Copenhagen and London-based esports media company BLAST has secured €12.5 million in a financing round led by entrepreneur Johan Gedda, the co-founder of Rocket Software, and Vækstfonden, an investment vehicle with backing from both the Danish government and the European Investment Bank. Prior backers Creandum, Heartcore (formerly known as Sunstone Capital) and Maki also participated […]
Edinburgh-based Continuum Industries, a startup that provides AI tools for engineering professionals, has closed a £1.5 million financing round to make its technology available to infrastructure planning and design teams across the globe. The seed round was co-led by London’s Playfair Capital and Prague-based Credo Ventures with participation from Techstart Ventures, Simon Blakey, Michael Blakey […]
The COVID-19 crisis has changed the lives of billions of people on Earth — including a small subset thereof, that is VCs and entrepreneurs. The change is not always positive or pleasant — but it’s certainly here to stay, and it’s very important to understand how to adjust for it. In a recent podcast episode, we […]
Welcome to a new series of special episodes of Tech.eu Podcast, made in collaboration with The Next Web. Over three shows, we’ll talk to VCs, governmental organisations, and startups about the changes in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in times of crisis and the ways for founders to navigate it. Today, we’ll hear from Alastair Mitchell (EQT), Itxaso del Palacio (Notion), Jacqueline van den Ende (Peak Capital), and Janneke Niessen (CapitalT).
Spanish startup Appentra, a spin-off from the University of A Coruña, has raised €1.8 million in new funding in a round co-led by Armilar Venture Partners and K Fund, and joined by Caixa Capital Risc, Xesgalicia and Unirisco. Appentra’s aim is to radically change software development for multicore computers by helping programmers shift to parallel […]
Madrid-based ANYVERSE, a ‘synthetic data’ startup effectively spun out of 22-year old technology company Next Limit, has announced that it has raised its first round of funding. The financing round, totalling €3 million, was led by a duo of Spanish deep tech investment firms, Bullnet Capital and Inveready. The fresh cash will allow ANYVERSE to […]
In a sign of Covid-19 times, Irish gym management software startup Glofox has picked up another $10 million in funding to boost the launch of a new platform that allows fitness businesses and health clubs to handle live streaming sessions and on-demand content. The financing round, which brings total funding for Glofox to $23 million, […]