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Exclusive: Michael Arrington, the founder of TechCrunch, acquires EU-Startups.com for $2.5 million and moves to Berlin

Almost exactly 5 years and 5 months after the official launch, EU-Startups.com is announcing today that it has just been acquired by the TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington. The American tech blog legend agreed to purchase 100% of Menlo Media, the … Continue reading

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New year, new ventures: Season’s greetings from EU-Startups

Between December 24 and New Year’s Eve EU-Startups will take a break. We’ll continue to provide you with your daily dose of European startup news by January 4. As announced last month, we’ll start the new year with a light … Continue reading

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EU-Startups could use some help with the upcoming relaunch

I’m sure most of you will agree when I say that EU-Startups.com needs a redesign. Since launching the site in October of 2010, I haven’t updated the design much. Ok, I did change/optimize the logo a few times, but the overall design … Continue reading

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Finnish online yoga service Yoogaia goes global with $3M investment

Yoogaia, the world’s first interactive yoga studio, announces the closure of a $3 million seed investment round from Nokia Growth Partners, Inventure, Sanoma Ventures and Point Nine Capital. This new funding allows Yoogaia to continue with its international expansion, hire … Continue reading

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Leading peer-to-peer finance provider MarketInvoice raises £6m

MarketInvoice has announced a $10 million investment alongside plans to extend its product range, all aimed at making the company a one-stop destination for working capital finance. Northzone and Paul Forster, Co-Founder and former CEO of Indeed.com, are backing the … Continue reading

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German fintech startup CASHBOARD raises $2.2M for further growth

CASHBOARD was founded in August 2014 and acts as a digital investment intermediary. The platform www.cashboard.de enables private as well as institutional investors to deposit sums starting at €100 in a diversified way. CASHBOARD users benefit from fully automated algorithms for … Continue reading

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Equity crowdfunding platform Invesdor expands in Europe with €1M

The Finland-based licenced equity and debt platform Invesdor is the first European crowdfunding platform to have been granted a MiFID licence for investment advice, reception and transmission of orders, and placing of financial instruments. Today, the Invesdor team announced they have raised … Continue reading

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60 of Europe’s best FIWARE startups will pitch at FIWARE Startup Bootcamp in Athens

FIWARE, the leading European accelerator programme for technology startups in the sectors of the future internet, is organizing 2nd FIWARE Startup Bootcamp on 1-3 October 2015 in Athens, Greece. Also the 5th FIWARE Investment Forum in Athens is going to … Continue reading

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Season’s greetings from EU-Startups

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! ->We wish all our readers nice holidays and a good start into the new year. And please remember: Startup founders need some rest and social interactions with friends and family as well. Between … Continue reading

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The last call: Pitch your startup at the EU-Startups Conference in Munich

On the 7th of November 2014, we’re going to host the EU-Startups Conference at the WERK1 in Munich. Around 120 attendees (web entrepreneurs, investors…) are expected. The EU-Startups Conference will be the perfect event for European startups that are aiming … Continue reading

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