Drover scores £20.5 million for its ‘car-as-a-service’ platform

Drover, a London-based startup that bills itself as the European leader in car subscriptions, has raised £20.5 million in funding by a host of investors. The financing round was led by Target Global, RTP Global and Autotech Ventures, joined by other new investors Channel 4 Ventures and Rider Global, as well as prior backers like […]

Layer tech.eu

Berlin startup Layer raises €5 million seed round, led by Index Ventures, to make spreadsheets more collaborative

Layer, a Berlin-based startup building a productivity platform for spreadsheets, has raised €5 million in a seed funding round led by Index Ventures with participation from pre-seed backer btov Partners. The tool, which adds collaboration and workflow features on top of MS Excel and Google Sheets, is actually still in private beta and expected to […]

Ravelin tech.eu

London-based Ravelin raises £16.4 million for enterprise-scale fraud detection services

Ravelin, a London-based fraud detection company, has raised £16.4 million ($20 million) in Series C funding to expand into other industries and international markets. Draper Esprit, BlackFin Tech, Amadeus Capital Partners, and Passion Capital joined the round. The UK startup uses machine learning and graph network technologies to help online businesses detect fraudulent transactions and […]

Vivense tech.eu

Turkish furniture marketplace Vivense raises $130 million, will expand to UK

Vivense, a Turkish online marketplace for furniture, has secured a $130 million investment from Turkish private equity fund Actera Group, Webrazzi reports. The funding will fuel the company’s continued growth in Turkey and ignite its global expansion plans, starting from the UK this year.  Based in Istanbul, the company complements its online sales channels with […]

Pricefx tech.eu

Germany’s Pricefx raises $65 million Series C to continue global expansion

German pricing software Pricefx has secured $65 million in Series C funding to continue the company’s global expansion. The round was led by Apax Digital, the growth equity arm of Apax Partners, with participation from Munich’s Digital+ Partners. In a press release, the company says it’s experienced the same surge of interest that many other […]

Userlane tech.eu

German startup Userlane gets €10 million to expand throughout Europe and into US

Userlane, a Munich-based startup that helps enterprises adopt and implement the numerous software solutions available, has raised a €10 million to fuel international growth within Europe and into the US. The Series B round was led by Five Elms Capital, with participation from Series A investors Capnamic, High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), and main incubator, the early-stage […]