Growth in European tech venture and investment is spreading: in a market which was only previously a game for specialist tech investors, everyone now wants to get in to being a technology investor. As of the end of February, two months into the year, figures are up by amount invested (+23%), and the number of […]
The start of 2017 confirms how buoyant the European market is. It is up by 20% by volume in January 2017 year-on-year, and close to 40% higher by value, according to the latest headline transaction index (HTI) bulletin from Go4Venture.
What is remarkable this time is that innovation financing in […]
After a better than expected finish to 2016, there has been a flurry of investment activity to kick-off 2017. In this month’s investment roundup we look back at the last year through our Headline Transaction Index (HTI) Year End report and the Silverpeak Internet report, both of which provide really useful data and insightful commentary. […]
Overall market up by volume of deals, but number of larger deals down. Click here to download the full report.
At Go4Venture, we have for several years been tracking European tech fundraising deals and creating a ‘Headline Transaction Index’ (HTI) based on all deals over €1m, mainly focusing on “Large” deals greater than $10m/€7.5m. Based on […]
By Nitin Dahad
Financing of the European internet industry has continued to progress by deal volume, but declined in value in 2016, according to the latest European Internet Industry 2016 report released by our sponsors Silverpeak LLP and based on Go4Venture’s Headline Transaction Index (HTI) data.
The key finding of the report is that in 2016, the […]
by Mike Galvin
The European fintech market has definitely proven in 2016 that it is all grown up. While there may be some relationship issues thanks to Brexit, and a Q4 funding slowdown, the reality is that these challenges are just temporary since the fundamentals are too strong to slow the long term growth potential. Even the […]