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Symfony creator SensioLabs secures $7m in a Series A round

SensioLabs, the Paris-based creator of the PHP framework Symfony, today announced the closing of a $7 million financing round from CM-CIC Private Capital. The fresh capital will enable the company to accelerate its international growth and continue its PHP language … Continue reading

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Social planning app WePopp secures €130K from angels

The Paris-based startup behind the social planning app WePopp today announced that it closed a small round of funding (€130K) from a number of French angel investors. According to the young company, the fresh capital will be used to “growth-hack” … Continue reading

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1001 Menus raises $1.8m to bring restaurants to the digital age

1001 Menus, a Paris-based startup that maximizes restaurants online visibility, just raised $1.8 Million in a investment round led by Elaia Partners. After a first fundraising in December 2012, the young company already attracted 1,000 restaurants in less than a … Continue reading

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Interview with Alix de Sagazan (AB Tasty)

We recently had the chance to do an interview with Alix de Sagazan – the Co-founder of AB Tasty. The Paris-based startup offers an online A/B testing tool which allows you to carry out tests, in a few minutes and … Continue reading

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Search as a Service company Algolia raises $1.5m

The Paris-based startup Algolia today announced it has raised a seed round of $1.5 million from Index Ventures, Point Nine Capital and Alven Capital. Business Angels such as Producteev founder Ilan Abehassera and Fotolia founder Thibaud Elzière also participated in … 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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Online train ticket platform Capitaine Train raises €2.5M

The French startup Capitaine Train recently secured €2.5 Million funding from Index Ventures and CM-CIC Capital Privé. Founded in 2009, Capitaine Train is probably Europe’s most innovative online train ticket booking platform. The Paris-based company sells tickets to many European destinations with a … Continue reading

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French travel website Planetveo raises €15 million

Planetveo, a Paris-based online travel agency specialised in tailormade holiday packages, just secured a joint investment of €15 million from Gimv and Iris Capital. The Planetveo group was founded in 2007 and offers tailor-made long-haul holiday packages to Asia, Africa, … Continue reading

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Paris-based bookmarking startup Minilogs raises €200K

The Paris-based startup Minilogs just launched its social bookmarking webapp and announced a seed funding of € 200,000 (from undisclosed investors). The young company, which was founded in 2012, aims to make it easier for Internet users to bookmark and share … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Sush.io, mydays, CupoNation, Rocket Internet

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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