Fundings & Exits

Facebook has acquired Scape Technologies, the London-based computer vision startup

February 9, 2020 0

Scape Technologies, the London-based computer vision startup working on location accuracy beyond the capabilities of GPS, has been acquired by Facebook, according to a regulatory

3 unicorn takeaways from the Casper and One Medical IPOs

February 8, 2020 0

With Casper’s public offering earlier this week, we’ve closed the book on the first two venture-backed IPOs of note in 2020. Casper, joined by One

Europe’s A/O PropTech is a new €250M fund dedicated to companies disrupting real estate

February 7, 2020 0

A/O PropTech is a new European VC officially launching today, after raising €250 million of so-called “permanent capital” to invest in technology companies disrupting real

Where top VCs are investing in open source and dev tools (Part 1 of 2)

February 6, 2020 0

The once-polarizing world of open-source software has recently become one of the hotter destinations for VCs. As the popularity of open source increases among organizations

Where top VCs are investing in open source and dev tools (Part 2 of 2)

February 6, 2020 0

In part two of a survey that asks top VCs about exciting opportunities in open source and dev tools, we dig into responses from 10

Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand merchandise, raises $5M Series A

February 6, 2020 0

Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand production of merchandise has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Gresham House, and Force

Layoffs hit another Softbank co as $3.2B Flexport cuts 50

February 5, 2020 0

Fearing weak fundraising options in the wake of the WeWork implosion, late stage startups are tightening their belts. The latest is another Softbank-funded company, joining

Instamojo acquires Times Internet’s GetMeAShop to serve more small businesses in India

February 5, 2020 0

Instamojo, a Bangalore-based startup that helps merchants and small businesses accept digital payments, establish presence and sell on the web, has acquired Times Internet-owned Gurgaon-based

Dixa, the customer engagement platform, picks up $36M Series B

February 4, 2020 0

Dixa, the customer engagement platform, has closed $36 million in Series B funding. Leading the round is Notion Capital, with participation from existing investors Project

Azimo, the money transfer service, secures €20M debt finance from the European Investment Bank

February 4, 2020 0

Azimo, the money transfer service that is HQ’d in London but has the majority of its staff based in based in Poland, has secured €20