Amsterdam’s EV-Box, a supplier of electric vehicle charge points, has been acquired by French electric utility company ENGIE. The announcement was made today at rEVolution 2017; no terms were disclosed. EV-Box supplies electric car charge points, along with management software, around the Netherlands and has expanded into 20 markets including Belgium, Scandinavia, Germany, the UK, […]
Swiss augmented reality startup WayRay has raised $18 million in a funding round led by Alibaba Group and has announced new partnerships to bring its AR tech to cars. WayRay develops holographic AR navigational solutions for connected cars and has also announced a new deal with Chinese “internet car” maker Banma Technologies to build AR […]
Israeli security company Dyadic Security has announced a Series B round of $12 million from Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments, Citi Ventures, and Innovation Endeavors. Innovation Endeavors’ Yuval Shachar has joined Dyadic’s board of directors as chairman. Dyadic provides software-defined cryptography (SDC) and key management solutions for the enterprise. “Dyadic has changed the game for […]
3T Software Labs, makers of Studio 3T, has acquired Robomongo, an open source MongoDB tool, from Paralect. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to Berlin-based 3T Software Labs, more than 100,000 developers and database administrators use its Studio 3T product to manage MongoDB projects. This includes large companies such as Tesla, Microsoft, […]
Jellynote, a Paris-based based edtech startup, has raised $800,000, led by Nordic Eye with participation from Partech Ventures and its own CEO Martijn Tjho. The AI-powered learning platform provides tutorials and lessons for musicians. Jellynote will be using the new funds to boost its user acquisition, it currently has around one million users. It recently […]
Belgian startup Silverfin has raised $4.5 million in a Series A round led by Index Ventures alongside existing investors. The funds will be used for further product development as well as expanding its team, which will involve the opening of a UK office. Silverfin makes accountancy software that integrates with legacy programs and links together […]
US-based Travelers Companies, Inc. has announced that it will acquire Simply Business from Aquiline Capital Partners LLC for an enterprise value of approximately $490 million. Simply Business is a leading distributor of small business insurance policies in the United Kingdom.