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Visa for non-EU entrepreneurs coming to Europe

Visa for non-EU entrepreneurs coming to Europe

If you are an entrepreneur looking for ways to set up your business in Europe, there are several ways of achieving that. It is increasingly common to obtain a startup visa, but there are other ways too. Find an overview below. Do you even need a visa? Schengen Area: Many non-EU citizens don’t actually require […]

The SAFE: A Simpler Way to Invest in Startups

The SAFE: A Simpler Way to Invest in Startups

The journey of a startup is fueled by innovation, but also by access to capital. In this fast-paced landscape, a financing mechanism gaining popularity is the SAFE. Here’s a breakdown of SAFEs, why they’re appealing, and the nuances to be aware of. What is a SAFE? A SAFE stands for Simple Agreement for Future Equity. […]

The European Dream: A Guide for American Entrepreneurs Moving to Europe

The European Dream: A Guide for American Entrepreneurs Moving to Europe

The statistics are telling: From 2013 to 2022, the number of Americans in the Netherlands grew from about 15,500 to 24,000; in Portugal, it tripled to nearly 10,000; and in Spain, it increased from around 20,000 to 34,000. Moderate to steady growth was observed in countries like France, Germany, and the Nordics. Britain alone saw […]

A Guide to Cyber Security for SMEs in Europe

A Guide to Cyber Security for SMEs in Europe

Every day, businesses fall victim to cyber crime. Whether it’s a ransomware attack that locks down your computer systems until you pay up, or sensitive customer data being stolen and sold on the dark web, the risks are real and growing. If you’re an SME, it’s crucial that you take steps to protect your business…

R&D tax breaks and incentives for businesses in Europe

R&D tax breaks and incentives for businesses in Europe

Governments all over Europe want to attract innovative business activity. Those are businesses that perform ground-breaking research and development (R&D) activities. European countries, and the EU as a whole, give incentives to these businesses. For example to create a more technologically advanced economy, stimulate job growth or tackle climate-related challenges. Such incentives are offered through…

Business in the European Single Market 101

Business in the European Single Market 101 EU single market map

The European Single Market (ESM) is the largest internal market in the world. It allows for the free movement of goods, services, capital and people within the European Union and Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. These last 3 countries participate in the EU’s internal market without being members of the European Union. The Single Market works…

Made in Europe

Made in Europe

As an entrepreneur, you know that to be successful you need to offer a quality product or service. But did you know that some of the best products in the world are made in Europe? From fashion to food, automobiles to automation, there are tons of high-quality goods coming out of countries like Italy, Sweden,…

How to avoid bureaucracy and corruption when doing business in Europe

How to avoid bureaucracy and corruption when doing business in Europe

Simple! Avoid doing business in bureaucratic and corrupt countries. Bureaucracy is always associated with complex and intransparent processes. This leads easily to corruption and cronyism. The delayed or obstructed processes make it very difficult for businesses to operate effectively and can ultimately discourage investment. The often quoted World Bank’s “Doing Business” report, in 2020 ranked…

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