5G Techritory Forum returns to Riga to bring collaboration around the future of communications to a new level

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Tech.eu Podcast — #TechChill Interview Special: Kat Borlongan, French Tech Mission; Anna Andersone, Riga Tech Girls; Milda Mitkutė, Vinted

This is the first batch of interviews the team of Tech.eu recorded in at the TechChill conference in Riga, Latvia, last month. It doesn’t mean, however, that we only talked to people from the Baltics about the local ecosystem — far from that, actually. In this episode, we’ve talked to Kat Borlongan from La French Tech,  Anna Andersone of Riga Tech Girls, and Milda Mitkutė from Vinted.

Latvian-founded high-res property photo startup Giraffe360 raises £1 million

Latvian-founded proptech startup Giraffe360 has raised £1 million in a seed funding round led by Change Ventures and moved its headquarters from Riga to London. Giraffe360 has developed a hardware and software solution for property presentation that delivers 360-degree photos in a monstrous 270 megapixel resolutions. The imagery can be used for the creation of […]

Latvian-founded loan marketplace Mintos secures €5 million

Riga-based peer-to-peer lending marketplace startup Mintos has raised a €5 million Series A funding round from the existing investor Grumpy Investments (formerly known Skillion Ventures), a local VC firm. The company plans to use the funding to add personal IBAN accounts and debit cards to its offering in the near future; in order to do […]

Latvian fintech startup Nordigen raises $800,000

Latvian startup Nordigen, which allows banks to make loan decisions based on customers’ banking data, has raised $800,000 from Inventure and Seedcamp, bringing the total amount raised since its inception to $1 million. Nordigen is planning to use the capital injection to hire more people with a focus on sales and business development, as well […]