Category Archives: Spain-Startups

eBay acquires Spain’s Ticketbis for more than $160 million to expand StubHub’s global reach into 47 markets

eBay today announced the acquisition of Ticketbis, an international ticket marketplace with a presence in 47 countries. Ticketbis, which is headquartered in Bilbao (Spain) will become part of eBay Inc.’s StubHub business, the largest ticket marketplace in the U.S. With … Continue reading

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Vacation rental software: Lodgify raises €1.4M in a funding round led by Nauta Capital

Lodgify, a Barcelona-based startup which offers vacation rental software, announced today that it has raised €1.4 million in a financing round led by Nauta Capital. Existing investors Chris Hitchen, HOWZAT Partners and Roland Zeller also participated in the round. After raising €600K in May … Continue reading

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Madrid-based recruiting platform Tyba acquired by Graduateland

Tyba, the Madrid-based platform for startup and technology company recruitment today announced that it has been acquired by Graduateland, a leading career network for students and graduates headquartered in Copenhagen. The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded in … Continue reading

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Demo Day: The EuropeanPioneers accelerator celebrated its second startup batch

Last Thursday, the startup accelerator EuropeanPioneers celebrated its second batch of startups at an exciting Demo Day in Berlin. “It’s maybe the most attractive accelerator in Berlin, which I know right now”, stated Thomas Hessler, the founder of Zanox who … Continue reading

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Polish hardware investment fund Arkley VC expands beyond its borders

Arkley VC, one of the investors behind hybrid 3D printer favorite Zmorph 3D, has grown its portfolio over the last few weeks with three new hardware investments. These new investments move the Warsaw-based fund outside of its borders by investing … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: NUMA Barcelona, Deciwatt and Menlo Media

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

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twago, Europe’s leading freelance marketplace, acquires Spanish competitor Adtriboo

twago, Europe’s leading freelance marketplace, acquires Spanish freelance platform Adtriboo. Financial details of the deal have not been disclosed yet. With the acquisition twago further consolidates its position in the European and Spanish-speaking markets, since several countries in Latin America … Continue reading

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Some highlights from the 4YFN startup event in Barcelona

4 Years From Now (4YFN), an event for the growing community of technology startups visiting the Mobile World capital Barcelona, closed the third edition of its annual event with 12,500 attendees – 50% more than the previous year. The Innovation Market, … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week:, Monkimun, travel audience

New year, new job? Join one of Europe’s hottest startups out there and be prepared for an exciting journey! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure to check out our job board. Below we’ll introduce you … Continue reading

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6 Spanish startups to look out for in 2016

We started the year with some research and the goal to create a list with some of the most promising startups for every major European country. After looking at Germany, Italy, France and the UK, we’re now continuing with Spain. … Continue reading

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