3. December 2014–
Sonnenbatterie raises a Series B, Rocket announces partnership with Wirecard,
Tripda launches in the U.S., Medigo raises €5 million.
Sonnenbatterie raises €7.5M Series B from Munich Venture Partners, Chrysalix SET and Ecapital
Sonnenbatterie raises €7.5 million in its Series B financing round from the co-investors Munich Venture Partners, Chrysalix SET and Ecapital. The Bavarian startup sold over 4.000 smart energy storage systems. Via ecosummit
Rocket & Wirecard announce partnership
Wirecard is an international provider of electronic payment and risk management services. Today, Rocket Internet announced a partnership with them. Using Wirecard’s platform, Rocket Internet’s online companies will be able to offer international payment acceptance, acquiring and payment processes with the corresponding fraud prevention solutions. Via Wirecard
Rocket’s Tripda launches in the U.S.
Rocket‘s Tripda, an online ride-sharing marketplace launched in Northeast and Midwest America and will soon be available in the entire U.S. Tripda connects people who need rides with drivers who have empty car seats for long trips. Interesting. Rocket, who invested in May this year, often doesn’t focus on the U.S. market or launches services there.
Medical tourism startup raises €5 million