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Magazine Knowledge What founders need to know about insolvency Not every idea works. Sometimes the only option left for entrepreneurs is insolvency. But insolvency does not mean the end of your business - if you do it right.
Magazine Knowledge How Spacs Work Shell companies have become a popular way for startups to get on the trading floor. But they are not always the right way for start-ups.
Interviews Knowledge These factors decide on an investment by Heal Capital Managing Partner Christian Weiss reveals how he selects investments and why classic start-up patterns do not always apply to young companies in the health tech sector.
Magazine Knowledge These are the five favorite tools of Exakt Health CEO Philip Billaudelle The start-up relies on classics like Slack or Notion - but also has some insider tips up its sleeve.
Magazine Knowledge How does the IPO succeed? By going public on the capital markets, start-ups can tap into attractive financing channels. But an IPO requires a lot of preparation. An overview of the necessary steps.
Interviews Knowledge "I don't want to be led around by the nose" As someone who has been a part of the VC world for a long time, Holger Witte has experienced quite a few things. In this interview, he explains what makes a good pitch these days - and what founders should rather not...
Interviews Knowledge "We too make mistakes in initial selection". Christian Hoppe is co-managing director of Silicon Valley Bank, which specialises in start-up financing. In the interview, he talks about overvalued fintechs, why sometimes a beer mat is enough for the presentation...
Magazine Knowledge The ultimate tips for the perfect pitch deck If you want to convince investors, you need a good pitch deck. All the important information belongs here - but the presentation should not be too long. A few tricks of the trade.
Interviews Knowledge "Founders who do everything themselves are just wasting valuable time" HQLabs boss Tobias Hagenau has built a start-up within a start-up. He explains in an interview how this works and where pitfalls lurk.
Interviews Knowledge "Anyone can do a glossy pitch deck, it's not an art anymore". The accounting start-up sevDesk has raised 50 million euros from investors. Here, CEO Fabian Silberer talks for the first time about how to land a US investor, why he no longer has to pitch, and gives tips on how...

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