Pentech Ventures

  • FanDuel investor Pentech raises new £88M fund for more early-stage startups

    FanDuel investor Pentech raises new £88M fund for more early-stage startups

    You know it’s spring when VC funds start to announce their new fund raises. But it’s buoying to see a new mid-sized fund appear, which over the years has been highly geared toward early-stage startups just starting out on their journey. Pentech has closed its third fund, saying it was oversubscribed at £88 million, surpassing the original target fund size of £70 million. Read More

  • We7 secures new funding for European expansion

    We7, the UK-headquartered music streaming service, has closed a new undisclosed round of funding. The new investment comes from existing investors Peter Gabriel and Eden Ventures, along with Qualcomm Incorporated (via its venture capital function) and Pentech Ventures, and will be used primarily for further European expansion (“multiple countries”) and to consolidate its position… Read More

  • Musicmetric raises "significant round" to monitor consumer activity

    Semetric, the startup behind the Musicmetric analytics service, has secured a “significant round” of funding led by Pentech Ventures. Although the actual amount isn’t being disclosed, when pressed Semetric says it’s substantial enough to give the company a “well funded two-year runway”. The new investment will enable Musicmetric to expand its data… Read More