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Despite the corona crisis, venture capitalists continue to invest heavily in European start-ups. In the first six months of this year, according to calculations by KPMG, an amount of $19.9 billion was invested in start-ups. That is $1.1 billion more than in the last six months of 2019. However, the number of transactions fell sharply, from 1,383 in the last six months of last year to 1,062 in the first half of 2020.

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