Funding Watch – August

Posted on 31st August 2017

Here is our no BS round up of London’s investments that took place in August:

Company Overview Investors Industry Last Round
Wonderbly Enables to order personalized fairy tale for our children Project A Ventures Greycroft Partners GV (Google Ventures) Allen & Company The Chernin Group Content Kids $ 8.5m SERIES B
Cobalt DL Private peer-to-peer network that significantly reduces post-trade cost and risk for financial market participants Henry Ritchotte Fintech NA EARLY VC
Neyber Enables employees to borrow and save together at fairer rates Wadhawan Global Capital Fintech £ 21.0m SERIES C
CarSpring Connecting sellers and prospective buyers of used vehicles Rocket Internet SE Fintech NA NA
DeepCrawl.com Crawler tool to understand and monitor technical issues to improve SEO performance Beringea Marketing £ 1.8m SERIES A
Cornerstone Delivers razor blades and shaving products on a subscription basis Calculus Capital Andy Oldham JXC Ventures Joe Middleton Nick Wheeler Wellness Beauty £ 3.5m EARLY VC
Symphony Ventures Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Intelligent Automation LivingBridge Robotics £ 3.5m SERIES A
Cera Professional home care for elderly people Auriens Medical Healthcare Directory £ 500k SEED
Glint Pay Stealth mode fintech startup Bray Capital Haruko Fukuda Oliver Bolitho Hugh Sloane Fintech £ 3.1m EARLY VC
Opus 2 International Provider of a collaborative legal technology platform Rothschild Group Legal Collaboration NA LATE VC
Prodigy Finance Crowdsourced funding for talented international students Balderton Capital Index Ventures AlphaCode Club Fintech $ 40m SERIES C
Prodigy Finance Crowdsourced funding for talented international students NA Fintech $ 200m DEBT
Domesting Booking platform to hire domestic services Como Xesgalicia Directory Home € 300k ANGEL
Domesting Booking platform to hire domestic services Vigo Activo Xesgalicia Directory Home € 200k DEBT
Landbay P2P lending platform for buy-to-let mortgages Seedrs Fintech £ 2.4m EARLY VC
CarSpring Connecting sellers and prospective buyers of used vehicles Channel 4 Transportation NA MEDIA FOR EQUITY

Data sourced from dealroom.co

Be sure to keep an eye out for our next funding watch!

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