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Exciting week: we had many rounds announced (SoulK, BonusX, Zakeke, ViteSicure, INTA systems, and more), M&A news (Healthware Group), and €40m of new funding available to startups from Lombardy.
Welcome back to The Week in Italian Startups. This is Niccolò from Primo Ventures: every week, I publish my curated list of the latest news from the Italian startup ecosystem.
Soul-K, a food-tech startup, 🇮🇹raised €20,5m in equity (€13m) and debt (€7.5m) from CDP Venture Capital, LIFTT, Azimut, Simest and existing investors (Innogest, Tan food, Levante Capital SIS). BancaTer acted as the debt provider.
P101 🇮🇹acquired a 24% stake in CityNews, in a secondary transaction.
360CP, Indaco and United Ventures 🇮🇹raised €40m in aggregate from Lombardia Ventures, a fund-of-funds initiative from the Lombardia region.
EVERSANA acquired Healthware Group for an undisclosed amount.
Reading this week
A mapping of Italian deep-tech startups by 360cp.
Intesa Sanpaolo 🇮🇹invested in SpaceX.
TrueScreen and Cylock 🇮🇹win the second edition of PowerUp! by Qonto.
A 🇮🇹profile of Angelini Ventures.
🌟Jobs in Italian Startups🌟
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Startup Events in Italy🎪
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Call for Startups: Applications for Techstars Torino 2024
Venture Capital: motore dell'innovazione
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