European Biotech seed assets attract increasing interest from investors

The financing volume of European Biotech seed stage companies has significantly increased in recent years. Since 2017, the funding volume has increased by roughly 200% to EUR 296m in 2021 to date. In June this year, the accumulated volume in 2021 had already exceeded the total volume of 2020.

In addition, the average seed financing volume in 2021 to date is EUR 4.7m compared to EUR 2.9m in 2020 which indicates a tendency to larger seed funding rounds in the European Biotech space. The largest seed round since 2017 has been raised by Mestag Therapeutics in May 2021 in the amount of EUR 37m.

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