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Atomico closes on $765 million for its biggest fund yet

Atomico has closed its fourth fund with $765 million, making it one of Europe’s single largest venture capital funds. The firm began raising the fund eleven months ago (we’d flagged it for y

Skype’s Niklas Zennström backs London fintech startup Cleo

London-based <a target="_blank" href="https://www.meetcleo.com/">Cleo</a>, a startup that's developed an AI-powered chatbot to help you manage your finances, has picked up $700,000 in funding from an

Skype founder and Atomico CEO Niklas Zennström says the state of tech in Europe is strong

Despite a large funding gap at the later stage, the state of technology investment in Europe is strong, according to Skype's billionaire founder and the founder of the global venture capital firm Atom

Sonali De Rycker and Niklas Zennström join TechCrunch Disrupt London, Dec 5-6

<a target="_blank" href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/event-info/disrupt-london-2016/">TechCrunch Disrupt London</a> is happening once again this December and we have some of the most iconic entreprene

Sonali De Rycker and Niklas Zennström join TechCrunch Disrupt London, Dec 5-6

TechCrunch Disrupt London is happening once again this December and we have some of the most iconic entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the tech industry lined up to speak. The two-day conference run

Jobandtalent gets $42M Series B after pivoting to mobilize hiring for SMEs

As the nature of work shifts, so too must recruitment startups. To wit: JobAndTalent, a startup in the space that, for the past several years, has been touting its matching technology to automatically

Nokia and Skype strongmen invest in Finnish food delivery app

Dennis Mitzner Contributor Dennis Mitzner lives in Tel Aviv and writes about startups and technology trends. More posts by this contributor Magic Leap goes to Finland in pursuit of Nordic VR and AR ta

Niklas Zennström Talks European Entrepreneurship At Le Web 2009

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/IMG_0297-136x199.jpg" width="136" height="199" /><a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/niklas-zennstrom">Niklas Zennström</a>, half of th

How A Failed Poach Could Cost Mike Volpi The Skype Deal

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/puzzle-200x200.jpg" width="200" height="200" />Yesterday, the already very public <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/10/08/the-fight

Skype Founders Take A Break From Starting Lawsuits To Start Music Company

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/rdio.png" width="135" height="58" /><a href="http://crunchbase.com/person/niklas-zennstrom">Niklas Zennström</a> and <a href="http://c