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Dutch “social WiFi” company sells minority stake to the investment fund 5square

SO WIFI, a “social WiFi” provider from Amsterdam, has sold a small minority stake to the investment company 5square. The exact percentage and the value of the transaction have not been disclosed, but the deal is believed to be in the … Continue reading

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UK’s leading payment processor Worldpay invests in Veridu

Veridu, a London-based startup offering identity solutions for the payments industry, is today announcing that it has secured investment from Worldpay Group plc. The fresh capital will support Veridu in further developing and rolling out their solutions globally. Veridu was … Continue reading

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Project A makes a seven-figure co-investment in the car parts and accessories seller kfzteile24

Project A today announced their co-investment in kfzteile24 – the online market leader for car parts and accessories in Germany. With its seven-figure investment Project A joins the EQT Mid Market Fund, a part of the global private equity group EQT, which

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Staff Finder: On-demand marketplace for temporary staff scores €20M from One Peak and Goldman Sachs

Staff Finder has just announced the completion of a growth equity investment led by One Peak Partners and Goldman Sachs Private Capital. The funding will help the Swiss company to accelerate its international expansion strategy and support its product development … Continue reading

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Property rental startup Movebubble secures £1.1 million in additional funding

Movebubble, the startup finding renters a home through real-time help and insight from other renters, has announced its total investment – £2.36 million. This sum was reached after a recent funding boost of £1.1 million from private investors. The new … Continue reading

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Creandum IV: A Swedish VC fund committed to early stage startups in Europe

Creandum IV has been closed and € 180 million are going to be available for the European startup scene. This is Creandum’s largest early-stage fund so far. The investors are from the Nordic region, Europe, Middle East and North America. Among … Continue reading

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Seven-digit investment for health app LifeTime for better life of patients and doctors

High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) is investing a seven-digit number in the health app LifeTime. Thus the company joins Innovationsstarter Fonds Hamburg (IFH) and an investor group made up of doctors, lawyers and entrepreneurs – all from the seed round. LifeTime has … Continue reading

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GetYourGuide raises $50 Million in a growth round led by KKR

KKR, a leading global investment firm, has just announced that it is leading a $50 million growth equity investment in Berlin-based GetYourGuide – one of the leading independent online marketplaces for discovering and booking travel activities worldwide. GetYourGuide’s existing investors, … 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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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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