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Israel & Japan: Konnichi Wa to Collaboration, Sayonara to Stagnation

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Japan is the world’s #3 economy…but not for Israel. series of high profile business delegations to Israel ensued in 2016.

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Thank you Israel for welcoming our British startup (Guest post)

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By  Daniel Abrahams *. I’ve always been intrigued by the success of the ‘Startup Nation.’ In this post, I want to share my story. The arrival.

Israels Hot Startup Scene is Fostering Several Unicorns

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These are some of the hottest startups in Israel that are creating some of the fastest growing companies on the planet

Innovate Israel Conference Brings 28 Israeli startups to London

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There hasn’t been such a full list of Israeli startups coming to Europe since Barcelona’s World Mobile Congress. How do we do this?

UK-Israel High-Tech Council will bring together the key figures in tech on both sides

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The dedicated High-Tech Hub team will promote UK economic growth by creating lasting partnerships between the UK and Israel in high-tech.

A Blue Print For Successful Startup Hubs

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With a bit of a wiggle, I've transformed it to a blue print for Successful Startup Hubs. [[ This is a content summary only.

Most Active VC Funds in Israel 2010

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The second place was shared by Battery Ventures Israel and Pontifax, with five investments each. Sequoia Israel. Management Company.

Israel Innovation Roadtrip – 15 Startups Pitching for Funding

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It’s hard to be an early stage startup. The Israel Innovation Road Trip , is an effort to raise both funding and awareness.

Israeli Startup Landscape Maps

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In this post, I collected the top startup landscape visualizations for Israel, covering VR/AR, Fintech, IOT, DevOps and Cybersecurity.

How to find an international MD for your startup

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It’s no secret that the London startup ecosystem is booming. friend was asking for advice on how [.]. [[ This is a content summary only.

Invest In Israel Newsletter – January 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. [[ This is a content summary only.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors.  For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Crisis Shmisis: Q2 2010 Closes with 40 deals and more than $400 million raised in Israel (Deal Summary)

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The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Herzlia Pituach, Israel. Infinity Israel-China Fund. ACW GREY Israel -. 131.06.

IVC Report: The most active VC Funds in Israel in 2012

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A new report by IVC Research center, ranks the most active VC funds in Israel according to their first money investments.

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Although relatively few Israeli startups are focused on India, the market dynamics driving its mobile sector are worth a closer look.

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HTIA 2012 – 18 startups present in Israeli accelerators demo day

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During HTIA 2012, for the first time ever, 18 startups from three of Israel's all-star startup accelerators (DreamIt, The Junction and Microsoft Accelerator) gave five minute pitches to a full house. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Invest in Israel Newsletter – July 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors.  Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Former Head of Microsoft Israel Dreams of Billion Dollar Israeli Startups

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about Moshe Lichtman, and why he is one of few men or women capable of leading an Israeli startup to global billions. By Ben Bakhshi.

French President Hollande Leads Delegation to Meet Israeli Startups

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The objective was to connect French companies with innovative Israeli startups.

Israeli startup Wix Raises $40 Million, Wants to Become a Large Company in Israel

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We rarely hear of such a large round amongst Internet startups in Israel, which is why Wix’s founding round is particularly interesting.


The Importance of Young People In Your Startup Community

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From Chattanooga to Omaha to Las Vegas, many cities in the US – and around the world – are building startup communities. Behind every successful startup community is a group of young people with their entire life ahead of them. Books Boulder fletcher richman Spark Boulder startup communities

Since the beginning of 2011, Israeli startups raised $1.57 Billion

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The latest IVC Online report is out and it offers interesting color on the funding of Israeli startups. Ofer Sela, KPMG).

Monetizing Groupthink – Interview with Israel’s Gift Project

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Startup Intelligence recently interviewed him for VC Cafe. Contributed by  Startup Intelligence. Startup Others agree.

Lessons and Impressions from Israel

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During the Israel-Gaza Conflict last summer, something interesting happened on my social media feeds. Israel is holy and old , I thought.

Startups Start Local But Go Global. Is Europe Included?

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Campus London European Startups Eze Vidra Innovation Endeavors europe Israel Israeli startups venture capitalLast week I had the pleasure of speaking at the Cities Summit Tel Aviv, in a session moderated by Mr Yossi Vardi. The topic was the "Innovative code" of cities.

B is for BUBBLE: Venture Capital in 2013

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The BUBBLE came to Israel too, with a record $4.2 Last year, the VC industry partied like its 1999.  Seed-stage deals now require $5.1 million.

Startup Resources

Startup Resources (Updated Mar 2013). Venture Capital Cafe > Startup Resources (Updated Mar 2013). VC & Startup Resources.

Special: Top 50 Israeli Startups for 2011

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For the third consecutive year, Israeli financial newspaper Calcalist put together a list of the top 50 startups in Israel (in Hebrew).

A Look Back On VC Cafe’s Journey Since 2005

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Inspire and invest in our innovators

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The UK has everything it needs to build great startups. So what’s holding back the UK from growing successful startups?

15 Israeli Startups Getting Hot at the Turn of 2015

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According to the user-generated content on Mapped in Israel, a geo-based directory of Israeli tech companies, there are over 1,200 startups currently in operation in the Startup Nation

Invest in Israel Newsletter – August 2012 Edition

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For the Invest in Israel archive,  click here. ISRAEL 2ND LARGEST CENTER FOR TECH STARTUPS. See the headlines below. .

Older, Richer, More Customers: Accelerators Go Corporate

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The success of start-up accelerators like Y Combinator, Tech Stars and 500Startups has spawned hundreds of clones, including more than 15 in Israel.

The 50 Most Promising Israeli Startups in 2016

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Gett – Taxi hailing and deliveries in Israel, Russia and UK (Raised $102M). Image credit: Kosher OC Magazine. Billion. 150M each).

Middle-East-Meets-West Provides An Edge For B2B Tech Companies


Leadspace was founded in 2010 and maintains offices in both San Francisco and just outside Tel Aviv in Hod HaSharon, Israel.

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HBS Entrepreneurs Founded the Most Startup Unicorns of Any MBA Program

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The post HBS Entrepreneurs Founded the Most Startup Unicorns of Any MBA Program appeared first on NextView Ventures. Key Insights. Louis).

Half of Israel’s VCs Believe We Are Near A Second Internet Bubble

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VCs in Israel are expressing growing pessimism with regards to the economic climate, as 40% predicted it will worsen in the next six months.

From Israel to Pakistan, Community is Key When Building a Startup (Google I/O)

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Google I/O: It’s a startup world. When I moved to VC, I found out that there were no good consumer internet startups. In a B2C.

The Best Places Worldwide to Start Your High-Growth Startup

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Do you want to start a high-growth startup business? Silicon Valley Startup Incubation and Acceleration Meetup. Boston Startups Guide.

Invest in Israel Newsletter December 2010 Edition

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Altor Networks was founded in 2007 by security and networking experts from Israel’s Internet security giant Check Point. de C.V. JK Inc.