It’s that time of the year again: “online trade is over,” according to the summary by Grundersyene.de, based on a study from VC Capnamic Ventures. The venture capitalists analysed the financing requests from 2014 and came to the conclusion that the number of e-commerce start-ups has significantly decreased. Why? Clearly every niche is already full and there isn’t any space for new companies. So this time it is the investors who are holding the eulogy.