Israeli VAT recovery company VATBox has raised $20 million. The investment was led by Target Global Fund, with participation from existing investors Viola Private Equity and other private investors. The company plans to use the new funding to expand internationally.
UK-based Blue Bay Travel, an online travel agent , has received a £6.5 million investment from the private equity firm LDC. Blue Bay Travel specialises in holidays to the Caribbean, Mexico and Indian Ocean and provides holidays to more than 16,500 passengers per year, and saw a 31% increase in bookings in 2016.
Famoco, spécialiste du sans-contact, vient de lever 11 millions d’euros. La startup, qui prévoit plus de 50 recrutements en 2017, prépare l’ouverture de nouveaux bureaux en Europe, Moyen-Orient, Afrique, USA et Asie. Créé en 2010 par Nicolas Berbigier et Lionel Baraban et labellisé depuis Pass French Tech, Famoco se présente comme le spécialiste français dans le développement de services NFC. Celui-ci développe […]https://www.maddyness.com/finance/2017/02/20/nfc-famoco-leve-11-millions-euros/ est un article de http://www.maddyness.com
Scottish adtech company TVSquared has raised an additional $6.5 million, following a $3 million round in August. The investment came from West Coast Capital, with matched funding from the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB), Scottish Enterprise’s investment arm, in addition to existing investors.
UK-based Upstream, a leading mobile commerce platform, announced that it has raised €25 million in growth financing by the European Investment Bank. The financing has been granted with the support of the EU budget guarantee under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI).
Israeli Intuition Robotics, which develops social companion technologies, has raised $6 million. The funding comes from iRobot Ventures and the equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd. Intuition Robotics will open its U.S. Headquarters in Silicon Valley this year.
London-based, peer-to-peer knowledge platform SmartUp has announced the closing of a $5.5 million Series A round. The investment was led by Notion Capital and Hong Leong Group.