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SMP advises 42CAP on investment in emporix Press

SMP advised the Munich-based early-stage investor 42CAP on its investment in the Swiss e-commerce software company emporix. Lead investor 42CAP, together with hybris founder Carsten Thoma, invested in the start-up, which offers cloud-based and agile e-commerce software.

Frederik Gärtner Dr. Frederik Gärtner September 15, 2020
SMP advises APEX Ventures on investments in Phantasma Labs and DeepSpin Press

SMP advised early stage investor APEX Ventures on two financing rounds. In Q2 2020, a team led by SMP partner Martin Schaper advised APEX Digital Health on its investment in the Berlin-based MedTech startup DeepSpin. Recently, SMP also advised APEX Ventures on the seed financing round of the Berlin-based startup Phantasma Labs.

Dr. Martin Schaper September 09, 2020
SMP advises German-Austrian FinTech on its latest financing round Press

SMP has advised the Berlin Fintech on its latest financing round. Leadinvestor was Calm/Storm Ventures, a new fund initiated by Lucas Polagnoli and Michael Ströck. In addition to Calm/Storm Ventures, business angels and existing investors invested in the Fintech company specialized on real estate lending.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich September 08, 2020
SMP advises LocalGlobe on investment in Apheris AI Press

SMP has advised UK-based investor LocalGlobe on its investment in deeptech company Apheris AI. Apheris AI is specialized in the data privacy-preserving collection and analysis of data by use of artificial intelligence. Their solution allows companies to collaborate securely and build privacy-preserving data ecosystems. Besides LocalGlobe, Dig Ventures Coöpertif U.A, Reil Ventures, Fund I GmbH & Co. KG, Ian Hogarth, Bay Meadow Limited Partnership and existing shareholders participated in the financing round.

Dr. Tim Schlösser September 03, 2020
SMP advises IDnow on the acquisition of Wirecard Communication Services Press

SMP has advised the provider of Identity Verification-as-a-service-solutions IDnow GmbH on the acquisition of the business operations of Wirecard Communication Services GmbH. In the course of the insolvency of the group's parent company (Wirecard AG) and other group companies, the consulting and information services provider experienced financial difficulties and has been acquired by IDnow by way of an asset sale out of insolvency.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich September 01, 2020
SMP advises healthtech start-up Aignostics on financing round Press

SMP advised Aignostics, a spin-off of the Charité Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health, on its seed financing round. The volume of the round, led by the Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund, amounts to EUR 5 million. Other investors include High-Tech Gründerfonds, IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft and Future Capital.

Dr. Martin Schaper September 01, 2020
SMP advises La Famiglia on the launch of a new fund for TransTech startups Press

SMP advised the venture capitalist La Famiglia on the launch of its second fund. With a volume of 50 million euros, the fund is significantly larger than the first fund generation launched in 2017 and is designed to support TransTech companies.

Dr. Fabian Euhus August 26, 2020
SMP advises InsureQ on seed financing round Press

SMP advised the Munich-based insurance start-up InsureQ on its seed financing round. Rocket Internet's new early stage fund Flash Ventures invested in the InsurTech. InsureQ digitalizes insurance sales.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich August 13, 2020
SMP advises Everphone on Series B financing round Press

SMP has advised the smartphone rental service Everphone in its Series B financing round. In addition to lead investor Signals VC, AlleyCorp, Telekom Innovation Pool and the Dutch NIBC Bank invested a total of around 34 million euros in the Berlin-based company.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich July 31, 2020