Category Archives: Funding

Stockholm-based Sqore secures $3.5m from Northzone and expands globally with its recruitment competitions

Sqore, a pioneer in online challenge-based skill testing, today announced an investment of $3.5 million by Northzone. This investment has been made from Northzone’s Fund VII, which closed at $325 million in December 2014. With a distribution network of over … Continue reading

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Berlin’s RetentionGrid announces €500K funding and rebrands as AVARI

Predictive personalisation technology provider AVARI today announced that it has raised €500K of additional capital and launches the 3rd generation of its email marketing technology. This recent round of investment has been led by Connect Ventures. The Berlin-based angel investors Christoph … Continue reading

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Amsterdam-based Jobado received $625K in funding and officially launches today

After 1,5 years of preparation the Dutch startup Jobado officially launched today with native apps for Android and iOS and a mobile website. In a first round of funding, the Amsterdam-based company raised over $625.000 of capital, which will be used to … Continue reading

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The #NOcord #NOcharge #NObutton high-fashion bracelet

The tago arc is a high-fashion E Ink bracelet with endless display possibilities and cutting edge technologies that gives you the freedom of expressing yourself, always matching your mood and outfit. I asked Zoli Kovács, the Founder of L!BER8 Technology about why … Continue reading

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Berlin-based qLearning closes its Series A round

After successful seed-financing by M-Investar, K5 and hub:raum, the incubator of Deutsche Telekom, mobile learning startup qLearning has secured further capital for growth through the new investors Senovo GmbH from Munich and the IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH from the VC fund … Continue reading

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Lamudi secures $18 million to expand in Asia and Latin America

Berlin based, property portal Lamudi secures second round of funding to grow operations across Asia and Latin America. Backed by Rocket Internet, Lamudi recently merged two regional companies before securing three investors. The funding round was led by Asia Pacific … Continue reading

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Apply now for the CEE Women Startup Competition

Starting on March 19, HUB Budapest will host the 2nd CEE Women Startup Competition as a 5 days challenge. They’ll accept applications from female entrepreneurs out of the Central Eastern European region until the 17th of February. Startups, founded by female … Continue reading

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Graylog raises $2.5 Million and moves from Hamburg to Houston

Graylog, an open source log analysis platform, today announced that it has raised a $2.5 million round of financing to accelerate product development and expand its commercial capabilities. The round was led by the Mercury Fund, with participation from Crosslink Capital, … Continue reading

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Amsterdam-based Tiqets.com receives investment of $1 million

A consortium of investors has invested a total amount of USD 1 million in Tiqets.com. Because of the investment, the Amsterdam startup is able to ensure and accelerate its global ambitions.

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Stockholm-based bitcoin mining company KnCMiner raises $15M led by Accel Partners

KnCMiner expects to lead the next generation chip technology, enabling KnCMiner to dramatically increase its bitcoin mining capacity The Series B funding round was led by Accel Partners and follows a $14m Series A funding led by Creandum five months … Continue reading

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