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Number26 is about to raise a €40 million round

Berlin-based fintech start-up Number26 is about to raise a €40 million round. While the start-up has not commented, different sources reported the news to Gründerszene.
[Gründerszene] (German)

Ströer about to acquire Social Media Interactive

Cologne-based outdoor media company Ströer is working on acquiring Social Media Interactive. The Munich-based start-up is known for brands such as BodyChange and imakeyousexy.com. Right now, the Federal Cartel Office is looking into the case.
[Gründerszene] (German)

Image: Michael Berger/Gründerszene.
Disclaimer: Number26 participated in Axel Springer’s accelerator Plug & Play. Axel Springer is shareholder of Vertical Media GmbH, the media house of Heureka. For more information visit www.vmpublishing.com.