Today in Germany: COMATCH, Refinery29

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Comatch raises €4 million

Just one year after it first launched the freelancer consultant startup Comatch raises €4 million. By now, the platform is used by 800 consultants. The startup employs eleven people and just recently moved from Berlin Mitte to Prenzlauer Berg. The investment came from Acton Capital Partners and existing investors Atlantic Labs and b-to-v.
[Gründerszene] (German)

Refinery29 launches in Germany

New York-based online magazine Refinery29 announced its launch in Germany today. The magazine targets women between 18 and 34 years. The team is based in Berlin. Gründerszene finds the magazine seems like a mixture of Buzzfeed, Bento, Edition F and Vogue.
[Gründerszene] (German)

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