Category Archives: UK-Startups

London fintech start-up iwoca launches in Spain to meet demand for small business financing

Venture-backed fintech start-up iwoca has started offering credit to the two million small businesses in Spain, further expanding its international reach. iwoca is transforming business lending throughout Europe by offering fast and flexible access to credit to the millions of … Continue reading

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Bookmate continues international expansion with StarHub partnership

Bookmate, the leading social ebook reading service, is available in Singapore. Boasting a comprehensive library of over 500,000 ebooks from 600 publishers, Bookmate empowers reading fans to search, discover, interact and read as much

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Huddle raises $51 million Series D round to accelerate growth and bring secure external collaboration to enterprises worldwide

Huddle, the enterprise cloud collaboration service, today announced that it has secured a $51 million Series D round of funding. The capital will be used to expand Huddle’s leadership in secure external collaboration; transforming the way global teams work together … Continue reading

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Recruitment software provider Invenias secures $2m in a round led by MMC

Invenias, a leading provider of software solutions to the executive search and specialist recruitment sector, has completed an additional funding round led MMC Ventures. Raising an additional $2 million is taking the total external funding raised to $4 million. The … Continue reading

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London-based Buy-to-let P2P Lending Platform Landbay Secures $2.35 million

Landbay, the secured peer-to-peer lending platform focused on the UK buy-to-let mortgage market, has completed its first institutional funding round. The company has raised £1.4 million from an investment partner introduced by the alternatives investment manager Omni Partners LLP. Landbay … Continue reading

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4th Office raises over £2.3m with promise to end email overload

4th Office, a London-based company which fights against email overload, has successfully raised a second round of funding (£2.3 million). This recent round was led by new investors RSG Capital and Ben White with participation from existing investor Notion Capital. … Continue reading

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Marvel Raises $820K and Releases New iPhone and Android Apps

Marvel, the fast-growing mobile and web prototyping platform, announced that it has raised $820,000 seed funding from Connect Ventures, ustwo and Roberto Bonanzinga, alongside the release of their new iPhone, iPad and Android apps.

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Ve acquires qunb in multi-million pound deal to expand Big Data analytics offering

After acquiring GDM Digital last week, UK-founded ecommerce conversion company Ve has announced that it acquired French data science company qunb in a multi-million pound cash and shares deal. The acquisition is aimed at significantly expanding Ve’s Big Data capability.

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Jobs of the week: FlyVictor and LoyaltyLion

Each 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 some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. For a complete overview, make sure to check … Continue reading

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Oxygen Accelerator and Fiedler Capital partner to back the CEE startups

Yesterday, one of the Europe’s most known accelerators, Oxygen Accelerator, announced the launch of our new programme exclusively for CEE startups, backed by VC firm Fiedler Capital, starting in Spring 2015. The announcement was made live on stage at How … Continue reading

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