Annual Report 2019

This year, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 102 influencers like Tech.eu and Robin Wauters, discussing hashtags such as #startups , #technews and #ecommerce.
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On Jul 26, 2019
@robinwauters shared
RT @siliconvikings: #gbgtech fashion #ecommerce startup @NAKDfashion closes its Series B round at €65M, with the extra €20M for localisation. By @tech_eu https://t.co/oKhTjA5KSU #NordicMade #nordictech #fashtech
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Swedish fashion startup NA-KD closes its Series B round at €65 million, with the extra €20 million for localisation

Swedish fashion startup NA-KD closes its Series B round at €65 million, with the extra €20 million for localisation

Göteborg-based fashion e-commerce company NA-KD gets an extension of €20 million in funding as part of its Series B, making it worth €65 million in total. The extension was led by existing ...

On Sep 23, 2019
@AdBresser shared
A Look at Goldman Sachs’ Venture Funding Spree https://t.co/oUhcyg9xew
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A Look at Goldman Sachs’ Venture Funding Spree

A Look at Goldman Sachs’ Venture Funding Spree

Goldman Sach’s pace of investing in startups has increased dramatically over the last couple of years.

On Sep 23, 2019
@AdBresser shared
Raising a Series A: 5 Must-Know Tips and Tricks | Crunchbase https://t.co/VD4erS1exA
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5 Must-Know Tips and Tricks for Raising a Series A

5 Must-Know Tips and Tricks for Raising a Series A

This founder reveals his personal experience raising funding and his exclusive tips and tricks when raising a Series A in startup capital.

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

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 ...

On Jun 23, 2019
@AdBresser shared
Many successful #startup hubs exist in tiny European towns | Sifted https://t.co/jGBlVwej2O
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Some of Europe’s most successful startup hubs are in tiny towns, not capital citiies

Some of Europe’s most successful startup hubs are in tiny towns, not capital citiies

Who knew that there was so much startup activity going on in the small European towns of Oulu, Oss, Montpellier and Sandwich?

On Oct 18, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Where are US fintech’s next billion-dollar startups? https://t.co/fnvXWECiQL by @jshieber https://t.co/gLGoh562GQ
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Where are US fintech’s next billion-dollar startups?

Where are US fintech’s next billion-dollar startups?

As fintech investments soar to new heights, investors are looking at the bottom and top levels of the services stack to find the next billion-dollar startups. That’s the word from seasoned ...

On Sep 2, 2019
@thenextweb shared
6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry https://t.co/rWJIhmFImS
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6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry

6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry

AI and machine learning are entering the scene and causing great disruption in what used to be one of the most stable career choices.

On Jul 1, 2019
@StartupDelta shared
Learn more on Prime Ventures, Amsterdam based VC and their €205M investment in to French AI photo startup Meero: https://t.co/EanxfiROtW https://t.co/kvafNwTFeS
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Amsterdam’s leading VC Prime Ventures invests a whopping €205M in French AI photo startup Meero: All you need to know

Amsterdam’s leading VC Prime Ventures invests a whopping €205M in French AI photo startup Meero: All you need to know

Less than a year after its B Series of $45 million, Meero has announced a third fundraiser of $230 million ( €205 million) led by Eurazeo Growth and Amsterdam-based VC, Prime Ventures. ...

On Aug 28, 2019
@TechLeapNL shared
100 Startup Accelerators Around the World by @crunchbase featuring @WStartupFactory @PortXLglobal @rockstart https://t.co/c4uzxUjolE https://t.co/WW9IDIJwbx
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100 Startup Accelerators Around the World You Need to Know About

100 Startup Accelerators Around the World You Need to Know About

Crunchbase's list of 100 startup accelerators, based on Crunchbase Rank and location, around the world that you need to know about.

On Sep 6, 2019
@AdBresser shared
10 fintech #startups to watch out for in 2019 and beyond | EU-Startups https://t.co/JG11drtPSp
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10 fintech startups to watch out in 2019 and beyond

10 fintech startups to watch out in 2019 and beyond

Curve – London-based Curve has developed an Over-The-Top Banking Platform that provides a better banking experience, by connecting the world of money into one place, by combining all your ...

On Jun 3, 2019
@EU_Startups shared
10 European startups revolutionizing mental health 🙇‍♀️✨ @unmindHQ @meruhealth @flowneurosci @SelfapyApp https://t.co/u39JvRxx6W https://t.co/26BB5wgM2O
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10 European startups revolutionizing mental health

10 European startups revolutionizing mental health

Moodpath – This German startup launched in October 2016 helps people recognize the symptoms of depression by answering daily questions over a two-week period. Meru Health – Meru Health is ...

On Aug 16, 2019
@robinwauters shared
RT @Andrew_Campling: CoachHub raises €6 million to scale its digital coaching technology - @tech_eu https://t.co/lANosX8g5W
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Berlin-based CoachHub raises €6 million to scale its digital coaching technology

Berlin-based CoachHub raises €6 million to scale its digital coaching technology

CoachHub, a startup that helps companies make coaching accessible to employees of all career levels, has raised €6 million to fuel its growth and expand its global pool of online coaches. ...

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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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

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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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

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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]

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

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

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We are the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator & startup launch program for #entrepreneurs. Great founders start here. https://t.co/ezicO3HWwM #FIworldwide

Follow 76.0k Followers

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Accelerating growth of digital businesses in London and across the UK through programmes, policy & promotion. Get our regular newsletter: http://t.co/eVcBxWt4E6

Follow 60.6k Followers

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Your source for opinionated perspectives on tech news for Generation T

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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.

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VC @daphnipolis. Former GM @frdigitale. Books & ties lover. Get daphni's newsletter! #community #Auvergne #SaintExupery

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

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The go to First Round Fund across stages, from pre-seed to seed (up to €200K), for ambitious founders looking for the smartest capital. Partners @rsohoni @cee

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One-stop shop for all things #WebSummit. Global conference organisers. Help us write our next chapter – sign up for 2016 here: https://t.co/HvQ0GBfzus

Follow 67.3k Followers

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Special Envoy Startups NL http://t.co/qlsgkk0Ll8. Fomerly Vice President of @EU_Commission @DigitalAgendaEU. Follow my successors @GOettingerEU, @Ansip_EU.

Follow 130.5k Followers