Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) is famous worldwide for its specialist banking services for the startup and venture industry. Having established a branch in London in 2012 which now employs 200 people, they have now opened a subsidiary in Frankfurt, Germany which will service the emerging European tech industry with venture debt services and products. Unfortunately, bank accounts for startups or … Read more
In the second part of the series, we take a closer look at the difference between Venture Debt and Venture Capital. Click here for the first part of the series about “What is Venture Debt?”
As an early stage startup, your most prominent concern is probably access to capital and securing the first 18 months. You do not want to see the fruits of your early work dying before they hit the market. You demand supplemental forms of financing that provide your company with the required capital at a reasonable cost.
Venture debt is an … Read more
Bits & Pretzels is a 3-day event for founders, startup enthusiasts, investors and business incubators.
Venionaire is a proud partner of the Bits & Pretzels festival and we can support you with an exclusive €100 discount on the actual prices. Just head over to the website of Bits & Pretzel through the link below and select your preferred ticket!
The “Steve Jobs of the automotive industry“, Henrik Fisker, design icon and electric car pioneer, has joined forces with our joint venture motec ventures in an advisory capacity. motec ventures is an innovation platform and investment company with the aim of shaping the future of mobility as a link between European SMEs and high-tech start-ups. The cooperation was … Read more
Venionaire Capital is looking for
We’re looking for a dedicated and high–energy Junior Legal Counsel, to join our team in Vienna on a permanent basis. You will have 1-3 years of experience, preferably working in a law firm, bank or legal department within the finance industry. You … Read more
Invest Europe published its annual report on investment and fundraising for the European private equity and venture capital industry. The report covers activity on over 1,250 firms, directly verified by fund managers using the European Data Cooperative (EDC). The EDC holds data from over 3,000 European private equity firms on 8,000 funds, 64,000 portfolio companies and 250,000 transactions since … Read more
Raising capital is always difficult – on average Startups get rejected over 100 times before they close a sufficient seed-round (to be clear: Investors not FFF). It’s obvious that this process wastes a lot of times for founders, as they should be working on their products, services, technologies, and clients.
Having raised money for a lot of startups and SMEs … Read more
The Austrian startup media outlet derBrutkasten.com launched a new marketplace academy.derBrutkasten.com, which delivers workshops and training especially for founders and related players in the ecosystem. DerBrutkasten developed the academy in close partnership with Austria’s leading education platform and edu-tech marketplace-as-a-service Nilus.tech, powered by courseticket.com – a company that was founded by Alexander Schmid (CEO of courseticket), Markus Kainz (now … Read more
The new generation of lawyers has high expectations about what technology can do for them. With life cycles of innovation getting constantly shorter, we are surrounded by new disruptive technologies and this is not different in the legal world. According to research from Thomson Reuters Legal, 579 “lawtech” patents were filed worldwide in 2016, up from just 99 in 2012. … Read more