Start-ups in the logistics field: the research of the Contract Logistics “Gino Marchet” Observatory

According to the research published by the Contract Logistics “Gino Marchet” Observatory at MIP, the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano (contractlogistics.it), there are 363 venture-backed start-ups in the logistics sector at global level, which have received overall $…

Italian venture capital investments are (finally) increasing: the market in 2018

AIFI, the Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (aifi.it), provides statistics on the activity of venture capital funds every year. The Italian early stage segment (seed, start-up and scale-up stages) registered a meaningful growth in 2018, both in terms…

The rise of innovative start-ups and SMEs: key statistics

Since 2012, the Italian Government has been fostering innovation to promote digitalisation and strengthen the competitiveness of the Italian industry. With the new industrial policy “Industria 4.0” (“Enterprise 4.0”) and the Italian policy framework for innovative start-ups (also known as…