Private equity firms invested in a record 464 companies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) in 2019. Investments increase by 7% year-on-year to €2.95 billion.
Questo, a Bucharest, Romania-based provider of a platform of gamified tours, raises €300K in funding.
Localised, a global ecommerce business, raised $6.5m in Series A funding.
Global Technical Group, an end-to-end building management solution provider in Romania, received a majority investment from Abris Capital Partners.
Syndigo, a Chicago, IL-based provider of verified product content syndication services, and a portfolio company of The Jordan Company, acquired WiseBase, an innovative product content and technology company with clients across Europe.
Masabi, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) ticketing and payments platform for public transport, raised $20m in growth funding.
Questo, a Bucharest, Romania-based mobile city exploration game present in 40 European cities, secured a pre-seed round of funding.
TypingDNA, a Bucharest, Romania-based creator of typing biometrics technology, raised $1.5M in seed funding.
Mimiro (formerly ComplyAdvantage), a London, UK-based machine-learning platform for analysing the risk of financial crime, raised USD $30m in Series B funding.
According to a blog post, SmartDreamers, a Bucharest, Romania-based social media recruitment automation startup, raised €1.2m in funding.
Holotech Studios SRL, a Bucharest, Romania-based animation software company, raised $2m in funding.
Value4Capital, the Poland and Central Europe focused mid-market private equity firm, is preparing to launch its next fund, with a €150m target size.
UiPath, a robotic process automation software company, raised $30m in Series A funding.
Solina, a European producer of savoury ingredients for the food industry, is to complete the acquisition of Supremia Grup from Levente Hugo Bara, the founder and owner of the company.
The European Investment Fund and the Romanian Ministry of European Funds have launched a €59.3m funds-of-funds for SMEs.