Daily Archive: April 6, 2021

Play Ventures raises $135 million for second fund to put money into sport startups

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Play Ventures has raised $135 million for second fund to put money into sport startups. The Play Ventures Fund II could have $135 million to speculate on the earth’s greatest sport makers an entrepreneurs, mentioned Harri Manninen, head of the fund, in an e-mail to GamesBeat.

The fund is far bigger than the corporate’s earlier $40 million fund, and altogether the corporate could have $175 million to put money into sport firms.

The corporate has been busy. Since December 2018, Play Ventures has

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Charles raises €6.4M seed to carry ‘conversational commerce’ to WhatsApp – TechCrunch

Charles, a Berlin-based startup that gives a “conversational-commerce” SaaS for companies that need to promote on WhatsApp and different chat apps, has raised €6.4 million in funding.

Led by Accel and HV Capital, the seed funding can be utilized by the corporate to scale and meet current demand for its conversational commerce platform.

Launched in 2020 by Artjem Weissbeck and Andreas Tussing after the pair had run a year-long experiment operating a retailer in WhatsApp, Charles allows companies to promote services by way of WhatsApp and different chat apps with the intention to “improve conversion price, buyer loyalty and finally

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