German on-demand photo startup LemonOne raises funding to “make stock pictures redundant”

Berlin-based startup LemonOne has landed a growth funding round led by Acton Capital, with participation from existing investor Redalpine. The startup didn’t disclose the exact amount of money raised. LemonOne has built a photo shoot booking platform that connects clients to more than 6,000 freelance photographers and videographers across Europe. For freelancers, LemonOne takes care […]

Berlin-founded mobile analytics startup Adjust raises $227 million

German startup Adjust that specialises in mobile advertising measurement and analytics has landed a $227 million mega-round led by Eurazeo Growth, Highland Europe, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, and Sofina. The capital injection comes some four years after the company’s previous funding round, which was a modest $17 million. Adjust is a SaaS business that […]

Multimodal transportation app Jelbi goes live in Berlin

Jelbi, a multimodal transportation app powered by Lithuanian startup Trafi, goes live in Berlin today, almost four months after the initial announcement. The pilot version of the app, which is there to become a one-stop shop for all things transportation in Berlin, includes integrations with BVG (public transport), DB (German railways), Nextbike (bike sharing), Emmy […]

Berlin-based urban farming platform Infarm lands $100 million from Atomico

German-founded Urban farming startup Infarm has secured a $100 million funding round described as a mix of equity and debt financing led by Atomico, with participation from existing investors Balderton Capital, Astanor Ventures, Cherry Ventures, and TriplePoint Capital. Infarm has developed a quickly-deployable modular urban vertical farming platform. The company currently operates in Germany, Switzerland, […]

Berlin startup Coworkies heads to London to “Hack Coworking”

Just off of Charlottenstraße and not far from Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin’s Mitte stands a nondescript bar and cafe. From the outside, along a strip of storefronts that includes both a balloon store and the discount grocery Lidl, the cafe is easy to overlook. But once inside, if you go up a few stairs and […]

Tech Open Air is back in Berlin with the exciting CxO-level Open Circle programme

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German travel startup GetYourGuide lands €500 million from SoftBank

In a second major funding deal within one week, the Japanese behemoth SoftBank has just poured $500 million in Berlin-based travel startup GetYourGuide. The deal values the startup at €1.6 billion, according to a report by Deutsche Startups. GetYourGuide has told TechCrunch, however, that the report is “inaccurate” without offering a further explanation. SoftBank hasn’t […]