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Visual commerce platform Photoslurp receives €750K in investment

Photoslurp, the leading visual commerce platform in Europe, just received an investment of €750.000. Inveready Technology Investment Group, a leading VC in Spain, led the Photoslurp investment with participation from Bankinter VC (through the Entrepreneurship Programme of Bankinter’s Innvoation Foundation), Caixa Capital Risc and ICF. This is Photoslurp’s first investment, since the company was co-founded in 2014 by Ben Heinkel and Eulogi Bordas, having been completely bootstrapped to this point.

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Transplant Biomedicals closes first investment in health of 2017 in Spain, €2.5 million

Caixa Capital Risc and Kereon Partners invest in spin-off created from
IDIBAPS-Hospital Clinic Barcelona technology transfer
The company will begin clinical trials on a device to improve the quality and
viability of kidney and liver transplants, which are the most common types in
Spain (2,905 and 1,162 respectively in 2015)
6 in 10 organs transplanted fail for various reasons, including current
transport storage methods (in picnic-style coolers)
Transplant Biomedicals has now raised more private capital than any other
non-diagnostic medical device company in Spain

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(Español) Nautal cierra una ronda de financiación de un millón de euros para iniciar la expansión internacional

(Español) • La ronda está liderada por Caixa Capital Risc, la gestora de capital riesgo de “la Caixa” y cuenta con la participación de la Red de Business Angels de IESE.

• www.Nautal.es es la agencia de alquiler online de embarcaciones con y sin patrón líder en España y cuenta con 9.000 embarcaciones por todo el mundo.

• El importe de la ronda va dirigido a consolidar su liderazgo en España, convertirse en líder europeo e iniciar la expansión al mercado americano.

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(Español) La startup Transplant Biomedicals capta 1,5 millones de euros

(Español) • Los recursos obtenidos se destinarán a acelerar el desarrollo y comercialización de su primer producto, un innovador dispositivo médico de preservación y transporte de órganos para trasplante

• La operación está liderada por Kereon Partners conjuntamente con Caixa Capital Risc, la gestora de capital riesgo de “la Caixa” y varios inversores privados. A la ronda también hay que sumar financiación pública

• Transplant Biomedicals es una spinoff del IDIBAPS, fundada en 2014 con la misión de hacer llegar a los hospitales, laboratorios y pacientes de todo el mundo estrategias médicas innovadoras para mejorar la preservación y transporte de órganos, tejidos y células para trasplante

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Notegraphy, a mobile and web app that considerably improves everything we write and share online through design, closes a €575,000 second round of funding

Participants in this round include investors from the ESADE BAN network of business angels, Caixa Capital Risc, the venture capital arm of “la Caixa” as well as VC Kibo Ventures who also participated in the first round in 2014.

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