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London-based health tech startup Second Nature raises $10 million to combat obesity and diabetes

London-based Second Nature, the tech-enabled digital health programme designed to combat obesity, has raised $10 million in a funding round led by Beringea. Previously named OurPath, the health tech startup is the first “lifestyle change programme” to be commissioned by the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) for diabetes management. Second Nature’s twelve-week program combines advice […]


Vienna-based startup ready2order raises €5 million to bring all-in-one point-of-sale system to SMEs

Austrian startup ready2order has raised €5 million in seed funding, led by Reimann Investors and Speedinvest, to develop its integrated POS technology for European businesses. Designed for SMEs for in hospitality, small retail, and service industries, ready2order’s system actually covers operations beyond point-of-sale, from customer and inventory management to mobile payments and advanced analytics. “Point […]

London’s Concirrus raises $20 million to expand insurtech platform for auto and marine industries

Concirrus, a London-based insurtech startup, has closed a $20 million Series B funding round led by AlbionVC. The company will use the new funding to expand its predictive analytics platform, geared toward the automotive and marine insurance sectors. Quest is the company’s behavioural-based underwriting platform, which delivers portfolio management and predictive analytics to a variety […]

Belgian startup gets €500,000 plus government grants to develop a workforce knowledge base

Belgian startup has raised €500,000 to develop a go-to market strategy for its workforce knowledge base. Investors include imec.istart, Skyhaus, and Roel Naessens. The company also received innovation grants from VLAIO, a governmental agency for entrepreneurship. Based on deep learning algorithms, the platform maps the skills of all employees in a company, providing […]