11. February 2015–
German Startup Group invests in five startups, MyOptique acquires netzoptiker, Rocket Internet went shopping in the Middle-East.
German Startup Group invests in five startups
German Startup Group invests in five startups, three of them are FinTech related, one is in the AdTech space, the last one is a business solution company. Here are the startups in short: CRX Markets is a supply chain finance platform that allows suppliers to sell claims against their clients, DemoUp offers B2B software for the creation and distribution of video content, Remerge’s offers an app-retargeting platform, Savedo is an independent marketplace for fixed-term deposits in Europe. The last startup has not yet been named, seeks to replace the costly active asset management process that is currently carried out by financial advisers.
MyOptique acquires Rocket's netzoptiker, which filed for bankruptcy in Fall 2014
After Mister Spex announced its $40 million funding round led by Goldman Sachs last week, its competitor MyOptique announced it acquired netzoptiker today. Financial details about the deal were not shared.
[RetailTimes], Background: [Gründerszene] (German)
Rocket 's Global Online Takeaway Group bought Talabat and 24h
Rocket Internet continues its food journey and reported to have paid €150 million for the food delivery platform Talabat, which is active in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Qatar, but it isn’t disclosing a price for 24h, which services only the UAE market (and is a delivery platform as well).
Image: Screenshot MyOptique