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  • Round2 Capital completes first closing of €100m Software Lending fund

    The firm’s second fund targets European growth companies offering B2B software critical to business success with typically € 5-25m Annual Recurring Revenue.

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    The emergence of an alternative debt market for tech in Europe

    Key Points: Revenue-based finance plays an increasingly important role in the financing mix of tech firms with recurring revenues. The market for revenue-based finance is expected to grow with a CAGR of 60%+ over the next five years.  Revenue-based finance is superior in terms of flexibility and simplicity as it enables tech companies to monetize…

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    Investment News: Round2 Capital invests a total of EUR 4 Million in Vainu

    ROUND2 CAPITAL EXPANDS ITS NORDIC INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO WITH A TOTAL OF EUR 4 MIO. INVESTMENT IN VAINU.IO SOFTWARE OY, HELSINKI REVENUE BASED FINANCING BECOMES THE PREFERRED SOURCE OF NON-DILUTIVE GROWTH CAPITAL FOR SUCCESSFUL TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES Vienna/Helsinki, December 1, 2021 – With its investment of a total of EUR 4 million in several tranches in the…

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    Investment News: Round2 Capital provides growth capital to EvoluteIQ

    EvoluteIQ will use the funds provided by Round2 Capital to accelerate the scale-up phase of the business. Vienna/Stockholm, October 28th, 2021 – Round2 Capital adds another Nordic scale-up to its portfolio with its latest investment in EvoluteIQ. EvoluteIQ is a technology company that accelerates enterprise transformation by leveraging its proprietary low code, no code hyperautomation…

  • Investment News: CrowdDesk joins the Round2 Capital portfolio

    Together with the existing shareholders Round2 Capital provides CrowdDesk with growth capital.  Frankfurt, May 31, 2021 – CrowdDesk, a software as a service provider for digital financing, joins the Round2 Capital portfolio. With Round2 as lead investor the German company has successfully closed a Series A financing round of EUR 8.5 million (US $ 10.3…

  • Investment News: 7 international investments in three months

    Round2 Capital, the Austrian investment fund for growth financing and a European pioneer in the field of revenue-based financing, has closed the first quarter with seven new investments. The existing portfolio of 13 companies is expanded by tech scale-ups from Germany, the UK, Austria, France and Sweden. Christian Czernich, Round2 Capital founder and CEO, explains why the…

  • Investment News: Sweden based Internet Yield joins the Round2 Capital portfolio

    With their newest investment Round2 Capital adds another nordic scale-up to its portfolio. Internet Yield acquires and operates an extensive portfolio of websites, generating ad revenue. With Internet Yield Round2 Capital provides yet another fast growing digital scale-up with growth capital. Management Team Dan Egerstad (founder & CEO), Adam Ljungrell (founder & CTO) and Christoffer…

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    Marketing & Communications Manager (f/d/m) Round2 is an investment fund and financing partner for European scale-ups with digital and sustainable business models located in Vienna. We ourselves are an innovative player in the European market for risk capital: our mission is to take entrepreneurs to the next level without dilution. We are looking for a…

  • EUR 5m investment for Enterprise File Services company DRACOON: Round2 Capital supports growth strategy

    DRACOON, a leading provider in the field of secure enterprise file services, successfully closed another financing round. Financing partner Round2 Capital joins as a new investor

  • Round2 Capital provides Sales Impact Academy with growth capital

    Round2 Capital welcomes its first UK portfolio company: Sales Impact Academy is a subscription-based online learning platform providing ‘sales education as a service’ to B2B sales and marketing teams.

  • Investment News: French scale-up Hamilton Apps joins Round2 Capital portfolio

    Coming from a security-oriented solutions background Hamilton Apps is offering a wide range of products within a single integrated platform named “Smart Workplace Portal”.

  • The relevance of revenue-based finance in times of Digitalization

    Christian Czernich talks to FYI and explains why revenue-based finance is an essential tool in driving Europe’s digitalization.

  • Investment News: Projekteins joins the Round2 Capital Portfolio

    Projekteins provides a Unified Commerce Platform to its clients and stands out as one of the most promising digital solutions for the fast growing E-Commerce sector. Round2 Capital provided the Osnabrück based Scale-Up with growth capital and further adds to it’s SaaS portfolio.

  • Investment News: 7-digit-amount for logistics scale-up Logsta

    Vienna-based growth finance investment fund Round2 Capital is adding another scale-up to its portfolio. Logsta, the Austrian logistics company with a technology background founded in 2017, improves the efficiency of logistics processes with its highly innovative IT platform. The Leobersdorf-based company, which has warehouses in Austria, Germany, the UK and the USA, was able to…

  • Round2 expands investment portfolio with 7-figure funding of Swiss scale-up Avallain

    Vienna, December 10th, 2020 – Round2 Capital, an Austrian investment fund for growth financing, has invested 7 figures in the Swiss EdTech scale-up Avallain.  Round2 Capital is among Europe’s premier revenue-based financing ventures. This innovative approach to financing, which focuses on growth-stage companies, is easier to obtain than bank loans and offers more favourable conditions…

  • Policy Statement on environmental, social & governance issues

    At Round2, analysis of our investment targets and the markets where they operate is the foundation of our investment decisions. Through our bottom-up approach, we endeavor to understand the longterm sustainability of a company’s business model and the factors that could cause it to change. We believe that environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues influence…

  • Holiday Shopping 2020 – Boost or bust?

