Digital supply chain company Virtualstock raises $6 million from Notion Capital

Virtualstock, a digital supply chain startup from the UK, has announced a funding round of $6 million from Notion Capital. Reading-based Virtualstock focuses on retail and health, developing technologies for automating and optimising supply chain operations and how to leverage machine learning to assess large data sets. Its main product is a supply chain management […]

Fintech startup builder FinLeap raises €39 million, opens new headquarters

FinLeap, the fintech venture hub, has raised €39 million led by financial services firm Signal Iduna, Japan’s SBI Group, NIBC Bank, and existing investor Hannover Re. The Berlin-based startup builder recently relocated to a new headquarters in the city. The location is also the home of de:hub, a government initiative to foster fintech companies and […]

Sparrho raises $3 million to open up research papers to a wider audience

London-based Sparrho, a platform for discovering open access research papers, has raised $3 million led by White Could Capital with participation from AllBright and Beast Ventures. The platform provides access to more than 60 million open access papers, patents, and publications and uses AI to help users sort through and find the research they need. […]

Content creation platform Quill reaches £10 million with latest round

London-based Quill, a cloud-based content creation platform, has announced that it has raised a total of £10 million today with its latest investment from Smedvig Capital and Panoramic Growth Equity. The new funds will be used to further develop its freelance platform as well as expanding in the US and Europe. The company, founded by […]

Belgium’s Small Teaser raises €800,000 to expand to the US

Blogging platform Small Teaser has raised €800,000 in its first round of funding to invest in R&D and marketing with a view to launching in the US. The investment comes from LRM, The Co-Foundry, and a number of business angels: Frank Bekkers, Koen Desmedt, and Bart Claeys. The Belgian startup was founded by twins Stijn […]