These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week
CoachHub, a startup that helps companies make coaching accessible to employees of all career levels, has raised €6 million to fuel its growth and expand its global pool of online coaches. HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, Partech, and Speedinvest x participated in the round. CoachHub coaches cover fields like time management, stress management, and leadership skills. Companies […]
British fintech scale-up flatfair has raised over £9 million in a funding round led by Index Ventures to expand its deposit-free renting platform. The company plans to use the capital to hire a significant number of product engineers, data scientists, and business development specialists who will create and develop new features and services. Before flatfair, […]
Peak Capital launches its fourth fund with €66 million in committed capital and strengthens its team with Jacqueline van den Ende, formerly of HAL Investments and Rocket Internet. The new fund dubbed “A Jump to New Heights” aims to invest in 20 fast-growing European marketplace, platform, and SaaS companies. Alongside the current partners Heleen Dura […]
Advanced Digital Innovation (ADI) has secured a £650,000 investment from NPIF – Mercia Equity Finance, part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund. The funding will allow ADI to build its sales and marketing team and further develop its product, MyPathway. MyPathway, which is already in use by a number of NHS trusts, claims it seamlessly […]
vCita, a cloud-based management solution for small businesses, has officially acquired the email signature startup WiseStamp. The acquisition happened shortly after the Israeli company completed a $15 million funding round led by Forestay Capital. vCita has over 100,000 paying users worldwide that manage their schedule, track invoices, collect payments, and organise client data in one […]
This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler discuss fresh funding for Klarna, the “substantial” extension of FlixMobility’s latest round, a startup that makes money by fishing e-scooters out of Seine, the Molengeek project, and much more. The interview of the week is a conversation with Klarna’s Sebastian Siemiatkowski recorded at last year’s TOA conference in Berlin.