French developer tool startup Zenaton raises €2 million

Zenaton, a French startup founded in September 2017, has raised €2 million in a funding round led by Accel and Point Nine Capital for a toolkit that helps developers build workflows. The other participants in the round were the Slack Fund, Kima Ventures, and business angels including Julien Lemoine, CTO and co-founder of Algolia, and […]

UK-based enterprise email analysis startup Tessian raises $13 million

The UK-based startup Tessian, formerly known as Checkrecipient, has raised $13 million in a funding round led by Balderton Capital and Accel, with participation from Amadeus Capital Partners, Crane, LocalGlobe, Winton Ventures, and Walking Ventures. The company intends to use the capital injection to expand its product offering and grow the sales and marketing teams. […]

AR startup Blue Vision Labs lands $14.5 million led by GV

UK augmented reality company Blue Vision Labs has raised $14.5 million led by from GV, formerly known as Google Ventures. Accel, Horizons Ventures, and SV Angel also participated in the investment in the company, which has announced that it is officially coming out of stealth. It is developing an SDK for sharing AR experiences across […]

Romanian-founded automation firm UiPath raises $153 million

UiPath, an automation software company originally founded in Bucharest, has raised $153 million in a Series B round led by Accel with participation from CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Earlybird, Credo Ventures, and Seedcamp. The company, which is now headquartered in New York, develops enterprise robotic process automation (RPA) software for automating business processes […]

Fintech startup Anyfin raises €4.8 million for loan refinancing app

Swedish fintech startup Anyfin has raised €4.8 million led by Accel and Northzone with Global Founders Capital and angel investors participating in the Series A round. Launched late last year, Anyfin is a mobile app for consumers refinancing loans. The app uses AI to allow users to take a picture of their loan statement with […]

Germany’s Instana raises $20 million for its application monitoring solution

Application monitoring solution Instana, based in Germany, has secured $20 million in a Series B round led by Accel with participation from Target Partners. Instana develops a monitoring solution that applies automation and artificial intelligence to the APM (application performance management) process. It has clients in financial services, automotive, healthcare, and retail, including Audi,, […]