Istanbul-based Modacruz, an online marketplace for second-hand women’s fashion items, has raised $2 million in a Series B round. The investment was led by Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), with participation from Hummingbird and Nevzat Aydin. This marks the third successful round for Modacruz, which received seed funding from Aslanoba Capital in July 2014.
360imprimir, a Lisbon-based B2B marketing startup, has raised €4 million from Omnes Capital and Pathena. The Portuguese startup provides an online marketplace for physical and digital marketing goods and services. The new funds will be invested in product development, hiring, and international expansion. The startup previously raised €250,000 from Shilling Capital and reached €6 million […]
Italian website Fazland.com, a platform that connects people with professional services, raised €4.5 million. The investment round was led by RedSeed Ventures with participation from Ad4Ventures, the venture capital arm of Mediaset.
Nantes-based AlloVoisins, a marketplace for local services, has raised €2.5 million from Groupe RTL. The investment follows a 1.7 million injection by RTL one year ago.
Newsflare, a UK online video marketplace, has raised £2.4 million from Edge Investments.
As part of the deal, Polku will enter into a strategic partnership with Smartum, another company in The Orange Company’s portfolio that offers employers a platform to manage benefit programs. The partnership will allow Polku to serve Smartum’s nearly one million strong employee network and more than 10,000 partners.
Danish apartment manager Novasol has agreed to take over the former Rocket Internet start-up Wimdu for an undisclosed amount. Novasol is one of the largest European property managers with 44,000 units and is part of the publicly-traded US travel company Wyndham Worldwide, which also owns the brands Ramada and Tryp.