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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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French company Docapost, a subsidiary of the La Poste group, has acquired Ametix, a company specializing in web services and marketing. The amount of the deal is unknown.
German Digital Republic Media Group has acquired Gamesrocket, a leading distributor of video games in Germany and internationally. The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The German Grünenthal Group has announced the acquisition of Adhesys Medical GmbH, along with its US-based affiliate Adhesys Medical Inc. Both companies are based in Aachen, Germany. Adheysys Medical is a medtech startup that focuses on the development of adhesives used in surgery.