“We’ve Found the Perfect Location in Germany”

In March, Intel announced it would be building a billion-euro new microchip production facility in the eastern German city of Magdeburg. Intel Germany’s managing director Christin Eisenschmid tells Markets Germany how this record foreign direct investment came about.

Digital Logistics is Moving and Shaking German Business

Germany has traditionally been Europe‘s logistical center. But the sector is undergoing massive transformation as digital and networked logistics solutions complement railways, trucks and warehouses. Our new video has the lowdown.

Berlin Stays Top in Survey of European Startup Locations

The results of the 2022 Startup Heat Map are in, and Berlin has again been voted the best place for fledgling businesses in Europe.

Munich Healthtech Funding Reaches Nearly EUR One Billion

Over the past decade, healthtech startups in the Bavarian capital have taken in just under EUR 968 million in financing – that’s according to information compiled by the website Munich Startup in its Data & Insights Dashboard.

AI and the German Insurance Sector – A Chat with MotionsCloud’s LeX Tan

Artificial intelligence is shaking up industries throughout Germany, including the insurance market. This is creating opportunities for international entrepreneurs like LeX Tan. His business MotionsCloud uses AI to make claims processing more efficient. Watch our video!

EUR 300m VC Fund to Boost German Space Startups

Newly founded venture capital provider Einstein Industries Ventures says it will invest EUR 300 million in promising young German New Space companies. The fund made the announcement at the ongoing ILA Aerospace Trade Fair in Berlin.

German Start-Ups Raise Nine-Figure Sums

Our bimonthly list of some of the biggest funding rounds for German start-ups features a “super 7” of young companies involved in digitalization, networking, automotive subscription services and renewable energy.

Semi-Public Tech VC Closes at over EUR 400 Million

The fourth edition of High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF – High Tech Founders Fund) has concluded its first closing with a pledged volume of EUR 420 million.

How Big Businesses Expand to Germany

Intel, Northvolt, Tesla…giant companies have recently committed billions to establishing/expanding German operations. Here’s how those massive investments came about. Watch our video!

German Economics Ministry Mulls New Start-Up Strategy

Germany’s Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, led by Minister Robert Habeck, wants to do more to support start-ups in the country. According to reports in a variety of leading German newspapers, the ministry has submitted a 28-page proposal for reforms to the other parts of the German government.