Digital Europe Programme €1.98 billion funding

The Commission has adopted three work programmes for the Digital Europe Programme, outlining the objectives and specific topic areas that will receive a total of €1.98 billion in funding. This first set of work programmes includes strategic investments that will be instrumental in realising the Commission’s goals in making this Europe’s Digital Decade. The Digital Europe Programme aims to Read more about Digital Europe Programme €1.98 billion funding[…]

Why you see displayed ads when you browse other websites

Online marketers have seen the pattern: 95%-98% of online visitors search for something, but the search never converts into a purchase and they leave the site without buying. For marketers, this results in speculation and assumptions that can lead to wasted time and investments in ineffective marketing programs. One of the more common ways online Read more about Why you see displayed ads when you browse other websites[…]

150 million euros will support investments in established innovative enterprises in 5G technology

TIM, through its company dedicated to Corporate Venture Capital TIM Ventures, signed an agreement with United Ventures, an independent venture capital manager specialised in investments in digital technologies founded by Paolo Gesess and Massimiliano Magrini, to launch a new fund called UV T-Growth which will support investments in established innovative enterprises and SMEs in order to develop technological projects in Italy and Read more about 150 million euros will support investments in established innovative enterprises in 5G technology[…]

€3.2 billion public support battery value chain

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules an Important Project of Common European interest (“IPCEI”) jointly notified by Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden to support research and innovation in the common European priority area of batteries. The seven Member States will provide in the coming years up to approximately Read more about €3.2 billion public support battery value chain[…]

KKR Invests in Laser Clinics Australia in Partnership with The Growth Fund

Laser Clinics Australia (“LCA” or the “Company”), global investment firm KKR, and The Growth Fund today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which KKR will acquire a majority stake in LCA and existing investor The Growth Fund will retain a minority stake in the Company. LCA is the leading provider of non-invasive aesthetic treatments in Australia with a network Read more about KKR Invests in Laser Clinics Australia in Partnership with The Growth Fund[…]

Mining and Metals Companies to Increase Spending on Digital Technologies to Boost Innovation

Four of five mining and metals companies expect to increase their spending on digital technologies over the next three years, with more than one-quarter (28 percent) planning significant investments and almost half (46 percent) citing digital as the biggest contributor to innovation, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).   Based on a survey Read more about Mining and Metals Companies to Increase Spending on Digital Technologies to Boost Innovation[…]

Magic leap announces $793.5 million in new funding

Magic Leap, Inc. (“Magic Leap”) announced $793.5 million in new funding today, led by Alibaba Group. Continued investment comes from Google Inc., Qualcomm Incorporated, through its venture investment group, Qualcomm Ventures, and others. New investment also comes from Warner Bros. and tier-one financial institutions, including Fidelity Management and Research Company, J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Morgan Read more about Magic leap announces $793.5 million in new funding[…]