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VC investment in Europe down 12% in 2020

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The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a 12% decline in VC investment compared with 2019, a less severe impact than many had feared.

But there has been a big difference in the fortunes of different cities.

Some, like Zurich and Helsinki, thrived despite the pandemic, with investment levels up significantly from last year, while cities like Madrid and Barcelona have seen a steep drop.

Read the full analysis on Sifted