the cube journal

adventures, perspectives and the journey of ideas

A new era has begun

We have crossed a new frontier by setting up a strategy that aims at investing in the biotech and the healthcare sectors. Read More

BTV, building a better future

Fintech has been one of the most well-funded and one of the fastest-growing areas of emerging technology, in the last years, since the global financial crisis. Read More

Wink at the future of the Food Industry - Blue Horizon Ventures

The global food and beverage industry is one the largest industries in the world, reaching over $8 trillion in 2017, but at the same time is also one of the less improved, as the system of food production remains quite inefficient and polluting. Read More

Supporting the next generation of European entrepreneurs with Seedcamp

Cube’s portfolio expands with the inclusion of Seedcamp, one of the most famous funds in Europe. Read More

The strength of flexibility - Airbnb

We've invested in Airbnb along with the US fund G-Squared and, after two years from then, we’re very excited to share that the company rang the bell. Read More

Hunting European unicorns - HV Capital

HV Holtzbrinck Ventures - just rebranded after 20 years into HV Capital - has raised a new €535 million fund to support rising European digital market leaders and, as their new investors, we are delighted to be a part of this. Read More

Widening on healthtech - Apollo Health Ventures

Apollo Health Ventures - the transatlantic VC firm building ventures to prevent age-disease - announces the closing of its second fund. Read More

3,2,1... SpaceX

The Dragon Crew returned to Earth and concluded a unique event: the Demo-2 mission, designed to test the SpaceX human space flight system. Read More

Speedinvest III - We are on board!

Speedinvest announces the launch of their third flagship fund and we're delighted to be a part of it! Read More

The Power of Information - Will

Through social media channels (at the moment on Instagram and Spotify), Will aims at becoming the point of reference for those willing to be more aware of everyday facts, ranging from socio-political to climatic happenings. Read More

Rancilio Cube begins a new adventure

Rancilio Cube, the Rancilio family office, has transfer its international venture capital investment assets collected over six years of work, creating a new vehicle and preparing for a new journey "out of the box". Read More

Casavo raises the fuel for their expansion

Casavo is Italy’s first “instant buyer”, offering tremendous value to both sellers and buyers of residential real estate in Southern Europe. Read More

We are proud investors of N26

The last few months have been made of major achievements for N26: they have celebrated the landmark of 3.5 million customers worldwide and launched in the USA! Read More

Cube Tour

We just got back from an extraordinary adventure overseas. We left the U.S. truly satisfied as we have laid solid foundations to build a bridge between Italian investors and American venture capital investment opportunities. Read More

Shared-X : Seeding the change

Founded in 2015, Shared-X is an impact company that aims to upend the traditional farming model. Read More

The Sound of Impact

Following the success of the last editions of Impact Park, with hundreds of participants and amazing speakers from all over the world gathering in Milano, this year we decided to join TBLI events Read More


Omaze, is the online fundraising platform that's reinventing charitable giving by making it fun and easy for everyone. Read More

Free the stories... Freeda

We are glad to announce our investment in Freeda. The Italian millennial women-focused media company recently announced that it raised a $10 million Series A. Read More

Rancilio Cube exited Meritocracy

Even if our investment had been short in time, it was a privilege to meet and collaborate with Riccardo and Alberto, two entrepreneurs with “the eye of the tiger”! Read More

Rancilio Cube 4.0: Andrew Alliance

From mechanics to robotics. We are very proud to shift our paradigm and join world class investors in a new adventure: Andrew Alliance. Read More

We are not sheep: Naadam

We invested in Naadam in collaboration with U-Start. We believe in in ethical fashion design, using innovation to redefine sustainability. Read More

Let's Chat: Botsociety

Botsociety is an online conversational design solution which allows to quickly build a high-fidelity preview of your next chatbot or voice assistant. It's like Adobe Photoshop for Facebook chatbots, Alexa skills and more. It brings the "What You See Is Wh Read More

Lyft: Get a ride in minutes

Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation. Based in San Francisco, California, Lyft is the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S giving more than 70 million rides Read More

Welcome to the future: Fraugster

Fraugster welcomes You to the future, the future of payments. Based in the vibrant heart of Berlin, Fraugster is an AI driven payment security company committed to boosting conversion rates and eliminating e-commerce fraud. Read More

We are starving: Deliveroo

Deliveroo offers a food delivery experience that leverages on a diversified range of restaurants, a cutting-edge technology app and a flexible and dynamic fleet. Read More

We are [impact] family: Treedom

“Let’s green the planet!” We are the first proud investor of Treedom, unique web platform that offers the possibility to plant a tree and follow its growth online. Read More

We celebrate arts & crafts: Artemest

We love to cross the ocean: we invested in Artemest, the online destination for timeless craft. It is an innovative e-commerce company that connects the most talented artisans and designers in Italy with an international audience of art lovers. Read More

Applause for Cube

We proudly invested in Applause App Quality, Inc, (Applause). Applause is the global leader for crowd-sourced testing, user feedback and research across all digital experiences. Read More

We are family: Legami

"We are young and we are curious, we are dreamers and travellers and we believe in what we are doing." Read More

People have the power: Supermercato24

We invested in Supermercato24, the unique Italian platform for fast delivery grocery shopping, offering same­day delivery within one hour. Read More

Time for holiday: Sailogy!

We invested in Sailogy,the world leading online yacht charter booking platform. Read More

We are with Soundreef

We invested in Soundreef. The company licenses businesses to play its members’ music in stores and live events in over 20 countries. Read More

The Road Ahead

We started off in 2013 with the simple idea to carry on a cross-generational message of entrepreneurship in investing and in these five years, we have been gathering values, sensations, projects and entrepreneurs with outstanding results. Read More

Lyft: We love. We Share.

We invested in Lyft in January 2016 and now it has been listed. Thank you Lyft for the amazing journey during these years, the best is yet to come! Read More

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