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Mars, Incorporated to acquire majority stake: Mars Edge and Foodspring join forces

Exciting news to end the first half of 2019: btov is thrilled for founders Philipp Schrempp and Tobias Schuele on the sale of a majority stake in foodspring to Mars, Incorporated today, joining forces to build a global targeted nutrition business and pioneer personalized nutrition. Read More.

$22 million for sugar-reduction startup DouxMatok

Israel-based food-tech company DouxMatok has raised $22 million to bring their game changing sugar reduction solution to Europe and the US. Read More.

WISE enrolls first patient in clinical study of novel neuro-electrodes for brain monitoring

WISE Srl, a medical device company developing next-generation implantable leads for neuromonitoring and neuromodulation, has enrolled its first patient in the pivotal clinical study of its WISE Cortical Strip. Read More.

SEVEN SENDERS closes 16 million financing round

SEVEN SENDERS has closed another financing round – 16 million investment for growth and internationalization. Read More.

btov Industrial Tech Fund leads CHF 2.3M investment in RetinAI

Swiss-based startup RetinAI closes pre-Series A financing round lead by btov Partners' Industrial Tech Fund to bring Articificial Intelligence to Health Data. Read More.

Supply chain visibility platform Synfioo raises €2.5 million

Potsdam-based startup Synfioo provides supply chain visibility and helps optimizing workflows. With the additional capital, Synfioo intends to further develop its brand and invest in sales. Read More.

btov Partners and ZhenFund invest in Stamp

Stamp turns every store  into a duty-free shop. The Milan-based start-up offers a digitalised form of tax-free shopping on its platform. Read More.

Swiss startup Skribble secures seven-figure sum

Swiss startup Skribble - a company enabling to sign legally binding contacts digitally - secures a seven-figure sum from our btov Digital Tech Fund. Read More.

btov Industrial Tech Fund invests in Cybus

btov Partners' Industrial Technologies Fund has led the financing round of German specialist for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Cybus. Read More.

Interview with Christian Weichselbaum & Basma Salama-Paul from KIVU Technologies

Christian Weichselbaum and Basma Salama-Paul of KIVU Technologies met with  derbrutkasten.com and talked about the development of their tool and the planned expansion. Read More.

eperi wins ALSO Start-up Award 2019

We congratulate eperi as they've been awarded the ALSO Start-up Award 2019 by ALSO and Droege Ventures. Read More.

Webdata Solutions is certified partner of the software giant Microsoft

Webdata Solutions is now part of the Microsoft Partner Network - a worldwide network of renowned and innovative business solutions. Read More.

Ledgy has introduced a new free plan for start-ups

Portfolio company Ledgy has introduced a new free plan for start-ups to manage their equity. Ledgy’s free tools allow start-ups to model financing rounds, communicate with investors, and keep track of convertible loans. Read More.

Andreas Goeldi

Andreas Goeldi as new partner at btov: AI expertise for the Digital Tech Fund

btov Partners has appointed Andreas Goeldi as new partner within its btov Digital Tech Fund. Read More.

Raisin acquires German banking provider MHB Bank

Raisin, the pan-European fintech marketplace for savings and investment products, has acquired MHB Bank of Frankfurt, its main provider of banking services in Germany. Read More.

btov portfolio company GNA Biosolutions collaborates with Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim and GNA Biosolutions announce that they have entered into a research collaboration focused on the development of a rapid African swine fever (ASF) diagnostic test. Read More.

German speech analysis startup i2x raises EUR 10m

We are proud to announce that i2x has landed a EUR 10m funding round led by UVC Partners and us, with participation from MS&AD Ventures, Asgard, and HV Holtzbrinck Ventures. Read More.

Storengy invests in Electrochaea

With Storengy, Electrochaea has a strong partner by their side who is a world leader of energy storage and committed to the energy transition. Read More.

btov closes first EUR 80m Euros for new Industrial Technologies Fund

St. Gallen/Munich 13. January 2019 - Venture capital company btov announces the second closing of its new btov Industrial Technologies Fund, one of the largest early stage funds with a full focus on European Deep-Tech start-ups with industrial use cases. Read More.

SumUp acquires ‘multi-channel’ e-commerce platform Shoplo

Terms of the deal aren’t being disclosed, while SumUp says the acquisition will enable it to expand its product suite to give SumUp merchants access to various online marketplaces, Read More.

Raisin raises USD 114m

btov is thrilled to announce the US 114m round of portfolio company Raisin, investing alongside Index Ventures. Read More.

Our latest investment in Zeitgold

We are happy to announce our investment in AI powered finance solution for SMEs Zeitgold as part of their EUR 1m round joined by Saban Ventures. Read More.