TactoTek raises $23 million in equity and debt for its automotive interior solutions

Finland’s TactoTek, which designs injection molded structural electronics (IMSE) solutions, has raised $23 million in funding from Ascend Capital Partners, Nanogate, Plastic Omnium, Conor Venture Partners, and Faurecia Ventures along with debt funding and grants. The Series B round includes debt funding from Nordea Bank and grants from Business Finland and ELY Center that totals […]

Berlin’s Sofatutor raises €3 million for its edtech platform

German edtech startup Sofatutor has raised €3 million led by Frog Capital with participation from Acton Capital Partners, JCMB Beteiligung, VC Fonds Kreativwirtschaft, and Cornelsen, a school textbook publisher. The Sofatutor platform is used by students from elementary school through to A-levels for gaining learning support through educational content and homework chat. “With our online […]

Online wine marketplace Vivino raises $20 million in Series C funding

Danish-founded Vivino, the online wine marketplace, has raised $20 million in a Series C round led by SCP Neptune International, the investment firm of Christophe Navarre, former CEO of Möet Hennessy, which previously backed the company. Balderton Capital, Creandum, SEED Capital, and Iconical also participated in the round, bringing Vivino’s total funding to $57 million. […]

German games studio Koch Media acquired by THQ Nordic for €121 million

Koch Media, the German games and digital entertainment studio, has been acquired for €121 million by Swedish games publisher THQ Nordic. Founded in 1994 in Bavaria, Koch Media publishes games such as Saints Row and Homefront under its Deep Silver label and produces films in the German and Italian speaking markets. It has offices and […]

Rezatec raises £2 million for its geospatial data analytics tech

UK data analytics company Rezatec has raised £2 million in new funding led by Caphaven Partners to investin reaching the Asia-Pacific market. Newable Private Investing participated in the round. The Oxford-based company builds geospatial data analytics for processing data from optical and radar satellites and ground sensors to predict outcomes on the field. It serves […]

Israeli security firm Perception Point raises $8 million in Series A funding

Tel Aviv-based cybersecurity startup Perception Point has announced a Series A round of $8 million led by Pitango Venture Capital with participation from State of Mind Ventures and Korea Investment Partners. The company has developed a cloud-based cyber intelligence solution that detects threats at the CPU level before they are exploited. “As more and more […]

French ecommerce turnkey startup Diatly raises €2 million

Diatly, a Paris-based ecommerce company, has raised €2 million from Breega Capital, M Capital Partners, Day One Entrepreneurs & Partners, Courtin Investment, and a number of business angels. Diatly, formerly known as The French Talents, is a turnkey solution for connecting brands to marketplaces for sending out product catalogues. It’s currently working with more than […]