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Windeln.de lays off 100 employees and initiates a set of other measures to increase profitability

The Management Board of Windeln.de AG has just passed a comprehensive set of measures to focus its business activities more closely on the customer, improve its operating processes, and cut costs. Hereby Europe’s leading online retailer for baby and toddler products intends to … Continue reading

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Switzerland-based Klik & Pay acquires Rocket Internet’s payment service Paymill

Payment service provider Klik & Pay and the Munich-based online payment service provider Paymill have announced that they are going to merge their services. Nothing will change for the existing customers since the products of both companies will continue to … Continue reading

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ABC Accelerator starts new call for IoT/IoE startups and opens Venture Gates in Munich

The Ljubljana- and Silicon Valley-based ABC Accelerator aims to change the dynamics of the digital revolution by redefining the venture life cycle and connecting entrepreneurial hubs around the globe. After three successful accelerator programs in Ljubljana (Slovenia), the ambitious ABC team recently started … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Join Inflight VR in Barcelona, Arkley VC in Warsaw or ASADRA in Amsterdam

Is your boss an idiot and you are desperately looking forward to the weekend? Quit your boring job now join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in the … Continue reading

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Industrial wearable startup ProGlove closes $2.2 million Series A financing round

The Munich-based industrial Internet of Things startup ProGlove, which specializes in wearables for industry, today announced it has successfully closed a Series A funding round of $2.2 million. Intel Capital led the round with participation of GETTYLAB and Bayern Kapital.

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London-based fintech startup Curve teams up with Wirecard to launch next generation payment cards

Wirecard, Europe’s leading specialist for payment processing and issuing services, today announced a partnership with the London-based startup Curve to introduce a new payment solution. Curve allows people to connect up an unlimited number of bank cards into one physical payment card, … Continue reading

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People.io secures a six figure investment from Wayra Munich and plans to launch in Germany in Q3 2016

people.io, a new service that allows consumers to dynamically license their data and attention to brands and be rewarded for it, today announced a major strategic partnership with Wayra Munich, the Telefónica backed accelerator programme. The deal, which combines a … Continue reading

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Munich-based fintech startup Paymill enters into a strategic insolvency and is looking for a buyer

It seems as if the European fintech market is entering a phase of consolidation. Earlier today the mobile payment companies SumUp and payleven announced a merger agreement. A few hours later we learned that the Munich-based fintech startup Paymill seems to be … Continue reading

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Munich-based IoT startup tado° raises €20 million to internationally scale its service offerings

tado°, the European market leader in intelligent home climate control, has raised another € 20 million in a new financing round. This brings total funding of the Munich-based IoT startup to € 50 million. The new financing comes from international … Continue reading

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Fintech startup Scalable Capital raises €7 million in a Series A funding round

Digital investment manager Scalable Capital today announced the signing of a Series A funding round of €7 million. The round was led by existing investors Holtzbrink Ventures, Peng T. Ong’s Monk’s Hill Ventures, The German Startups Group and MPGI. The new … Continue reading

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