Main Capital Partners, a private equity and mezzanine capital investor, has held an initial closing of Main Capital V, above €100m.
Nordea, the largest bank in the Nordic region, and AlpInvest, a global private equity investor, have launched a new co-investment fund.
Scenic Biotech, an Amsterdam, the Netherlands-based therapeutics company, raised €6.5m in Series A financing.
BioGeneration Ventures (BGV), a Naarden, The Netherlands-based early stage life sciences venture capital firm with funds focused on European biotechnology companies, received an additional investment, taking the total capital commitments to €66m, out of a maximum €75m.
Harver, an Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based HR tech startup, raised $8.1m in Series A funding.
VarmX, a Leiden, Netherlands-based biotech company focusing on the development of therapies in the field of hemostasis and thrombosis, closed its seed financing round.
SnappCar, an Utrecht, The Netherlands-based peer-to-peer car sharing startup, raised €10m in funding.
Alpha Private Equity, a mid-market private equity firm operating in the continental European market, closed its seventh fund, with total commitments of €903m.
Protix, a Dongen, The Netherlands-based insect proteins company, closed €45m funding round.
Fastned (listed on the Nxchange stock exchange), an Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based network of fast charging stations for electric cars, raised €7.7m in funding.
TRVL, an Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based Peer-to-Peer travel booking platform, raised €2.5m in funding.
Tiqets, an Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based mobile ticketing company, secured US$ 17m in equity funding.
Flytxt, a Nieuwegein, The Netherlands-based customer data analytics software company, closed a US$11m financing.
Sensara, a Rotterdam, The Netherlands-based producer of intelligent senior lifestyle monitoring for preventive care and personalized alarm services, based on movement sensors and self-learning algorithms, raised €3.8m in funding.
Zivver, an Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based provider of software for organizations and private individuals to email, chat and share (very large) files in a secure environment, raised up to €3m in venture capital funding.