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Work management solution Scoro secures €1.7M in funding and intends to become the “single source of truth” for its customers

Scoro – the work management software solution for professional and creative services – has closed a € 1.7 million seed funding round from SmartCap, Inventure, and Alchemist Accelerator. The startup will use the funding to accelerate the development of its … Continue reading

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Former Top Gear hosts raise $5.5 million to launch their media startup DRIVETRIBE

DRIVETRIBE, a digital media platform dedicated to motoring and adventure, announced it has completed a $5.5. million Series A funding round led by Breyer Capital with additional participation by Atomico and other individual investors. DRIVETRIBE, which expects to officially launch … Continue reading

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German fintech companies secured 80% more funding than their UK-based counterparts in Q2 2016

Bad news for the UK and Europe’s largest fintech hub London. According to CB Insights and KMPG’s The Pulse of FinTech Q2 2016 report, German fintech companies received about 80% more funding than their UK-based counterparts in Q2 2016. The report also … Continue reading

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Laundrapp secures further €5.9 million investment to expand its on-demand laundry service internationally

Laundrapp, a London-based startup we’ve mentioned as a British startup to look out for in 2016, today announced it had closed a further €5.9 million fundraising round to fuel continued growth in the already popular ‘Uber for Laundry’ style service. The … Continue reading

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European digital investment manager Scalable Capital launches in the UK

Scalable Capital, the European digital investment manager, is now fully live in the UK market. The German startup has completed the onboarding of clients from its UK waiting list, and is now open to the general public. Scalable Capital announced … Continue reading

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Sleepio creator Big Health raises $12M to help millions with digital medicine

Digital health company Big Health today announced a new funding round of $12 million led by Octopus Ventures with Kaiser Permanente Ventures, returning investor Index Ventures, as well as Sean Duffy (CEO, Omada Health) and JamJar Investments. They join existing investors Esther Dyson and Peter Read. … Continue reading

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Mobile-first banking service Tide launches alpha version and secures $2M in funding from LocalGlobe and Passion Capital

Tide, the free mobile-first small business banking service that establishes a business account in 3 minutes or less and charges no set-up, monthly or annual fees, has today launched its alpha version and revealed it has raised a $2 million … Continue reading

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Festicket raises a $6.3 million Series B round to further grow its marketplace to discover and book music festivals

Festicket, one of Europe’s leading online platforms for music festival experiences, raises a $6.3 million round led by Lepe Partners and existing investors Wellington Partners, PROfounders, and Playfair Capital. Arthur Kosten – ex-CMO of Booking.com, vente-privee Entertainment (VPE) – pioneer

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London-based coworking space Techspace secures £5M to develop its presence in London and to expand to Berlin

Techspace, the UK-based provider of coworking spaces for fast growing startups, today announced a new funding round of £5 million raised through a consortium led by real estate investor and entrepreneur Leo Noé and managed by Goldacre Ventures. Co-founded by … Continue reading

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Lost My Name: Project A invests €4 million alongside Google Ventures, Greycroft and Allen & Co

The London-based startup Lost My Name, one of the leading creators of personalized children’s content, extended its Series A round and secured €4 million from Project A. The Berlin-based VC joins the circle of renowned international investors, including lead investor Google Ventures, … Continue reading

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