eYARD, a cloud based AI power optimization engine that helps container terminal operators to reduce costs and improve operational efficiency, has raised €800K in a new round of funding. The financing was led by Mundi Ventures, an international Venture Capital fund, with participation from Hamburg based NLA, and two maritime groups with global presence. eYARD’s […]
The investment round is co-led by the Dutch fund Knight Capital along with the Spanish-Israeli Swanlaab Venture Factory and the CDTI.
Veridas is a leading international company in the field of digital identity verification. The company was created in 2017 as a ‘joint venture’ between BBVA and the Navarran technology firm das-Nano to develop new, more secure and user-friendly customer identification and authentication systems.
Paack was founded on the belief that e-commerce deliveries should be simple and sustainable. Since its creation 5 years ago, Paack’s ambition, driven by a deep passion for customer excellence, has been to provide its clients with the most convenient, speedy, and accurate delivery experience available
Acquisition consolidates leading ‘flexible pay’ provider to benefit all sizes of customer and accelerate the modernisation of pay.
The internal communication of companies is crucial for the performance of their employees and, therefore, influencing the results of the company itself. Guudjob is a Human Resources software designed to impact the employee experience. Through its platform (app and web versions) it allows to give employees a voice and promote recognition. A simple and agile […]
Bipi will use the new funding to further accelerate its local growth, hire new talent, invest in technology, and prepare its expansion to new European markets.
ALiCE Biometrics expands its shareholding to the international arena with the entry of Mundi Ventures, which has operational offices in London, New York, Seattle, Barcelona and Madrid. The investment fund makes its network, with presence in more than 50 cities worldwide, available to the Galician spin-off.
Clarity AI is a global fintech company that empowers investors to manage the impact of their portfolios through a proprietary technology platform that leverages big data and machine learning to assess sustainability for all societal stakeholders. Founded in 2017 by Rebeca Minguela.
Seaya Ventures launches its third fund with an initial closing of €85 million, reaching €250 million in assets under management
Based in Madrid, Seaya Ventures has been backing the best entrepreneurs and teams in Southern Europe since 2013. Seaya focuses on supporting founders in scaling their businesses, enabling them to become global leaders.
The Real Estate Portal is one of the few Spanish startups to have raised this amount in a pre-seed round.
The Hospitality Challenge in collaboration with Sommet Education is a global call aiming to receive projects that can help hospitality sector reboot. This competition is designed to identify ideas and individuals capable of accelerating recovery while promoting inclusivity and sustainability in the sector to invent the hospitality of tomorrow.
Medicsen is a startup that works in an artificial, non-invasive pancreas for those suffering from diabetes. It is capable of predicting future glucose values for the patient an hour ahead of time with a margin of error of less than 10 glucose units, while at the same time providing practical lifestyle advice to control illness.
The month of August ended with an accumulated investment of €48 million, distributed in a total of 18 public investment rounds in Spain. An optimistic figure given the current crisis in Spain due to the coronavirus. The accumulated investment figure is almost identical to that of 2019 at the end of August (€606.124M) and is slightly lower than that obtained at the end of the eighth month of 2020: €607.314M.
Many corporations such as Abanca, Acciona, Iberdrola, Banco Sabadell, Bankia as well as specialized accelerators have decided to launch their acceleration calls after summer and all of them will coincide with the celebration of the South Summit in Madrid from 2 to 4 October, an important time of the year as the Spanish ecosystem is concentrated throughout the week in Madrid.
The newspaper El Referente today released the fourth edition of the Investment Guide for Startups, now on sale on our online channels. After three years of growth in the number of guides sold, the magazine has once again opted for a 226-page edition in which it reviews all the agents in the ecosystem.
StartupsReal launches the evolution of investment in Spain over the last three years (2016 to 2018). In this 120-page report, the magazine analyzes the evolution of investment in the Spanish startup ecosystem in recent years, identifying important milestones in the ecosystem and analyzing the Spanish startups with the greatest potential.
StartupsReal is launching its second report on Investment in Spain of startups and the 100 most active venture capital funds in the country after 2019’s edition.
StartupsReal presents a report analysing all the startup support initiatives in Spain, detailing each one on an individual basis while also analysing the overall regional impact of these initiatives in the country’s different Autonomous Regions.