    E-Commerce Insights from our portfolio Just in between Black Friday and the final sprint for the 2020 Christmas season shopping, Round2 Partner Stefan Nagel catches up with Round2’s B2C portfolio companies to discuss the unusual environment for holiday shopping in 2020. Join us as Marie Boltenstern (Boltenstern GmbH), Babak Dagigh (MyPrivateBoutique/MyPrivateDressing) and Daniel Abdiou (Flic.io)…

  • Round2 announces a new investment: 3GSM GmbH joins the portfolio

    Round2 Capital announces an investment in 3GSM GmbH, based in Graz Austria, a 3D modeling software company specialized in rock and terrain.   About 3GSM  The Graz based company 3GSM GmbH specializes in developing easy-to-use software for the three-dimensional acquisition and assessment of rock, terrain, and object surfaces. Based on digital imagery (captured by drones and terrestrial photography) algorithms provide 3D models of genuine quality and an application tailored software uniquely combinse blast engineering…

  • Round2 Talk: High performance scale-up businesses… in and out of crisis

    Speaker: Adam Yearsley (Global Head of Talent Management, Red Bull)Jan Hillered (Round2 Capital) 11.11.2020, 4.00pm – 5.00pm Register via Zoom Round2 Lab is a leading European program for young companies in their scale-up phase bringing together high calibre coaches with exceptional tech companies. While the full program is postponed to 2020 due to Corona restrictions we present a series of…

  • Round2 announces 8-digit investment in Myra Security

    German cybersecurity company Myra Security and Round2 Capital are expanding their existing partnership with an 8-digit investment by Round2 and its partners. For the technology leader founded in 2012, this is the next logical step. “So far we have grown entirely on our own – the new funds will mean we can offer even more…

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    Europe’s revenue-based finance pioneer Round2 grows its capital to EUR 30m

    Founded in 2017, Round2 is a growth stage investor in leading digital scale-up companies and a pioneer of revenue-based finance in Europe. The fund is today announcing the successful closing of another round of fundraising taking its assets under management to close to EUR 30m. Despite overall subdued sentiment due to the economic effects of…

  • Round2 Talks: Mastering Sales for SaaS

    Speaker: Philippe Thiltges (WhatAVenture)Martin Schürrer (PSPDFKit)Isabella Hermann-Schön (Round2 Capital) 22.10.2020, 4.30pm – 5.30pm Register via Zoom Round2 Lab is a leading European program for young companies in their scale-up phase bringing together high calibre coaches with exceptional tech companies. While the full program is postponed to 2020 due to Corona restrictions we present a series of digital…

  • Gründer & Zünder Podcast with Stefan Nagel

    Stefan Nagel hat mit dem Gründer & Zünder Startup Podcast über Startup-Finanzierung, innovative Ansätze & spannende Investmentent-Cases gesprochen:  Ab sofort verfügbar:👉 iTunes: bit.ly/GuZitunes👉 Spotify: bit.ly/GuZspotify👉 SoundCloud: bit.ly/GuZsoundcloud👉 Google: bit.ly/GuZGooglePodcastund überall, wo es gute Podcasts gibt.👉 Web: https://lnkd.in/eBP6-Qu

  • WirtschaftsWoche: Mit Fremdkapital auf die Überholspur

    Round2 Capital recently talked to the German Magazine Wirtschaftswoche to discuss the European Market of revenue-based finance. When we introduced revenue-based finance to the Europen market in 2017 we knew that this financing instrument would be a game changer for young innovative companies: why our model meets the needs of scale-ups in Europe. Read the…

  • Round2 investiert 8-stellige Summe in Myra Security

    Seit gut einem Jahr arbeiten das deutsche Cybersicherheitsunternehmen Myra Security und Round2 Capital zusammen – nun haben sie diese Partnerschaft mit einer Finanzierung in zweistelliger Millionenhöhe ausgebaut. Für den Technologieführer Myra ist es seit der Gründung 2012 der nächste logische Entwicklungsschritt. „Bis jetzt sind wir komplett aus eigener Kraft gewachsen, nun wollen wir die neuen…

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    White Paper: Revenue-Based Finance

    Revenue-based financing (RBF) is a simple type of funding in which a company receives a capital investment in exchange for a share in its future revenue until a pre-defined absolute amount – the cap – is repaid. As the funding capacity is linked to the revenues that are generated, the investment can easily be increased…

  • Round2 Lab is addressing the challenges young companies face when scaling up their business.

    The third edition of Round2 Lab is now open forapplication! Round2 Lab is a leading European program for young companies in their scale-up phase bringing together high calibre coaches with exceptional tech companies. So far more than 20 ventures from four countries have concluded the Round2 Lab, many of them having successfully scaled their business, raised…

  • How revenue-based finance creates value for founders

    Revenue-based finance is a quantum leap forward in the way the growth of digital businesses with recurring revenues is funded. The Round2 revenue-based finance solution is not only a simple, flexible and transparent form of growth funding, it also creates exceptional value for Founders and shareholders without diluting ownership.

  • Are you tired of time consuming discussions about valuation and your cap table?

    Christian Czernich Fundraising normally is a tiresome and complicated process. In case a suitable group of investors is found, the fight over valuation and the position in the cap table begins. As long as markets and valuations are expected to go up, the process “only” takes a lot of energy, time and dilutes ownership of…

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    Revenue-Based Financing and the funding ecosystem

    Revenue-based finance has become an important part of the funding ecosystem. In the US and Canada there are more than 25 revenue-based finance funds, which have successfully funded hundreds of fast growing companies. Especially suitable for revenue-based funding are SaaS firms as the funding can be built into the stream of recurring revenues. More and…

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