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Helsinki-based HappySignals raises €4.7 million for platform that helps employees adopt new tech

Helsinki-based HappySignals, an employee engagement platform designed to guide teams through digital transformation, has raised €4.7 million in Series A round led by Nauta Capital, with participation from Vendep Capital. The company, which has raised €6.2 million to date, will scale operations in Europe and the US with hopes of helping enterprise leaders build “happy, […]

Dutch e-bike firm VanMoof raises $40 million as demand grows

Only a few months after securing a €12.5 million funding round, Dutch e-bike company VanMoof has raised another $40 million in Series B funding to cope with growth. The fresh cash comes from Norwest Venture Partners, Felix Capital and Balderton Capital. VanMoof says it has seen 10x revenue growth in the past 24 months, hitting […]

Digital freight forwarder sennder acquires Uber’s European freight business in an all-stock deal

Sennder, a digital freight forwarder, has acquired Uber’s European freight business in an all-stock transaction, thus making Uber a minority shareholder in the Berlin-based startup. Notably, the agreement includes a shipper referral program in which sennder will refer shippers seeking freight brokerage or similar services in North America to Uber Freight, and vice versa. Uber […]

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Oslo edtech unicorn Kahoot! acquires Actimo to expand into corporate learning

Norwegian edtech unicorn Kahoot! has acquired Actimo, the Danish startup behind an employee engagement platform. To be exact, the Oslo-based company is buying 100 percent of the shares in Actimo for a total consideration reflecting an enterprise value of $26-33 million on a cash and debt-free basis. The transaction will be settled in a combination […]