Annie Musgrove


Tallinn-based Cachet collects over €1 million to cut insurance rates for gig workers and expand in Europe

Estonian insurtech startup Cachet, which has thus far offered financial services to gig workers on ride-hailing platforms, secured €1.1 million in seed funding to expand to other sectors of the sharing economy and into new markets. Led by, the round included previous investors like Techstars, Barclays and Lemonade Stand, plus some angel investors. Cachet’s […]


London’s uMotif secures £5 million to decentralise clinical trials and get therapies to patients faster

London-based uMotif, a software that captures patient data for clinical studies, has raised £5 million in a Series A round led by existing investor AlbionVC, with participation from Norwegian firm DNV GL and angel investors. By creating a more engaging experience for study participants, uMotif aims to capture larger volumes of higher quality data. Pharmaceutical […]


Dutch edtech company Squla acquires Scoyo to expand into German market

Dutch edtech company Squla has acquired Scoyo, an online learning platform for primary and secondary school students in the German market. Based in Amsterdam, Squla has expanded through the Netherlands into Belgium and Poland, reaching about 50,000 classrooms and 1.4 million users. The company sees 7 million potential users in Germany, hence the acquisition of […]


German credit marketplace auxmoney raises €150 million

Auxmoney, a German credit marketplace that claims to be the largest in continental Europe, has raised €150 million in growth capital in a round led by Centerbridge Partners, a private equity firm with a history of taking majority stakes. As part of the deal, the lead investor is buying shares from other existing investors, though […]


Swedish startup CarbonCloud gets €1 million to work with food brands on their carbon footprints

CarbonCloud, a Swedish startup that helps brands calculate their carbon footprints, has raised a €1 million seed round led by Helsinki-based and German firm TS Ventures. The fresh funding will help the company expand, onboard new customers, and hire talent across sales, marketing and product development. The Gothenburg-based startup helps companies within the food […]