Category Archives: Italy-Startups

AI-driven investment and blockchain startup Euklid secures seed funding at a company valuation of €10 million

Euklid, one of Italy’s hottest early-stage FinTech startups, completes a first round of seed funding with a valuation of €10 million for a stake of 3-4% in the company. Founded in 2015 in Milan, Euklid now plans to move its … Continue reading

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Join STARTUP IS MY WAY – an exciting event for students and young entrepreneurs on December 6 in Treviso, Italy

STARTUP IS MY WAY is a free event which provides young entrepreneurs and students willing to launch their business with the great opportunity to meet mentors, investors and other key players of the European startup ecosystem. At STARTUP IS MY … Continue reading

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Tannico: Italian online retailer for fine wine secures €3.8M in a Series A funding round

The online wine retailer Tannico has today announced €3.8 million in Series A funding, led by P101 and including contributions from private investors Matteo de Brabant (founder of Jakala), Maurizio di Robilant (founder of Robilant Associati, the Italian market leader in … Continue reading

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CharityStars closes €2 million Series A funding round to accelerate the international expansion

CharityStars, the leading European online charity auction platform, has raised €2 million in a Series A round led by notable venture capitalist firm 360 Capital Partners, A.S. Roma football player Stephan El Sharaawy and one of Italy’s best known entrepreneurs, … Continue reading

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10 European pet startups to watch in 2016 and beyond

With many hundreds of million pet owners globally, it is clear that the “pet economy” can be seen as a very big and potentially lucrative market for young companies. Just think about how much time and money you or your … Continue reading

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Microsoft acquires Solair – an Italian company that provides innovative Internet of Things services

Microsoft has announced it has acquired Solair, an Italian company that has been delivering innovative Internet of Things (IoT) services to customers. Solair’s IoT customization and deployment solutions, built on Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform, are engineered to help businesses in … Continue reading

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5 Italian startups to look out for in 2016

In the beginning of this year, we took a look at some major European countries and tried to come up with a list for each country with some of the most promising startups to look out for in 2016. We … Continue reading

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Stockholm-based MIND Music Labs presents the world’s first smart guitar at Web Summit 2015

The Stockholm-based startup MIND Music Labs is presenting the world’s first “Smart Guitar” at Dublin’s Web Summit today, with a LIVE demo during its PITCH competition. The young music company, which was founded in 2013, also just secured a low 6-digit … Continue reading

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Beauty and wellness startup Vaniday secures €15M funding from its existing investors

Vaniday, an international booking platform for beauty and wellness services, announces it has secured a €15 million investment from Rocket Internet and other partners. Continue reading

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