Category Archives: Funding

Callback widget creator CallPage secures €500K in funding from the Polish VC fund BValue

CallPage.io, a Cracow-based startup which we listed as a Polish startup to look out for in 2016, has recently secured a €500K investment by the new and also Poland-based VC fund BValue. CallPage was founded in 2015 and offers a system … Continue reading

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Berlin-based fintech startup Number26 receives banking license and rebrands as N26

Number26, a German fintech startup which is also backed by the tech billionaire Peter Thiel, rebrands as N26 and receives a banking license. Only 1,5 years after product launch, the FinTech’s N26 Bank is awarded a full German banking license by … Continue reading

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Tech billionaire Peter Thiel increases investment in European fintech startup Deposit Solutions

Prominent venture capital firms just announced they have invested €15 million in European fintech company Deposit Solutions, a fast growing fintech innovator operating in the €9 trillion market for retail deposits in Europe. The list of investors includes PayPal co-founder and … Continue reading

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Blog and influencer marketing startup blogfoster secures seven-digit investment

blogfoster, the Berlin-based startup for blog and influencer marketing, secured a seven-digit follow on investment by yabeo Capital and all previous investors, including VC Fund Technology and Axel Springer Plug and Play. Founded in 2013, blogfoster gives advertisers access to … Continue reading

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Geneva-based Silent Circle announces $50 million in Series C funding

Silent Circle, a pioneer in the mobile privacy market, just secured $50 million in a Series C funding round led by Santander Bank. The Swiss startup will use the growth capital to expand product development, customer service, business development and … Continue reading

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Six digit investment for store2be – the online platform for offline promotion

store2be is the online booking platform for offline promotion and advertising spaces. It offers companies and brands efficient, measurable and scalable live communication in the offline world. The Berlin-based startup today announced its first funding round with a total investment … Continue reading

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Scientific collaboration platform Guaana is distributing 10% of the company’s shares to 100,000 scientists for free

Scientific collaboration platform Guaana is giving out 10% of the company’s shares to scientists around the world for free, in an effort to involve users in defining a universal format for scientific projects. The Estonia-based startup has built a shared … Continue reading

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Rotterdam-based online print startup Helloprint secures €3 million in funding

Dutch online print platform Helloprint has just announced that it closed its first round of funding with a group of investors, members of the management team and the Dutch tech investor Gert Jan Munneke. In total the investors have poured … Continue reading

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FiveAI secures € 2.4 million in funding to apply strong artificial intelligence to autonomous vehicles

FiveAI is a UK startup which is using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to accelerate the arrival of fully autonomous vehicles. The Bristol- and Cambridge-based company applies several of the latest AI technologies to solve the most complex … Continue reading

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Porto-based InovRetail secures funding to become a global data analytics reference for retailers

The Portuguese startup InovRetail just secured an investment from Sonae IM, Sonae’s corporate Venture Capital firm. The goal of the Porto-based company is to become a global data analytics reference for retailers. InovRetail was founded in 2010. Its core business is focused … Continue reading

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