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September 18th, 2019

Italy’s National Innovation Fund gets underway: the first milestone in the building of a “Smart Nation Italy”

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Italy as a Smart Nation? The time may have come. The first steps, at least, have been taken, even in the midst of a political crisis that creates uncertainty about the coming months. And there are some important news – …

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August 28th, 2019

The Italian venture capital market is ready to double in 2019

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In the first 6 months of 2019, 397 million Euros were invested in Italian start-ups and start-ups that have been founded by Italian entrepreneurs – as pointed out in a recent analysis by StartupItalia!. The Italian Venture capital market continues …

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August 8th, 2019

VC Hub Italia is the “permanent forum” for the Italian venture capital market. Its goals are to contribute to a culture of innovation and to bring the development of the Italian ecosystem to a new phase

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It’s a think tank that aims to promote a further development of Italian venture capital market, which is almost ready to compete on the international ground. It is called VC Hub Italia and is a “permanent forum” created by the …

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July 10th, 2019

How to boost Italian Venture Capital? Streamline bureaucracy

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“The Italian venture capital has been suffering from a structural delay and hence it has fallen behind both on a dimensional and on a regulatory level. But, at least on the former, we are catching up. As for the latter, …

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June 21st, 2019

Noah Berlin: where the future of European innovation is written

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner of P101 Ventures

They write Noah Berlin, we read “the future of innovation”. It’s one of the main European early-stage and late-stage VC conferences: it took place in mid-June, gathering 5,000 participants, 1,500 start-ups and 700 investors. It’s where the future scenarios of …

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June 3rd, 2019

Innovation ecosystem: do Italian entrepreneurs do their part?

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“Together with financial resources, another important ingredient of a thriving start-up ecosystem  are entrepreneurs who are ready to engage in new projects,” stated Oecd in an assessment report of the Italian Startup Act, the policy including heterogeneous tools aimed at …

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May 17th, 2019

Creative destruction, trial and error, lateral thinking: but always keeping a focus on customers

Giuseppe Donvito, partner of P101 SGR

If there is a universal guide to innovation that every company should read, it is in the letters to shareholders that Jeff Bezos, owner of Amazon, writes every year. In particular, in the latest (published in April), the CEO of …

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May 13th, 2019

Mobility, Health, Real Estate, Finance: VC is looking at these increasingly tech industries

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2018: record year for VC investments in the world 2018 was a record year for the venture capital market not just in Italy but globally. According to Kpmg, VC investments have reached 254 billion dollars worldwide – a sharp increase …

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May 10th, 2019

2019 Investors Meeting: P101 explains how venture capital will evolve after the acceleration of year 2018

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Italian start-ups closed rounds for an overall amount of 480 million Euros in 2018. Deals that were worth at least 3 million euros amounted to a total of 408 million Euros. Italy is preparing to reap the benefits of government …

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April 15th, 2019

The French startup model, an inspiration for Italy and Europe

Andrea Di Camillo, Managing Partner of P101 SGR

Blablacar, Sigfox, Withings? They are Unicorns and they are French. Around Paris, innovation is pushed to the levels of London and Berlin. This was noted, at least since 2015, by the EY Venture Capital Barometer in France. The latest update …

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