Paris-based mobile games publisher Voodoo pwns Tel Aviv’s Bidshake

Parisian mobile games published Voodoo has acquired Tel Aviv-based cross-channel marketing automation platform Bidshake. Bidshake will remain an independent entity and operate independently, while the financials of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2019 and launched in 2020, Bidshake provides a one-stop marketing automation solution for games publishers to acquire users and ultimately monetise. […]

Ratingen-based DKV snaps up Amsterdam’s EV charging platform GreenFlux

German mobility service provider DKV has acquired Amsterdam’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure platform GreenFlux. GreenFlux has raised €11 million over four funding rounds from investors including ICT Group, BOM, Eneco Group, and SET Ventures. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2011 by Hans de Boer and Jurjen de Jong, GreenFlux provides […]

Berlin’s financial app for Gen Z wajve raises €5 million in seed round

Berlin-based financial app for Gen Z wajve has raised €5 million in a seed round led by EQT Ventures with participation from 468 Capital. Angel investors Lucas von Cranach (CEO of OneFootball), Roland Grenke (co-founder of Dubsmash and Acapela Group), and Christian Gaiser (CEO of COSI) are also on board. Wajve is reporting that the […]

London’s Mercaux brings online benefits to brick-and-mortar stores, secures €1.5 million pre-Series B round of debt financing from Flashpoint

London-based SaaS company Mercaux has secured €1.5 million in debt financing from Flashpoint Venture Debt.  Founded in 2013 by Alex Petrov and Olga Kotsur, Mercaux helps physical retail stores from a point of sale into a multi-purpose in-store experience and omnichannel sales platform. Perhaps a better way of saying this is in the words of […]

London’s VenueScanner raises $1.5 million, aims to reunite us all, in style

London-based online venue booking platform VenueScanner has raised $1.5 million in a round led by Rianta Capital and ACF investors. The funding is slated to drive international expansion as well as enhance the technical capabilities of the platform to deliver an end-to-end solution for event planners. Founded long before any pandemic put the brakes on […]