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What will happen to Europe's scooter startups in 2020?

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Last month, Europe saw its first big electric scooter acquisition: German startup Circ was taken over by US competitor Bird. Advertisment“It’s not really threatening; Bird and Circ are not leading in any markets,” says Fredrik Hjelm, cofounder of Voi. Winning city tendersAcross Europe, cities are trying to rein in scooter operators, and figure out the best way to regulate this new mobility market. This summer, the city is expected to decide which three scooter operators it will grant a licence to provide their services in the city. The UKThe UK is seen as another interesting location on the scooter battlefield — mostly because they aren’t yet legal on the streets.

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