Category Archives: The EU and Europe

Pitch your startup at the EU-Startups Conference 2015

On the 23rd of October, we’re going to host the EU-Startups Conference 2015 at the awesome event space of the Rainmaking Loft Berlin. We’ll have inspiring speakers (The founders of QuizClash, Sedo, …), a panel discussion with Europe’s leading startup … Continue reading

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STARTUP SCALEUP acceleration program – a great opportunity for IoT startups

STARTUP SCALEUP is an acceleration program for startups out of the “Internet of Things”-sector (IoT). The program helps European startup teams whose objective is to facilitate both internationalization and funding. STARTUP SCALEUP is funded by the European Union (Startup Europe … Continue reading

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The 15 hottest European fintech startups in 2015

In the last decade, there were a bunch of really successful fintech companies that started in Europe. Companies like Klarna, Adyen or Transferwise (to name just a few) changed the way we do payments or the way we transfer money … Continue reading

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See you at the EU-Startups Conference 2015 in Berlin

On October 23rd, we’re going to host the 2nd edition of our EU-Startups Conference! The anual event where we showcase a selection of Europe’s hottest startups and where we come together to learn from some of the most successful European … Continue reading

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Startups wanted: Grow in Europe with EIT Digital’s Idea Challenge (Sponsored)

Idea Challenge is back for 2015 – but startups need to get their skates on if they want to win a prize package including up to €40,000 in cash and access to one of Europe’s biggest innovation networks, with July … Continue reading

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3 Day Startup reaches 200 editions

The 200th 3 Day Startup edition was announced today at the Global Roundup. 3DS is a Friday to Sunday program with the mission to kickstart new student-run companies and build entrepreneurial capabilities in students and their university communities. The program … Continue reading

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Top 15: Europe’s biggest startup cities in 2015

In 2011 and in 2012, we tried to come up with a ranking of Europe’s biggest startup cities. Both articles, which involved a fair amount of research, generated a lot of interest amongst our readers. Now, after pausing in 2013/14, … Continue reading

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10 key take-aways of Tech.eu’s M&A and IPO report for 2014

Last Thursday, Robin Wauters, the founding editor of Tech.eu, published a report zooming in on all the mergers, acquisitions and IPOs in the European tech industry that happened in 2014. The European Tech Exits report is the result of 18 months of monitoring … Continue reading

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MY-WAY launches a survey on web entrepreneurship support

MY-WAY, the two-year project which set out to improve the startup ecosystem for students in Europe, just launched an online survey on web entrepreneurship support. The survey has been designed to identify the needs and capabilities of young adults in … Continue reading

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Invesdor receives an EU licence to boost cross-border crowdfunding in SME sector

Invesdor, a fast growing Nordic crowdfunding platform, has been granted a MiFID licence by financial authorities, to expand debt and equity crowdfunding services across all 31 EU and EEA countries. The Helsinki-based crowdfunding platform is the first one to receive this level of … Continue reading

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