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Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
In Q1 2015, European companies raised €2.6B in 345 deals, highest figure since Q3 2001 (report)   —  According to data from Dow Jones VentureSource (PDF), reported this morning by (also Dow Jones-owned) The Wall Street Journal, VC investment into European companies rose to its highest figure since the third quarter of 2001.
Apr 27, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Tech.eu M&A report - Q1 2015: the number of tech exits in Europe has increased by 160% year-over-year   —  In the first quarter of 2015, Tech.eu tracked a total of 140 exits (acquisitions, IPOs and/or mergers), a rather whopping 61% rise in the total number of deals compared to Q4 2014.
Apr 13, 2015, 5:35 AMIn context
David Meyer / Tech.eu:
Dutch court suspends metadata surveillance law over privacy   —  When Europe's highest court struck down the EU's Data Retention Directive, it didn't invalidate EU countries' national metadata snooping laws — but it did set a handy precedent.  —  On Wednesday, a court in the Hague suspended …
Mar 11, 2015, 9:00 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Yandex asks Russian antitrust authorities to probe Google over bundling of Android with Google services (including search)   —  Yandex asks Russian antitrust authorities to probe Google over bundling of Android with Google services (including search)  —  This just in: Yandex, the ‘Google of Russia’ …
Feb 18, 2015, 3:55 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
European long-distance ridesharing platform Carpooling arrives in the United States, partners with Uber   —  Munich, Germany-based Carpooling, previously known as Carpooling.com, is launching in the United States after having inked a deal with increasingly controversial ride-booking service Uber.
Dec 15, 2014, 9:25 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Big numbers for Prezi: 50 million users, 160 million presentations created and $57m in fresh funding   —  It's a big day for Prezi, the Hungarian-American company behind the nifty cloud-based presentation platform with the same name.  —  At the Slush conference in Helsinki, Finland …
Nov 19, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Rocket Internet Q3: portfolio valued at €2.7B, up €74M from IPO, plans 10 new startups in 2015   —  Rocket Internet says portfolio value increased by €74m after IPO, gives bullish outlook for next decade  —  Following its IPO last month, German e-commerce focused venture fund …
Nov 17, 2014, 9:15 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Deutsche Telekom to launch new €500 million fund to invest in both startups and mature companies, will “close” T-Venture  —  German telco juggernaut Deutsche Telekom has earmarked half a billion euros for a new hybrid innovation fund dubbed Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP) …
Nov 11, 2014, 6:45 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
Polish startup Brainly raises $9m to make a major push into the US with its social learning platform   —  Brainly, the Polish edtech startup that we recently paid a visit, has closed a $9 million round from lead General Catalyst Partners, Point Nine Capital and Runa Capital.
Oct 15, 2014, 8:05 AMIn context
Robin Wauters / Tech.eu:
German startup incubator Rocket Internet finally confirms that it will pursue $1 billion IPO in 2014   —  And we're off to the races.  After Zalando last week, German startup incubator Rocket Internet this morning confirmed its intention to float its shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange before the end of this year.
Sep 10, 2014, 7:45 AMIn context

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