Banking technology company Thought Machine has secured an additional $42 million in funding for the series B round of funding it announced last March, which is due to close at a total of $125 million in early August. Eurazeo Growth is leading the extension, with British Patient Capital and Thought Machine customer SEB also coming […]
One Peak Partners, a London, UK-based tech investment firm, is announcing today that it has closed its second growth fund at its hard cap of €443 million, taking the firm’s assets under management to approximately €700 million in total. One Peak was founded by Humbert de Liedekerke and David Klein in 2014, and is primarily […]
This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech, including six new funds for VCs, solarisBank raising €60 million and Transferwise looking to deal in investments. Later in the show, you’ll hear an interview with Raph Crouan, partner of business development at VC firm C4 Ventures.
Cazoo, the used-car sales platform, has reached ‘unicorn’ status after raising a little over $31 million (£25 million) at a $1 billion+ valuation to spur growth. Cazoo closed a £100 million round earlier this year, and this round brings its total raised to £200 million in a short time. In fact, the company was founded […]
German mobile wallet startup Stocard has announced a new mobile payment feature as well as its official launch in the UK, where the loyalty app already has 3 million users. The app allows consumers to keep all their loyalty cards in one place, and even reminds them to use the cards when they’re physically near […]
This week, let’s take a look at the role that European startups may play in the food delivery industry in the US. Later in the show, you’ll hear an interview with Antti-Jussi Suominen, CEO at the Finnish fintech startup Holvi.
UK startup Poplar, which provides a platform meant to significantly lower the bar for the production of 3D and AR campaigns, has secured $2.1 million in seed funding to boost growth. The round was led by Fuel Ventures, and joined by Haatch Ventures, Ascension Ventures and Super Ventures. The fledgling company was founded, and incubated […]