The importance of agrifood startups to the food crisis: the research of the Food Sustainability Observatory of the Politecnico di Milano

According to the Food Sustainability Observatory of the School of Management of the Politecnico di Milano, there are 7,337 agrifood startups in the world listed between 2017 and 2021. In addition to facilitating people's access to food, 34% of these…

Italian equity crowdfunding: the economic-financial performance of startups that raised capital between 2014 and 2019

Italian Tech Alliance and BizPlace produced the first report on the economic-financial performance of startups that raised capital through equity crowdfunding platforms in Italy. According to the report, 23% of the companies that raised capital between 2014 and 2019 are…

Italian startups with significant social and environmental impact: the Social Innovation Monitor statistics

According to Social Innovation Monitor (SIM), in Italy, there are 486 certified startups with a significant social impact. These are startups halfway between nonprofit organisations and for-profit enterprises, and they can be distinguished into Innovative Startups with a Social Vocation,…