Madrid, Spain-based venture capital firm Kibo Ventures has announced the first closing of its second fund, with commitments up to €71 million. The firm says its ‘Fund II’ is still open to new investors, up to a maximum capacity of €100 million. Kibo’s new fund will operate under a new management company, Kibo Ventures Partners, […]
At the recent The Europas conference in London, we caught up with Fergal Mullen, one of the founders of late-stage technology investment firm Highland Europe.
It took global investment firm Marlin Equity Partners quite a few years to establish an office in Europe, which it finally did when it set up shop in London more than three years ago (even though it had been investing in European business since 2006). Fast forward to yesterday, when the investment company announced the […]
Global investment firm Partech Ventures has completed the final closing of its first growth fund, dubbed Partech Growth, with a total of €400 million. That’s double the first close - Partech initially secured funds totalling €200 million back in January 2015. Partech Growth intends to invest between €10 million and €50 million in tech scale-ups […]
Runa Capital, the Russian venture capital firm with global investment ambitions, has raised $135 million for its second fund.
VC firm Accel’s London office (which is the global investment company’s base for all investments in Europe and Israel) has secured $500 million for its fifth fund.
UK-based Mondo, which bills itself as a mobile-first bank, is looking to raise £6 million by inviting customers to invest in the bank via crowdfunding platform Crowdcube along with VCs. The startup has secured £5 million from Passion Capital and is hoping to raise the remaining million from customers. Update: according to Business Insider, Mondo […]