Roamler, an Amsterdam-based on-demand workforce platform, has raised €20 million from Endeit Capital, SmartFin and Achmea Innovation Fund. Founded nearly ten years ago, the Dutch startup built a network of mobile users who earn money through field marketing in retail stores. For clients such as Unilever, P&G and Red Bull, the tasks range from setting […]
Collective Benefits, a UK insurance tech platform, has raised £3.3 million in seed funding to develop a financial safety net for those working in the gig economy. The round was led by Stride.VC, with support from existing investors Delin Ventures, Insurtech Gateway and several angels. “There are six million self-employed workers in the UK, which […]
This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler talk about the letter sent by European job boards to complain about Google, the takeaway wars and consolidation processes, the hilarious “WeWTF,” the future of gig economy that can be more interesting than you think, and much more. Natalie has also recorded an interview with Daisy Ford-Downes of Zebras Unite for you.
Pay-as-you-go insurance provider Zego has raised £1.2 million in seeding funding led by LocalGlobe. London-based Zego launched last year to provide insurance for riders in the gig economy space that are delivering for companies like Deliveroo and UberEATS on small engine scooters. It will soon be launching its first product for car drivers, underwritten by […]
This London-based social venture is trying to reduce the collateral damage and job losses from business restructuring by making remote hiring fairer.
Tech.eu had an interesting chat with Fiverr co-founder and CEO Micha Kaufman to learn more about how the online marketplace for creative services came to be, and what’s next for the Israeli startup.