Entrepreneurship & Technology Commercialization Report 2017: Global Trends and Specific Look at Turkey is published. http://ttaturkey.org/upload/haberler/Entrepreneurship_TechCommReport2017_final.pdf According to TTH-Turkey, Fintech is the most trend investment topic in Turkey. SaaS is at second place and finally real estate investment following. They also gathered final meaningful numbers for Turkey : Total certified Angel Investors : 428 Angels […]
Turkey received over $4.9 billion in net foreign direct investment (FDI) during the first half of 2017, with the European Union being the top investor again, Economy Ministry data released on Aug. 22 revealed. Foreign investment in Turkey decreased by 8 percent during the January-June period this year compared with the same period of 2016, […]
According to the official data released on September 11, the Turkish economy grew 5.1% in the second quarter of 2017 comparing to the same period of the previous year. The recovering from attempted militarist/political upheavals and following the April 16th referandum Turkey has re-assured its secure and trustworthy position once again and reflected this in […]
Istanbul Demo day was held in October 10th. With more than 15 startups and many local VC and Angels participated to the event. The main idea of the Istanbul Demo Day was to make a rehearsal workshop of the London Demo Day. During the event, after each startups pitching investors gaves recommendation about the pitches and […]
Turkish start-ups, which have been increasing due to the continued support of the state, are getting more investment opportunities each year. According to the announced report giving the size of European Angel Investment, Istanbul has risen to the fifth place this year.
Turkey’s economy has continued its recovery in the first half of 2017 after growth bounced back in the last quarter of 2016 and was similarly robust in the first quarter, Moody’s Investors Service has announced. “As a result, we have raised our 2017 growth forecast to 3.7 percent from 2.6 percent. We expect growth in […]
Istanbul’s benchmark stock index hit its highest level of all times by climbing to 110,409.43 points during the afternoon session on Aug. 28. Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index closed last week at 109,755.14 points and it started Aug. 28 at 110,175.25 points with a 0.38 percent hike. The BIST 100 has been performing on an […]
Turkey’s exports increased by 11.9 percent on a yearly basis to climb by $12.4 billion in August, the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TİM) announced on Sept. 1. “Exports in the first eight months of the year increased by 10.7 percent to $102.5 billion. Exports over the last 12 months have increased 7.8 percent to $151.8 billion,” […]