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Short interview with Arnaud Bertrand (CEO, HouseTrip)

Last Thursday, Housetrip has announced a $17 million Series B funding round led by Balderton Capital. The Lausanne (Switzerland) based startup describes itself as Europe’s leading holiday apartment website. Aside of Balderton Capital, the investor consortium of the current financing … Continue reading

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Tradeshift raises $17m at a valuation of $137m

Tradeshift, the Copenhagen based social invoicing startup (with additional offices in Paris, London, Amsterdam and San Francisco), today announced that it has secured $17 million in funding led by the Russian investment companies ru-Net and Kite Ventures. The round is also supported … Continue reading

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iZettle secures €8.2 Million in a Series A round

iZettle, the social payments startup out of Sweden, today announced it has received €8.2 million ($11.2 million) in Series A funding led by Index Ventures with co-investor Creandum and further investment from Charles Dunstone, CEO and Co-founder of The Carphone … Continue reading

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French Birchbox clone Joliebox secures €1m

Joliebox, a new Paris based Birchbox-clone, has just closed its first round of financing. Alven Capital and some other angel investors invested 1 million Euro in the young startup which (like Birchbox) offers a subscription model for monthly sent beauty samples. Joliebox was … Continue reading

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yavalu closes a new financing round led by NGFI

yavalu, a new web-based personal investment service, is getting further prominent support. Next Generation Finance Invest (NGFI), Europe’s leading investment company with focus on innovative business models in finance, is taking the lead in providing yavalu with their next funding. Also, … Continue reading

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exploreB2B closes financial round with IBB

The Berlin based startup exploreB2B closes a financial round with IBB. The Investment Bank of Berlin (IBB) invests a medium six-figure amount through the investment program ProFIT. The programm aims to fund innovations and technical advancements and requires ventures to apply in a … Continue reading

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TrustYou secures $5m and acquires ReviewAnalyst

TrustYou, a Munich-based provider of social media monitoring and semantic technologies for the online reviews and social commerce space, announced today a $5 million Series A round and the acquisition of Dallas-based competitor ReviewAnalyst. The round, led by Credit Agricole … Continue reading

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Ezakus closes a $3 m round with Idinvest Partners

Ezakus Labs has just closed a $3 million funding round with Idinvest Partners. The Paris based startup was founded in 2010 by Christophe Camborde and Yannick Lacastaigneratte (also founders of Steek, which got acquired by F-Secure in 2009). The young … Continue reading

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FanDuel receives $4 m in a round led by Piton Capital

The Edinburgh based Hubdub Ltd, which is the developer and operator of FanDuel, has just closed a $4 million Series B investment round. Aside of Piton Capital, the venture capital firm which led this recent round, existing investors like the … Continue reading

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Masterbranch has closed a new round of financing

Masterbranch, a platform for employers who are looking for great developers, recently closed a new round of financing. The capital (€470k) for Masterbranch’s second financing round comes from NEOTEC and several Spanish business angels. The Barcelona based startup was founded in 2010 … Continue reading

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