This week, we talk about what’s going on in European tech, including some of the biggest funding rounds of the week, M&A deals, tech policy, and more. Today’s show also features the voices of our listeners who sent us recorded messages this week — do check this out!
London-based Zilch, a buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) startup that doesn’t require integration on the merchant side, has landed $30 million in a Series B funding round from a range of VCs including Gauss Ventures and the co-founder of Money Supermarket Simon Nixon (Seek Ventures). The news comes mere months after Zilch announced its first funding round of […]
Minima, a blockchain startup based in Switzerland and the UK, has raised a $2.5 million funding round led by Blockchange Ventures. The company says that the fresh cash will be used to finish development of its protocol, which allows running blockchain nodes on Android smartphones and IoT devices. The premise of Minima is to bring […]
To wrap up the topic of Amazon businesses and FBA aggregators — at least for this year, — this time we talked to Malte Horeyseck, co-founder at SellerX, which has recently raised €100 million in seed funding.
Whirli, a London-founded subscription platform for kids toys, has landed a £4 million seed round led by Octopus Ventures, with participation from MMC Ventures. Launched in 2019, the startup claims to be bringing sustainability to the toys industry. According to the company’s own research, “parents spend around £300 per year on toys for their own […]
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This week, we talk about what’s going on in European tech, including some of the biggest funding rounds of the week, M&A deals, new VC funds, and a bit of policy news. In the second part of the show, hear our founding editor Robin Wauters discuss the findings of the recent State of European Tech report by Atomico.