European startups received over $1B in new funding in Q3 2015. There were 90 deals to VC-backed UK companies in Q3’15.
What explains this? Continued low returns in fixed income, no apparent attractive recovery in real estate markets and continued volitile equity markets combined with maybe an optimistic outlook on demographic fundamentals and frustrated search for returns?
Read more on the make up of this surge in investments here from CBinsights Blog.