seed capital

FEBE Ventures’ name stands for “For Entrepreneurs By Entrepreneurs,” and true to form, it is continuing to support seed-stage startups with the launch of its second fund. Targeting $75 million,…

FEBE Ventures launches $75M second fund

Runway, a startup that emerged from the challenges that faced Rent the Runway’s first iOS team, is now exiting beta and launching its service that simplifies the mobile app release…

Runway raises $2M seed, launches its ‘air traffic control’ system for mobile app releases

European customer engagement platform Dixa has raised a Series C funding round of $105 million, led by growth equity investor General Atlantic. Existing investors Notion Capital, Project A and Seed…

Customer engagement platform Dixa raises $105M Series C led by General Atlantic

Back in 2018 Templafy — which had come up with a way for enterprises to more easily make templates out of standard documents (yes, it’s a thing) — raised an additional…

Templafy raises $25M Series C led by Insight partners to deal with enterprise documents

Copenhagen-based Tonsser is on a mission to discover the soccer star of tomorrow. The startup has been quietly toiling away building a vertical social network aimed primarily at youth soccer…

Tonsser wants to discover the soccer star of tomorrow

Copenhagen-based Motosumo has spent the last three years developing “gait analysis” systems based on body mounted sensors coupled with its own algorithm to model motion physics. It’s then been applying…

Motosumo Turns Your Smartphone Into A Sports Tracker Without Need For Additional Gadgets

Born out of ex-Googler Morten Hellesøe Poulsen’s own frustration with the limitations of Google Analytics, Copenhagen-based Plytix offers a way for brands to track the performance of their products across…

Plytix Bags €500K Seed For Image-Based Product Analytics

Investors are wont to follow. It therefore shouldn’t be a surprise to see Airtame pick up a VC round of funding.

After Raising $1.3M On Indiegogo, Airtame Closes $1.4M Seed Funding To Scale Up Wireless HDMI Dongle

Denmark’s Shipbeat plans to offer an API that aggregates the services of leading parcel delivery companies, such as UPS, Fedex, Royal Mail, Deutsche Post, and DHL etc., in a bid…

Shipbeat Is A “Logistics-As-A-Service” To Solve E-Commerce Delivery Woes

For those startups in newer areas like robotics, artificial intelligence and augmented reality who complain that VCs are too focused on consumer internet companies, help is at hand: Genesis Angels…

Meet Genesis Angels, A New $100M Fund For AI And Robotics, Co-Founded By Investor Kenges Rakishev And Chaired By Israel’s Ex-PM

Q: Is Silicon Valley’s Series A crunch causing a chill in Europe? A: Yes and no. A lot has been written about the Series A crunch/palpable chill in Silicon Valley that’s…

From Silicon Valley To Europe: Is The U.S. Series A Crunch Affecting European Startups?

Editor’s note: Editor’s note: Mike Hirshland is the founder of Resolute.VC, a seed-stage venture capital firm. Prior to Resolute, he was a General Partner with Polaris Venture Partners where he led the creation of Dogpatch Labs…

You Don’t Need A Prototype To Raise A Seed Round

Attention entrepreneurs: K9 Ventures, an early-stage VC fund that has backed some of the more exciting startups to hit the world in the last few years, is raising another fund.…

Twilio, Lytro, card.io, BackType Backer K9 Raises New $40M Seed Fund

Anyone who is seriously involved in startups and online business in Spain can’t possibly not know who Luis Martin Cabiedes is. But for those of you who aren’t locals, Luis…