Israeli VAT recovery company VATBox has raised $20 million. The investment was led by Target Global Fund, with participation from existing investors Viola Private Equity and other private investors. The company plans to use the new funding to expand internationally.
German fintech platform Bonify has received €5.5 million in Series A funding. The round was led by London’s Mosaic Ventures and Ribbit Capital, with participation from Index Ventures, DN Capital, HW Capital and the founders of Zalando and Raisin.
Finland’s TactoTek, designers of injection molded structural electronics, has received an investment from French automotive parts manufacturer Faurecia. The company declined to comment on how much Faurecia has invested but stated that its total funding now stands at $20 million. It has previously raised a $1.9 million seed round from Conor Ventures and received a […]
The UK’s POD Point, a provider of electric car charging stations, is raising £9 million in fresh funding to fund its expansion across Europe. The funding is a mix of VC investment and equity crowdfunding. Draper Esprit and Barclays Capital have invested £5 million and £2 million respectively with £550,000 coming from angel investors. A […]
UK-based Blue Bay Travel, an online travel agent , has received a £6.5 million investment from the private equity firm LDC. Blue Bay Travel specialises in holidays to the Caribbean, Mexico and Indian Ocean and provides holidays to more than 16,500 passengers per year, and saw a 31% increase in bookings in 2016.
Financial services giant Deutsche Börse Group has joined the €131.5 million Digital Growth Fund I from Munich-based Digital+ Partners. The fund is targeting growing B2B software companies in Germany with established business models and revenues between €5-25 million. The fund will invest an average of €20-30 million, over several tranches, per company. Deutsche Börse Group […]
The British hardware giant ARM has acquired the Swedish company Mistbase, which develops digital wireless communications solutions for IoT. The purchase price of the deal was not disclosed.