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Video Advertising: Brainient raises $1.8m

Brainient, a London based video advertising technology company today announced that it has closed $1.8 million in funding from a collective of strategic investors. The round was led by Prague-based Credo Ventures. The list of investors also includes Atlas Venture, Estag … Continue reading

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DaWanda receives 4 million Euros of expansion financing

DaWanda, Europe’s biggest online marketplace for unique and handmade items, raised 4 million Euros of capital in their latest round of financing. The Berlin based company is using this financial boost to develop and strengthen their international presence. Those providing … Continue reading

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€2.8m for the plus-size fashion shop navabi

Seventure Partners, concludes as lead investor in a further financing round with the Aachen (Germany) based startup navabi. Alongside Seventure, the original shareholders DuMont Venture and Klaus Wecken are also participating in the capital increase. In total, the company for women’s luxury plus-size fashion … Continue reading

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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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