deal united GmbH, a Munich, Germany-based on-line marketing network, has raised about €5m in equity financing.
Investors in the funding include Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments and Venture Incubator, a Swiss venture capital firm.
The capital infusion will enable the company to begin its international expansion.
deal united helps on-line shops, software providers, social communitys or browser- and on-line-games, increase sales and conversion rates. The marketing platform offers users digital products and virtual goods for free in return for accepting one of deal united’s premium offers. deal united pays for the products and goods.
Many recognized German and international brands like OTTO, DivX, myprinting or Khan Wars are already part of deal uniteds network.