Monthly report: November 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 72 influencers like Tech.eu and EU-Startups, discussing hashtags such as #Slush19 , #UnitedTechOfEurope and #GEW2019.
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Where top VCs are investing in fintech

On Nov 5, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Where top VCs are investing in fintech https://t.co/dVOAsqG5Et
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Over the past several years, ‘fintech’ has quietly become the unsung darling of venture. A rapidly swelling pool of new startups is taking aim at the large incumbent institutions, complex processes and outdated unfriendly interfaces that mar billion dollar financial services verticals, …

techcrunch.com
On Nov 5, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Where top VCs are investing in fintech https://t.co/dVOAsqG5Et
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Where top VCs are investing in fintech

Over the past several years, ‘fintech’ has quietly become the unsung darling of venture. A rapidly swelling pool of new startups is taking aim at the large incumbent institutions, complex ...

Caribbean Development Bank continues to support regional entrepreneurs

On Nov 22, 2019
@unleashingideas shared
More from our friends in the Caribbean - this time in St. Lucia #GEW2019 https://t.co/hUOMTgiVML
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www.stlucianewsonline.com
On Nov 22, 2019
@unleashingideas shared
More from our friends in the Caribbean - this time in St. Lucia #GEW2019 https://t.co/hUOMTgiVML
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Berlin-based VC Earlybird launches second fund for the CEE region; Interview with Dan Lupu

On Nov 4, 2019
@EU_Startups shared
Berlin-based VC @EarlybirdVC Bird launches second fund for the CEE 💸🚀 https://t.co/xHFUn8hZIZ https://t.co/BErarpiGlS
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Earlybird manages different funds with focuses on digital technologies in Eastern and Western Europe as well as health technologies. Digital East Fund I (DEF1) started investing in 2014 and continues to support its current portfolio companies. We invest across different stages, starting ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Nov 4, 2019
@EU_Startups shared
Berlin-based VC @EarlybirdVC Bird launches second fund for the CEE 💸🚀 https://t.co/xHFUn8hZIZ https://t.co/BErarpiGlS
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Berlin-based VC Earlybird launches second fund for the CEE region; Interview with Dan Lupu

Earlybird manages different funds with focuses on digital technologies in Eastern and Western Europe as well as health technologies. Digital East Fund I (DEF1) started investing in 2014 and ...

Leavy.co raises largest travel tech seed round, $14 million, to help millennials house swap and jet set

On Nov 26, 2019
@robinwauters shared
RT @tech_eu: https://t.co/xFiSR7kkfG raises largest travel tech seed round, $14 million, to help millennials house swap and jet set https://t.co/kDMXO76qlf by @annieMusgrove #traveltech #Paris @prime_ventures
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Leavy.co, a Paris-based travel community and marketplace, has raised $14 million in seed funding to launch its app for travel-hungry, cash-strapped millennials. Dutch firm Prime Ventures led the round with the participation of angel investor Dominique Vidal, partner at Index Ventures. ...

tech.eu
On Nov 26, 2019
@robinwauters shared
RT @tech_eu: https://t.co/xFiSR7kkfG raises largest travel tech seed round, $14 million, to help millennials house swap and jet set https://t.co/kDMXO76qlf by @annieMusgrove #traveltech #Paris @prime_ventures
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Leavy.co raises largest travel tech seed round, $14 million, to help millennials house swap and jet set

Leavy.co, a Paris-based travel community and marketplace, has raised $14 million in seed funding to launch its app for travel-hungry, cash-strapped millennials. Dutch firm Prime Ventures ...

It’s a crush: Startup Europe’s innovation policies and matchmaking for investors and startups at Slush

On Nov 1, 2019
@DSMeu shared
It’s a match: innovation policies and matchmaking for investors and #startups at #Slush19 👯‍♀️ https://t.co/WBNQ1HUVeF https://t.co/2D4I5meFRE
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Startup Europe is matchmaking startups and investors at Slush, one of the world’s leading startup events in Helsinki, Finland. Startup Europe, together with Business Finland and Slush will also organise a workshop on accelerating Digital Innovation and Ecosystems.

ec.europa.eu
On Nov 1, 2019
@DSMeu shared
It’s a match: innovation policies and matchmaking for investors and #startups at #Slush19 👯‍♀️ https://t.co/WBNQ1HUVeF https://t.co/2D4I5meFRE
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It’s a crush: Startup Europe’s innovation policies and matchmaking for investors and startups at Slush

Startup Europe is matchmaking startups and investors at Slush, one of the world’s leading startup events in Helsinki, Finland. Startup Europe, together with Business Finland and Slush will ...

