London-founded food and drinks discovery app nez has landed a £2 million funding round from several investors including Martin Robinson, chairman of Burger King UK. nez is an app that aggregates “hyperlocal, real-time offers in London,” namely is in Soho, Bank, Covent Garden, Holborn, Farringdon, Liverpool St, Old Street, St Paul’s and Chancery Lane. “I […]
Nodes & Links, a startup based in London with a software laboratory on Cyprus, has landed £1.4 million in a funding round led by ADV, with participation from Seedcamp and Entrepreneur First. The startup claims to be applying the complexity science to project management in order to help organisations control complex projects, which account for […]
42CAP, a Munich-based VC firm, has closed its second €50 million seed fund. The investors in the fund include the European Investment Fund (EIF), the German Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW Capital), Isomer Capital, as well as other private investors and business angels. Closing of the new fund will allow the firm to “lead seed investments […]
Utrecht-based data insight startup ValueBlue has landed €2 million in funding from Newion. The company plans to use the cash to strengthen its presence in the Benelux and North America. ValueBlue’s main product is BlueDolphin, a SaaS collaboration platform that can help “map the digital landscape and business processes of organizations,” it said in a […]
The UK-based Dawn, a VC firm that’s focusing on B2B software and fintech, has closed its new Opportunities Fund at $125 million. From this fund, Dawn plans to invest in Series C and later rounds of its portfolio startups and other European companies. The firm said that this fund “is backed by institutional and family […]
This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler talked about the lots of money going into battery production, the current state of urban farming in Europe, the future of the EU’s tech and competition policy, smart enough city, and much more. We’ve also prepared a pre-recorded interview with Matthew Williams, founder of The Faraday Grid.
Raylo, a UK-founded startup that offers a subscription for iPhones, has officially launched and picked up £1.6 million in funding from Techstart Ventures and angel investors. The idea behind Raylo is to apply the subscription model to smartphones: for a monthly fee of £43.99, the customers can get the latest model of the iPhone and […]