Portugal’s pet tech Barkyn raises €3 million bones in Series A extension, closes at €8 million

Matosinhos, Portugal-based pet products and wellness provider Barkyn has extended its Series A round to close at €8 million. The extension saw an additional €3 million arrive via foodtech investors Five Seasons Ventures, as they join existing investors Indico Capital Partners, All Iron Ventures, Portugal Ventures, and Shilling Capital. The funding is expected to take […]

Portugal-based hrtech Coverflex raises €5 million in pre-seed round to remodel employee compensation

Portugal’s flexible compensation solution Coverflex has raised €5 million in pre-seed funding and seeks to reduce corporate costs and maximise employee’s earning potential. The raise was led by Breega, and saw participation from the 200M Fund and unnamed Portuguese angel investors. The funding is expected to fuel international rollout and recruitment efforts. “The way we […]

Birmingham/Porto-based medtech Adapttech raises £2 million

A fresh round of funding will be used to fuel new technology developments and increase sales at Birmingham/Porto-based biomedical company Adapttech. The £2 million round was supported by existing investors Bionova Capital, and the MEIF Proof of Concept & Early Stage Fund, an arm of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund. The round also saw new […]

Tech.eu Podcast #137: Unbabel and gig economy, documents leak from the Commission, cap table issues, Carly Kind of the Ada Lovelace Institute, and more

This week, Andrii Degeler and Natalie Novick discuss the fresh funding round of Unbabel and the gig economy in general, new tech-related documents leaked from the European Commission, cap table issues in the Nordics and beyond, the mystery of Cachette Capital, and more. The featured interview of the day is a conversation with Carly Kind, director of the Ada Lovelace Institute.

Lisbon proptech startup CASAFARI raises €5 million in round led by Lakestar

CASAFARI, a fledgling Lisbon, Portugal-based proptech company, has raised €5 million in a seed financing round led by Lakestar and joined by real estate investment fund Round Hill Capital to pursue expansion across Europe. Proptech is not unfamiliar territory for Lakestar, which has made over 12 real estate tech investments to date, including Airbnb, Opendoor, […]