The increase in Life Sciences venture capital funding in Europe continues

Venture capital funding in the European Life Sciences industry in the 1st quarter of 2021 remains unaffected by the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Compared to the 1st quarter of the previous year, accumulated Life Sciences venture capital funding in Europe has increased by 17%, reaching EUR 2,344 million so far (EUR 2,011m in Q1 2020). 76% of the accumulated funding volume was allocated to European Biotech companies (56% in Q1 2020).

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FCF Life Sciences advises leading healthcare companies in Europe on financing transactions (equity, debt, and licensing) with regional and international investors. Our team consists of science-driven industry and finance experts with a strong track record in managing financing processes. We thrive to maximize the efficiency in the fundraising process and increase its closing probability.

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