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Investments | Biotech
Dinbeat receives a 500.000 euro round of investment from business angels

Dinbeat, startup specialised on the development of innovative tech products for pets, received a 500,000 euro round of investment. This round, that was completely articulated into convertible notes, was supported by current partners, IESE, Afintia, Accelgrow investors; professionals from the veterinarian healthcare sector and more business angels.

Investments | Future Technologies
Bloobirds secures 3 millions of euro in new funding led by PROfounders Capital, K Fund and Encomenda

Bloobirds is leading the new era of sales prospecting, providing data-driven insights through user-friendly technology. To expand its vision, the only all-in-one prospecting platform built for B2B companies, announces it has raised €3M in funding.

Investments | Investments
Zeleros raises 7M€ in financing to lead the development of hyperloop in Europe

Zeleros Hyperloop has completed a financing round worth more than €7 million. The company starts a new and important phase in the development of its unique version of hyperloop, the ‘fifth mode of transport’, the best alternative for the future to connect efficiently and sustainably long-distance routes for passenger and cargo transportation.

Investments | Fintech
Belvo raises 10 millions of dollar from founders fund and Kaszek Ventures

Belvo has raised 10 millions of dollar to further grow its developer-first financial API platform across Latin America. The round was led by Founders Fund (an early backer of Facebook, SpaceX, Stripe, Airbnb, Spotify and Twilio) and Kaszek Ventures (an early backer of Nubank, Konfio, QuintoAndar, Creditas, Kavak and NotCo).

Investments | Future Technologies
Equity4Good reinforces its stake in the edtech sector with the investment in Smile and Learn

Equity4Good, the impact investment vehicle managed by Ship2B and supported by the European Investment Fund (EIF), reinforces its commitment to the edtech sector and joins Smile and Learn with a 100.000 euros investment.

Investments | Fertility
WOOM lands a €2M investment to strengthen its women’s health technology

WOOM, a technology company focused on women’s health, has closed its fourth round of investment at two million euros. With this new capital injection, the femtech will continue to concentrate its efforts on accompanying women throughout their lives.

Investments | Announcenments
Wallbox completes second tranche of €23M Series A Investment led by Seaya Ventures

Wallbox, the smart EV charging company based in Barcelona, today announced the closing of a €12 million second tranche of Series A investment in early March, bringing the total Series A round to €23 million.

Investments | Future Technologies
Sales Layer raises 3.5 millions of euro in funding to scale globally

Sales Layer today announced that it has raised €3.5 million in Series A financing led by European-based corporate investor Sonae IM, the tech investment arm of Sonae, multinational with a diversified portfolio of brands with market leading positions, namely in retail and telecom. Hispano-israeli venture capital Swanlaab Venture Factory and corporate investor Global Omnium joined the round.

Investments | Latin America
SimpliRoute startup closes a $3 million Series A round led by TheVentureCity

SimpliRoute, the first Smart Logistics solution in Latin America, closes a $3 million Series A round led by TheVentureCity, the new investment and acceleration model that helps diverse entrepreneurs achieve global impact.

Investments | Reports
Report on Startup Investment in Spain 2020 on sale now

StartupsReal, the English-language online magazine covering the startup and innovation ecosystem in Spain for an English-speaking audience, and part of El Referente, launches its second report on Startup Investment in Spain in 2020.

Investments | Reports
April ends with €37M obtained from a total of 20 public operations in Spain

April substantially improves on the bad figures from March and the month closes with 36.94 million Euro invested in startups in Spain in a total of 20 public operations, far exceeding the 10.7 million Euro of the previous month.

Ecosystem | Reports
Madrid accumulates 36% of the total investment in innovation in Spain

The innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in Madrid by MIDE. The Region of Madrid is a major player for innovation and is so thanks to the high level of qualification of its population, which represents 20% of the country’s graduates, and the fact that it is where 65% of the Ibex 35 companies are headquartered.

Investments | Future Technologies
Appentra raises €1.8m co-led by Armilar Venture Partners and K Fund for its Parallelware Analyzer software

Appentra, a spin-off of La Coruña University, has raised 1.8 millions of euro in a new investment round led by Armilar Venture Partners and K Fund, also joined by Caixa Capital Risc, Xesgalicia and Unirisco, the investors that had already trusted the company since its very early stages.

Investments | Future Technologies
ANYVERSE, the high-fidelity synthetic data company, raises its first €3 million round 

ANYVERSE, Next Limit flagship brand, has completed a €3 million equity round of financing led by two Spanish venture capital companies with deep-tech portfolios – Bullnet Capital and Inveready.

Investments | Future Technologies
Tucuvi closes an investment round of € 160,000 in 36 hours to face the COVID-19 crisis

Tucuvi has closed an investment round of € 160,000. The round was led by Bolsa Social Fund, along with 66 other investors who have decided to invest in the project.

Investments | Future Technologies
Factorial raises 15 millions of euro in a series A funding round led by CRV

Factorial, a Human Resources management platform, revolutionizing the way companies manage their HR processes, has announced a successful €15 million ‘Series A’ funding round, the third since it began operations in late 2016.

Investments | Ecommerce
Kubbo, the logistics startup for eCommerce closes its first 266.000 euros funding round

Kubbo, supplier of fulfillment solutions and Next-Day and Same-Day deliveries for eCommerce, announces the closing of its first funding round for a total amount of 266.000 euros.

Investments | Marketplace
Frontity raises one millions of euro seed round led by Automattic, WooCommerce, Tumblr and K-Fund

Frontity has raised a €1M seed round led by Automattic, the parent company of WordPress.com, WooCommerce and Tumblr, and the venture capital firm K Fund, with participation from significant business angels of the Spanish startup ecosystem.

Investments | Biotech
Pulmobiotics secures 2 millions of euro investment from Invivo Capital

Pulmobiotics founded by Luis Serrano and Maria Lluch from the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) in Barcelona, has secured €2,000,000 of seed financing from Barcelona-based Invivo Ventures.

Investments | Future Technologies
FLUZO raises 1.25 millions of euro to bring audio fingerprinting to advertising and audience measurement industry

FLUZO, a startup that wants to use audio fingerprinting technology to improve cross-media advertising and media consumption intelligence, announced a 1.25 millions of euro investment.