Finland’s TactoTek receives investment from car parts maker Faurecia

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 […]

Electric car charge point provider POD Point raising £9 million

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 online travel agent Blue Bay Travel raises £6.5 million

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.

Deutsche Börse Group joins €131.5 million Digital+ Partners fund

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 […]

French NFC startup Famoco raises €11 million and will recruit 50 people in 2017

Famoco, spécialiste du sans-contact, vient de lever 11 millions d’euros. La startup, qui prévoit plus de 50 recrutements en 2017, prépare l’ouverture de nouveaux bureaux en Europe, Moyen-Orient, Afrique, USA et Asie. Créé en 2010 par Nicolas Berbigier et Lionel Baraban et labellisé depuis Pass French Tech, Famoco se présente comme le spécialiste français dans le développement de services NFC. Celui-ci développe […] est un article de

Scottish ad analytics firm TVSquared raises $6.5 million

Scottish adtech company TVSquared has raised an additional $6.5 million, following a $3 million round in August. The investment came from West Coast Capital, with matched funding from the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB), Scottish Enterprise’s investment arm, in addition to existing investors.