German startup Adjust that specialises in mobile advertising measurement and analytics has landed a $227 million mega-round led by Eurazeo Growth, Highland Europe, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, and Sofina. The capital injection comes some four years after the company’s previous funding round, which was a modest $17 million. Adjust is a SaaS business that […]
Swedish-founded game developer Stillfront has purchased Canada-based KIXEYE in an all-cash deal worth $90 million. Stillfront may pay up to $30 million on top of this based on the results of the financial year 2019. KIXEYE is mostly known as a developer of free-to-play mobile massively multiplayer online strategy games, like War Commander, Vega Conflict, […]
Leuven-headquartered mobile app security startup Guardsquare has secured $29 million in a funding round from Battery Ventures, which purchased a majority stake in the company, De Tijd reports. This is Guardsquare’s first round of institutional financing since the startup’s launch in 2014. Guardsquare’s security products — DexGuard for Android apps and iXGuard for iOS — are […]
Dutch ticketing startup Tiqets has landed a $23 million in a Series B funding round led by HPE Growth Capital with participation from existing shareholders. The fresh funding brings the total amount raised by the company to $44 million. Founded in 2015, Tiqets has developed a mobile-first booking platform that connects customers with over 2,000 […]
Germany-founded mobile loyalty wallet startup Stocard has announced raising $20 million in a round led by Macquarie Capital, with follow-on funding from original investors Shortcut, Alstin, Rocketship, High-Tech Gründerfonds, and Engelhorn. The company says it will use the capital injection to hire 40 new employees and expand geographically by opening an office in Paris today […]
French startup Happydemics has raised 2 million. The funding comes from Starquest, the Finance Innovation Technology Fund, and several business angels including Frédéric Mazzella, Frédéric Basseto, Alexandre Ichai, Sébastien Duclos and Julien Godin from Playtwo, Olivier Mazeron, and Ruben Nataf.
Swedish insurtech company BIMA, which brings mobile microinsurance to underserved families in emerging markets, has raised $16.8 million. The round was led by Axiata Digital, the digital services arm of Axiata Group, one of Asia’s largest telecommunications groups. Also participating in the round were existing investors Kinnevik, Milicom (Tigo), LeapFrog Investments and Digicel. The company has raised $75 million to date.