German online fashion startup Lesara raises €30 million

Germany-based fast fashion e-commerce startup Lesara has raised €30 million in funding from 3L Capital, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported. Existing investors Mangrove Capital Partners and Vorwerk Ventures also participated in the round, which brings the total amount raised by the company to more than €90 million. Lesara’s main differentiator in the fashion retail market has […]

UK-based mobile savings and investment startup Moneybox raises £14 million

London-founded savings and investment app Moneybox has landed a Series B funding round of £14 million led by Eight Roads, with participation from its existing investors, Oxford Capital Partners and Samos Investments. This round brings the total amount raised by the company to £21.3 million. Moneybox has created a savings and investment platform aimed mostly […]

Polish-founded Booksy raises $13.2 million for its beauty services booking platform

Polish-American beauty services booking startup Booksy has raised $13.2 million in a Series B funding round led by its existing investor, Piton Capital, with participation from OpenOcean and other investors. The fresh capital injection brings the total amount raised by the company to $21.4 million. Booksy is a mobile-first platform for beauty professionals and salon […]

Greek-founded InAccel announces $600,000 seed investment from Marathon VC

InAccel Inc., a provider of FPGA cloud hardware accelerators, announces the completion of a $600,000 seed investment from Athens-based Marathon Venture Capital. The investment comes from Marathon’s recently closed €32 million seed fund. Big data and computationally intensive applications such as data analytics, machine learning and genomics require new solutions to manage increased demands on […]

Barcelona-founded social-commerce fashion startup 21Buttons secures $17 million to expand to the US

Barcelona-based 21Buttons, a fashion-centred social shopping app, has raised $17 million in a Series B funding round led by Idinvest Partners. The company’s existing investors, including Kibo Ventures, Breega, Samaipata, JME VC, 360 Capital Partners, and Sabadell VC, also participated in the round. 21Buttons app looks similar to picture-focused platforms like Instagram or Pinterest, except […]