Category Archives: UK-Startups

Online furniture startup Swoon Editions secures £4 million

Swoon Editions, a London-based ‘new design every day’ online furniture startup, today announced a £4 million Series A funding round to expand its business in the UK. Octopus Investments led the round with additional investment from Index Ventures. The transaction … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Seedcamp, Kreditech, articheck

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 here … Continue reading

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Parenting site Wauwaa secures €500k from Vision+ Fund

Wauwaa, an innovative parenting website that connects parents and parents-to-be with relevant information and special offers, announced by the end of last week that Vision+ fund invests an initial €500,000 in the London- and Helsinki-based startup. In the 6 months since … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Kreditech, Frosmo, CharityStars

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Digital talent pool MBA & Company raises further £800K

MBA & Company, a global marketplace that provides elite strategy consultants for short-term projects, has raised another £800,000 from existing investors MMC Ventures and Piton Capital, taking the company’s total funding to over £2m. MBA & Company’s service is an … Continue reading

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Manchester-based ResponseTap secures €4.9m growth funding

ResponseTap, a leading call tracking and analytics startup, has secured € 4.9 million of Series B funding from Beringea and Eden Ventures. The Manchester-based company will use this investment to accelerate expansion in the U.S. and to continue support for … Continue reading

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London-based medtech startup Big Health raises $3.3m

Big Health, a London-based medtech startup, has secured 3.3 million in a Series A funding round led by Forward Partners and Index Ventures. The young company plans to use the fresh capital to support its upcoming US expansion. The first … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: busuu and trivago

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London-based The Currency Cloud secures $10m in funding

The Currency Cloud, an international payments engine, has raised $10 million in a Series B funding round. The fresh capital, which follows the A round ($9m) of 2012, came from existing investors like Atlas Venture, Anthemis Group, Notion Capital and … Continue reading

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The 5 fastest growing startups in 7 European countries

A few weeks ago The Next Web and global payments technology provider Adyen partnered to launch a new kind of competition in search of Europe’s fastest growing startups: the European Tech5. After receiving the submissions and screening over a hundred … Continue reading

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