Category Archives: UK-Startups

Job of the week – Business Development Analyst at Finery

Become part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And … Continue reading

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TransferWise overhauls itself in the quest for the mainstream customer

After hitting its £1bn milestone and raising $25m from Sir Richard Branson and others this year, TransferWise is now moving beyond the ‘early adopter phase’ to challenge the banks for the mainstream customer.

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Startup Institute raises $3 million in financing, strikes partnership with Hailo

Startup Institute, an immersive career accelerator geared toward cultivating startup-savvy talent, announced a partnership with Silicon Valley Bank and an investment by SVB Financial Group of $3 million in the company to support worldwide expansion of offices and programs.

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Jobs of the week: Brandnew IO and Emerge Education

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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DN Capital raises its third VC fund worth $200 million

DN Capital LLP, one of the UK’s leading venture and growth investors, today announces the raising of $200 million (€144 million) for its third venture capital fund, GVC III, a three time increase on its previous fund.

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EatFirst delivers honest food – Rocket Internet Launches New Food Delivery Service

EatFirst, Rocket Internet’s new food delivery service, launches today in the City of London. Combining high-quality food with lightning-speed delivery, the new business goes far and beyond traditional Services. The service will be available in the City of London, starting … Continue reading

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Tastebuds To Acquire Dating Startup moosify

Tastebuds Media Ltd announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire moosify. The transaction will create the largest music-based dating service worldwide. After acquisition, moosify will continue to operate under the leadership of moosify’s CEO in the … Continue reading

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London-based tech accessories brand Knomo secures £1M investment

Knomo, a lifestyle-tech accessories brand out of London, today announced a £1m investment round led by Hattington Capital, with participation from angel investor Martin Braddock, to bolster the company’s e-commerce platform and accelerate the development of new tech-friendly products. Knomo … Continue reading

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OpenRent announces multimillion pound partnership with Northern & Shell

OpenRent, UK’s online letting service which let more than 15,000 properties last year, has announced a multimillion pound media-for-equity partnership with Northern & Shell Ventures. Northern & Shell, as it is known, are part of the independently owned UK media … Continue reading

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Coffee startup Pact Coffee secures £2m in a round led by MMC

Pact Coffee, a London-based subscription coffee startup, has today announced a £2 million Series A funding round, led by MMC Ventures. This funding round sees MMC join existing investors Connect Ventures, as well as angel investors Ian Hogarth (founder of Songkick), … Continue reading

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