The week in Italian startups

By Niccolò Sanarico

The week in Italian startups is a weekly collection of the most interesting news in the Italian startup ecosystem, with a focus on funding rounds, milestones, major partnerships, and innovation news. The weekly email will be in your inbox on Monday morning(-ish). By subscribing, you will only... Read more

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#104・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #104

The MoneyNanophoria, a Milan-based biotech startup, raised €3.5m from Sofinnova PartnersFlyted, an infrastructure monitoring startup, 🇮🇹raised €1m from CDP Fondo Rilancio.D4RE, a real estate startup, 🇮🇹raised €300k from SRI Group Global Limited.M&ANexi ac…

 
#103・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #103

The MoneyArtemest, a marketplace for luxury craftwork, raised €15m from IRIS Ventures and Olma Luxury Holdings.Poste Italiane, the Italian national post office operator (today a group including banking, insurance, telco, and payment services), invested $27m i…

 
#102・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #102

The MoneySportclubby, a mobile app to book sports avenues, 🇮🇹raised €1.5m from a syndicate of investors.Ecozema, a sustainable dishware startup, 🇮🇹raised €1.5m from AImpact.KPI6, a consumer insights startup, 🇮🇹raised €2m, according to a joyful Linkedin post b…

 
#101・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #101

The MoneyBizaway, a corporate travel startup, raised €10m in a Series A led by Azimut Digitech, Gellify, and Exor Seeds.Hydraink, an "interactive cosmetics" startup, 🇮🇹raised €5m in a round led by CDP Venture Capital.Exept, a bike-tech startup, raised €500k f…

 
#100・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #100

The MoneyWsense, an underwater communications startup, 🇮🇹raised €2.5m from a syndicate of investors.Aryel, an augmented reality startup, 🇮🇹raised €700k in a round led by Prana Ventures.M&AGermany-based Habyt, a co-living startup, merged with its Asian com…

 
#99・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #99

The MoneyVedrai, an AI startup, 🇮🇹raised €40m in a round led by Azimut.Soul-K, a B2B food-tech startup, 🇮🇹raised €6.3m in a syndicated round led by Innogest, TAN Food srl, Levante Capital, and Alicrowd.Insoore, an insuretech startup, raised €5.5m in a round l…

 
#98・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #98

The MoneyDovevivo, a prop-tech startup, raised €50m from Starwood Capital and 🇮🇹announced the acquisition of Chez Nestor, a French competitor.Everli, an e-grocery shopping startup, raised €22m in a round led by United Ventures.Diadem, a startup developing the…

 
#97・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #97

The MoneyBoom! Imagestudio 🇮🇹raised €6.6m in a round led by Vintage Capital.Turin-based Heqet Therapeutics raised £6.6m in a round led by Claris Ventures.Banca Valsabbina 🇮🇹acquired a 9% stake in Opstart, a crowdfunding platform.Elaisian, an agri-tech startup…

 
#96・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #96

The MoneyTurin-based Kither Biotech raised €18.5m from a syndicate including Claris Ventures, 2 Invest, 3B Future Health Fund, Alef 6, and existing investors.Flyingbasket, a drone development & operations startup, raised an undisclosed Series A from Cyser…

 
#95・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #95

The MoneyEpicode School and Strive School joined forces and raised €10m from a syndicate of business angels.New FundsThe Techshop 🇮🇹announced its first closing at €32.5m.M&AUp Day 🇮🇹acquired a stake in Genius4U, a welfare startup.Endurance Technologies, a…

 
#94・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #94

The MoneyViteSicure, an insuretech startup, 🇮🇹raised €1.75m from a syndicate of angels and corporates.Kama.sport, a sports tech startup, raised €1.5m for a €21m post-money.A|Impact 🇮🇹invested €500k in Test1 solution, a startup developing technologies for clea…

 
#93・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #93

The MoneyScalaPay, a BNPL startup, became Italy's first unicorn in a few years after announcing a $497m round led by Tencent and Willoughby Capital.Jointly, a welfare startup, 🇮🇹raised €5m from Gellify and Azimut Digitech Fund. The company also invested in Ba…

 
#92・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #92

The MoneyGiffoni Innovation Hub 🇮🇹raised €2m from CDP Venture Capital, OPES, and Sefea Impact SGR.P101 🇪🇸led a €20m round in Spanish startup Mundimoto.Intesa San Paolo invested £40m in Thought Machine, a British startup developing a new core banking solution.…

 
#91・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #91

The MoneyPlanet Farms, a vertical farming startup, 🇮🇹 raised €30m from Red Circle, Nuova Energia Holding, and several private investors.1000farmacie, an e-pharmacy marketplace, raised USD$15m in a round led by P101 and HBM Healthcare Investments.GenomeUp, a s…

 
#90・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #90

The MoneyOlivYou, an e-commerce startup for olive oil, 🇮🇹raised €850k from a syndicate of investors.Celery, a food-tech startup, 🇮🇹raised €2.5m from Syrio.Coverzen, an insurtech startup, 🇮🇹raised €500k in an angel round.Bike-room, a bike e-commerce startup, 🇮…

#89・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #89

The MoneyInnovHeart, a Milan-based developer of novel Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement (TMVR) systems for the treatment of mitral valve disease, raised a $55m Series C round led by Grand Pharmaceutical Group Limited.Moneyfarm raised a £44.1m Series D ro…

#88・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #88

The MoneyIndaco Venture Partners participated in a CHF4m round raised by Cysec, a Swiss cybersecurity startup.Thinkinside, an indoor positioning startup, raised €1m from CDP Venture Capital and Add Value.Tecne, a combat sports startup, 🇮🇹raised €500k.Albicchi…

#87・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #87

The MoneySkinlabo, a "smart beauty" e-commerce, 🇮🇹raised €6m from 8A+ Real innovation.Credimi, a fintech startup, raised €5.6m from existing investors.BKN301, a San Marino-based fintech startup, 🇮🇹announced a €3m round.Mapo Tapo, a mountain-tourism startup, 🇮…

#86・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #86

The MoneyD-Orbit 🇮🇹issued a €100m convertible bond.CheckSig, a bitcoin custody startup, raised €1.5m in a round led by The Rock Trading.Feat Food raised €1.5m in a round led by CDP Venture Capital.Lighthouse Biotech 🇮🇹raised an undisclosed amount from Utopia …

#85・

The week in Italian startups - Issue #85

The MoneyTermo, a green tech startup, raised €7.3m in a round led by FITEC.Cellply, a startup developing life sciences analytical tools, raised €2m from a syndicate of investors including LIFTT, Indaco, IAG, and others.Mirta, a B2B marketplace for luxury acce…