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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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Randstad acquires twago – Europe’s largest freelance marketplace

twago, Europe’s leading freelance marketplace, has announced its acquisition by Randstad, a pioneer in the world of HR service providers. With access to more than 500,000 ready-to-work freelancers, the acquisition of twago will advance randstad’s mission of transforming the world … 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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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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Equippo, an online marketplace for used heavy equipment, secures seed financing

Equippo, a global online marketplace for used heavy equipment, has closed its first seed financing round with a mid-six-figure sum. The round was led by the venture capital company b-to-v (St. Gallen/Berlin). International angel investors from the b-to-v network were … Continue reading

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Sharetribe raises $1M to help you create your own p2p marketplace

The Finnish startup Sharetribe, which officially launches today at the Slush Conference, makes it easy for people to build their own marketplace and let their community buy, sell or rent any type of product or service. In addition to the launch, … Continue reading

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Online shoe giant Spartoo launches its own marketplace

Spartoo, one of the leading online stores for shoes and fashion accessories in Europe, has just launched their European marketplace on the company’s website. With already more than 1,000 brands and 70,000 models, this step will allow Spartoo to expand its … 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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Vestiaire Collective: Marketplace for luxury goods secures $20m

The Paris-based luxury resale website Vestiaire Collective today announced a Series-C funding round worth $20 million. The round was led by Condé Nast International, the media giant behind brands such as Vogue, GQ and Glamour. The marketplace for luxury goods (mostly … Continue reading

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Digital talent marketplace MBAandCo secures £800k

The digital talent marketplace MBA & Company today announced that it has secured £800k funding, led by MMC Ventures – with co-investment from Piton Capital and the existing investor Cabiedes. The fresh capital will be used to enhance the platform and grow … Continue reading

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