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Lakestar II: New €350m fund focusing on European and US-based startups

European venture capital firm Lakestar has announced it has closed on a new €350m ($398m) fund Lakestar II. Lakestar II is the largest fund to be raised by Lakestar, and one of the largest VC funds in Europe. It is … 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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Swipe relaunches with fresh funding and pro plans to change the paradigm of presentations

Swipe, a Norwegian startup which is now based in London, helps you make quick, beautiful, responsive presentations and lets you broadcast them in real-time to anyone, on any device, anywhere in the world. Their service turns your presentations into conversations, by … 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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Sex life app UnderCovers secures six-digit funding and turns into a business

UnderCovers, an app for couples who like to try out new things in bed, just closed their first financing round. The Berlin-based company received a six-digit investment from a group of business angels. The app UnderCovers, which is available as … Continue reading

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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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