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27 May
Venture Capital Watch: Interview with Sebastiano Peluso
For our series of interviews with players of the venture capital industry, we asked Sebastiano Peluso (Director Innovation Desk at Italian Trade Agency, Founder at Realitycs, 3040 Regeneration, Discovery Italy, Smartourism) about Global Start Up Program.
19 May
Startups and Sustainability: Interview with MUGO
Our “Startups and Sustainability” interview series continues with a third guest. For this episode, we had the pleasure of interviewing Benedetto Ruggeri, co-founder and CEO of MUGO. The company’s goal? To create the first climate-neutral generation.
6 May
The New Insolvency Code: A new era for innovative startups
As of today, insolvent innovative startups are subject to a special regulation, different from the one generally provided for commercial companies.
26 Apr
Structuring venture capital transactions in US, UK, and Italy
Portolano Cavallo and Wilson Sonsini are excited to partner on a webinar discussion to share experiences on the similarities and differences in US, UK and Italian markets with respect to: structuring VC transactions (e.g., SAFE, KISS, convertible notes, etc.) common clauses mostly discussed by founders and investors (e.g., liquidation preference, exit, corporate governance, anti-dilution, limitation to the transfer of shares, etc.) best practices and new trends.
Welcome to the Portolano Cavallo Startup and Venture Capital blog, focusing on key legal issues and market trends affecting startups and the venture capital industry.
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Our enthusiastic and passionate team of professionals will provide newsinsight, and multidisciplinary commentary on the hottest and most recent provisions of law and investment and market and contractual trends in the startup and venture capital sector with an eye not only to the Italian market but to the entire European and international ecosystem.

This blog will be a place for sharing information and experiences related to the launch of new innovative businesses, discussing the different characteristics of investment rounds in the seed, early stage, and growth phases, and looking at trends in venture capital transactions.

The main purpose of this blog is to contribute to the growth of the Italian venture capital ecosystem by helping the Italian community develop domestic and international connections.

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April 21, 2022
Investimenti sostenibili 4.0: an aid scheme of around €677 million for new innovative and sustainable investments will be available to SMEs from May 18, 2022, with the aim of fostering the...
February 24, 2022
The Council of Ministers has approved a Law Decree introducing new measures to support the reconversion of the automotive industry with a fund of 1 billion euros per year for the next 8 year...
November 4, 2021
The European Startup Nations Alliance (ESNA) has been launched to support states in ensuring their startups have the best conditions to grow at every stage of their life cycle
May 5, 2021
Draft of Sostegni bis decree: until 2025, innovative startups and SMEs’ investors will not pay 26% tax on capital gains on the sale of stakes owned for at least three years, provided that ...
April 9, 2021
Convegno annuale AIFI 19 aprile 2021 “Recovery e Private Capital”: crescita significativa del venture capital italiano, 378 milioni investiti (+40%), 306 investimenti (+82%).
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