Urania Therapeutics, a Strasbourg, France-based biopharmaceutical company specializing in the identification and development of ‘readthrough’ compounds, raised €3.53M ($3.89M) in seed funding.
Acticor Biotech, a Paris, France-based clinical stage biotechnology company involved in the acute phase of thrombotic diseases, including acute ischemic stroke, raised €7m in addition to its Series B funding, which is now completed at €22.3m.
Brut., a New York- and Paris, France-based global digital media brand for millennials and Gen Z, raised approximately $40M in Series B funding.
Prophesee SA (formerly Chronocam), a Paris, France-based developer of an advanced neuromorphic vision system, closed a $28m funding round.
IDnow, a Munich, Germany, and Paris, France-based provider of Identity Verification-as-a-Service (“IVAAS”) solutions, raised $40m in growth equity funding.
Mailgun, a San Antonio, TX-based email delivery platform, acquired Mailjet, a Paris, France-based email solution provider.
Vygon Group, an Écouen, France-based specialist single-use medical devices group, acquired Pilot, an Italian company which specializes in ECG guidance devices.
Allegro DVT, a Grenoble, France-based provider of video codec compliance test suites and semiconductor video IPs, acquired Amphion Semiconductor, a Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK-based developer of video codec semiconductor IP solutions.
MadBox, a Paris, France-based startup developing mobile games, raised €15m in Series A funding.
Idinvest, a European mid-market private equity firm, closed Idinvest Digital Fund III, at €350M.
Sofinnova Partners, a Paris, France-based venture capital firm focused on life sciences, closed its latest early-stage healthcare fund, Sofinnova Capital IX, at €333m.
Strapi, a Paris, France-based open-source CMS, raises $4M in seed funding.
Idinvest Partners, an investor in SMEs across Europe, has appointed Sylviane Guyonnet, COO of Idinvest, and Eric Gallerne, Co-Head of Private Debt Strategy, as Managing Partners.
Herow (formerly known as Connecthings), a Paris, France and New York-based mobile engagement and user context platform provider, closed a $18.6m Series B funding.
CMS Distribution Ltd, a London, UK-based value-added distributor, acquired Avesta, a French distributor distributor of hardware technologies specialising in mobile solutions and high-tech products based in the outskirts of Paris.