Italian Corporate Venture Capital: the 2019 report of the Open Innovation and Corporate Venture Capital Observatory

According to the 2019 report of the Open Innovation and Corporate Venture Capital Observatory, the Italian Corporate Venture Capital was valued € 489 million in 2018. The Observatory analysed the shareholding structures of 10.546 innovative start-ups, and identified 6.298 shareholders…

Italian crowdfunding platforms: the 2019 statistics of the Crowd-Investing Observatory

The Crowd-Investing Observatory at MIP, the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano (osservatoriocrowdinvesting.it) is the Italian research centre that collects information on the online crowdfunding platforms, and particularly the equity-based and lending-based crowdfunding platforms. The Crowd-Investing Observatory considers the…

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…