Rocket Internet has announced the closing of its $1 billion fund Rocket Internet Capital Partners [RICP] for investing in early stage and growth startups. This makes it the largest fund of its kind from Europe. Investments will focus on software, e-commerce, fintech, marketplaces, and travel, according to Rocket Internet. The fund has been backed by […]
Berlin-based Movinga, which bills itself as Germany’s first online relocation company (more on that below), has recently raised a funding round from Global Founders Capital - the investment vehicle from the Rocket Internet crew - as reported by German media last week. The investment round brings the total raised by the very early-stage startup to […]
Rocket Internet, the Germany-based but globally active Internet startup factory, reportedly has plans to establish a €1 billion fund headed (solely) by co-founder Oli Samwer to make late-stage investments.