Cathay Innovation Partners with Seaya Ventures to Fuel Co-Investments and Startup Growth Across Europe, North America, Asia and Latin America
Today, global venture capital firm Cathay Innovation announced a strategic partnership with leading Spanish investment firm Seaya Ventures. By combining Cathay’s global ecosystem of investors, startups and Fortune 500 corporations with Seaya’s unmatched expertise in Southern Europe and Latin America, the partnership creates a stronger and more expansive investment platform that grants more startups access […]
Inveready invests €1M in Shapelets, the time-series data analysis platform in the Big Data landscape
Inveready invests €1M in Shapelets, one of the first time-series analysis platforms in the Big Data landscape. The solution has a multisectoral approach, providing value in any data-driven business environment such as the energy, healthcare, industry 4.0., IoT or financial sector. The product has been developed using novel AI algorithms, originating from academia and research, […]
Dudyfit raises 700.000 euros in investment round to continue leading the digitisation of the fitness industry
DudyFit closes its second investment round of €700,000. The Spanish startup founded by Mario Morante and Javier Ortega, whose business model is based on an all-in-one software for personal trainers, has conquered JME Ventures and some of the most renowned business angels in this country with its great projection. The platform, which offers an all-in-one […]
Inlab Digital is a technological solution that purchases digital advertising space. The objective is to find the most efficient way possible to find the right user for each advertiser, thus maximizing their advertising investment. To do this, Inlab Digital has a tool that allows brands that want to promote themselves through Inlab Digital to communicate […]
Cryptocurrency startup Atani, a company offering a one-stop trading suite for crypto enthusiasts, is thrilled to announce the completion of a successful seed funding round for $6.25 million. Notable European venture capital funds participated in the round, led by JME Ventures, early investor in unicorn Flywire. Conexo Ventures, Encomenda Smart Capital and Lanai Partners joined […]
March has become the record month for startup investments in Spain, thanks in part to the €450 million mega-round confirmed on Thursday by Glovo. In addition to the €100 million round announced by Jobandtalent and 30 other investment rounds confirmed in March, such as those of Inbrain Neuroelectrics, Barkibu, Sherpa.ai and Preply. With March coming […]
MediQuo has closed a new investment round of 2.3 million euros, which will allow the company to commercially expand their leading telemedicine platform to connect healthcare professionals and their patients, to consolidate its product vision, to develop the commercial strategy and maintain the excellent position achieved within the telehealth industry in Spain and Latam. Most […]
Landbot secures €6.5M series A to help more businesses design smarter automated conversations with customers
Landbot enables any business to manage and automate conversations with their customers across their website, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. Enabling businesses to convert smarter, every time.
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.
Glovo and Flywire were the only investment rounds to exceed €100 million. The accumulated total for the year was 1,101,786 million Euro invested in a total of 338 public operations, the second best figure in the history of Spain.
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.