London, UK-based Railsbank, which operates an open banking and ‘regtech’ platform, has raised $10 million in a Series A funding round led by Moneta Capital and joined by CreditEase, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Singapore Life and prior backers, including Firestartr. With the fresh cash, the fintech startup is establishing an office in Singapore as a gateway […]
UK-based medical technology company Quanta, which develops compact but advanced haemodialysis systems – under the brand ‘SC+’ – for use in the home and in clinics, has secured $48 million in Series C funding. The financing round was led by a Swiss private family office in combination with btov Partners and co-led by Wellington Partners […]
Cognism, an end-to-end sales acceleration platform that is using patented AI technology to streamline prospecting for B2B sales teams has raised $10 million in Series B. The round was led by New York-based PeakSpan Capital. Its recent financing brings the startup’s total funding to over $16.5 million and will be used to expand to new […]
This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler talked about the new, tighter rules regarding facial recognition in Europe, the standoff between France and the UK and the big tech companies, the future of data flows between Europe and the US, and much more. We’ve also prepared interviews with Lubomila Jordanova of PlanA and Tim Schumacher, co-fonder of Eyeo, Sedo, and SaaS.group.
IQ Capital, a venture capital firm focused on deep tech investments, has just announced the launch of its new $125 million Growth Opportunities Fund which will provide later-stage capital to outperforming companies in their existing venture portfolio. Along the launch comes the closing of IQ Capital’s third venture fund at $175 million. Together it brings […]
Oxford-based Optellum, which offers AI software for early lung cancer diagnosis and treatment, has just raised £1 million from Luminous Ventures, as part of a seed follow-on round of £3.25 million. Optellum’s software is said to be the first predictive machine learning solution applied to lung cancer, which is the most common form of cancer. […]
London-based fashion software company Unmade has scored £4.75 million in seed funding in a round led by Octopus Ventures and joined by MMC Ventures, Felix Capital and prior backers. Unmade previously raised $4 million in August 2018. Unmade was founded by Hal Watts, Kirsty Emery and Ben Alun-Jones in 2014 in an effort to completely […]