Euronext Tech Leaders, the European Tech community

Euronext Tech Leaders is Euronext's initiative dedicated to highlighting the visibility and attractiveness of high-growth and leading Tech companies towards international investors, together with a suite of services to support them along their listing journey. 

Euronext’s rich Tech ecosystem brings together 700+ Tech companies listed on Euronext markets with 660+ alumni of its pre-IPO programmes and a large international investor base financing all growth profiles of Tech companies.

Euronext Tech Leaders is composed of 100+ high-growth and leading companies, each meeting a specific set of criteria to qualify. It complements Euronext's existing Tech offer and aims to strengthen the European Tech sector and be a catalyst for the next generation of Tech leaders.

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Kick-off press release

Euronext announces the kick-off of Euronext Tech Leaders together with its partners, building on its long-lasting commitment to the Tech ecosystem

Video conference

Press conference on the launch of the Euronext Tech Leaders initiative (in French)

Presentation

Euronext Tech Leaders – 2022 Euronext Annual Conference presentation by Anthony Attia (in French)

Recently joined Euronext Tech Leaders

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A full suite of services

A full suite of services

To support the Euronext Tech Leaders, Euronext and its partners are offering a full suite of services: 

  • The launch of the Euronext Tech Leaders index encompassing all member companies of Euronext Tech Leaders; 
  • A full suite of advisory and communication services to raise the international profile of listed European tech companies;
  • Exclusive access to top tier events organised by Euronext and its network of partners, including the Euronext Tech Leaders Campus, the annual meeting for European Tech companies;
  • Improved trading conditions on Euronext Tech Leaders stocks for retail investors as well as analytics coverage, thanks to Euronext’s partnership with Early Metrics.

Who are the Euronext Tech Leaders?

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Early Metrics

Analytics coverage

Euronext, in partnership with Early Metrics, a leader in independent start-up ratings, valuations and analysis of Tech trends, will provide analytics on the Euronext Live website for all Euronext Tech Leaders1.

[1]For technical reasons, the coverage of the companies will be phased in, and at launch will temporarily exclude companies listed on Euronext Milan.

Criteria and Governance

Euronext Tech Leaders is composed of innovative, high-growth and leading Tech companies that are listed on Euronext markets and comply with the following financial and non-financial criteria. To belong to the Euronext Tech Leaders initiative, a company must meet the following criteria:
  • Be admitted to trading on the Euronext Regulated Markets or Euronext Growth 
  • Be a Tech company as per the methodology applied by Euronext (the methodology is described below in “Euronext Tech classification methodology”)
  • Have a market capitalisation superior to €300m on the cut-off date2
  • For companies with a market capitalisation below €1bn and with latest annual consolidated revenue above €50m, a minimum revenue growth rate should be applied according to the following criteria: 
    • For companies with latest annual consolidated revenue above €500m: ≥5% revenue CAGR3  over the last three financial years
    • For companies with latest annual consolidated revenue between €100m and €500m: ≥10% revenue CAGR over the last three financial years
    • For companies with latest annual consolidated revenue below €100m: ≥20% revenue CAGR over the last three financial years
  • For companies with a market capitalisation below €1bn and with latest annual consolidated revenue below €50m, a minimum fundraising of €50m over the last three calendar years4 should be applied. In the case of a new listed company, only the gross proceeds at the initial admission are considered.

Note that no performance criteria are required for companies with a market capitalisation above €1bn. 

[2] Cut-off date for calculating companies' market capitalisations is set as 30 April
[3] CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate
[4] Through equity capital increases at the initial admission or during subsequent admissions, including business combinations

Euronext Tech methodology

The table below lists the subsectors defined by Euronext to identify the eligible technology companies5.

HEALTHTECH

Biotech

Companies specialising in the use of living organisms and molecular biology to develop technologies and products with healthcare and environment applications.

Medtech

Companies developing products and solutions dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of patients. The sector includes implants, general medical devices, diagnostics and imaging equipment, and other ancillary component supplies.

CLEANTECH

Energy efficiency

Companies offering proprietary technologies and services to reduce the amount of energy consumed by different sectors of the economy.

Green production practices

Companies developing production practices, products or services to reduce the consumption of natural resources.

Pollution mitigation, conservation and restoration

Companies developing technologies focused on reducing pollution or conserving and restoring natural ecologies.

