Today in Germany: Lamudi, Ohlala, Watchmaster

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Lamudi raises $31.4 million

Rocket Internet’s Lamudi announces a $31.4 million investment from Holtzbrinck and Tengelmann. The startup aims to be profitable by the end of this year.
[TechCrunch]

Ohlala raises $1.7 million an launches in New York

Berlin-based “paid dates” app Ohlala announces a Seed round worth $1.7 from business angels such as Moviepilot founder Ben Kubota and Max Finger. Also, Ohlala will launch in New York soon. When that happens the product will be adjusted to the NY market.
[Gründerszene] (German)

Zalando founders invest

Berlin-based watch startup Watchmaster announces its third investment – and the startup is not even a year old. Existing investors like Piton Capital  and Cherry Ventures invested $8 million overall. Zalando founder Robert Gentz and David Schneider also joined this round.
[Gründerszene] (German)