Dutch file-sharing company WeTransfer acquires FiftyThree, the maker of the popular Paper and Paste applications

The Netherlands-based WeTransfer has acquired the team, patent/IP and trademark portfolio, and all assets for the popular ‘Paper’ and ‘Paste’ apps from New York and Seattle-based FiftyThree for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 2009, WeTransfer boasts 42 million monthly users, who are able to send and share large files of all types around the world […]

Hotel booking tool HotelChamp raises further €2.25 million in seed funding

Amsterdam-based HotelChamp, a marketing and sales service for hotels, has raised €2.25 million in further funding, bringing its total seed funding to €4 million. The investment was led by angel investors including WeTransfer founder Nalden (born Ronald Hans) and Phillippe de Knijff and Jolanda Degen of WorldTicketCenter. The startup previously raised €1.75 million in August […]