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Techcrunch

14th December 2018

International money transfer company TransferGo scores $17.6M Series B  

The round is led by Vostok Emerging Finance and Silicon Valley’s Hard Yaka, with participation from Revo Capital, U-Start Club and Practica Capital.

Press release

14th December 2018

Dott announces a €20 million round from EQT Ventures and Naspers Ventures to transform city mobility in Europe  

The investment has been co-led by the EQT Ventures fund (“EQT Ventures”) Naspers. Other investors include Axel Springer Digital Ventures, DN Capital, Felix Capital, FJ Labs and U-Start Club

Press release

12th November 2018

Festicket raises $10.5m in Series D round to further fuel its explosive growth  

The round is led by transatlantic venture capital firm Beringea and joined by Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund InMotion Ventures, Channel 4’s Commercial Growth Fund, Lepe Partners and U-Start

Press relase

17th July 2018

NAADAM CLOSES $16 MILLION SERIES A  

Naadam Secures Strategic Backing From Vanterra Capital, Torch Capital, and U-Start Club to Focus on Disrupting the Luxury Cashmere Market

Techcrunch

3rd May 2018

Freeda raises $10 million for its new media brand for women  

Italian startup Freeda Media is raising a $10 million Series A round led by Alven Capital. U-Start and business angels are also participating in the round.

Forbes Italia

27th February 2018

Andrea Colombo, Founding Partner di U-Start, tra i "100 under 30" di Forbes Italia  

Forbes Italia ha stilato una classifica dei 100 italiani, tutti sotto i 30 anni, che si propongono di reinventare il futuro. Nella categoria Venture Capital anche il Founding Partner di U-Start

Milano Finanza

6th January 2018

Vola l'unicorno. Troppo?  

Spotify, Dropbox, ma anche Lyft che sorpassa Uber e anticipa la quotazione al Nasdaq. Il 2018 sarà l'anno del boom.Ma occorre stare attenti alle valutazioni.Ne parla Daniele Testa, Partner di U-Start

Milano Finanza

2nd January 2018

Quanti unicorni nell'hi-tech. Tutti veri?  

Dal 2008 in poi la popolazione di unicorni negli Stati Uniti è cresciuta di circa 16 volte. Ma quanti di questi sono veri unicorni e produrranno una exit liquida per gli investitori? di Daniele Testa