Castor EDC, an Amsterdam-based health tech startup creating tools for sharing medical research data, has secured a €1.1 million innovation grant from the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 program. Castor EDC will use the funding to further develop its programs for making big data available for international medical research. It will build an AI-based system for […]
Shipamax, a London-based startup founded in 2016, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding from Cherubic Ventures, AME Cloud, and FF Angel.
MortgageGym, a London-based mortgage robo-adviser, has raised a £2 million seed round from Trifecta Capital, China Pacific Capital, and Gaby Salem of Wharton Asset Management. The property tech (or proptech) service, which is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), gives buyers access to free online mortgage application advice and eligibility matching. It plans to […]
Germany’s EcoIntense, which makes software for safety and sustainability compliance, has raised €22 million from One Peak Partners as well as investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital. The new funds will be used for the company’s international growth and further product development for its EcoWebDesk SaaS platform. The software is used by businesses […]
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Dutch Minibrew, “the robot to make beer at home”, has raised €2.45 million in a Seed round led by an undisclosed investor. Also participating in the round were Hoving & Partners SA and existing investor VOC Capital Partners. The startup had previously secured €1.4 million from its founders and investors and €310,000 from an Indiegogo campaign.
Wandera, a London-based cybersecurity firm, has announced a £22 million round of equity (£16 million) and debt (£6 million) funding. The round was led by Sapphire Ventures with participation from previous investors Bessemer Venture Partners and 83North. Wandera has developed MI:RIAM, a mobile intelligence engine that detects threats via machine learning and provides analytics on […]