It’s a Tech.eu podcast entertainment special this week as we discuss the Angry Birds movie, before looking at the value of attending events in Europe, and more!
Happy Friday! This week, Tech.eu tracked 18 technology M&A transactions and 56 funding deals (totalling €282 million) in Europe, Turkey and Israel. Like every week, we listed every single one of them in our free weekly newsletter, along with interesting news regarding fledgling European startups, tech investors old and new, a number of good reads […]
European fashion tech startups have raised €440 million this year to date, more than in all of 2015
Venture capital firm e.ventures is launching a new fund worth $150 million for early stage European startups and has appointed Bernardo Hernández as a general partner. This latest fund brings the total value of the firm’s assets to $1 billion. Some of e.ventures most high profile investments include Sonos and Groupon. Most recently, one of […]
Shift Technology, a Paris-based SaaS startup for detecting insurance fraud, has raised $10 million in a Series A funding round led by Accel along with Elaia Partnersand Iris Capital. According to the startup, much of today’s insurance fraud detection is done manually and as a result only around 15% of fraud cases are ever detected. […]
Startup Sesame, a young program that helps startups build out their networks across European borders, today announced the six companies that will join the second edition of its ‘event accelerator’ (listed below). The organisation has also partnered with global investment firm Atomico, who in a recent report estimated that approximately 630.000 people have attended one […]
Belgian SaaS startup Intuo has raised €850,000 to further develop its 360-degree talent management software. The funding comes from PMV and a number of angel investors from the HR, retail, and petrochemical sectors. “We’ll use the money on two main components. One is the technology but on the other hand the expansion of the organisation […]