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Saberr raises £1 million on its mission to improve team performance

Saberr, the people analytics company that forecasts the performance of teams by measuring employee culture fit, has raised £1 million in a funding round led by the Angel CoFund. Saberr was founded in 2013 by Alistair Shepherd, who developed the … Continue reading

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One fine acquisition: AccorHotels acquires onefinestay for $170 million to lead the luxury Serviced Homes market

AccorHotels, a leading global hotel operator, today announces the acquisition of onefinestay, a highend hospitality pioneer specializing in luxury Serviced Home rental in key worldwide gateways, for €148 million (~$170M) and makes a further commitment of €64 million to help … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: NUMA Barcelona, Deciwatt and Menlo Media

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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Jobs of the week: Join Ohlala in Berlin or Frugl and Filmies in London

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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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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