Caixa Capital TIC II

SUMMUS RENDER reinforces its plans for the future with a 1.600.000€ investment from Inveready Technology Investment Group and Caixa Capital Risc

• Summus Render is a tech company based in Madrid, specialising in mass computer processing. Its main business focus is 3D rendering for animation, architecture and engineering sectors.

• Inveready Technology Investment Group (www.inveready.com) is one of the first Spanish investment groups focusing on innovation companies in their initial stages of life, with investment needs of between €0,5 and 4 million.

• Caixa Capital Risc is “la Caixa” group’s investment arm for venture capital, which invests in start-ups and the early stages of innovative companies, both in the fields of technology and digital business, as well as in life sciences.

• The entry of Inveready and Caixa Capital Risc as SummuS Render’s share holders will support the development of the first virtual studio platform working 100% from the cloud, allowing them to decentralize the cycle of the animation process, and therefore eliminating fixed costs for their clients. The development of the platform and SUMMUS’ significant growth during the last two financial years, along with the support of its financial partners, are key for the success of the company’s ambitious growth plan.

• The investment provided by Inveready and la Caixa has been complemented with support from the CDTI and the Spanish Ministry of Economy’s EMPLEA program.

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(Español) “la Caixa” e Inveready lideran una inversión de 1,3 millones de euros en Nanusens

(Español) • La compañía se dedica al desarrollo y diseño de dispositivos de microelectrónica para aplicaciones en movilidad, automoción, wearables y dispositivos conectados (Internet of Things –IoT).

• Caixa Capital Risc, la gestora de capital riesgo de “la Caixa”, e Inveready, a través del fondo Inveready First II, lideran la ronda, a la que hay que sumar la participación de inversores minoritarios privados.

• La ronda se destinará a finalizar las pruebas de un nuevo sensor de alto rendimiento y a preparar la compañía para la producción.

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Imaging specialist Wooptix secures US$3.3 million in Series-A funding

The technology has broad applications, from 3D acquisition using a single camera of a mobile phone to high precision measurements for industrial purposes using portable devices. Natural3D technology can be implemented for both photo and video acquisition using a single camera with standard optics.

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TravelC raise a one million funding round and take over Hotelerum

(Español) • La compañía desarrolla una plataforma tecnológica para la organización de viajes a medida basada en una combinación inédita de motores de búsqueda, paquetización y reserva.

• La ronda está liderada por Caixa Capital Risc, la gestora de capital riesgo de “la Caixa”, y va dirigida a reforzar el crecimiento internacional y el desarrollo de nuevas mejoras tecnológicas.

• La absorción de Hotelerum, una solución tecnológica para hoteles, favorecerá las sinergias comerciales y la incorporación de un equipo gestor con amplia experiencia.

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Klikin cierra una ronda de financiación de 1,7M€ liderada por “la Caixa”, a la que se suman Padeinvest y business angels del IESE

(Español) • La plataforma cuenta con más de 100.000 usuarios y ha generado transacciones por valor de más de 2 millones de euros.
• Klikin busca devolver el control al comercio local y poner “la calle en la palma de la mano” al usuario.

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