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Live Rounds Update: July 19th

Live Rounds Update: July 19th

This month Leapfunder turned four! We are already the largest Angel investor network in Europe, and we are determined to extend our geographic footprint and help even more startups raise funding. Find out what we achieved in the past four years. Check out how Duke…

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Four Significant Achievements in Four Years

Four Significant Achievements in Four Years

This month Leapfunder turned four! Since the very beginning, we aim to help startups find early-stage financing. We do this by offering support and financial tools, developed with great care. We are already the largest Angel investor network in Europe, and we are determined to…

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Dutch Startup Changemakers: Duke Urbanik

Dutch Startup Changemakers: Duke Urbanik

While getting his Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Delft, Duke Urbanik started ECLIPSE, a company that grew into a multinational software supplier of Laboratory Information Systems. By 1999 the company was sold to Alpha Technologies, an instrument manufacturing spinoff from…

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Live Rounds Update: July 5th

Live Rounds Update: July 5th

In our new ‘Video Lessons’ blog series we share knowledge for both startups and investors in a short video format. Learn about loans in our guide to funding options. On the second day of Bits & Pretzels, which takes place in Munich from September 30th…

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Video Lessons – Different possible funding options for startups: Loans

Video Lessons – Different possible funding options for startups: Loans

In our new ‘Video Lessons’ blog series we share knowledge for both startups and investors in a short video format. Startups need money to grow, therefore, they need funding. Let’s talk about different possible funding options for startups. The three most common ways to get…

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Video Lessons – The Pitch Bridge Method by Christoph Räthke

Video Lessons – The Pitch Bridge Method by Christoph Räthke

Christoph Räthke is the founder of Berlin’s boutique accelerator program Berlin Startup Academy, a startup founder, investor, writer, speaker and mentor. The Startup Academy was, and probably still is, Berlin’s only accelerator that is not corporate or subsidy-funded, but runs itself as a bootstrapped startup.…

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Live Rounds Update: June 21st

Live Rounds Update: June 21st

Eveline Klumpers is the founder of Katalysis, a blockchain startup on a mission to democratize the value of online content. For freelance content creators, they build easy to use software solutions; a WordPress plugin to easily incorporate their technology into existing WordPress sites. Find out…

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Startups Working in Blockchain: an Interview with Eveline Klumpers

Startups Working in Blockchain: an Interview with Eveline Klumpers

Eveline Klumpers is the founder of Katalysis, a blockchain startup on a mission to democratize the value of online content. For freelance content creators, they build easy to use software solutions; a WordPress plugin to easily incorporate their technology into existing WordPress sites. Creators can…

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Deko Eko: Let’s Upcycle the World

Deko Eko: Let’s Upcycle the World

Deko Eko is an upcycling platform which is completely changing the way people think about waste. They cooperate with the best designers, startups and small manufacturers from all over the world to convert global companies’ waste into well-designed consumer products. They create brand value by…

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Live Rounds Update: June 7th

Live Rounds Update: June 7th

Bundleboon offers young parents, with children between 0-8 years old, a unique and personal shopping experience when buying outfits for their kids online. Find out why they are a product-market fit, why they chose Leapfunder as their online funding platform and what kind of investors are they…

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