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Tips for investors and startups published in Q1 in 2016

7 Hottest Dutch Startups that Should be on Your Radar

7 Hottest Dutch Startups that Should be on Your Radar

The whole world is going crazy about startups. Young entrepreneurs are trying to find the perfect idea which will catapult them to the top & angel investors are eager to be a part of their success. We’ve already told you why you should start a…

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Pay Your Tab With Tabster

Pay Your Tab With Tabster

We all know that feeling when you’re at the bar with your friends having fun, and the time has come to ask for the bill. The bar is full, the waiter is nowhere to be found & you still need to ask the waiter to…

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7 Tips for First-time Startup Investors

7 Tips for First-time Startup Investors

Have you considered investing in early stage startups? But you don’t know how to do it? There are questions you need to think about: How much do you invest? Where do you find startups? How do you balance your portfolio? If you don’t know the…

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Reinventing Accelerators: Berlin Startup Academy

Reinventing Accelerators: Berlin Startup Academy

Startup accelerators are an amazing invention that gives young entrepreneurs that initial push in starting their own business. The only problem is, they ask you to stop everything, take a leap of faith and go all in. What if there was an accelerator which not only…

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10 Reasons for the Success of the Dutch Startup Scene

10 Reasons for the Success of the Dutch Startup Scene

European Tech scene has seen a dramatic change in the past 5 years & many European startups have become globally successful. The Dutch ecosystem is one of the hottest & best connected & we’ve collected 10 most important reasons for its grand success. Imagine an…

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The World is Your Playground With DashTag

The World is Your Playground With DashTag

What if someone said you could improve your athletic skills through video games? Would you believe them? DashTag created a product that’s here to prove it. We’ve had the chance to talk to  Epco, their CEO & find out all about their amazing, wearable piece…

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Why attend the next XXL Round Table Session

Why attend the next XXL Round Table Session

Gathering investors and startups in the same place at the same time, creates the perfect ecosystem for great things to happen. The recent visit of the Dutch Minister of Finance, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, to our office proves it. Last Friday, we organized the first major round…

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ProGauntlet – The Next Generation Safety Glove

ProGauntlet – The Next Generation Safety Glove

Imagine a magic glove that could protect you from anything. Literally anything. Wouldn’t that be an amazing superhero accessory? Well, ProGauntlet have taken one step further and wanted to make anyone a superhero. We’ve had the opportunity to interview them & find out all behind their…

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Dutch founders under 30 to keep an eye on in 2016

Dutch founders under 30 to keep an eye on in 2016

It’s not a secret that the Dutch startup scene is thriving and that some of Europe’s best startup hubs are in Amsterdam & Eindhoven.  Forbes recently published its 30 under 30 Europe list, and while it includes many amazing young leaders, inventors & entrepreneurs, only…

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Events in 2016 no Investor Should Miss

Events in 2016 no Investor Should Miss

2016 is here and with it a lot of interesting events you should add to your calendar. New startups will step on the stage and rock demo days while other startups will win innovation awards. All in all – there will be a lot to…

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How we became the largest Angel Network in the Netherlands

How we became the largest Angel Network in the Netherlands

For Leapfunder 2015 has brought a lot of growth. We have met and exceeded the goals in our business plans and our business has grown roughly 3 times since last year. We now hold the record of being the first to let a startup raise…

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