Amsterdam’s Wercker acquired by Oracle for undisclosed amount

Dutch startup Wercker has been acquired by Oracle. No terms were disclosed. The Amsterdam-based startup creates tools for testing and deploying code. The startup, founded in 2012, had raised nearly $8 million in funding including a $4.5 million Series A round last year. According to Oracle, the startup will continue to operate independently until the […]

Belgium’s Qover raises €5.5 million in Series A funding

Belgian financial technology startup Qover has raised €5.5 million in a Series A round led by Anthemis. Qover is a startup in the growing “insurtech” space. It provides digital insurance APIs to help build digital insurance products. With its new funding, the company is expanding its first product, GAP motor coverage, beyond Belgium and will […]

Google reaches settlement with Russian regulator in Android antitrust case

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, has reached a settlement in its antitrust case with Russian regulators. The case, which was brought on by a complaint from Russian competitor Yandex, questioned whether Google was abusing its position in the market by forcing Android devices to pre-install certain apps, at the expense of rivals. Russian regulator, […]