Venture capital | Accelerators
TheVentureCity and Google consolidate Miami as a tech powerhouse

Once again, the status of Miami as an international tech hub is elevated with TheVentureCity playing host to the final week of Google’s startup acceleration program, Launchpad. The event marks the end of a 10-week immersion that began in Mexico, continued in Argentina, and concludes in South Florida; connecting startups with dedicated support to take their […]

Venture capital
Northzone raises 500 million dollars for ninth fund

Northzone has a new fund, Northzone IX, oversubscribed and with an imminent final close. The new fund attracted existing and new Limited Partners, and was raised at record speed, showing the strong global interest in the European early-stage venture capital market. The fund is one of the largest early stage venture capital funds raised in […]

Venture capital | Private equity ecosystem
Toushka Capital, the venture capital for high-impact ventures

Toushka Capital is a Mexican private equity fund with more than thirteen years of operations and presence in Mexico, Los Angeles, New York and Madrid. In 2018 they create the venture capital fund Toushka Ventures, focused on promoting high-impact entrepreneurship

Venture capital | Fintech
GoCardless secures $75 million Series E investment to open up access to the first global bank debit network

GoCardless, the global leader in recurring payments, has secured a $75 million Series E investment to open up access to the world’s first global bank debit network. By spring 2019, the GoCardless network will cover 70 per cent of the world’s recurring payments volume, spanning North America, Europe and APAC, enabling businesses to take recurring […]

Venture capital | Resume 2018
Investment in Startups in Spain exceeds €1.2 billion for 2018

The close of 2018 saw record levels of investment in Spanish startups, with in excess of €1.2 billion raised. The total final figure was €1,227.09 million euros raised across 198 transactions.