Start-Up Matchmaking

Capmatcher uses intelligent technology – the founders chafe at the term “AI” – to pair up entrepreneurs with suitable investors.

A Unicorn for Duisburg

US company ThoughtSpot, a leading provider of search- and AI-based analyses for businesses, has established its headquarters for German-speaking Europe in Duisburg’s downtown port district.

Top Investment 2019 in Saxony

In August 2019, the US American aerospace specialist Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and the 328 Support Services GmbH corporation (328SSG) announced their plans to establish a new aircraft production site at Leipzig/Halle Airport.

Czechs Invest More in Germany than Russians or Chinese

The Czech Republic may be relatively small compared to its neighbor Germany, but Czechs definitely think big when investing across the border.

Condor Flies with Polish Wings

The Polish Aviation Group PGL, parent company of the Polish airline LOT, is set to take over the battered holiday airline Condor.

Germany Welcomes Tesla Gigafactory to Berlin-Brandenburg Location

Political and business leaders have hailed Elon Musk’s announcement that EV giant Tesla will build its European plant just outside Berlin.

Chinese Trio in Düsseldorf

The western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia is welcoming not one, not two, but three Chinese technology companies: OPPO, VIVO und Xiaomi. With that trio and Huawei, the capital Düsseldorf has landed four of the six largest smart phone producers in the world.

Record Amounts Invested in German Start-Ups

Fledgling German companies took in a new annual high of 6.2 billion euros in 2019.

Top Investments 2019 in Hamburg

The mix of economic potential and high quality of life makes Hamburg the powerful heart of northern Europe.

Self-Med Headquarters

The city of Schwerin is getting an injection of new business: Swiss medical company Ypsomed has opened a new production facility in the northern German town.