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History’s biggest rivalries in the Foodtech Sector

Introduction The Foodtech sector has witnessed some of the greatest competitions in the global market. Business rivalries generated a lot of buzz back in the day and are still as strong as ever. Competition between these businesses positively affected the growth of the industry. This is because these rivalries not only engaged a lot of people in the politics of...

Fintech start-up Volopay secures USD 2.1 Million in seed round

Singapore based start-up, Volopay has raised USD 2.1 million on 18th of January 2021 in the seed funding round led by Justin Marteen (Founder of Tinder) to furnish startups and businesses in the Asian pacific region with a compelling control center for all their needs.  Investors: The funding took place in the seed round and was led by Justin Marteen....

Agriwebb raises USD 30 Million in series B funding round

Australian digital management company, Agriwebb secures USD 30 million funds in series B funding round on 19th of January 2021, providing it an estimation of around USD 100 million, and as this field scales up there are enormous opportunities for the Australian players.  Investors: The capital was acquired in the series B funding round which also includes the USD 10...

Top 10 Global Financial Crime Detection startups

Top 10 Global Financial Crime Detection startups

With the advent of digitization and an increasing number of online transactions, financial crimes have risen manifolds and have become electronically sophisticated. This has made the detection of financial crimes even more difficult and time-taking.  Digital banking is becoming increasingly common, so the banks are also experiencing growth in online transactions. Even though fraud and financial crime constitute a pretty...

London-based Mental Health Startup Spill Raises £ 2M

mental health startup Spill

London-based mental health startup Spill, that provides remote mental health support for companies via Slack raised £ 2M on 18 January 2021. Investors: The funding round was led by Ada Ventures along with participants Francesca Warner, Seedcamp and the government’s Future Fund initiative. In 2019, Spill had raised £ 650K in pre-seed funding from Passion Capital. What the funding is for:...

Healthtech start-up MFine Secures 16 Million USD

MFine, A Bengaluru- based healthtech start-up has raised 16 Million USD on 18th of January 2021 conducted by Heritas Capital. According to the sources, their aim with the fresh funds will go in scaling up the company and expand their footprints. What the funding is for: The organization aims to utilise this funding to reinforce its rank in providing an...

Munich based start-up Personio raises USD 125 Million

Personio, a Munich, Germany based HR start-up secures USD 125 million in series D funding round. The capital valuation is a big boost to the association which would be benefiting them to develop and upgrade the quality of the products. Presently Personio amounts to a total 3000 SMEs in Europe as customers. Investors: The money was secured by investors led...

Numbrs announces securing CNF 27 million funding in 2020

Numbrs announces securing CNF 27 million funding in 2020

Numbrs, a Zurich, Switzerland based customer centric fintech company that helps the customers in the management of their existing bank accounts and personal finances, announced securing CNF 27 million or €25 million capital in the year 2020 on 18th January 2021.  The lead investor of the latest funding round was the Swiss investment enterprise Saidler & Co that invested CHF...

Here is what you need to know before you decide to file for an Initial Public Offering (IPO)

Here is what you need to know before you decide to file for an Initial Public Offering (IPO)

An Initial Public Offering is a crucial decision taken by any private enterprise for growing its business. Before an IPO, any company is considered private and as a private company, the business is limited to a relatively small number of shareholders like the early investors that include founders, family friends and the other professional investors like angel investors or...

US-based Digital Mortgage Marketplace Startup Own Up Raises US$ 12M

Digital Mortgage Marketplace Startup Own Up

Boston, US-based digital mortgage marketplace startup, Own Up raised US$ 12 million in a Series B funding round on 14 January 2021. The funding round was led by Brand Foundry Ventures. The total funding raised by the company to-date stands at US$ 24.2M. The funds raised will be utilized by Own Up to expand nationally. It is planning to expand to...