Insurance tech company Shift Technology raises $28 million

French insurance tech SaaS firm Shift Technology has raised $28 million in a Series B round led by Accel and General Catalyst with participation from Elaia Partners and Iris Capital. Shift develops software that automates fraud detection processes using artificial intelligence and recently launched a version of the software for the healthcare sector. According to […]

Event space booking site HeadBox raises €1 million

The UK’s HeadBox, a SaaS-based marketplace for booking events spaces, has raised €1 million from German fund Egora Holding. HeadBox is based in London and lists venues and creative spaces, such as cafes and theatres. It operates a business tier for companies to manage multiple venue bookings and events. The company said its gross merchandise […]

French SaaS HR company Fœderis raises €7 million from Isatis Capital

Fœderis, a SaaS-based talent management solution founded in Lyon, has raised €7 million led by Isatis Capital. The Lyon-based HR software company has been operating for 20 years, first as an on-premise software before switching to SaaS. It has clients in the public and private sector that use the software to manage more than two […]

SaaS startup Coredinate raises €1.9 million to boost product development

German SaaS company Coredinate has raised €1.9 million from High-Tech Gründerfonds, Bayern Kapital, and new investor MWN Equity Investment. Coredinate has developed a smartphone-first SaaS-based employee task management solution with GPS-enabled monitoring and automatic report generating. The new funds will be invested in further product development as well as sales and marketing with a view […]

Finnish adtech firm Smartly.io raises $20 million from Highland Europe

Smartly.io, a Finnish-founded adtech company has raised $20 million led by Highland Europe. Smartly develops SaaS-based automation tools, such as Creative Automation, for carrying out Facebook and Instagram ad campaigns. According to the company, it has been profitable for two years. Its clients include eBay, Zillow, SkyScanner, and Deliveroo who use the solution to run […]

Consumer research platform Wizer raises $4 million in Series A

Wizer, a SaaS-based consumer research company using AI, has raised $4 million in a Series A round led by State of Mind Ventures with participation from Nielsen Innovate. Wizer has built a consumer research platform for marketers and agencies, which uses AI and machine learning to analyse market data and provide insights. The Israeli-founded company […]

Digital advice startup Smartassistant raises €5 million Series A round

Smartassistant, which provides real time advice to website users, has raised €5 million in a Series A round led by Beringea. Smartassistant is a SaaS-based platform for businesses to create communication tools, or digital advisers, to provide real-time expert advice on products or customer needs. The UK company counts Microsoft, Canon, and T-Mobile among its […]