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The "Créer sa Réussite" program renewed The French Ministry of Labor, Employment and Integration has decided to renew the "Créer sa Réussite" program launched by BGE in October 2021.
French Tech 2030: a program to get 100 strategic startups off the ground A new acceleration program called French Tech 2030 has been launched to make France the new technological champion of tomorrow.
Don't underestimate cash flow when starting up a business How much cash do you need to set up your business, and for what purposes? Although every structure and every business sector is different, the need for cash...
How long does it take to open a micro-business? Anyone wishing to set up their own business must first choose their status. The simplest, quickest and least costly way to set up a business...
Obligation for micro-entrepreneurs to open a bank account By law, all businesses must open a business bank account when they are set up, with the exception of micro-enterprises, which are exempt. However, micro-businesses have an interest in...
Business start-ups: the year 2022 in review While the number of business start-ups had already reached an all-time high in 2021, a new record was set in 2022.
Fake business start-up training: Caisse des Dépôts tackles CPF fraud Since 2020, CPF fraud has claimed many victims. Caisse des Dépôts has launched a vast dereferencing operation.
Energy and environmental transition: Bpifrance bets on Greentechs Greentechs, startups offering innovative solutions that improve users' environmental impact, are on the rise in France and Europe.
Agricultural startups: launch of the 1st class of French Tech Agri20 The French Minister for the Digital Economy recently announced the launch of the 1st class of French Tech Agri20.
Startups fall for revenue-based financing To optimize their cash flow, companies have a new alternative to traditional bank credit: revenue-based financing.
Barcelona: an attractive city for French entrepreneurs An increasing number of French start-ups are choosing to set up in Barcelona, a city that benefits from strategic positioning and reserves of skilled labor.
BlackFin raises 350 million euros to invest in financial startups As the economic situation worsens, BlackFin has announced that it has raised 350 million euros for its new fund dedicated to finance and insurance startups.
From unicorn to centaur: European startups consolidate their position European startups are becoming increasingly important. There are several indicators to measure these transformations.
A practical guide to successfully selling your startup The Galion Project and Edmond de Rothschild bank have published a practical guide to help entrepreneurs successfully sell their start-up.
Payments: ACPR warns of over-ambitious business plans by fintechs In a report, the ACPR warns of the over-optimistic business plans of fintechs specializing in payments and electronic money.
French deeptech: unprecedented number of start-ups and financing in 2021 Three years after the launch of the French Deeptech Plan, Bpifrance takes stock: more French deeptech companies are also raising more funds.
Next40/FT120: who's behind the startups' fundraising? Cédric O recently unveiled the list of French startups selected for inclusion in the Next40 and French Tech 120 indices.
Funding for startups founded by women on the decline By 2021, funding for startups founded by women has worsened. Male teams are still preferred by investors. Read more.
Business start-ups reach a new record in 2021 In 2021, the number of business start-ups increased significantly, surpassing the record level reached in 2020.