Startup investment platform Funderbeam lets you join their latest funding round via crowdfunding

Funderbeam-team-2016Funderbeam has recently closed a funding round of € 2.3 million led by investors Draper Associates, IQ Capital, and Thomson Reuters. All previous angel investors as well as 3TS joined the round. You can now join this funding round by directly investing into Funderbeam via their own crowdinvesting platform Funderbeam markets. The Tallinn and London-based company aims Continue reading

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How to get a 30% sponsorship on your Slush Helsinki and TechCrunch Disrupt London startup booths! (Sponsored)

Startup-LeagueLooking to attend startup events in Europe but with flight tickets, hotel bookings and the exhibitor fees itself, the costs just don’t add up? Well, lucky for our readers, here’s some relief.

The Startup League, is offering a whopping 30% sponsorship to startups exhibiting at Slush or TechCrunch Disrupt London, along with creating branded merchandise for your startup like T-shirts and cool booth Continue reading

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FinTech startup IbanFirst raises €10 million to become the leading Banking-as-a-Service provider

IBAN-First-2016The Brussels-based FinTech company IbanFirst, an online multi-currency platform which offers Banking-as-a-Service, has just raised €10 million. This new funding round marks the next growth phase for the startup that focuses on international payments with real-time exchange rate access. IbanFirst is a new innovative online financial service for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

With IbanFirst it is now possible to bring together all FinTech companies under one platform and to provide customers with Continue reading

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Dublin-based IoT startup Smartfrog raises €20 million to conquer the world with its smart cams

Smartfrog-logoThe Dublin-based smart cam-maker Smartfrog has completed its third round of financing just 12 months after the official launch. This €20 million investment, takes the total funding for the young company to over €28 million.

In addition to existing investors, and Target Global, renowned family offices as well as Jean-Pierre Wyss, co-founder of u-blox AG, Continue reading

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London-based fraud detection startup Ravelin secures €3.3 million in a new funding round led by Playfair Capital

Ravelin-logoRavelin, the machine-learning fraud detection company, today announced it has completed a new €3.3 million round of funding to accelerate the growth of its client base around the world.

The funding round was led by Playfair Capital with participation from existing investors like Amadeus Capital and Continue reading

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German Startups Group invests in – the new FinTech startup of Kreditech founder Sebastian Diemer

Bezahlt-DE-logo-teamThe VC firm German Startups Group today announced it invested in the FinTech startup / Blackbill and increased its stake in the e-commerce startup Juniqe. The Berlin-based investor is developing a “patient capital” approach that recently became kind of popular due to the fact that it can generate higher returns in the VC segment.

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Join Data Natives on October 26th-28th in Berlin and learn about how data is tranforming our world (Sponsored)

Data-Natives-2016Data is part of our new cultural identity, transforming the way we communicate, learn and interact. Data Natives explores the key areas of technology that are driving innovation, and creating the next wave of billion dollar startups. To attend the exciting conference on October 26th-28th in Berlin, make sure to secure your ticket now! Continue reading

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K Fund: A new €50 million VC firm that aims to invest in the best and brightest Spanish startups

K-FundK Fund is a new €50 million Venture Capital firm that wants to accelerate the Spanish VC industry. The Madrid-based firm follows an entrepreneur-centric philosophy and has the objective of providing value to technology companies with global ambition.

K Fund plans to invest in early stage Internet and mobile companies. The team is Continue reading

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Malware and threat analysis provider VMRay secures €3.5 million Series A investment

VMRAY-logoVMRay, a German tech company and provider of 3rd generation agentless threat analysis and detection, today announced it has closed €3.5 million in Series A funding with eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG and High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF). VMRay will use the fresh capital to accelerate its product development roadmap and expand its sales and marketing worldwide.

Since VMRay’s entry to market at the beginning of 2015, many of the world’s largest global enterprises and leading technology vendors have come to rely on VMRay for automated evasion-resistant threat analysis and detection that works on-premises or in the cloud. With this round of funding, VMRay will establish a U.S. office in Boston for North American customer support and worldwide sales and marketing. The Bochum (Germany) Continue reading

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Startup Jobs of the Week: Join payever in Hamburg, zeotap in Berlin, Memrise in London or Realo in Ghent

eu-startups-jobboardGrab your chance to join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure to check out our job board.

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