• Does your startup have chances to receive EU funding? Find out now with EU Startup Services November 22, 2017 11:34 am
    Have you ever thought about applying with your startup for funding from the European Union? Well, there are some great opportunities, but regarding bureaucratic hurdles and the proposal writing we’d suggest to work with some experts. EU Startup Services helps startups and SMEs to secure European Union funding through the Horizon 2020 SME instrument. One of […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Seedcamp celebrates 10-year anniversary with a new €46 million seed fund to invest in the next generation of European entrepreneurs November 22, 2017 8:35 am
    The pan-European seed investor Seedcamp today announced the first close of its fourth fund to invest in the next generation of European talent. The €46 million seed fund at first close is already over 2x larger than Seedcamp’s last (€20 million raised in 2014) and is backed by 60 leading corporates, venture capitalists and fund […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Berlin-based Moeco raises $5 million from Bitfury to bring Blockchain security to IoT connected devices November 21, 2017 2:39 pm
    Moeco, an IoT platform and hardware development startup from Berlin,  today announced it received $5 million in a funding round led by the Bitfury Group – the world’s largest full-service Blockchain technology company. Founded earlier this year, Moeco is working to build a global network of cells that enable users to integrate existing IoT networks, or […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Startup Jobs of the Week: Join Shirtinator, Felcana, Holidu, ClauseMatch or relayr November 21, 2017 1:12 pm
    With currently more than 320 exciting opportunities, the EU-Startups job board is on its way to become Europe’s leading destination for startup jobs. You’re looking for a new adventure? Quit your boring job now and join a growing startup team somewhere in Europe. As a little appetizer, here are the startup jobs of the week: […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • London-based Zeelo raises €1.35 million in funding to expand with its on-demand transport platform November 21, 2017 11:13 am
    Zeelo, the on-demand bus transport service, has closed a €1.35 million seed round. The round was led by InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s mobility venture arm, alongside other investors including Travel Republic founder Kane Pirie, TfL board member Michael Leibreich and Yo! Sushi co-founder Simon Woodroffe. Founded in London in early 2017, Zeelo uses big data and […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Focusing on 2 billion adults worldwide that are underbanked in financial services – Interview with Kreditech CEO Alexander Graubner-Müller November 20, 2017 3:20 pm
    I recently had the chance to interview Alexander Graubner-Müller, Co-Founder and CEO of Kreditech at the NOAH London Conference. Founded in 2012, Kreditech is one of Germany’s most successful fintech startups. The young company is on a mission to provide financial freedom to the next 2 billion (currently unbanked) customers through technology. After closing additional €10 million in […]
    Kutlu Kazanci
  • Zego secures €6.7M from Balderton Capital to provide pay-as-you-work insurance for gig economy drivers November 20, 2017 11:16 am
    Pay-as-you go insurance provider Zego has raised €6.7 million in Series A funding from Balderton Capital, as the startup gets ready to launch new products for flexible workers employed in the sharing economy. Clerkenwell-based Zego, which has grown from seven to 33 employees since the start of 2017, has also raised funding from original investor LocalGlobe […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Setting up a new website for your business? Try the 1&1 MyWebsite packages! November 17, 2017 12:28 pm
    Editor’s Note: This sponsored post has been created in collaboration and with financial support from 1&1. If you’re also interested in partnering with us, just reach out. MyWebsite is the website builder solution of 1&1, targeted at small and medium sized businesses and of course new startups. With 1&1 MyWebsite (for English speakers / German speakers), you have everything […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Overview of the 10 best co-working spaces in Munich November 17, 2017 10:11 am
    Munich is Germany’s 2nd most active startup city, the capital of Bavaria, and one of Europe’s top science and technology hubs. The city is boasting a strong startup community, industry led cooperation, significant flows of venture capital, and counts multiple startup accelerators. Munich, which some say is Germany’s most livable city, is also home of […]
    Bojana Trajkovska
  • Zurich-based startup Smallpdf operates one of the 900 most visited websites worldwide November 16, 2017 4:10 pm
    Over 13 million people use Smallpdf every month globally. With this new record in September 2017, the online PDF software has climbed to the TOP 900 most visited websites on the planet according to Alexa. Smallpdf simplifies work with PDFs and has increased its user base by over 800% since 2014. Most customers come from large […]
    Thomas Ohr