UK-based food delivery giant Deliveroo this morning announced that it secured $180 million in growth funding by some of its prior backer, led by Durable Capital and Fidelity. The Series H round, which comes before an expected IPO later this year, will serve for the company to double down on its investments in so-called cloud […]
This week, we talked about what’s going on in European tech, including some of the biggest funding rounds of the week, M&A deals, tech policy, and more. We also discussed extensively the question of European money for startups, and the EIC Fund in particular.
Oqton, a young ‘Industry 4.0’ company started by a duo of former Autodesk executives, has secured more than $40 million in Series A funding in a round led by B2B software investment firm Fortino Capital, PMV and multinational engineering group Sandvik. Based in Belgium and the US, Oqton says the fresh cash will be used […]
Israeli martech startup Humanz has raised $3 million to develop its AI platform that evaluates social media influencers and confirms their, well, influence. The seed funding came from private investors, with NGN Partners and Buffett Group leading the round. The company also received a $1 million grant from the Israeli Chief Scientist. The Tel Aviv […]
Tel Aviv startup Swimm has announced a $5.7 million seed round and the launch of its devops platform that makes it easier for developers to understand someone else’s code. The round was led by Pitango First alongside TAU Ventures, Axon Ventures, Fundfire and a handful of angel investors. The platform is designed to easily document […]
Six months after raising a seed financing, felmo, a Berlin-based pet health brand, announced it has raised a Series A round of “several million euros”. Redalpine led the investment, with previous backers HV Capital and 468 Capital tagging along. Founded in 2019, the German company offers a combination of at-home veterinary and digital services, in […]
Berlin-based Moss, a credit card fintech startup formerly known as Vanta, has raised €21 million, boosting the company’s valuation to €100 million just six months after launch. Peter Thiel’s US-based firm Valar Ventures led the round and was joined by existing backers Cherry Ventures and Global Founders Capital. The product is a combination of software […]