US accelerator Techstars is opening its next location in Paris in partnership with VC firm Partech Ventures. The program will run for 13 weeks in September at Partech Shaker (pictured), a business campus that opened in Paris last September and now houses Etsy and Dropbox among others. It also runs the Europe Made Easy program […]
Spanish digital marketing agency Gigigo Group has been acquired by France’s Digital Dimension, which is owned by Econocom. The deal was finalised in February though no terms have been disclosed. Eurohold advised on the acquisition. Sergio Llorens will continue to serve as CEO of Gigigo, which employs 140 people in three offices in Madrid, Mexico […]
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France’s MultiX, which makes x-ray imaging solutions for airports, has raised €3.5 million from Omnes Capital and H3C. The company was founded by two employees of Thales Group with support from the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA). Along with airports, MultiX’s technology is used in the non-destructive testing sector such a food processing to detect […]
Belgian IoT startup Rombit announced that it has acquired the digital security company Sercotec, a firm that has been in business for 23 years. This is Rombit’s first acquisition, and attests to the growth aspirations of the company.
Swiss data science company KNIME, which offers open-source solutions, announced it has received €20 million from the equity investor INVUS.
German adtech firm Crealytics, a paid search and Google shopping leader, announced the close of $9.3 million in Series C financing from a group of private investors. The investment was led by Optima, a privately owned investment group. Existing investors also participated in the round.