Clean energy sources

Companies involved in the production, storage and distribution of renewable or low carbon energy sources, including clean hydrogen or renewable energies.

GENERAL TECH

Digital services and technology advisory

Companies specialising in new technologies and information technology services, which take the form of technology consulting, software development or other IT specific services (data, IT infrastructure, cloud computing, etc.).

Hardware and robotics

Companies specialising in the development of programmable and automated systems, robots or cutting-edge machinery.

Fintech

Technology-enabled companies offering improved or more reliable services in the financial, payment and banking sectors.

Electronics

Companies specialising in the production of microchips, semiconductors and other electrical components, devices or systems.

Software

Companies producing commercial off-the-shelf software, software as a service, software components, application services or bespoke software.

e-commerce and market place

Companies offering an online marketplace for buying or selling of products or engaged in the sale of their products and services on their dedicated online platform.

Digital media and entertainment

Companies specialising in the development of social media, video games, streaming platforms or other forms of tech-enabled media or entertainment.

[5] This methodology may evolve over time, on the occasion of the annual review, to align with market practices.

Euronext Tech Leaders Partners

Euronext is supported by a powerful network of international launch partners, including global investment banks BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, Société Générale, as well as Bpifrance, Groupe Caisse des Dépôts, Amiral Gestion, La French Tech, IRCliff, ABG Sundal Collier, Carnegie, Pareto Securities, SpareBank 1 Markets and Davy. 

 

Contacts

Eirik Høiby Ausland - Head of Listing Oslo

Eirik Høiby Ausland

Head of Listing Nordics

+47 90606301

ehausland@euronext.com

Niall Jones

Niall Jones

Head of Listing - Ireland & UK

+353 (0)1 6174243

njones@euronext.com

Camille Leca

Camille Leca

Head of listing France Portugal and Spain

cleca@euronext.com

Barbara Lunghi, Head of Listing Sales Italy Euronext

Barbara Lunghi

Head of Equity Listing Sales Italy

+39 33 51 84 6356

BLunghi@euronext.com

Benoit Vandenhove

Benoit van den Hove

Head of Listing Belgium and Luxembourg

+32 (0)2 620 15 20

bvandenhove@euronext.com

Rene van Verklen

René van Vlerken

Head of listing Netherlands Central and Eastern Europe

+31 (0)20 721 4293

rvanvlerken@euronext.com

Alain Baetens

Alain Baetens

Head of Large Caps listing France

+33 (0)1 70 48 27 32

abaetens@euronext.com

Frédéric Boiffin

Frédéric Boiffin

Director – France West Region

+33 (0)6 20 99 37 69

fboiffin@euronext.com

Susana de Atonio

Susana de Antonio

Head of Listing Spain

+34 (0)9 15 72 65 35

sdeantonio@euronext.com

Jérôme Hervé

Jérôme Hervé

Director Small & Mid Cap – France Ile-de-France & Nouvelle Aquitaine

+33 1 70 48 30 62

jherve@euronext.com

Alexis Janin

Alexis Janin

Director – France East and Central Regions

+33 (0)6 84 35 99 17

ajanin@euronext.com

Leonard Meier

Léonard Meier

Director Small & Mid Cap - France Ile-de-France & Hauts-de-France

+33 1 70 48 28 87

lmeier@euronext.com

Guillaume Mordelet

Guillaume Mordelet

Director – France South-East & Occitanie

+33 (0)4 91 13 46 46

gmordelet@euronext.com

Guillaume Morelli

Guillaume Morelli

Head of SME Listing France

+33 (0)1 70 48 26 23

gmorelli@euronext.com

Pablo Pérez-Orive  - Business Development Manager  Debt & Equity Listing Spain

Pablo Pérez-Orive

Business Development Manager Debt & Equity Listing Spain

+34 670 77 24 00

pperezorive@euronext.com

Alexander Voorham

Alexander Voorham

Listing Account Manager

+31 (0)207 214 296

avoorham@euronext.com

Pedro Wilton

Pedro Wilton

Client Coverage Manager Portugal

+35 (0)1 210 60 06 29

pwilton@euronext.com

Media contacts

For all media enquiries about Euronext Tech Leaders, please email mediateam@euronext.com