Prodigy Finance, a UK fintech company that provides loans to students, has raised $240 million in debt and equity funding. The round of funding is made up of $200 million in debt led by an unnamed global investment bank and a Series C round of $40 million in equity led by Index Ventures with participation […]
Digital health startup KRY has raised €20 million in its Series A round led by Accel. Previous investors Index Ventures, Creandum, and Project A also participated. The Swedish company provides video-based doctor consultations for patients via an app. It will invest the money into reaching new markets; it’s currently available in Sweden, Norway, and Spain. […]
Recruitment software company Beamery has raised $5 million in fresh funding from Index Ventures. Other participants in the round include Edenred Capital Partners, GP Ventures, and LocalGlobe. London-based Beamery’s software is used by companies to screen and acquire the best job candidates by combining CRM features and AI, which treats “candidates like valued customers”. The […]
French adtech startup Databerries, a mobile advertising platform for offline retailers, has announced a $16 million Series A round, led by Index Ventures. Existing investors also took part in the latest round following a Seed round in December 2015, including ISAI and Mosaic Ventures, and angels such as Pascal Gauthier and Greg Coleman.
Belgian-founded data governance software company Collibra has announced a new funding round of $50 million. ICONIQ Capital led the round with participation from new and previous investors in Battery Ventures, Dawn Capital, Index Ventures, and Newion Investments. The company, now based in New York, has raised a total of $75 million to date and will […]
Lending platform Funding Circle has raised $100 million (£82 million) in a fresh funding round led by Accel along with several other investors. Investors in the round include Baillie Gifford, DST Global, Index Ventures, Ribbit Capital, Rocket Internet, Sands Capital Ventures, Temasek, and Union Square Ventures – all previous investors. Funding Circle, based in London, […]
Lookback, a UX research platform, has raised $6 million in a round led by Spectrum 28 with participation from Index Ventures and Lakestar. The company’s customers include Facebook, Netflix, and Dropbox. Its UX research platform allows companies to test products by allowing users to get in involved in the research and provide insight into how […]