WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

 A year after raising $ 100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be worth $ 610… Continue Reading

More Money Into The Cloud As NewVoiceMedia Gets $30M For Its Contact Center Solutions

 As more businesses move their IT from on-premise solutions and into networked, cloud-based services, startups that are building products for them to do this are raking in yet more funding as they grow. NewVoiceMedia, a UK business that offers a solution for… Continue Reading

EnergyElephant Wants To Help Every Business Save Money On Their Energy Bill

 Today at the TechCrunch Disrupt London Startup Battlefield, EnergyElephant presented its “energy analysis” service to a crowded hall of investors, developers and entrepreneurs. The startup, bootstrapped to date, takes in a company’s energy use information — a bill, in other… Continue Reading

Paribus Raises $2.1 Million For Its Service That Saves Online Shoppers Money When Prices Drop

 A service that helps online shoppers save when prices drop, Paribus, has raised $ 2.1 million in seed funding to continue to grow its business following the startup’s participation in the Y Combinator summer program and the Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch… Continue Reading