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Household Expenses App Splittable Raises $1.2M Funding

<a target="_blank" href="https://www.splittable.co">Splittable</a>, the London-based startup that makes an app to help <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2015/04/25/splittable-app-makes-a-play-for-r

StreetHub Raises Further $2.6M, Launches Trouva To Curate And Sell Items From Indie Shops And Boutiques

<a target="_blank" href="http://StreetHub.com">StreetHub</a>, the U.K. startup that's helping independent shops and boutiques be discovered and sell online, has raised a further $2.6 million in fundin

Knyttan Raises £2M To Disrupt Garment Production With 3D Printer-Styled Knitting Machines

Knyttan, the London-based on-demand fashion startup and graduate of Techstars London, has picked up £2 million in seed funding to help it disrupt the garment production industry. London-based Connect

Croatian Startup Oradian Raises Seed Funding For Its Microfinance Platform

<a target="_blank" href="http://oradian.com">Oradian</a>, another European startup offering cloud-based software for micro finance institutions (MFIs) in developing markets, has picked up financing of

Birdback Raises $2.4M To Replace Wallet-Bulging Vouchers & Loyalty Cards With Card-Linked Fintech

Fintech startup <a target="_blank" href="http://birdback.com">Birdback</a> reckons we already carry one loyalty card to rule them all: our existing credit or debit card. The London-based company has c

Festicket, The Booking Platform For Festival Goers, Raises $680K As It Expands With B2B Offering

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.festicket.com">Festicket</a>, the UK site that <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/11/22/festicket/">aims to make</a> booking and attending a music festival a

London VC Love-In: Index, Balderton, Eden, Passion Capital & Others Holding Joint Office Hours This Week

<em>A bit like waiting for a London bus, you wait forever to pitch a London VC, and then eleven turn up at once.</em> In what appears to be somewhat unprecedented, and perhaps signals a new era of