Category Archives: UK-Startups

360° camera developer Giraffe360 raises a half million euros

Latvian startup Giraffe360, a virtual tour technology builder, has secured a half million euros investment. It is the highest publicly known seed investment any Latvian startup has received this year. Giraffe360 is a startup that builds virtual tour technology enabling … Continue reading

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London-based Finimize secures seed funding for Finimize MyLife – a new finance management platform for millennials

Finimize is a London-based startup making finance more accessible for millennials. The FinTech company is working on Finimize MyLife – a free-to-use platform for millennials looking to get their financial life on track. Finimize has secured €576,000 in a seed funding round … Continue reading

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Zapnito raises over £440K in Angel funding to further develop and grow its knowledge sharing platform

The London-based startup Zapnito today announced that it has secured over £440,000 of new funding from eleven individual angel investors in a large seed round. The fresh capital will help Zapnito to accelerate further development of its core product as … Continue reading

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FinTech startup TransFICC offers a new trading solution for the electronic Fixed Income and Derivatives markets

Earlier this month people managing big money met in Barcelona at the Fixed Income Leaders Summit - and we were also there. Fixed income markets are in the process of radical change, with regulation, innovation and new entrants shaking up the market structure. In … Continue reading

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$1.74 billion acquisition deal: China’s biggest online travel company agrees to acquire Edinburgh-based Skyscanner

Ctrip.com, China’s biggest online travel company, announced yesterday evening that it agreed to buy travel search website Skyscanner in a deal valuing the Scottish company at about $1.74 billion. Ctrip is a publicly traded company and its share price went … Continue reading

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AI-driven investment and blockchain startup Euklid secures seed funding at a company valuation of €10 million

Euklid, one of Italy’s hottest early-stage FinTech startups, completes a first round of seed funding with a valuation of €10 million for a stake of 3-4% in the company. Founded in 2015 in Milan, Euklid now plans to move its … Continue reading

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The biggest investment ever available for space tech projects by VC Seraphim Capital

Seraphim Capital has just launched the world’s largest early-stage space-sector venture fund. The London-based VC is targeting an €94 million final close during the next two quarters and is backed by a €35 million investment from the British Business Bank made … Continue reading

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Vision, Drive and Ambition: An Interview with Seedcamp’s Reshma Sohoni

We recently had the chance to do an interview with Reshma Sohoni, an inspiring business women who is a Partner and Co-Founder at Seedcamp. Seedcamp is one of Europe’s most successful first round funds and provides promising startups with up … Continue reading

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Join Crowd2Fund – the automated platform that allows businesses to raise funding from the crowd (Sponsored)

Crowd2Fund is is an automated peer-to-peer investment platform that allows businesses to raise capital from the general public. Unlike many of the other crowdfunding platforms Crowd2Fund is fully regulated and also gives UK-based investors an additional

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Airbnb management startup GuestReady secures €700k in funding to support its global expansion

GuestReady is a global short-term rental management company, which provides professional services to property investors, homeowners and Airbnb hosts. Three months after launching in six countries globally, GuestReady has just announced the closing of a € 700k Angel Round. GuestReady … Continue reading

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