Robin Wauters

Co-founder and editor-in-chief of Tech.eu, with previous stints at The Next Web and TechCrunch under his belt. Deeply in love with his family, technology, traveling and Belgian beer.

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Homeday raises €40 million from Axel Springer and others for its hybrid real estate brokerage service

Berlin startup Homeday, which offers digital brokerage solutions, has secured €40 million in funding from publishing giant Axel Springer and online estate agent Purplebricks. Since it was founded in 2015, Homeday has raised more than €60 million – previous investors include Project A and Paua Ventures, and has brokered real estate valued at around €3 […]

Berlin-based health tech startup Doctorly scores $5.6 million in seed funding

Berlin-based health tech startup Doctorly has raised a $5.6 million seed round to try and get rid of disk-based operating (DOS) healthcare systems. The round was led by Speedinvest and joined by Seedcamp, Target Global, Force Ventures and UNIQA Ventures. Also backing doctorly are Calm/Storm ventures and Plug & Play. Founded in early 2018, Doctorly […]

Norwegian! edtech! unicorn! Kahoot! secures! $28 million! in! new! equity!

Oslo-based edtech company Kahoot! has completed a private placement of 7.5 million shares with a group of US and Europe-based institutional investors, raising about $28 million in new equity. The private placement also included 16.5 million existing shares, thus amounting to $90 million in total, and the company is currently valued at roughly $1.5 billion. […]

Dutch bank spin-off Cobase banks €10 million from two other banks for its multi-banking solution

Amsterdam-based fintech startup Cobase, spun out of the Dutch financial services group ING after participating in its accelerator program, has secured €10 million in Series A funding to boost the development of its multi-banking platform and further expand its network of commercial partners. Cobase offers a single platform for corporate customers to access all their […]