Category Archives: Spain-Startups

ChangeYourFlight becomes Caravelo and partners with Hahn Air’s HR Ventures

Barcelona-based software supplier ChangeYourFlight, recently rebranded itself to Caravelo. This re-branding is possibly a result of its new partnership with HR Ventures, which is spearheaded by an

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Prolong your summer in Valencia! Free of charge startup pre-accelerator!

DELITELABS – a non profit organization incorporated in Amsterdam – is organizing it’s first event in Valencia, Spain. 20 participants are going to have an oportunity from September to December 2015 experience curriculum with the aim to find out everything … Continue reading

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The hottest European travel startups in 2015

The number of online travel bookings is growing steadily from year to year pretty much since the invention of the internet. The disruption of the traditional travel industry and the shift from local travel agencies to online bookings is still … Continue reading

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Busuu secures €6 Million from McGraw‐Hill Education

Busuu, one of the world’s largest social networks for language learning with over 55 million users, today announced that McGraw-Hill Education, a learning science company, acquired a minority stake of busuu for €6 million. The deal also authorises McGraw-Hill exclusive global … Continue reading

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Medtep raises $2M to fuel future growth and international expansion

Medtep, a cutting-edge online solution that brings digital therapeutics to disease prevention, treatment and wellness, announced today it has raised $2 million in seed funding. The funding round has been led by the Mexican Investment Fund Stella Maris Partners with … Continue reading

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The 15 hottest European fintech startups in 2015

In the last decade, there were a bunch of really successful fintech companies that started in Europe. Companies like Klarna, Adyen or Transferwise (to name just a few) changed the way we do payments or the way we transfer money … Continue reading

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20 global startups joined 20-day speed acceleration in Menorca – and they loved it!

Menorca Millennials (MM) –  a 20-day focus program for selected startups on the Island of Menorca (Spain), led by a group of international serial entrepreneurs  - helped the teams develop, build, and scale global ideas. MM startups presented to a … Continue reading

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Top 15: Europe’s biggest startup cities in 2015

In 2011 and in 2012, we tried to come up with a ranking of Europe’s biggest startup cities. Both articles, which involved a fair amount of research, generated a lot of interest amongst our readers. Now, after pausing in 2013/14, … Continue reading

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Lodgify raises €600K to further enhance its website building software for vacation rental operators

Lodgify, the vacation rental tech startup we first introduced you to in August 2014, announced today that it has secured €600,000 in seed financing in a round led by angel investor Chris Hitchen, HOWZAT Partners, Venrex Investment Management and other notable … Continue reading

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Limelight on Spanish startup Ticketbis and its huge growth of revenue

As the leading online platform for buying and selling event tickets, Ticketbis finished 2014 with a turnover of 54 million euros. A figure almost double the turnover of 2013. The fruitful year for Ticketbis has lead to an expansion of … Continue reading

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