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Innovation financing buoyant in Europe - study

Sunday 15 February 2015 | 13:33 CET | News
The innovation startup financing market in France and elsewhere in Europe is buoyant, according to research from Clipperton and Digimind. European startup funding rose by 37 percent to USD 7.8 billion in 2014, and the market has come out of the post-2008 crisis phase. Internet and New Media start-ups attracted half the money invested in innovation in 2014. UK internet startups raised USD 2.3 billion last year, compared to USD 1.2 billion in France. The UK benefits from using the same language as the US. The internet is driving startup investments. In the second half of 2014, the internet

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