Helsinki-based martech Sellforte raises €4 million

Marketing optimisation platform Sellforte has raised €4 million after tripling growth over the last 12 months. The round was led by Sonae IM with Bonnier Ventures and Icebreaker VC also participating. Sellforte reports that the new funding will be used to hire new talent, scale R&D, and advance international expansion. Founded in 2017, Sellforte is […]

Mobile advertising platform Vungle acquires Helsinki-based GameRefinery

Mobile advertising platform Vungle has recently announced the acquisition of GameRefinery. The primary target of the acquisition being GameRefinery’s Game Intelligence platform, a service which helps point developers to optimal user retention and monetisation through a series of insights. Previous GameRefinery clients include Zynga, King, Rovio, and Ubisoft, and the company has compiled contextual data […]

Stealth Black

Helsinki’s Stealth Black raises €1.1 million for AI that ‘negotiates better than a human being’

Helsinki-based AI startup Stealth Black has raised €1.1 million to continue developing its technology “that negotiates better than a human being.” The funding came from Finnish VC Inventure and Denmark’s byFounders, as well as angel investors Mikko Hyppönen and Ali Omar. Founded this year, the company has trained its AI technology to see routine negotiations, […]