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GoCardless raises $13 million to build out its global bank-to-bank payment network

London-based GoCardless has raised a $13 million funding round led by Notion Capital. Existing investors Balderton Capital, Accel Partners, and Passion Capital also participated in this round. The Fintech startup, which was able to achieve strong demand from big brands such … Continue reading

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Bijou Commerce secures £2m to help fashion retailers with their mobile monetisation

Bijou Commerce, the B2B SaaS platform that delivers native mobile app solutions on iOS and Android, has raised £2 million. The main backers are the UK’s leading venture builder Blenheim Chalcot, who have founded and scaled over 30 tech-led businesses, … Continue reading

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Meet Desolenator – the London-based cleantech startup which just won the Technology Development Award

Desolenator is a UK-based cleantech startup founded in 2012 that brings a new and patented solar driven desalination device to the market. It provides a family of up to 5 people with enough water for their daily drinking and cooking … Continue reading

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Get your startup funded: Breed Reply is selecting the best IoT startups across Europe! (Sponsored)

If you are an entrepreneur growing your IoT startup, the IoT Best in Breed initiative gives you the opportunity to access funding, 12 months of tailored support and long term go-to-market commitment. IoT Best in Breed is the biannual call … Continue reading

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LendInvest, a UK-based marketplace for property finance, raises £17 million equity investment from Atomico

LendInvest, the UK’s largest online marketplace for property finance, has completed a £17 million Series B equity investment from Atomico, the venture capital firm founded by Niklas Zennström, the co-founder of Skype. This is LendInvest’s second equity investment in nine months. … Continue reading

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Impressions from SEC2016 in London: A weekend with the next generation of entrepreneurs

On 20th-21st of February, I attended the Student Enterprise Conference in London. An exciting event for students who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs. It was co-organized by NACUE (National Association of College & University Entrepreneurs) and MY-WAY, a Startup Europe project with … Continue reading

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Berlin-based retail analytics startup MiNODES secures €3.55M from London’s Market Tech

MiNODES aims to become the leading “Big Data” service provider for traditional retailers, targeting visitors on digital devices to create innovative omni-channel solutions for retail marketers. A 25% stake in the Berlin-based startup has just been acquired by Market Tech, which … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Join busuu in London or JUNIQE in Berlin

Week after week, we’re introducing you to exciting career opportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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Casual trading app BUX secures $6.9 million to further accelerate growth

BUX, the trading app that makes trading and investing in the financial markets accessible to everybody, has closed a third financing round of $6.9 million to further accelerate its rapid growth across Europe. Since launching over a year ago, BUX … 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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