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  • After cashing in on Citydeal, Samwer brothers invest in online gaming world Panfu

    The Samwer brothers are at it again. Shortly after cashing in on Citydeal, Germany’s most prolific startup investors have put millions into Panfu. Their incubator Rocket Internet joined by Holtzbrinck Ventures has invested a seven digit Euro sum in the multi-language online gaming world for kids. It’s their third joint investment in Panfu, former rounds were done together… Read More

  • Turkish private shopping club Markafoni raises £4.7 million

    [Turkey] Markafoni, the Turkish private shopping club, has raised £4.7 million (11 million Turkish Lira) from Trayas, an investment group whose partners include leading European investors Klaus Hommels and Oliver Jung. Trayas seems to be focusing on investing in private shopping clubs, having already closed deals in Brazil, Switzerland and India. Of note, Hommels has previously invested… Read More

  • Russian online shopping club KupiVIP.ru scores $20 million in funding

    Private online shopping clubs are springing up like mushrooms all around the world in light of the successes companies like Vente Privée has been seeing, and venture capital firms are increasingly starting to invest in companies who are bringing the concept to specific niches or introducing the private online sales model to interesting geographical markets. In the latter category falls… Read More

  • Russian Online Private Sales Company KupiVIP.ru Raises $20 Million Round

    Private online shopping clubs are springing up like mushrooms all around the world in light of the successes companies like Vente Privée has been seeing, and venture capital firms are increasingly starting to invest in companies who are bringing the concept to specific niches or introducing the private online sales model to interesting geographical markets. In the latter category falls… Read More