Karlsruhe-based deeptech AI startup thingsTHINKING snaps up €4.5 million

Karlsruhe-based deeptech AI startup thingsTHINKING has closed a €4.5 million funding round led by Earlybird and a group of renowned angel investors. With their platform semantha, the team at thingsTHINKING has taken textual processing to the next level – applying multi-modal processing while working out-of-the-box without the much dreaded training usually required for AI applications.  […]

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Berlin-based beauty platform Glambook raises €500K to enter UK market 

Glambook, a global beauty tech company that provides a SaaS platform for self-employed beauty professionals and their clients, announced today that it has secured €500K funding at a €3.5 million post-money valuation. The round was led by a group of angel investors, including German investor Vlad Pinskij, an early investor in Endel, and serial entrepreneur […]

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Landshut-based HiveMQ snaps up €9.3 million to accelerate its IoT connectivity solutions

Today HiveMQ has announced raising €9.3 million in a seed funding round. The funding round was led by Earlybird Venture Capital and Senovo Capital Management with participation from business angels Ali Kutay, Mirko Novakovic, Daniel Schellhoss and Charles Songhurst. HiveMQ helps companies connect millions of IoT devices to the cloud in a reliable, scalable and secure […]

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Munich-based StudySmarter raises €12.4 million to grow its intelligent lifelong learning platform

German startup StudySmarter has raised around €12.4 million in Series A funding to bring its award-winning educational app and learning platform globally. The round, which is the first step in StudySmarter’s plans to become the world’s central hub for learning, was led by global edtech-focused VC fund, Owl Ventures, with the notable B2C focused, New York-based, […]

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Meet Type Studio: The winner of the pitch competition at this year’s EU-Startups Summit!

this year’s EU-Startups Summit has come to an end and we are pleased to report that it was a success! Having connected 1,500+ participants via our online platform, we saw record numbers of meetings and connections taking place and good engagement metrics during the talks. We were quite happy how smoothly it all went, as […]

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Berlin-based Finoa lands €18.1 million for its digital asset platform

Finoa, a digital asset custody and financial services platform for institutional investors and corporations, today announced the close of an approx. €18.1 million Series A funding round. The new round was led by European venture capital firm, Balderton Capital, with further participation from existing investors Coparion, Venture Stars and Signature Ventures, as well as an […]

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Moritz Kreppel, co-founder and CEO of Urban Sports Club, will speak at the EU-Startups Summit!

As you might have heard by now, we’re hosting the 7th edition of the EU-Startups Summit on the 28th-30th of April. This 3-day online event will give you the chance to (virtually) connect and network with over 1,500 participants, learn from many expert speakers, listen to educational talks with internationally successful founders, and be amazed […]

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Stuttgart-based learning platform Knowunity raises €2 million seed funding

Knowunity, the digital learning platform for students, announces a €2 million seed financing round. Project A Ventures leads the round, supported by renowned business angels such as Mario Götze, Verena Pausder, Discovery Ventures and Saarbrücker21. The platform was launched in September 2020 and is among the fastest-growing education apps in Germany.  Knowunity is a learning […]

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Munich-based insureQ, a digital insurance platform for SMEs & freelancers, raises €5 million

Today Munich-based insurtech insureQ announces raising a €5 million seed round led by Nauta Capital, with existing investors Flash Ventures and GFC also participating. The insurance market for self-employed and SMEs has historically been underserved in Germany. The startup states that according to a study by Kubi/ FH Dortmund, only 45% have liability insurance, while […]

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Berlin-based Lingoda announces €57 million to expand its online language school to new markets

Lingoda, a leading online language school, today announced it has raised €57 million in growth equity led by global growth investor Summit Partners, with participation from existing investor Conny Boersch, founder of Mountain Partners, which first invested in Lingoda in 2015. The new funding will support Lingoda’s expansion into new markets, further enhance the company’s […]

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