EUR 50 Million from EIB

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will contribute EUR 50 million to coparion, a Cologne-based venture capital fund aimed at helping young German technology companies achieve swift growth.

One to Watch: Akvola Technologies

The question of how to reuse wastewater in an energy-efficient way is one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century. Matan Beery developed a low energy technology for cleaning seawater.

Attracting Startups

Two German federal states want to have more innovative, young companies.

Search Engine for Jobs

“Joblift” raised EUR 10 million in capital.

Auspicious Operating System

Spryker’s commerce OS ticks all the boxes to become the new global standard in both B2B and B2C.

One to Watch: TechSpaghetti

Leah Hinton taught literacy and digital arts in schools for ten years in her native New Zealand and Europe, before she launches the educational software studio behind the hit language app Hey Monster! English for Kids.

Get Set, e.GO!

The compact e.GO Drive 20 will democratize electric and self-driving cars. We talk to the company’s managing director.

Berlin Startup with U.S. Roots

Berlin startup Relayr has an American founder and backing from the prominent U.S. venture capital fund Kleiner Perkins.