Israeli VAT recovery startup VATBox raises $20 million

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 online travel agent Blue Bay Travel raises £6.5 million

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.

French NFC startup Famoco raises €11 million and will recruit 50 people in 2017

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 ad analytics firm TVSquared raises $6.5 million

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.