Swedish startup Willa raises $3 million to help freelancers get paid for their work, on time no less

Swedish-American fintech startup Willa is today announcing that it has raised $3 million from EQT Ventures to help creative professionals and freelancers spend less time worrying about admin and chasing (or even missing) payments. Founded by four entrepreneurs with a background at Spotify and influencer marketing agency Relatable (picture down below, but don’t hold your […]

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Israeli cybersecurity startup Cynet raises $18 million to expand throughout US and into Asia

Israeli cybersecurity scale-up Cynet has raised $18 million in Series B+ funding to further product development and expand internationally, particularly throughout the US and into Asia. The round was led by BlueRed Partners, a Singapore-based venture capital fund that specifically helps Israeli tech companies expand into APAC. Deutsche Telekom (a Cynet customer) and Merlin International […]

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GP Bullhound announces fifth fund at €125 million, sticking with high-growth software one year after Slack exit

London-born investment firm GP Bullhound has announced its fifth fund, €125 million for growth-stage European software companies. The team just closed Fund IV at €113 million last year. The firm’s co-founder Per Roman, who acts as head of asset management and exclusive investment advisor to the new fund, commented, “We are passionate about supporting great […]