Berlin-based recreational vehicle rental and hiring company Campanda has raised €10 million in a Series B funding round led by Michelin Travel Partner.
Berlin-based Dubsmash, the lip-syncing video app, has closed a €9 million Series B funding round. The investment comes from Sunstone Capital, with participation from Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, Eniac Venture, and Lowercase Capital. Dubsmash had previously raised a $5.5 million Series A round in August 2015, led by Index Ventures.
Berlin-based fintech startup Cashboard, which provides online wealth management services, has closed a €3 million Series A funding round. The investment comes from Digital Space Ventures, a $50 million fintech fund from Luxembourg. Also participating in the round were existing investors Redalpine Capital, Earlybird, and 500 Startups. Previous investors in the company also include Makers and ProSiebenSat.1.
It was one of the worst-kept secrets in the history of European VC, but now it’s official: former Earlybird VC investors Ciarán O’Leary and Jason Whitmire have raised $120 million for a brand new early-stage investment firm (yes, another one) that will be based in Berlin. The new firm, dubbed BlueYard, will invest across Europe. […]
Making unreliable file uploads a thing of the past. That’s the goal for the ‘tus’ open source protocol, developed by Berlin-based Transloadit. And Vimeo, one of the largest video sharing sites on the Web, is on board.
Data Natives, the conference focused on how data is driving the future through the Internet of Things, Big Data and FinTech, takes place in Berlin November 19 – 20.
Berlin IoT technology startup relayr, the company behind the nifty product prototyping and development tool Wunderbar, has raised $11 million in funding in a round led by renowned Silicon Valley investor Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, German business magazine WiWo reported this afternoon. Update: this has now been confirmed / announced by the company. Other investors […]