Swedish investment firm Verdane Capital has closed its new fund at 3 billion SEK (€295 million) to back high-growth Nordic startups. The fund, Verdane Edda, will back startups with up to €50 million per company – usually for a majority stake – that has exhibited potential for significant growth in the software and consumer internet […]
The UK’s Paddle, a platform for software sales, has raised $12.5 million led by Notion Capital with participation from BGF Ventures, Kindred Capital, and Ukrainian software company MacPaw. Paddle is a platform for aggregating and managing the various stages of software sales such as trials and licenses, payments and taxes, and usage and crash analysis. […]
Norwegian service management software vendor Evatic has acquired Swedish competitor WinServ Software for an undisclosed amount. “[We] believe that the two organisations will be much stronger together when it comes to developing the service management software solutions for the future,” said Pål M. Rødseth, CEO of Evatic. The combined company will have more than 800 […]
GeoQuant, a data and political science startup based in Israel and New York City, has raised $4 million in seed funding. The investment comes from the Tel-Aviv-based VC firm Aleph, and XL Innovate, based in Silicon Valley. As part of the deal Michael Eisenberg from Aleph VC and Martha Notaras from XL Innovate will join GeoQuant’s board.
French company Travelaer designs and builds solutions for the travel industry to improve customer experience. It has just raised a €4.3 million round led by Entrepreneur Venture, with participation from Pléiade Venture, and including previous investors Calypso Capital and Alderville.
Oodrive, a French software company, has raised €65 million in a new funding round from Tikehau Capital, MI3, and NextStage. Oodrive, based in Paris, provides secure data management services. The new funds will be used to accelerate its growth in its native and European markets as well as further push its international growth. The round […]
The German startup Bexio, a provider of cloud-based software for SMEs, has raised €7 million. The funding comes from Swisscom Ventures and existing investors Redalpine Venture Partners AG and Armada Investment AG.