• AI startup StatusToday raises $3.91 million to help companies understand their employees February 21, 2018 4:22 pm
    The London-based AI startup StatusToday just completed a seed investment of $3.91 million led by Local Globe, with Notion Capital and Brent Hobermann’s new seed fund firstminute capital. Other participants in the round include Entrepreneur First’s follow-on fund, Force Over Mass Capital, Philipp Moehring and Andy chung of AngelList and notable industry angels. Founded in 2015, […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Paris: Prophesee raises additional $19 million to further expand with its neuromorphic vision system February 21, 2018 2:50 pm
    Prophesee, inventor of the first bio-inspired vision system, today announced it has closed the initial tranche of its Series B financing round, totalling $19 million. Led by a new strategic investor from the electronics industry, the round was also joined by existing investors like 360 Capital Partners, Supernova Invest, iBionext, Intel Capital, Renault Group, and […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Stockholm-based Anyfin secures €4.8 million to save consumers money on existing loans in seconds February 21, 2018 8:38 am
    Anyfin, a Stockholm-based fintech startup that enables consumers to refinance their existing loans with a picture, just closed a €4.8 million Series A funding round led by Accel and Northzone. Global Founders Capital and angel investors, including consumer finance executives and international fintech entrepreneurs, also participated in the round. At the point when a loan […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Apply till February 25 to join the pitch competition at this year’s EU-Startups Summit in Barcelona February 19, 2018 3:41 pm
    On the 24th of April, we’re going to host this year’s edition of the EU-Startups Summit at the Auditori AXA in Barcelona. We’ll have inspiring speakers like King CEO Riccardo Zacconi, Clue founder Ida Tin, and N26 founder Valentin Stalf, great networking opportunities, a “Investors on Stage” session, but most importantly: An exciting Pitch Competition with 15 startup […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Ideation: How to come up with a promising startup idea? February 19, 2018 10:03 am
    A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. In the entrepreneur’s life that first step is the idea. The world is full of great ideas, but only few of them eventually become successful businesses. And since you can’t predict when inspiration will strike, there might be some things that you can do […]
    Bojana Trajkovska
  • N26 founder and CEO Valentin Stalf will be speaking at our EU-Startups Summit on April 24 in Barcelona! February 16, 2018 9:20 am
    On April 24 we’re going to host the EU-Startups Summit in Barcelona. It will be the 5th edition of our annual flagship event – and with 750 startups/investors from across Europe also our biggest one so far! Today we’re excited to announce that the N26 founder and CEO Valentin Stalf will be joining us as a speaker. […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • 5 essential intellectual property considerations for a new startup February 15, 2018 5:29 pm
    Editor’s Note: This guest post has been created in collaboration and with financial support from the creators of the online trademark application tool Reggster.com. If you’re also interested in partnering with us, just reach out. EU companies can compete globally only by creating high value products and services, strong brands and innovations. This means that many EU based […]
  • Building a fintech giant in sunny Barcelona – Interview with ID Finance co-founder and CEO Boris Batin February 15, 2018 11:49 am
    ID Finance is a fast-growing fintech company specializing in data science, credit scoring and digital finance in emerging and well-developed markets. Founded in 2012, the company is headquartered in Barcelona, and has conducted two successful funding rounds so far. ID Finance currently has offices in Spain, Poland, Georgia, Russia, Kazakhstan, Brazil and Belarus. The most prominent ID […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • TactoTek, Europe’s leader in injection molded structural electronics, secures $23 million to accelerate growth February 15, 2018 8:38 am
    Today TactoTek, the leading developer of injection molded structural electronics (IMSE) solutions, today announced that it has closed $23 million in additional funding. The investment round attracted new strategic investors like Ascend Capital Partners, Nanogate, and Plastic Omnium, but previous investors also joined the round. Founded in 2011, the Oulou-based company ant its IMSE solutions transform how […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Croatian fintech startup Oradian raises €112K in funding to continue the expansion February 14, 2018 10:02 am
    Oradian, a Zagreb- and London-based provider of banking software for microfinance in developing countries, just raised additional €112k in funding from the new investor Middleton Enterprises. This capital injection is part of a larger funding round, which will be announced soon, and will be used to continue to expand its business reach. Previous investors include Credo Ventures, Playfair […]
    Thomas Ohr