million, more then 30 times the first fund raised in 2007. Seedcamp is looking to invest early in world-class founders attacking large, global markets and solving real problems using technology. Typically they can lead a pre-seed round or invest alongside other [...]
PayPal (PYPL) to acquire Swedish based payments company iZettle for $2.2 billion to expand its geographical footprint and to enter the market for on-premise payment solutions. Seen as the European equivalent of the US based company Square, this acquisition creates many new industry dynamics within the payments industry. The company's devices and platform are being [...]