Swedish online vet clinic FirstVet raises $35 million to launch in the US

Stockholm-based Firstvet has closed a $35 million funding round, just a year after raising €18.5 million in a Series B. Mubadala Capital led the round, with participation from Cathay Innovation alongside existing backers, OMERS Ventures and Creandum. The digital veterinary platform will use the capital to launch in the US. The pandemic-driven boom in remote […]

Italian fintech startup Satispay raises €93 million from Tencent, Jack Dorsey’s Square and others

Milan, Italy-based mobile/digital payment platform Satispay has secured €93 million euros in funding in a Series C round co-led by Tencent, Square, Telecom Italia’s TIM Ventures, LGT Lightstone and other investors. Square, the payments company run by Jack Dorsey, has reportedly invested about €15 million in the round. After the investment round, the post-money valuation […]

Proptech startup Plentific buys UK-based X Tag to bolster its housing compliance tech

European property management technology platform provider Plentific has acquired housing compliance technology company X Tag. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. X Tag offers tech solutions that empower housing providers to move away from reactive compliance processes – for things like gas safety and electric and fire door compliance – to proactive, data-driven […]