London-founded personal finance management startup Cleo raises $10 million

The UK-based Cleo, a digital finance assistant targeting millennials, has raised $10 million in a round led by Balderton Capital, with participation from LocalGlobe. Founded in 2016, the startup has attracted a total of $15 million and is now set to launch a range of financial products. Cleo’s platform allows users to connect their bank […]

UK-based cloud contact centre provider NewVoiceMedia acquired by Vonage for $350 million

Vonage, the US-based Internet telephony service provider, has announced the acquisition of the UK-founded cloud contact centre company NewVoiceMedia for $350 million in an all-cash deal. NewVoiceMedia claims to have more than 700 primarily mid-market and enterprise customers using its Contact Centre-as-a-Service (CCaaS) solutions, including Adobe, Siemens, Time Inc., FundingCircle, and Rapid7. It employs more […]

Danish startup Headlight raises €1 million for its personal development programme for professionals

Copenhagen-based startup Headlight, which offers three-month personal development programs in Copenhagen, Berlin, and Los Angeles, has secured a €1 million funding round from the Founders startup studio. Headlight positions itself as a business coaching platform done right. During the program that costs €2,000 is connects participants with trainers on its own app, which is there […]