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The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

Felicitas Hackmann February 12, 2016 0

Payleven raises $10 million round Berlin-based and Rocket Internet-backed payment startup Payleven announces a Series D round from a couple of existing investors: Holtzbrinck Ventures, ru-Net, B Cinque, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and MePay. A new

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Today in Germany: Payleven, Pamono

Today in Germany: Payleven, Pamono

Felicitas Hackmann February 11, 2016 0

Payleven raises $10 million round Berlin-based and Rocket Internet-backed payment startup Payleven announces a Series D round from a couple of existing investors: Holtzbrinck Ventures, ru-Net, B Cinque, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and MePay.

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Today in Germany: Instaffo

Today in Germany: Instaffo

Felicitas Hackmann February 10, 2016 0

Instaffo announces Seed Investment Heidelberg-based Instaffo claims to build an automated headhunting solution for leading positions. Shortly before its launch, it announces a €850,000 strong seed round. The investment comes from Carsten Erdt, founder of

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Today in Germany: Soundcloud

Today in Germany: Soundcloud

Felicitas Hackmann February 9, 2016 0

SoundCloud’s loss in 2014: €40 million From what can be seen in Britain’s commercial register, Berlin-based music startup SoundCloud‘s loss jumped from €23.1 million in 2013 to €39.1 million in 2014. Reason for it

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Today in Germany: Rocket Internet, Delivery Hero

Today in Germany: Rocket Internet, Delivery Hero

Felicitas Hackmann February 8, 2016 0

Rocket Internet shuts down carpooling app Rocket Internet’s carpooling app Tripda, Tech in Asia reports. The app for regular commutes is active in 13 markets but will shut down later this week. Apparently, new investors could not

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Events Diary: 8 – 14 February

Events Diary: 8 – 14 February

Felicitas Hackmann February 8, 2016 0

This week: GameDuell TechTalk with Greg Luck speaking about JCache Time: February 11th, 2016 Place: GameDuell Event Lounge, Taubenstraße 24–25, 10117 Berlin Costs: free Website: http://www.meetup.com/GameDuell-TechTalk/events/227457640/ Caching is a frequently used technique for speeding up the performance of

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The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany

Felicitas Hackmann February 5, 2016 0

Jason Goldberg leaves Hem, which gets acquired After having started the e-commerce startup Fab, Jason Goldberg launched a second one: Hem. Five years later, he leaves the company. Rumors have it that the Swiss

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Today in Germany: Modomoto

Today in Germany: Modomoto

Felicitas Hackmann February 4, 2016 0

Modomoto goes shopping Berlin-based style consultant startup Modomoto acquires its Amsterdam-based competitor The Cloakroom. Modomoto is known as one of Outfittery’s strongest competitors in Germany. Details of the deal remain undisclosed. [Gründerszene] (German) Image:

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Today in Germany: Riskmethods, Spotcap, SuitePad

Today in Germany: Riskmethods, Spotcap, SuitePad

Felicitas Hackmann February 2, 2016 0

Riskmethods announces $6 million Munich-based Riskmethods announces a Series A round worth $6 million. Besides existing investors such as Bayern Kapital, Senovo and Point Nine Capital, EQT Ventures also joined as a new supporter.

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Today in Germany: Jodel, events

Today in Germany: Jodel, events

Felicitas Hackmann February 1, 2016 0

Jodel raises investment Berlin-based messenger Jodel announces a new investment by Redalpine. Atlantic Internet, Felix Jahn (Home24), Gerald Schönbucher (Hitmeister), Felix Haas (amiando), Valessa Tech Holdings and the Samwer fund Global Founders Capital have already

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