Category Archives: Spain-Startups

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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Jobs of the week: ExoClick and Uniplaces

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: travel audience, Companisto, Printmotor and Barcelona-based Medtep

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure … Continue reading

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Madrid-based Ticketea acquires German Startup TodayTickets

Following the acquisition of Telémaco Sistemas and Telentrada, Ticketea have once again cemented its international vision with the acquisition of the German startup TodayTickets. The growth strategy has reflected the two fold growth of the company in 2014. As the … Continue reading

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