Israel’s Atidot raises $5 million for its insurance data analytics

Israeli data analytics company Atidot has raised $5 million led by Vertex Ventures with The DE Shaw Group, Moneta Seeds, and Bank Hapoalim participating in the Series A round. Atidot develops predictive analytics specifically for the life insurance sector, an industry worth roughly $597 billion in the US. The new influx of cash will be […]

Swarm64 raises $12.5 million Series B round for its data analytics products

Norwegian big data analytics firm Swarm64 has raised $12.5 million in Series B funding led by Intel Capital and Investinor with participation from Alliance Venture and Target Partners. The new funding will be invested in further development of the company’s scalable data accelerator (SDA) for real-time big data analytics. More and more industries are feeling […]

Financial data analytics platform FinScience raises €1 million

Italian data analytics startup FinScience has raised a seed round of €1 million from a number of angel investors whose names have not been disclosed. Milan-based FinScience, founded earlier this year, is a data analytics platform for the financial sector. Using AI algorithms, the platform collects and analyses large amounts of structured and unstructured data […]

UK data analytics company Peak raises £2.5 million

Peak, a data analytics company based in Manchester, has raised £2.5 million in a Series A round led by MMC Ventures. Peak provides data analytics-as-a-service and will invest the new funds in machine learning and AI to accelerate its sales growth. It has also opened a development centre in India to complement its Manchester operations. […]

Agtech startup Prospera raises $15 million to bring data analytics to farms

Israeli agricultural tech startup Prospera has raised a Series B round of $15 million led by Qualcomm Ventures with participation from Cisco Investments, Israeli Cleantech Ventures, and Bessemer Venture Partners. Employing data analytics and AI, Prospera provides tools for farmers to manage and monitor their crop yields. Productivity is not keeping up with crop demand […]

Swiss data insights startup Squirro raises $10 million

Switzerland-based data company Squirro has raised $10 million in a Series B round led by Orange Growth Capital with participation from Salesforce Ventures and previous shareholders. Squirro is a data analytics and insights firm using artificial intelligence, competing against companies like Sinequa and Attivio. The new funds will be used to boost R&D operations at […]