The Startup Nations Standard

The Startups Nations Standard #BuildingStartupNations For over a year we’ve shared input with the European Commission to build the Startups Nations Standard. On the 19th of March 2021 the European Commission launched the Startup Nations Standard of Excellence! The objective: Make the European Union the most attractive Startup and Scale-up continent. Find out more here.

STARTUP3 Top 5 Winners: Take a Look at the Best Deep-tech Innovators!

The STARTUP3 Project announces the Top 5 Innovators! Teams from all over Europe will continue working hard on the next great deep-tech startup. Within the next three months, they will accelerate their market presence together with the Corporate Pool members and dedicated mentors from the programme! Read all about it here.

Dealroom: The VC Prominence Rank

Every year Dealroom releases a quantitative ranking of Europe’s most prominent venture capital investors. This is a transparent practical ranking of the world’s top tech investors (of over 100,000 tracked by Dealroom). The rank, is based primarily on the number of unicorns and future unicorns backed by investors and level of deal activity. More on the […]

EU Digital Clean Tech Investment Initiative

The European Commission are excited to share our new Digital Clean Tech Initiative https://bit.ly/3t1aDWd & https://bit.ly/39rAE94 The Digital Clean Tech Investment Fund will pool funding from the #EU, Member States and the private sector to increase access to equity finance for innovative SMEs and start-ups that develop and adopt digital green tech solutions. https://bit.ly/2MzRz0t The program aims to set […]

Startup Europe Week

Startup Europe Week is an event that happens within one week on a yearly basis. During this week, the approved co-organisers around the world are free to organise all kind of events within the fixed week. Startup Europe Week is a stage for multiple speakers, including entrepreneurs, representatives of private and public entrepreneurship support programmes, […]

Why European Commission Regulations Won’t Kill Crypto in Europe

At the end of September, the European Commission released its new Digital Finance package, which included two sweeping regulatory proposals specific to crypto-assets and blockchain. Wondering what this means for the future of crypto in Europe? Find out more here.

How to get your startup featured in tech news and media publications

To help the startups and founders that are keen to get featured in both EU-Startups and other tech publications, EU-Startups wanted to give some advice to help startups get ahead. For this reason, they recorded the 5th episode of their Podcast as a guide on how to get press coverage for your startup. This article […]

The 12 most active US investors in European fintech

It’s no secret that startup deals are comparatively cheap in Europe, while company valuations in the US soar ever higher. As a result, American funds have not only begun investing more heavily in European startups, but they’re also setting up shop here; most recently in the form of Silicon Valley’s Sequoia opening a London office. […]

Meet Europe’s “Green Deal” startup heroes

Just as the global climate crisis was beginning to capture the world’s attention, the Covid-19 crisis arrived with other ideas. But as the world starts to return to a new kind of normal, European politicians say they’re committed to an economic recovery with our planet’s health in mind. Back in March, the European Union announced […]