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Sunday | September 27 | 2020

Layerise closes the largest ever pre-seed investment in Denmark

Layerise has closed the largest ever pre-seed investment in Denmark from e.ventures, Heartcore and Falcon founder Ulrik Bo Larsen.

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MotorK raised a fundraising of more than 10 million Euros between equity and debt to further accelerate its growth in the post...
SPAR Norway opened two new stores in Kongsberg and Bekkelaget. Both stores mark the return of SPAR in this communities.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a PLN 71.2 million (EUR 16 million) guarantee agreement with BNP Paribas Bank Polska...
In the EU, 48% of the pupils in upper secondary education studied more than two languages in 2018. This share was...
Average gross salaries and wages calculated for July 2020 in Serbia amounted to 83.016 RSD, while average net salaries and wages...

NUMBER BUZZ

350
million euros, Lidl investments in Greece by 2023

One third of Westbahn jobs are in danger to be cut

At the private Austrian railway company Westbahn, 100 of the 300 jobs appear to be in danger because of the corona crisis,...

SPAR Hungary to expand two distribution centres

SPAR Hungary is expanding by 4.000 m2 its dry goods warehouse and fresh goods delivery area at the SPAR Distribution Centre in...

Anna Grzelonska appointed CEO of NN in Turkey

NN Group announces that Anna Grzelonska, currently in the role of Chief Executive Officer of NN Asigurari de Viata Romania, will...

7.000 new jobs in the Greek food retail trade this year

Employment grew by 3.2% in the Greek food retail trade in the first half of 2020. There...

The House Price Index in Italy increased by 3.1% in Q2 2020

In the second quarter of 2020 the House Price Index increased by 3.1% compared with the...

DeeZee to launch the first collection of women’s clothing

DeeZee is launching the first collection of women's clothing, complementing the offer of footwear and accessories. The...

Storytel to launch in Belgium in the fourth quarter of 2020

Storytel will be launching its service in Belgium during the fourth quarter of 2020. The Belgian service will...

Fosun acquires 100% of Tom Tailor GmbH

Fosun acquires 100 percent of the shares in Tom Tailor GmbH, together with its subsidiary companies. 

Mosa Meat raised a $55M Series B funding

Mosa Meat, the European food technology company which introduced the world's first cultured beef hamburger in...

The pandemic has taken a heavy toll on European dealmaking activity

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on European dealmaking activity. However, opportunities remain for...

Leonardo Badea (BNR): Financing through the local capital market is one of Romania’s opportunities

”The effective promotion of the Romanian capital market to the status of emerging secondary market by FTSE...

Only 13% of the 9.1 million Romanian residences were built in the last 30 years

Approximately 1.22 million new residencies were built in Romania between 1990 and 2019, representing only 13.4% of the total dwellings stock,...

SLS Cargo to lease 15.500 sqm warehouse spaces in P3 Bucharest A1

JLL has advised SLS Cargo, a transport and logistics company, in a lease transaction of 15,500...

Kingfisher is launching a share plan for employees

Kingfisher is launching an all-colleague share plan and every one of the 77.000 employees will be...

INVESTMENT

Layerise closes the largest ever pre-seed investment in Denmark

Layerise has closed the largest ever pre-seed investment in Denmark from e.ventures, Heartcore and Falcon founder Ulrik Bo Larsen.

MotorK receives €10 million in equity and debt

MotorK raised a fundraising of more than 10 million Euros between...

Robotics company Magazino closed a €21 million Series B financing round

The robotics company Magazino has closed a Series B financing round...

Mosa Meat raised a $55M Series B funding

Mosa Meat, the European food technology company which introduced the world's...

BUSINESS

Anna Grzelonska appointed CEO of NN in Turkey

NN Group announces that Anna Grzelonska, currently in the role of Chief Executive Officer of NN Asigurari de Viata Romania, will...

Storytel to launch in Belgium in the fourth quarter of 2020

Storytel will be launching its service in Belgium during the fourth quarter of...

Deutsche Bank to close one-fifth of branches in Germany

Deutsche Bank plans to close one-fifth of branches in Germany in...

Peter Bosek to leave Erste and become CEO of Luminor Bank

Erste Bank Oesterreich CEO Peter Bosek announced that, after 24 years...

REAL ESTATE

The House Price Index in Italy increased by 3.1% in Q2 2020

In the second quarter of 2020 the House Price Index increased by 3.1% compared with the previous quarter and by 3.4%...

Poland: More dwellings completed this year than the year before

According to the preliminary data gathered by the Statistics Office, 135.8...

First Slovak skyscraper’s foundations being concreted

Contractors began concreting the foundation slab for Eurovea Tower, the first...

Slovakia: Construction volume reached EUR 458,2 million in July 2020

In July 2020, the decrease of construction production in Slovakia, year-on-year,...

Inditex generates €734 million net cash in the second quarter

Inditex Group sales continued to recover during the first half of 2020 (between 1 February and 31 July) to reach €8 billion,...

Romanian startup Tailent expands internationally

Just a few months after their first investment round from Neogen Capital, the Romanian startup Tailent starts its international expansion.

The public transport operator in Constanța to use SAP S/4HANA solution

The public transport operator of Constanța Municipality, CT BUS SA, implements SAP S/4HANA solution in order to make internal expenditures transparent...

ECONOMY

The pandemic has taken a heavy toll on European dealmaking activity

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on European dealmaking activity. However, opportunities remain for those willing to take risks,...

Leonardo Badea (BNR): Financing through the local capital market is one of Romania’s opportunities

”The effective promotion of the Romanian capital market to the status of...

Passenger car registrations in Europe: -32% in the first eight months

Over the first eight months of 2020, EU demand for passenger...

Austria: balance of trade deficit at €0.12 bn in June 2020

The value of imports of goods was at €11.61 bn in June 2020,...

JOBS

Average gross salaries and wages in Serbia at 83.016 RSD in July 2020

Average gross salaries and wages calculated for July 2020 in Serbia amounted to 83.016 RSD, while average net salaries and wages...

One third of Westbahn jobs are in danger to be cut

At the private Austrian railway company Westbahn, 100 of the 300 jobs...

7.000 new jobs in the Greek food retail trade this year

Employment grew by 3.2% in the Greek food retail trade in the...

Poland: Average gross wages and salaries up by 4.1% in August 2020

In August 2020, average gross wages and salaries were higher by...

98% of Romanian pupils learned more than two languages in school

In the EU, 48% of the pupils in upper secondary education studied more than two languages in 2018. This share was...

Ryanair cuts flight capacity in October by another 20%

Ryanair announced that it would cut its October capacity by a further 20% (in addition to the 20% cut already announced...

SLS Cargo to lease 15.500 sqm warehouse spaces in P3 Bucharest A1

JLL has advised SLS Cargo, a transport and logistics company, in a lease transaction of 15,500 sqm of warehouse space in...

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JLL has advised Rosti in the lease of 11,300 sqm industrial spaces in Paulesti, near Ploiesti, developed and rented out by the...
Highlander Partners, L.P., a middle market private equity firm based in Dallas, Texas, announced the acquisition of a majority stake in SanoVita, writes...
LC Waikiki, a Turkish fashion retailer, opened its 1000th store in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine.First international investment was initiated in Romania, in 2009. Sore no...
Sono Passati circa 20 anni dall’arrivo a Timisoara di numerosi imprenditori italiani, interessati a valutare opportunita’ di business in Romania. Charter...
The Politecnico di Milano, in collaboration with the Enel Group, launches the first, second level international Specializing Master dedicated to training...