This is what happened today at European Tech.
— Berlin-based digital freight and supply chain solution provider Forto have Raised a large amount of $ 240 million.. In this round, Forto is currently in the $ 1.2 billion valuation.
— Israeli music education startup Joy Tunes have Complete $ 50 Million Financing Round Led by GV (formerly Google Ventures) and joined by Qualcomm, with a valuation of $ 1 billion.
— Wellster, (another) telemedicine from Bavarian,have Raise $ 40 Million in Round It is led by Dermapharm and backed by existing investors HV Capital and Seven Ventures.
-Helsinki Tesseract, Specialty Bridging institutional capital flow between traditional asset finance and digital asset finance have Raise $ 25 Million One of Finland’s largest series A rounds to date.
— Doctrin, a medtech startup from Stockholm,have Raised 13 million euros To promote efforts to provide “patient-centered medical care without barriers”.
Belgian telecommunications provider Destiny We are moving forward with the goal of becoming the leading European cloud communications solution for small businesses. Announced acquisition of Swedish companies Telepo and Soluno..
-Also tracked a number of (others) European Technology Financing Rounds and M & A Transactions, All of these are in a handy list for you in our weekly summary newsletter every Friday afternoon (Note: the full list is Paid customers only).Also check Our European Technology News Section For continuous coverage.
Worth reading / worth knowing
-Two European privacy watchdogs team up Call for a ban on the use of facial recognition in public spacesOpposes the draft rules of the European Union Make technology available for public security reasons..
-German competition authority FCO takes Big Tech GAFA’s “Bingo” card Open proceedings against Apple..Determined by procedure, similar to similar surveys already conducted this year on Amazon, Facebook and Google Whether iPhone makers meet the latest German competition law standards..
— Fintech company Revolut saw Slow earnings growth and increased losses last year Although the increase in the value of cryptocurrencies has given the company a great boost as the coronavirus pandemic has hit payments. Revolut generated £ 222.1m in revenue in 2020, up 34% from £ 166m in the previous year.
-Speaking of Revolut UK FinTech Scale Up It may be in the early stages of a funding round, reportedly Worth more than $ 20 billion..
-Google Closed dedicated startup space in London Known as the campus.Silicon Valley tech giant announced on Monday East London’s “Non-Reopening” Campus After being forced to shut down due to a coronavirus pandemic.
— Israeli Venture Capital Fund Glilot Capital Partners Reportedly Raise $ 200- $ 300 Million on Wall Street At the IPO of a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC).
– last week, Hundreds of biggest names in European technology Alongside politicians and wealthy investors on the lawn of a private member club at Soho Farmhouse in the English countryside One of the first major technical events in the Founders Forum over a year..
Today’s top tweets
— Google for Startups UK (@GoogleStartupUK) June 21, 2021
today, https://t.co/X5zZOexA7Q Officially listed on the London Stock Exchange. 🎉🎉🎉
My idea is to be the first employee and co-founder to make a leap in belief in joining the team at Notting Hill 11 years ago. This advertisement …https://t.co/oHpgsnrhsB
— Li Ning (@madebyning) June 21, 2021
Following a dramatic series of funding and a new unicorn, the French government wants to raise the bar. This includes EU coordination on startup policy and 10 European decacorns by 2030.https://t.co/0M3bhjEbUT
— Chris O’Brien (@obrien) June 21, 2021
Pour one today for Campus London which will not be reopened as the team is virtually focused.It’s hard to summarize what’s special to me in a tweet, but it was an incredible privilege to be deeply involved in this pioneering space for years and lead it for four years.
— Sarah Drinkwater (@sarahdrinkwater) June 21, 2021
— North Zone (@northzoneVC) June 21, 2021
See the innovation performance of EU countries in 2021.
🟢 Innovation leader
🟢 Powerful innovator
🟡 Medium innovator
🟠 Emerging innovators
— European Commission 🇪🇺 (@EU_Commission) June 21, 2021
Thank you for the opportunity to write about this issue @ Information Age
European Tech’s gender diversity development stagnated in 2020, with 90.8% of all capital raised by all male teams.
It is our duty to make a difference and there is no moment to waste! https://t.co/VFu3StxUzG
— Bruce Walker (@BruceWalker_) June 21, 2021
Can’t create the right online experience for @PIRATESummit..
However, you can leverage your experience of running over 120 online events in the last 12 months to create outstanding digital events. Pirate style.
It’s called PIRATE Live. Our thoughts on this year’s theme.
— Manuel Kerman [kuːlman] (@Manuelkoelman) June 21, 2021
Make a list of all the founders of the UK / European technology “Unicorn” and see which founders put money in their mouths and invested as angels in startups from their home country .. Without it, you wouldn’t have a Silicon Valley-style ecosystem.
— Mike Butcher (@mikebutcher) June 20, 2021
I’ve just finished a review of thousands of startups this year @south_summit 2021. Here are some important points and trends I’m observing (threads) 👇 (RT if worth it, feel free to suggest the missing categories. Definitely do so. Masu)
— Alex Barrera (@abarrera) June 20, 2021
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— Tech.eu (@tech_eu) June 21, 2021
Credit card companies are obliged to make sure they know what consumers are buying and paying for.
We asked Visa, Mastercard, and American Express to provide consumers with more information about paying for their subscription.
— European Commission 🇪🇺 (@EU_Commission) June 21, 2021
The moment we all have been waiting for. We are finally proud to welcome you to our new, bigger and sweeter Kingdom of Stockholm. 👑🤗https://t.co/ZGvovDj8gd#LifeatKing #StockholmTech #GameDevelopment #GameDev #NewOffice #OfficeDesign #workplace #Creative # Stockholm
— King (@King_Games) June 21, 2021
Rovio, @MoominOfficial And @GutsyAnimations Make long-term partnerships and create fun and iconic content for years to come. A # Moomin The game is already in progress! https://t.co/nhsWd8JNzq pic.twitter.com/O8ziFuTyjf
— Rovio (@Rovio) June 21, 2021
Now we have designed a motivational approach to cybersecurity and are the first #cyberGEIGER prototype! 🎉
— GEIGER (@cybergeiger) June 21, 2021
Exciting #EUInnovation Scoreboard ⏩ EU innovation performance continues to improve 📈
💯 All Member States are more innovative than 2014 ➡️🇪🇪🇨🇾🇱🇹🇮🇹🇬🇷 are the fastest growing innovators.
— Jean-Eric Paquet (@JEPaquetEU) June 21, 2021
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