German Anydesk raises €6.5 million Series A for its remote desktop app

Stuttgart, Germany-based AnyDesk, a startup that offers a remote desktop for workers, has raised €6.5 million in a Series A round. The round was led by EQT Ventures, with participation from angel investors Chris Hitchen and Andreas Burike. “The remote desktop experience people are used to can be frustrating - it was designed and optimised […]

Denmark’s Tame, a new SaaS tool for event planning, has raised €550,000

Denmark’s Tame, a new SaaS tool to revolutionise event planning, has raised €550,000 from a group of Nordic business angels. Investors in the round include Anders Pollas, Gregers Kronborg, Hampus Jakobsson, Jacob Wandt, and Tommy Andersen. According to Tame, 90% of event planners are still stuck using cumbersome spreadsheets, or an array of project management […]

UK-based Fuse Universal raises $20 million for its mobile workforce learning platform

London-based edtech startup Fuse Universal, which provides mobile learning technology for workplaces, has raised $20 million in growth capital from Eight Roads Ventures. Fuse uses its mobile-based learning platform to drive employee performance, engagement, and retention. Fuse’s platform allows businesses to create, curate and share relevant internal and external content among employees to facilitate learning, […]

Brand protection company Red Points raises an additional $12 million in Series B funding

Barcelona-based IP and brand protection startup Red Points, which prevents companies from falling victim to counterfeiting and digital piracy, has announced an additional $12 million investment in their Series B round. Eight Roads Ventures joined existing investors Mangrove and Northzone in the round. Red Points has been rapidly growing since its initial Series B round […]

Student accommodation platform HousingAnywhere.com raises €6 million

Rotterdam-based proptech startup HousingAnywhere, an accommodation platform for international students, has secured €6 million in a Series B financing round. The investment round is led by the Swedish fund Vostok New Ventures, with participation from existing investors Real Web and henQ. HousingAnywhere has become active in 500 cities globally since 2015, and has more than […]

Cruise booking platform Dreamlines secures €45 million in Series E funding

Cruise booking platform Dreamlines has raised €45 million in Series E funding. The investment was led by Princeville Global, with participation from existing investors including Holtzbrinck Ventures, Target Global, Dimaventures, Hasso Plattner Ventures, TruVenturo and Global Founders. Based in Hamburg, Dreamlines offers the largest portfolio of cruises around the world. The travel tech startup has […]

Italy’s Freeda Media raises $10 million Series A

Italian startup Freeda Media raised a $10 million Series A round led by Alven Capital with participation from U-Start. The round was also supported by several business angels including Khaled Helioui, Stefano Sala, Paloma Castro Martinez, Sebastian Picardo, and Henri Moissinac. Freeda Media produces content aimed at millennial women, primarily distributed on social platforms such […]