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Mymuesli founders buy back shares from Team Europe

Mymuesli founders buy back shares from Team Europe

Alex Hofmann December 6, 2013

The founders of custom-mix muesli provider Mymuesli – Max Wittrock, Hubertus Bessau and Philipp Kraiss – have bought back the shares held by

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Sponsored post: First impressions counts – 8 tips for sending top-notch welcome emails

Sponsored post: First impressions counts – 8 tips for sending top-notch welcome emails

Andreas Endter December 5, 2013

In email marketing, there is no better time to contact the potential customer

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Startup of the Week – 1SDK wants to help game developers make more money

Startup of the Week – 1SDK wants to help game developers make more money

Magdalena Räth December 5, 2013

A recent graduate of the Berlin Startupbootcamp incubator programme, 1SDK has one goal: To help mobile gaming providers win over

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Bringing US investing to Europe – Hoxton Ventures raises $40m fund to target early-stage startups

Bringing US investing to Europe – Hoxton Ventures raises $40m fund to target early-stage startups

Charmaine Li December 4, 2013

Hoxton Ventures has today announced a $40m fund that will focus investments on

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Book summary app Blinkist bags six-figure funding boost

Book summary app Blinkist bags six-figure funding boost

Michelle Kuepper December 4, 2013

Blinkist, the Berlin startup offering non-fiction book summaries to those short on time, has today announced a high six-figure funding

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Rocket Internet’s Zalora and The Iconic split $112m funding round

Rocket Internet’s Zalora and The Iconic split $112m funding round

Michelle Kuepper December 3, 2013

It’s time for yet another massive investment in ventures from Berlin-based company builder Rocket Internet. Today a $112m funding round

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Online ad platform Sociomantic expands to Stockholm

Online ad platform Sociomantic expands to Stockholm

Charmaine Li December 3, 2013

Online advertising platform Sociomantic Labs has today rolled out its operations in Stockholm. Spearheading expansion in the region is Frederic

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German 3D software pioneer starts new incubator in Berlin and San Francisco

German 3D software pioneer starts new incubator in Berlin and San Francisco

Nina Fowler December 3, 2013

German entrepreneur Rolf Herken is setting up a new startup incubator and fund in Berlin and San Francisco, designed to

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Rocket Internet’s P2P lending venture Lendico has lift-off

Rocket Internet’s P2P lending venture Lendico has lift-off

Michelle Kuepper December 2, 2013

As we previewed in October, Berlin-based company builder Rocket Internet has just launched its latest German venture, peer-to-peer lending platform

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Events Diary 02–08 December – Our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Events Diary 02–08 December – Our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Su Song December 2, 2013

Welcome to the VentureVillage Events Diary – a round-up of the hottest startup

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