Annie Musgrove

PQShield tech.eu

London’s PQShield raises £5.5 million seed to develop security solutions that match the power of quantum computing

PQShield, a London-based cybersecurity startup that specialises in post-quantum cryptography, has come out of stealth mode with a £5.5 million seed investment from Kindred Capital, Crane Venture Partners, Oxford Sciences Innovation and angel investors including Andre Crawford-Brunt, Deutsche Bank’s former global head of equities. According to the startup, quantum computers “promise an unprecedented problem for […]

Farewill tech.eu

London-based Farewill gets £20 million to modernise UK’s death care industry

London-based startup Farewill has secured £20 million in funding to expand through the UK, with the aim of modernising the country’s death care industry with technology and design. The round was led by Highland Europe, joined by Keen Venture Partners, Rich Pierson of Headspace, Broadhaven Capital Partners and VentureFounders.  Winner of the ‘best social innovation’ […]

Wagestream tech.eu

London’s Wagestream raises £20 million, bringing total to £65 million, to give employees control over payday

London-based Wagestream, a fintech startup that allows workers to access earned income in real time, has secured £20 million in a round led by Northzone, with participation from QED Investors, Latitude Venture Partners and Balderton Capital. This latest investment, which brings the total raised to £65 million, will be used to consolidate the company’s market […]

basemark tech.eu

Helsinki’s Basemark wins €7 million round for graphics software that aids autonomous vehicles

Basemark, a Finnish company specialising in graphics and autonomous driving vehicle software, has raised €7 million in a round led by ETF Partners, investing from its Environmental Technologies Fund. The capital will be used to accelerate Basemark’s growth. The company is known for its product Rocksolid Engine, a real-time graphics and compute software solution that […]