Lower Valuations Explained: Should Entrepreneurs Care?

"Morgan Stanley marked down it's Flipkart participation[1]", "Fidelity slashes down more startup…


85% of Italian Startups Struggle to Break € 100,000 Annual Revenues

The number of Italian startups keeps on growing. According to the official register for innovative…


Crowdfunding Platforms Serve As Information Brokers

In the previous post, we explained how VC funds and crowdfunding platforms can partner up. In this…


Crowdfunding: Information Broker for Early-Stage Venture Capital Funds

In the previous post we analyzed the advantages that associations of Business Angels, namely…


Crowdfunding: Why Business Angel Networks are Inefficient

The Second Generation of Business Angel Networks (BANs) In the previous article I have…


3 Competitive Advantages that set European Startups Apart

This article was originally posted on Medium here. European startups raised $6,9 Bln in the first…


The Rise of Female Entrepreneurs

In some regions - the US and developed Europe - female entrepreneurs have higher levels of…


Are Networks and Regulation Responsible for Slow European Startups?

This post originally appeared on my Medium feed here. A few weeks back I wrote “The European…


Alternative Finance in Europe

 What hides behind the term alternative finance? Centre for Alternative Finance of Cambridge Judge…


The European Startup Scene is Still Broken

This post originally appeared on my Medium feed here. Europe is the motherland of some of largest…