London-based My 1st Years, a children’s gifts personalization site, has raised £5m in funding from Beringea, with participation from funds managed by Hargreave Hale.
German-Israeli company Fraugster, which uses AI to eliminate payment fraud in online transactions, has raised €4.7 million in funding. The funding came from new investor Earlybird, alongside existing investors Speedinvest, Seedcamp and a large Swiss family office.
London-based Bought By Many, an insurtech startup that uses social media and search data to offer insurance to customers, has closed a £7.5 million Series A round. It was led by Octopus Ventures, with Munich Re/HSB Ventures participating, as well as existing investors.
French company Eulerian Technologies, which specializes in the collection and analysis of data, completed a financing round of €5 million. The funding comes from ISAI Management, through its equity growth fund. ISATIS Capital also participated in the round in the form of bond financing. At the same time, Olivier Mathiot, co-founder and CEO of PriceMinister, and Paul Strachman, ISAI’s Venture Partner in New York, joined the board. | Twitter |
Luxembourg-based Talkwalker has secured €5 million in funding from the Dutch software investor Main Mezzanine Capital.
London-based Perlego has secured a £500,000 seed round for its e-book platform, which is meant to help students with expensive textbook prices. Private angels from the United Kingdom, Belgium and France participated in the round. The company had previously raised an angel investment round in August 2016.
German healthtech app Lifetime once again raises money after its last financing round a year ago, this time for €1 million. The investment comes from Thieme and High-Tech Gründerfonds, with the participation of some business angels.