Category Archives: Funding

Hungarian success story: Prezi secures $57 million in a round led by Spectrum Equity

Prezi, the presentation platform that helps people connect more powerfully with their audiences, announced today that it has received a $57 million investment from Spectrum Equity with participation from existing investor Accel Partners. Founded back in 2009 in Budapest, Prezi … Continue reading

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Copenhagen-based AllUnite raises €3 million from Northzone and Coop

AllUnite, the Copenhagen-based startup which offers free Internet and location-based marketing for retailers, has announced a €3 million Series A funding round led by Northzone and Coop. Founded in September 2013 and launched in January 2014, AllUnite provides free Wi-Fi … Continue reading

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Oppex raises $1.5M and launches a search engine for sales opportunities

Oppex, a Helsinki-based startup company building a search engine for sales opportunities, launches with an announcement of $1.5M seed funding at the Slush 2014 conference. Yesterday, Oppex, the world’s largest search engine for sales opportunities in the public sector that … Continue reading

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Sharetribe raises $1M to help you create your own p2p marketplace

The Finnish startup Sharetribe, which officially launches today at the Slush Conference, makes it easy for people to build their own marketplace and let their community buy, sell or rent any type of product or service. In addition to the launch, … Continue reading

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Hamburg-based cruise portal DREAMLINES secures €20M for its global expansion

The Hamburg-based startup DREAMLINES today announced it secured €20 million in a C Round financing. Not quite three years after launching, DREAMLINES, a globally operating cruise portal, has now attracted backing from further investors to fund the company’s rapid growth. The major proportion … Continue reading

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TheFashion.com raises $1.7M to expand to Northern Europe

TheFashion.com, a discovery platform that aggregates a multitude of fashion sites into one online destination, has closed a $1.7 million seed funding round led by North East Venture Capital and The Danish Growth Fund. Based in London and Copenhagen, the fashion startup … Continue reading

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Lockbox receives a seed investment of € 500K from HTGF

Lockbox, the temporary “Packstation” at your doorstep, just secured a sees investment of €500K from High-Tech Gruenderfonds (HTGF). The fresh capital will be used mainly to finance expansion projects and growth. Deliveries that are packed into, and transported inside the … Continue reading

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Blacklane Accelerates Expansion with Several Million Euro Investment

Blacklane, the company that provides professional ground transportation at lowest rates around the globe, has added a mid-seven-digit round of funding at a valuation in the nine-figure Euro range from Japan-based Recruit Holdings Co., through its investment subsidiary RSP Fund … Continue reading

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Text Analytics provider Brand a Trend secures $4.5 million

Brand a Trend, a cloud-based Text Analytics company located in Heidelberg (Germany), today announced a $4.5 million round of funding that it will use to push into the US. The investment comes from two unnamed European family offices. The young … Continue reading

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GeoSpock secures $1.25M in funding and joins TechStars

GeoSpock today announced a seed investment round of over $1.2 million. The investment comes from a group of UK-based entrepreneurs. In addition, GeoSpock has received £74,000 investment as part of its entry into the TechStars London Winter 2014 programme. Lasting … Continue reading

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