Category Archives: Germany-Startups

Jobs of the week: Styla, Book a Street Artist, Companisto

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European digital investment manager Scalable Capital launches in the UK

Scalable Capital, the European digital investment manager, is now fully live in the UK market. The German startup has completed the onboarding of clients from its UK waiting list, and is now open to the general public. Scalable Capital announced … Continue reading

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Windeln.de lays off 100 employees and initiates a set of other measures to increase profitability

The Management Board of Windeln.de AG has just passed a comprehensive set of measures to focus its business activities more closely on the customer, improve its operating processes, and cut costs. Hereby Europe’s leading online retailer for baby and toddler products intends to … Continue reading

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For Sale: SoundCloud owners are looking to sell the company for $1 billion

Some of the investors/owners of the Berlin-based music streaming heavyweight SoundCloud are considering to sell the company at a valuation of $1 billion. This has been reported by Bloomberg, but also confirmed by one of our sources who is familiar with … Continue reading

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Dedrone & Airbus are joining forces to protect the airspace against dangerous drones

Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security (EBS) and Dedrone have concluded a cooperation agreement to combine their skills to protect lower airspace from small drones. The partners intend jointly to offer drones defense systems that can reliably detect and defend … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: HelpStay, the Factory and Degustabox

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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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Product comparison platform Versus.com announces acquisition by the MenschDanke Group

Versus.com, one of the world’s most sophisticated product comparison platforms, today announced that it has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by the Berlin-based MenschDanke Group. The deal sees all of Versus.com assets and staff transferred to the MenschDanke Group … 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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