2021 exceeds €4 billion invested in Spanish startups
The year 2021 ends with the highest investment figure ever obtained in Spanish history: €4,207 billion in a total of 400 operations. Madrid and Barcelona are consolidating their position as national entrepreneurial hubs, accounting for 85% of the country’s investment. Jobandtalent becomes a new unicorn, after raising €628M in 2021 alone. The fastest-growing sectors in Spain in terms of startups and innovation are healthcare and Fintech.
Jobandtalent secures $500m in Series E fundraising round to accelerate expansion
Today, Jobandtalent – a workforce marketplace that matches workers with temporary roles – announced it secured $500 million in equity investment from Kinnevik and SoftBank Vision Fund 2, closing out its Series E round. Additionally, the company secured $75 million in debt financing from Blackrock. This investment gives Jobandtalent a $2.35 billion valuation. The funding […]
March ends with €622 million invested in startups thanks to Glovo’s mega-deal
March has become the record month for startup investments in Spain, thanks in part to the €450 million mega-round confirmed on Thursday by Glovo. In addition to the €100 million round announced by Jobandtalent and 30 other investment rounds confirmed in March, such as those of Inbrain Neuroelectrics, Barkibu, Sherpa.ai and Preply. With March coming […]
Jobandtalent Secures €100m from SoftBank Vision Fund 2 to Fuel Expansion
Jobandtalent – a workforce marketplace that matches workers with temporary roles – announced it secured a €100 million investment from SoftBank Vision Fund 2 via its Series D round. In addition, the company has secured €83 million in debt financing from BlackRock. This comes after Jobandtalent closed a successful €88 million round in December. The […]
January ends with more than 370 million Euro invested in Spanish startups
2021 has started well. The month of January exceeded €150 million invested in startups in Spain, €152.267 million in a total of 31 public operations to be exact.
More than €1,000M was invested in startups in Spain in 2019
2019 closes with more than 1,000 million Euro invested in startups in Spain and with two Spanish technology companies, Cabify and Glovo, considered as unicorns (companies with valuations exceeding 1 billion Euro), whose latest operations have contributed to these accumulated figures. In fact, the last round of 150M Euro announced by Glovo last December means […]