• London-based money management app Emma launches cryptocurrency support October 18, 2018 10:15 am
    The London-based fintech startup Emma just launched a cryptocurrency exchange integration with Coinbase, Bittrex, Binance, Bitstamp, Kraken, Bitfinex and individual Bitcoin and Ethereum addresses. From now on, Emma users will be able to view all their cryptocurrency investments in real time under one platform. Launched in January of this year, Emma is the only app allowing UK […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Startup Yourself: 10 simple and low-cost ways to make money from home October 18, 2018 8:59 am
    Not every entrepreneur wants to work on innovative and potentially world changing technologies with the goal to create the next Facebook or Google. For most people it actually makes sense to start small and from home. But also for them, startup costs for training and the right equipment can be a real barrier if you’re […]
    Bernardo Arnaud
  • Bucharest-based SmartDreamers raises €1.2 million additional funding to expand internationally October 17, 2018 12:53 pm
    SmartDreamers, a recruitment marketing automation solution, has raised €1.2 million in a new investment round closed this October. The investment round was led by GapMinder Venture Partners, with participation Catalyst Romania. The fresh capital will be used for accelerated global growth. Launched in 2014, SmartDreamers has succeeded in developing a series of social media recruitment solutions […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Belgian startup SweepBright raises €2.3 million to conquer South American and Australian property markets October 17, 2018 12:17 pm
    The Antwerp-based startup SweepBright has just secured €2.3 million in additional funding. This successful Series A round confirms SweepBright’s position as an important international player in the proptech sector. The new investors are Cennini Holdings, QuaeroQ and a number of private investors. In addition, Volta Ventures, Pieterjan Bouten and Louis Jonckheere from Showpad and Jeroen Lemaire from […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Norwegian AI startup Memory secures $5 million to help businesses unlock the 25th hour October 17, 2018 11:17 am
    AI startup Memory has raised $5 million in a funding round led by Concentric and Investinor, with participation from existing investor SNÖ Ventures. This brings the total funding amount raise by Memory to $6 million. Founded in 2013 by the Oslo-based entrepreneur Mathias Mikkelsen, Memory seeks to create AI-enabled tools which solve the abuses of time in […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • 10 European startups that are tackling climate change to literally “change the world” October 17, 2018 7:48 am
    Climate change is one of the most pressing issues of our society, and many governments, cities and corporations stand united in the fight against it. Startups are also joining this fight by using new technologies and innovative business models with both environmental and financial sustainability. We’re regularly witnessing novel products and services that aim to […]
    Bojana Trajkovska
  • Barcelona-based TravelPerk secures €38 million to transform the €1.1 trillion business travel market October 16, 2018 8:20 am
    TravelPerk, the Barcelona-based startup which turned into one of the fastest growing ‘Software as a Service’ companies in Europe, has secured about €38 million in Series C funding from some of the world’s most successful tech investors including Kinnevik, Yuri Milner and Tom Stafford. This new funding will enable the startup to expand into new markets […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • How a hobby project turned into the leading online magazine about startups in Europe October 15, 2018 9:24 am
    8 years ago, in October 2010, I published the very first post on EU-Startups.com. I started the website because I was, and still am, excited about technology, new business ideas and Europe’s future. Back in 2010, more and more cross-border funding deals, expansions and acquisitions were happening, and I saw a need for an online publication covering […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • German fintech startup Penta raises €7 million to accelerate the growth of its digital bank accounts for SMEs October 15, 2018 8:40 am
    Business bank account Penta today announced a €7 million investment in a funding round led by Inception Capital. According to the Berlin-based startup, user numbers have increased over 900%, since the company’s last fundraise just eight months ago. This brings Penta’s total fundraising to €10 million. A transparent, community-driven approach and active commitment to great customer […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • 24 hours per day is not enough to grow your startup? Quit these 10 time wasters to become more productive! October 15, 2018 7:21 am
    24 hours a day is not enough to manage/grow your startup? It is lunchtime and you feel nervous without knowing how four hours have passed, still needing to squeeze a meeting before taking a break to eat something. Time goes by and the afternoon is ending and you feel nothing got done? Have you asked […]
    Jorge Pimenta