Win 1M EUR in CEE Startup Challenge

Vestbee, leading dealflow platform that connects global VC funds, corporates, accelerators and business angels with startups and scaleups from Central & Eastern Europe together with CEE Business Angels Network, has launched the third edition of CEE Startup Challenge (www.ceestartupchallenge.com) –…

CEE Fintech Challenge has just launched

Vestbee, online platform that connects global business angels, VC funds and corporates with startups and scaleups from Central & Eastern Europe in cooperation with CEE Business Angels Network has just launched the first online fintech competition in the region, CEE…

Content Insights raised a new 2.1M EUR round lead by South Central Ventures

June 27th, Novi Sad, Serbia Editorial Intelligence Start-up Content Insights raised a pre-scale seed round lead by South Central Ventures and followed by existing investors North Base Media and Neveq. The Company. Content Insights will continue to deliver a unique…

Raiffeisen Bank International AG launches “Elevator Ventures”

Today, Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) launched a corporate venture capital (CVC) company called “Elevator Ventures”, which will provide € 25 million in investment capital. Elevator Ventures will focus on strategic direct investments in later-stage fintechs, co-investments with partner investors…

South Central Ventures invests in LittleDot, the ultimate digital parenting platform

On 19 April 2018 in Zagreb, South Central Ventures announced the latest addition to their portfolio – LittleDot. Built by Dario Simovic and Dr.Milivoj Jovancevic. LittleDot is a platform which connects parents to pediatricians and other specialists in real-time and…

EU pumping $2.6 billion into Europe’s VC funds

The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) have launched a Pan-European Venture Capital Funds-of-Funds programme (VentureEU) to boost investment in innovative start-up and scale-up companies across Europe. Europe boasts a wealth of talent, world-class researchers and skilled entrepreneurs,…

Elevator Lab Challenges: the CEE region’s largest fin-tech acceleration program

On 2 April, Raiffeisen Bank Bulgaria, the Bulgarian network bank of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI), started the application phase for its local “Elevator Lab Challenge”. Bulgarian start-ups have now time until 17 June to apply with their ideas and solutions…

TradeCore Raises $3 Million Led by South Central Ventures

TradeCore, a Belgrade-based FinTech company has raised $3 million in funding led by South Central Ventures. TradeCore has broken ground with their platform and unique tools for brokers and financial service providers and will continue to grow their client base…

Hunch closes first round financing from SC Ventures to bring AI to ad-tech

SC Ventures is excited to announce its investment in Hunch, an Ad-tech SaaS technology company that helps businesses deliver automated, optimized, and personalized ads to users on leading digital advertising platforms like Facebook, Adwords, Instagram, Twitter, and Linkedin. The funding…

Croatian IoT startup receives 1 million € from SCVentures

South Central Ventures has announced its latest investment in the Croatian startup Sentinel, a leading smart solution provider for recreational boats in the Adriatic sea, with a vision of “Building IoT at sea”. The € 1 million investment from ENIF…