Social media analytics startup Social Karma acquired by Synthesio

Brussels-based social media analytics startup Social Karma has been acquired by fellow social media intelligence company Synthesio. No terms for the deal were disclosed. Social Karma develops social media measuring platforms for marketers on a SaaS model. “We are trying to transform the data from social networks into value,” said Thierry Soubestre, CEO of Social […]

Hinge Health raises $8 million to help monitor knee and back pain

Digital health startup Hinge Health has raised $8 million in a Series A round led by Atomico. The startup, which was founded in London but is now based in San Francisco, develops hardware and software for monitoring musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders, like knee and lower back pain. Its wearables analyse a user’s condition and delivers results […]

Finnish clinical genetics testing firm Blueprint Genetics raises €14 million

Blueprint Genetics, a Finnish genetic testing company, has raised €14 million in a round led by Creathor Venture and MedTech Innovation Partners with participation from Inventure and Pontos Group. The company plans to use the investment to accelerate its growth and expand into new markets with its sequencing platform and further develop the software behind […]

London fintech startup Aire secures $5 million in Series A funding

UK fintech startup Aire has raised $5 million in a Series A round led by Sunstone Capital with participation from White Star Capital. The startup also announced partnerships with online lender Zopa and Toyota Financial Services. The new funding will fuel the startup’s expansion outside of the UK. Aire develops AI-based solutions for carrying out […]