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The European Commission Finalizes Its First Direct Equity Investments into Startups and SMEs

©Unsplash As startups and SMEs around Europe are still struggling to overcome the negative effects that Covid-19 caused on their business operations and innovation capacities, supranational […]
January 7th, 2021
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The Last Horizon 2020 Call: €1B for Research & Innovation Projects that Respond to the Climate Crisis

© Photo by Mauro Sbicego on Unsplash The European Commission is launching its final and biggest investment under the “Horizon 2020” programme – a Green Deal […]
October 28th, 2020

Sidekick Health raises $20m to combat deaths by lifestyle diseases

The Icelandic healthtech startup Sidekick Health has raised $20m in fresh funds from venture capital firms Wellington Partners and Asabys Partners. Sidekick Health is one of […]
October 28th, 2020

Reykjavík-based GRID raises €10.1 million to make spreadsheets more beautiful, dynamic, and interactive

Icelandic startup GRID, the SaaS platform revolutionizing the way people work with data and numbers, today announced that it has closed a Series A funding round […]
August 26th, 2020

London-based Verne Global gets $27 million to expand Icelandic data center campus

Verne Global, a London-based provider of data center solutions for high performance computing (HPC), has raised $27 million to expand its Icelandic data center campus, which […]
June 3rd, 2020

The people behind real healthcare innovation

As part of my work at McKinsey I have had the privilege to speak with many inspiring innovators.  However, the business community usually focuses more on […]
January 6th, 2020

Nordic Startup Awards 2019 Regional Winners announced in Copenhagen

Regional winners of the 7th season of Nordic Startup Awards, Nordic edition of Global Startup Awards, the world’s largest independent startup ecosystem competition have just been […]
December 5th, 2019

EIT Digital Challenge awarded the 10 best European deep tech scaleups of 2019

Editor’s Note: This post has been created in collaboration and with financial support from EIT Digital. If you’re also interested in partnering with us, just reach out. A few […]
November 12th, 2019

10 video game startups to look out for in 2019 and beyond

Europe has a vibrant video game industry, with countries like the Finland, Sweden, Iceland, and Germany hosting many established gaming studios as well as indie developers that work […]
September 6th, 2019
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