Today in European Tech: VC Kindred closes £81 million fund, TrueLayer raises $25 million, and other deals/stories that caught our eyes

Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – Free to Play: French service provider Free/Iliad Telecom has launched a public offer for Polish mobile operator Play, potentially enabling it to launch in a third major European market after France and Italy. The French group, controlled by Xavier Niel, is paying €2.2 billion […]

Today in European Tech: Infarm raises $170M, Delivery Hero buys Glovo’s Latin American ops, and other deals/stories that caught our eyes

Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – Technically news from late yesterday, but Delivery Hero has acquired fellow delivery service Glovo‘s Latin American operations for about $272 million. – Growing investor base: Berlin-based urban farming startup Infarm has raised $170 million from investors that it will plough into expanding its network […]

Today in European Tech: Klarna scores $650 million, Israeli VC Hetz closes $77 million fund and other deals and stories that caught our eyes

Hello! ere is what happened today in European tech: Deals – Klarna, the Swedish global payments and shopping service, has raised $650 million in an equity funding round at a post-money valuation of $10.65 billion, ranking it as the highest-valued private fintech company in Europe and now the 4th highest worldwide. – Clever: UK-based Smart […]