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The Dutch Financing Gap

Having provided the foundations for the country’s economic strength today, there is a clear imperative to plug the current financing gap for growth companies

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Lakestar Insights


26 Jan 2023
2 min read

Lakestar, Dealroom and Walden Catalyst Ventures publish European Deep Tech Report: 2023 Edition

Lakestar is thrilled to share that the 2023 edition of The European Deep Tech Report has been released. The report illustrates the ongoing expansion and stability of Deep Tech, despite recent marke...

16 Jan 2023
2 min read

Why the VC sector needs to get to grips with government decision making

European sovereignty will depend on governments and investors creating an ongoing dialogue on the direction of travel.

11 Jan 2023
10 min read

A new direction for Europe's growth ecosystem

A view on the strategy that revolutionized institutional investment and its potential for the European growth ecosystem and the finances of its retired population

20 Dec 2022
2 min read

Lakestar publishes Dutch Financing Gap report

The €500 Billion Dutch Financing Gap report delves into the Netherland’s strong heritage in scaling growth companies and how it can create the next wave of companies for the future.

09 Dec 2022
3 min read

Forbes has announced its 2022 Midas List Europe

We're overjoyed to see our founder Klaus Hommels featured again as one of the top continental European investors.

06 Dec 2022

Growth as a generational investment opportunity

What does a Growth fund do when there is no growth in the markets? Our Growth team offer their perspectives.

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