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10 Leading Startups From Norway

Norway’s tech scene may not be quite as impressive as some of the other Nordic countries, but that is changing fast. The country has a strong tech heritage and a growing list of high-profile exits to its name from the likes of Playfish (bought by EA),...

Read More23 Sep 16
Depop Announces USD8.25m For Shopping App

Depop, a UK-based mobile, social shopping app, has announced USD8.25m in funding from Balderton Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Creandum, Red Circle Investments and Lumar. Depop will use the capital to further expand in the US market and grow its...

Read More20 Sep 16
Futureplay Games Scores USD2.5m For Mobile Gaming

Futureplay Games, a Finland-based mobile gaming company, has scored USD2.5m in funding from London Venture Partners, Sunstone, DN Capital, and Creandum. Futureplay Games intends to use the funds to grow the team and make new games. 

Read More30 Aug 16
KRY Receives USD6.86m For Video-Based Healthcare

KRY, a Sweden-based video-based healthcare provider, has received USD6.86m in seed funding led by Index Ventures and Creandum with participation from Project A Ventures. KRY will use the funds for international expansion. 

Read More18 Aug 16
10 Startups Ensuring Sweden’s Status As A Tech Powerhouse

Sweden’s tech scene is one of the most exciting on the planet right now. As if giving us The Bridge, Stieg Larsson and flat-pack futons wasn’t enough, trailblazing tech companies from Ericsson to Spotify and Skype have rocketed out of this tiny...

Read More05 Aug 16
Cornershop Receives USD6.7m For Fast Grocery Delivery

Mexico City delivery startup Cornershop has received USD6.7m funding round in order to expand its services around its two Latin American centres. The round was led by Jackson Square Ventures (JSV) and ALLVP, with participation from Endeavor Catalyst,...

Read More19 Apr 16
Planday Nabs USD14m For Shift Planning Solution

Planday, a Danish startup that offers a cloud-based shift planning solution, has nabbed USD14m in Series B funding led by Idinvest, with participation from Creandum, SEB Private Equity, and angel investor. 

Read More30 Mar 16
Distribusion Lands USD8.7m For Travel Tech

Berlin-based travel tech startup Distribusion has landed around USD8.7m n a series A funding round from Northzone, Creandum, and HR Ventures as well as other angels. Distribution plans to use the funding to further develop its technology and expand its...

Read More18 Mar 16
7 European VC Funds To Watch In 2016

European investors remain bullish about the potential in the region’s early-stage companies. Attitudes among many of the investors we’ve spoken to over the past year are optimistic, despite expectations of a global correction in valuations and the...

Read More22 Feb 16
Why VC Funding Isn't Slowing Down (Yet)

The long-forecast slowdown in VC funding isn’t starting yet. Venture capital investors and startups both expect funding levels to drop, with the phrase ‘winter is coming’ gaining traction as a means of expressing the need for companies to start...

Read More17 Feb 16