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Social media curation platform Crowdynews secures € 3.7 million to accelerate growth in the UK and US

Crowdynews, a leading social media curation platform based in Groningen (Netherlands), today announced that it has completed an extension to its Series A funding, led by initial Series A investor INKEF Capital. This brings the total Series A funding to … Continue reading

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Karma Ventures announces launch of a €40 Million fund to invest in seed and Series A rounds of European startups

Karma Ventures just announced the first closing and launch of a €40 million, Luxembourg-domiciled fund targeted at early stage investment in the most promising startups in Europe. The fund will be managed by seasoned investors Margus Uudam, Tommi Uhari and … Continue reading

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London-based Import.io raises $13 million to turn websites into business data

Import.io, the startup which enables businesses to convert websites into usable data, has completed a $13 million Series A round of funding. The new funding comes after a year of record growth: in 2015 users of Import.io created more than … Continue reading

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Munich-based Holidu secures € 5 Million in Series A financing to simplify the search for vacation rentals

Well, the following news makes me a little bit proud – since I picked Holidu back in 2014 to be part of the pitch competition of our first EU-Startups Conference. Today, Holidu, the search engine for vacation rentals, has announced the … Continue reading

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nestpick scores $2 million in a new funding round to improve customer experience

Berlin-based long-term rental startup nestpick follows up November’s Series A investment of $11 million with additional $2 million from Target Global and b-to-v Partners to significantly improve customer experience in 2016. This investment helps conclude a landmark year for the … Continue reading

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3D engineering simulation startup SimScale closes Series A funding round led by Union Square Ventures

SimScale, the web-based 3D simulation startup out of Munich, today announced the launch of its Community Plan, making SimScale’s entire feature set available for free for everyone. The launch comes as SimScale also announces the successful closing of its Series … Continue reading

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Moving operator Movago closes Series A financing round of €7 million

Movago closes Series A financing round of € 7 million to continue to accelerate growth and become Europe’s leading moving operator. The funding round was led by DN Capital. Former investors Holtzbrinck Ventures and Piton Capital joined the round as well as … Continue reading

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Danish deal aggregator Bownty receives €3.4 million in funding

The Danish startup Bownty collects deals from a total of 100 deal sites in Denmark, UK, Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, France, and Portugal. Currently Bownty offers deals in approximately 1200 cities in Europe. In 2014, Bownty acquired its biggest competitor … Continue reading

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London-based Quiqup secures funding from Delivery Hero and Global Founders Capital

Quiqup, a London-based on-demand delivery startup, has finalised a “multi-million pound” Series A funding round, with lead investors Delivery Hero and Global Founders Capital (investment fund of Rocket Internet). The decision for Quiqup to select Delivery Hero and Rocket Internet … Continue reading

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Video messaging app Dubsmash surpasses 75M downloads and raises $5.5M

Dubsmash, the viral video messaging app that lets users create and share dubbed “selfie” videos, today announced a $5.5 million Series A investment round led by Index Ventures, with participation from Lowercase Capital, ENIAC Ventures, Sunstone Capital, Raine Ventures and … Continue reading

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