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Social ad platform Glow Digital Media secures $7 million

Glow Digital Media, the social ad platform used by large mobile advertisers around the world, today announced that it has raised $7 million in Series A funding from Notion Capital and White Star Capital. Existing investors Project A Ventures and … Continue reading

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Online furniture startup Swoon Editions secures £4 million

Swoon Editions, a London-based ‘new design every day’ online furniture startup, today announced a £4 million Series A funding round to expand its business in the UK. Octopus Investments led the round with additional investment from Index Ventures. The transaction … Continue reading

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Parenting site Wauwaa secures €500k from Vision+ Fund

Wauwaa, an innovative parenting website that connects parents and parents-to-be with relevant information and special offers, announced by the end of last week that Vision+ fund invests an initial €500,000 in the London- and Helsinki-based startup. In the 6 months since … Continue reading

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Digital talent pool MBA & Company raises further £800K

MBA & Company, a global marketplace that provides elite strategy consultants for short-term projects, has raised another £800,000 from existing investors MMC Ventures and Piton Capital, taking the company’s total funding to over £2m. MBA & Company’s service is an … Continue reading

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London-based medtech startup Big Health raises $3.3m

Big Health, a London-based medtech startup, has secured 3.3 million in a Series A funding round led by Forward Partners and Index Ventures. The young company plans to use the fresh capital to support its upcoming US expansion. The first … Continue reading

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London-based The Currency Cloud secures $10m in funding

The Currency Cloud, an international payments engine, has raised $10 million in a Series B funding round. The fresh capital, which follows the A round ($9m) of 2012, came from existing investors like Atlas Venture, Anthemis Group, Notion Capital and … Continue reading

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Takeaway acquires Lieferando and raises €73 million

After the rumours of last week it is now official: Takeaway.com acquires the Berlin-based food ordering startup Lieferando. But that’s. Takeaway also announced today that it raised € 73 million in additional funding from Prime Ventures, Macquarie Capital and the founders … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Red Badger and Zesty

Be part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space – this week with a focus on London. For a complete overview, make … Continue reading

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Balderton Capital raises $305m to invest in European startups

Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s largest venture capital investors, has announced the closing of its 5th European fund, raising a further $305 million and bringing its total funds to $2.2 billion to invest in European tech startups. The new fund, … Continue reading

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Facebook VoD platform Screenburn secures 500K

Screenburn, the London-based video-on-demand platform, today announced a $500k angel investment. Andrew Weisz of Lean Investments LP led the funding round, which also saw many senior angels joining the raise. The board of the young company will be joined by … Continue reading

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