The Reverse Pitch: True

On Dec 2, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @nnovick: I get to meet a lot of investors and VCs, and for me, True stands out for so many reasons. They're founder-first/founder-friendly (it comes from being an accelerator at the beginning) & their industry focus and expertise is the definition of "smart money" https://t.co/cfcWvHeBky
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Natalie connects with True to learn more about the firm's approach to retail and consumer tech, as well as how they differentiate themselves in VC.

tech.eu
On Dec 2, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @nnovick: I get to meet a lot of investors and VCs, and for me, True stands out for so many reasons. They're founder-first/founder-friendly (it comes from being an accelerator at the beginning) & their industry focus and expertise is the definition of "smart money" https://t.co/cfcWvHeBky
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The Reverse Pitch: True

Natalie connects with True to learn more about the firm's approach to retail and consumer tech, as well as how they differentiate themselves in VC.

What AI startups need to achieve before VCs will invest

On Nov 13, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
What AI startups need to achieve before VCs will invest https://t.co/73NktLHo5K by @davidblumberg https://t.co/hhgJLmMBfY
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For AI entrepreneurs, there are additional factors that must be addressed. Why? It is fairly clear that we’re in the early stages of this burgeoning industry which stands to revolutionize sectors from healthcare to fintech, logistics to transportation and beyond.

techcrunch.com
On Nov 13, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
What AI startups need to achieve before VCs will invest https://t.co/73NktLHo5K by @davidblumberg https://t.co/hhgJLmMBfY
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What AI startups need to achieve before VCs will invest

For AI entrepreneurs, there are additional factors that must be addressed. Why? It is fairly clear that we’re in the early stages of this burgeoning industry which stands to revolutionize ...

A devious problem killing European startups

On Nov 4, 2019
@StartupLatvia shared
RT @MiikkaKataja: Broad range of expert opinions, rigorous honesty, pragmatic key takeaways. Keep it coming ⁦@soakedbyslush⁩ 👏 #Slush19 https://t.co/8q9iJwjh9K
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Your mentors could be your menace. Seasoned founders spill the worst advice they ever got.

www.slush.org
On Nov 4, 2019
@StartupLatvia shared
RT @MiikkaKataja: Broad range of expert opinions, rigorous honesty, pragmatic key takeaways. Keep it coming ⁦@soakedbyslush⁩ 👏 #Slush19 https://t.co/8q9iJwjh9K
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A devious problem killing European startups

Your mentors could be your menace. Seasoned founders spill the worst advice they ever got.

Top Influencers

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Tech.eu is the premier source of European technology news, data analysis and market intelligence. We help you navigate a fragmented region with vast potential.

Follow 16.1k Followers

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European startups, business angels, Web entrepreneurs and venture capitalists - welcome to the news feed for http://t.co/9El5SavpF4

Follow 7.4k Followers

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Breaking technology news, analysis, and opinions from TechCrunch. The number one guide for all things tech. Got a tip? Let us know [email protected]

Follow 6.6M Followers

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European tech journalist; founder & editor of Tech.eu (@tech_eu), previously @TheNextWeb & @TechCrunch - in love with my family, tech, travel and Belgian beer.

Follow 46.0k Followers

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Innovatie, strategie, startups, Internet, wifi, video, API's, 3D scanning & printing, adviseur, mentor, blogger, vader & man

Follow 1.0k Followers

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#GEW has given rise to a Global Entrepreneurship Network of entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers, researchers and other startup champions in 160+ countries.

Follow 23.2k Followers

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@DSMeu initiative supported by @EU_Commission to promote #StartUpEU #startupeurope 'Start in Europe, Flourish in Europe'. https://t.co/JG8SX7pRCu

Follow 15.1k Followers

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Official EU account for European #DigitalSingleMarket. Maximizing the potential of ICT in Europe is our goal. @GoettingerEU & @Ansip_EU

Follow 59.2k Followers

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We bring SV startup expertise to Latvia. SV Mission and Knowledge Base Web Platform.

Follow 1.5k Followers

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Happy husband & proud dad of 7. Head of Sector. Startup Europe, European Commission. Policy Fellow @Cambridge University. Lecturer on lean startups @CEPADE_UPM

Follow 1.6k Followers

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Europe's west-coast for awesome startups. Become part of Europe's best connected startup ecosystem

Follow 9.4k Followers

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A space for the Berlin startup community to work, live, connect and grow.

Follow 34.1k Followers