London-based carbon offset ratings provider Sylvera raises $7.8 million, seeks to bring new levels of transparency to the market

London’s carbon offset ratings provider Sylvera has raised $5.8 million in a seed funding round led by Index Ventures and saw participation from all existing investors including Seedcamp, Speedinvest and Revent. Angel Investors include, “existing and former CEOs of NYSE, Thomson Reuters, Citibank and IHS Markit”. The additional $2 million arrives via a research contract […]

London-based fashion platform Lyst scoops up $85 million, snags Spotify’s Director of Product, lysting imminent?

London-based global fashion shopping platform Lyst has raised $85 million in a round that saw participation from a number of existing investors including Draper Esprit. The round welcomed new players Fidelity International, Novator Capital, Giano Capital, and former Apple executive Pascal Cagni’s C4 Ventures. Founded in 2010 by Chris Morton, Lyst provided over 150 million […]

London-based, (former) McLaren engineers designed, streaming analytics platform Quix starts its engine with £2.3 million in seed round

London’s real-time streaming analytics platform Quix has raised £2.3 million in a seed funding round led by Project A Ventures that also saw participation from Passion Capital and a number of angel investors including Frank Sagnier, Ian Hogarth, Chris Schagen, and Michael Schrezenmaier. “Data streaming is the next paradigm in data architecture, given end-users accelerating […]

London’s cybersecurity continuous controls monitoring platform Panaseer raises $26.5 million in Series B round, hackers head back to the drawing board.

London and New York-based cybersecurity problem-solving platform Panaseer has raised $26.5 million in a Series B funding round led by AllegisCyber Capital. The round also saw participation from existing investors Evolution Equity Partners, Notion Capital, AlbionVC, Cisco Investments, and Paladin Capital Group, as well as newcomer National Grid Partners. With this raise, Panaseer’s total capital […]