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Flower delivery startup Bloom & Wild secures £2.5m by MMC Ventures

The ‘flowers through the letterbox’ gifting company has closed a £2.5m Series A funding round, led by MMC Ventures, alongside existing angel investors – Samos, Indian outfit Catamaran Ventures and angel investor Scott Sage. Co-founders Aron Gelbard and Ben Stanway … Continue reading

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Breed Reply: an advanced incubator for startups delivering IoT solutions

Reply, a leading consulting, systems integration and digital services company with a solid tech expertise and market presence all over Europe and the USA, announces Breed Reply, a new advanced incubator for funding, accelerating and supporting the growth and establishment … Continue reading

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Ex-Spotify engineers raise $2.2 million for Lookback.io

Lookback, the leading platform for analyzing user experiences via video testimonials all captured directly on mobile devices, today announced a $2.2 million seed funding round to expand its business. The round is led by European investor Lakestar, with additional participation from Index Ventures and an … Continue reading

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WhatsApp alternative Hoccer secures € 50M from Dirk Ströer

Hoccer, the “secure” WhatsApp alternative out of Germany, just received €50 million from Dirk Ströer (a wealthy German media entrepreneur). To be honest with you, this large investment, which grants Dirk Ströer 51% equity in the startup, was the first … Continue reading

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Jongla: Helsinki-based social messaging app raises €1.4m

Jongla, the free and entertaining instant messaging app aimed at the youth market, today announces that the company has closed a further round of funding. This €1.4 million round of investment from Oy Ingman Finance Ab and a prominent group … Continue reading

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The 4 winners of the state granted technology incubator called ‘Gazelle’ announced

On 15th October 2013 the National Innovation Office of Hungary announced the four chosen technology incubators whose mission will be to accelerate the growth of the local startup ecosystem by receiving a funding from the Hungarian state for 20 grants … Continue reading

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Content monetization platform Kiosked secures $6.9m

Kiosked, a Finnish startup in the field of content metization, today announced that it has raised a further $6.9m funding from private investors. This new round of funding was led by Kevin Wall of Craton Equity Partners, who will also … Continue reading

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Paper.li secures $2m in a new round of funding

Paper.li, a project of the Lausanne-based startup SmallRivers, has just attracted additional $2 million of new financing. The fresh capital comes from Debioinvestment and Polytech Ventures, along with existing investors, and pushes Paper.li’s total investment to about $7.2 million. The ambitious … Continue reading

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Community marketplace ‘We Are Pop Up’ raises €497K

We Are Pop Up, the community marketplace that connects brands and businesses with short-term retail properties in the UK, has raised further funding of €497,000 – led by Arts Alliance with participation from UCL. The London-based startup was founded in 2012 … Continue reading

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Transit mobile ticketing: Masabi secures $2.8m

Masabi, the leader in transit mobile ticketing and agile fare collection, announced today that it has secured $2.8 million in funding from Detroit-based Fontinalis Partners, London-based MMC Ventures and existing investor m8 Capital – to accelerate U.S. transit agency deployments. The London-based company, which … Continue reading

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