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About Marko Srsan

founder @TimePrepCFA, blogger interested in startups and VC along with social media and project management, a drummer and a passionate FC Bayern Munchen fan :)

Medical booking platform DocPlanner announces $10m Series B funding to become major global player in healthcare

DocPlanner, the largest European service for finding and booking appointments with medical and dental professionals, today announced a $10 million Series B funding round. The round was led by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) via its Venture … Continue reading

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qLearning launches new online platform allowing users to create their own study materials

With the support of its latest investor, High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), qLearning has launched an online platform that enables students and teachers of any discipline to create and share their own study materials. qLearning‘s platform is designed to

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Neteven and B2C Europe sign a global partnership

Neteven, the leading marketplaces management solution, and B2C Europe, Europe’s number one in cross-border logistics, signed an international partnership today with an objective to provide enterprises with a complete e-commerce platform including distribution and return solutions. Neteven, founded in 2005 … Continue reading

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iAdvize adds social media brick to its real-time customer engagement platform with the acquisition of Bringr

iAdvize, European leader in real-time customer engagement, acquires Bringr, a social media publishing, monitoring and analytics tool. The solution now becomes a real-time customer engagement platform which enables its users to interact with their customers wherever they are.

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Target Partners invests €2.7 million in Dedrone

Kassel-based startup Dedrone today announced it has secured €2.7 million ($2.9 million) in growth capital for the world’s first professional civilian drone early-warning and detection system. The funding round was led by Munich-based venture capital firm Target Partners. Founded in … Continue reading

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Fintech start-up Ormsby Street launches new Insight Engine to give small businesses true insight for dealing with late payment

Fintech start-up Ormsby Street has launched a new Insight Engine for its free online tool CreditHQ, which will now provide straightforward, actionable insight to small businesses who check the financial health of customers, suppliers and partners. The Insight Engine launch … Continue reading

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BlaBlaCar launches in Mexico

BlaBlaCar, the world’s largest long-distance ridesharing community, today announces its launch in Mexico through the acquisition of local service, Rides. It is the company’s first market in the Americas, and marks the latest step in BlaBlaCar’s goal of bringing a … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet Acquires Wayra Germany startup Volo

Wayra, Telefónica’s start-up accelerator, today announced its first large-scale successful exit strategy for a start-up from its Academy in Munich. Thanks to the professional support and preparation provided by Wayra, Volo’s Munich-based delivery service has managed to impress Rocket Internet.

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BlaBlaCar acquires and Autohop

BlaBlaCar, the world’s largest long-distance ridesharing community, yesterday announced the acquisition of, the second-largest service, as well as Hungary-based Autohop. It will integrate the businesses into its existing service to create a unified ridesharing

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Signal Raises $1.8m To Launch Next Generation Market Intelligence Platform

London-based market intelligence and information discovery platform Signal today announced a seed funding round of $1.8m from top tier investors. The funding, led by Frontline Ventures, will be used to grow Signal’s team of data scientists, and further develop the … Continue reading

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