Annie Musgrove

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Speys and Shipitwise join forces to lead digitalisation of the logistics market

Speys, a Finland-based Digital Party Logistics (DPL) operator focusing on automation of logistics, and the Estonian startup Shipitwise have announced the planned merger of their business operations. Joined together, the Finnish and Estonian companies will provide digital logistic solutions that enable manufacturers and retailers to outsource some operations to virtual teams and automated tools. Speys […]

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Nu Quantum builds toward cybersecurity with £650,000 pre-seed round

Nu Quantum, the Cambridge-based quantum photonics company, raised a £650,000 pre-seed investment round led by Amadeus Capital Partners, with support from IQ Capital, Ahren Capital, Cambridge Enterprise and Martlet Capital, the investment arm of Marshall of Cambridge Group. Nu Quantum is one of the few quantum companies trying to apply the technology in “free space” […]

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Lemon Way banks €25 million to grow payment platform across Europe

Lemon Way, a Paris-based payment processor for marketplaces and crowdfunding platforms, has raised €25 million from Toscafund Asset Management. Bootstrapped for twelve years, this is the company’s second investment round to strengthen and expand its presence across Europe. Lemon Way offers payment processing, wallet management, and third-party payments. The platform serves 1,400 marketplaces and partners […]


Aqemia raises €1 million pre-seed round to disrupt drug discovery market

Aqemia, a Parisian deep tech startup, has raised €1 million pre-seed round from Elaia to develop its molecule matching technology. The company aims to transform pharmaceutical research and disrupt the $60 billion drug discovery market. Aqemia’s core software, developed from academic research at École normale supérieure (PSL), can predict the effectiveness of a pharmaceutical drug. […]


Berlin’s CrossLend raises €35 million for digital debt marketplace

German fintech CrossLend has announced a €35 million Series B round led by Santander InnoVentures with support from existing investors Earlybird, ABN Amro Ventures, and Lakestar. The investment will accelerate the company in its mission to make the world’s capital markets more efficient. Founded in 2014, the Berlin-based startup provides a digital debt marketplace for […]


Threedium’s lightweight 3D platform earns €1 million in seed funding

Threedium, a London-based startup developing a 3D visualisation platform, has raised €1 million in seed funding. The round was led by High-Tech Gründerfonds, with support from Kinisis Investment, Sandhutch, and George Zarifis. The startup has developed a 3D product configuration and visualisation platform that can be easily adopted by organisations of any size and budget. […]