Cogito Capital completes first closing of its fund at €55 million, backs London-based MarketInvoice

Warsaw-based Cogito Capital has reached the first closing of its Cogito Fund I with €55 million in commitments. The fund is focused on late- and growth-stage enterprise software, fintech, insurtech, and mobility companies operating mainly in Central Europe.  Cogito Capital was founded in 2018 by Sylwester Janik and Martin Jasinski, venture capital and corporate executives […]

Israeli startup vCita secures $15 million in funding to go global with its customer management platform for SMEs

vCita, a cloud-based management solution for small businesses, has just closed a $15 million growth funding round led by Forestay Capital, part of Waypoint Capital. The newly raised capital will be used to support the startup’s growth in the global market, form additional strategic partnerships and accelerate product development.  The company has been co-founded in […]

UK-based fintech startup Atom Bank scores £50 million in a fresh round, bringing its total funding to £450 million

Atom bank, the UK’s challenger bank built exclusively for mobile, has raised £50 million in a fundraising round with participation from BBVA, Toscafund, Woodford Patient Capital Trust and funds advised by Perscitus LLP. Today’s round takes the fintech startup’s total funding to £450 million and will be used to accelerate further growth and to continue […]

Dutch startup Dashmote gets €2.5 million in funding from American and Chinese investors to analyse the web with AI

Dashmote, the AI Insight platform has secured $2.8 million in funding from SP Investment Associates (SPIA), Three Curve Capital (TCC), and Gaomei Yunjing Investments. The funding will be used to introduce the startup’s data and image analytics solutions to larger venues and enterprises and accelerate Dashmote’s global growth. With its SaaS solution, Dashmote is already […]

Pitch + Plant highlights latest innovations and opportunity in European foodtech

On July 13th, London’s LUSH Studio hosted a tasty gathering of some of Britain’s most innovative food pioneers for the inaugural Pitch + Plant startup competition. Created by Vevolution, the competition was designed to shine a spotlight on new plant-based innovations in foodtech, a space that continues to experience considerable growth in Europe and beyond.  Growing […]