European startup market: insights, exits, investments. Everything you need to know to stay informed. Facts and figures.
Remote work has been gaining more traction than ever in recent years. While there was an uptrend in the number of remote jobs being advertised well before the pandemic, the global lockdowns had a significant impact on this. Despite lockdowns being lifted, there are still a growing number of remote jobs available, and more startups than ever are now using fully remote teams. (Photo by Sigmund on Unsplash) The reality is that while many ...
Let's face it. Today the worldwide pandemic covid-19 has the global start-up ecosystem experience a knee-jerking situation. The latest Global Startup Ecosystem Report claims covid-19 to be a potential "mass extinction event" for start-ups globally. Be it AI and tech or fashion and lifestyle (like the interior design industry), whatever is your operation domain, the covid-19 has disrupted every business's traditional ...
Although reducing costs is an excellent strategy for bringing profitability to the business, some expenses are worth spending on because they prove to be necessary catalysts for your business in the future.
If you are looking to sell your business, you might be looking for a straight buy out. But, what most people don’t understand is that there is equal money in equity firms.
Your financial portfolio should have a healthy mix of short-term and long-term reserves in addition to a balanced risk profile so that you can count on having a secure future.
Learn about cash flow analysis and why it is a crucial factor in a startup that, if left out, can lead to failure. We explain how we analyze the cash flow in Startupxplore and why we do it.
There is one part of Startupxplore that we consider vital, and that is the analysis we carry out of the startup, what is commonly known as a limited Due Diligence and which we like to call “thorough analysis” of the key matters. This is nothing more than an analysis of the company on various aspects to validate the existence of certain risks and, if they exist, whether it makes sense to bear them. Our analysis focuses on the legal, tax, ...
Off to conquer the world? Be aware of the difficulties of internationalization (although start-ups seem to be doing better)
Last year the number of Spanish exporting companies was 147,000, only 4.55% of the total. Although funding is an obstacle for all SMEs, the situation is much brighter for start-ups.
If you want to discover the key players of the tech startup ecosystem in Spain, search no more: we have created an infographic that gathers ther top spanish startups by market, as well as the most notable investors and accelerators. You'll also find the most voted top spanish startups
This is our investment report for the fourth quarter of 2014, which closes a great year for Spanish startups and investors with notable investment deals and exits.