Today in Germany: Partech Ventures, Bertelsmann


Partech Ventures raises €400 million 

Berlin-, Paris- and San Francisco-based growth VC Partech Ventures raises €400 million to invest in “established” startups. When Partech Ventures enters the room, they usually put between €10 million and  €50 million on the table.
[TechCrunch], [Gründerszene] (German)

Bertelsmann invests in Indian FinTech

Media publisher Bertelsmann leds the €32 million strong Series B round of India-based Lendingkart. The lending platform will use the new capital for improve its data science which calculates the creditworthiness of small businesses. Besides Bertelsmann India, Silicon Valley- based Mayfield also participated in the round.

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