The Balderton Essential Guide to Employee Equity

Working with the entrepreneurs we back is at the heart of our work at Balderton. Every day, we work with CEOs and their teams, weighing options on every aspect of their internal and external...

News • Nov 24, 2017

Investment update: Zego raises £6M Series A to provide gig economy worker insurance

We're very excited to see Clerkenwell, London-based pay-as-you go insurance provider Zego announcing their £6m in series A funding today, led by Balderton and joined by original investor Local...

News • Nov 19, 2017 • Alice Lankester

Mojiworks raises £2.1M to pioneer platform-defining games for Facebook Messenger

We're tremendously excited to welcome a brand new company to our Portfolio today — Mojiworks — the UK startup focused purely on games for messaging platforms. Balderton Capital...

News • Nov 7, 2017

Recorded Future raises $25M to further extend their leading position in Threat Intelligence (TI)

Recorded Future, the leader in threat intelligence (TI), announced they have raised $25m in a Series E round to build on their growing momentum and expand their software and services to address the...

News • Nov 1, 2017

ROLI announces Pharrell Williams joins as Chief Creative Officer

The team at ROLI, the UK startup that has created next-generation musical instruments, announced today that Pharrell Williams, the producer, songwriter and cultural icon, will be joining the company...

News • Oct 25, 2017

Investment update: Hiya raises $18M to transform mobile calling worldwide

Hiya, the fast-growth startup which makes mobile phone calls more contextual for millions of users, today announces its $18M in Series A funding to expand globally. Balderton Capital is leading the...

News • Oct 19, 2017 • Alice Lankester

Kobalt Music appoints Bill Maris to board of directors, Series D expands to $89M

Independent music services company Kobalt Music has announced Bill Maris has joined the company's Board of Directors. The company also announced that the prominent venture capitalist’s new fund,...

News • Oct 12, 2017

Can people be persuaded to love their insurer?

Can people be persuaded to love their insurer? That was just one of the questions that more than a hundred people set out to explore at the first ever Balderton Debates night, held at our Kings...

News • Oct 11, 2017 • Rob Moffat

Investment update: The Curious AI Company raises $3.675m to continue pioneering AI research

We're delighted to announce funding in Helsinki-based The Curious AI Company, with a round that also includes Lifeline Ventures and Invus, along with new investors Data Collective, Jaan Tallinn,...

News • Sep 25, 2017 • Daniel Waterhouse

Investment update: Funnel raises $10m to expand its platform for fully automated marketing reporting

We're delighted to announce today that Stockholm-based Funnel has raised $10m in Series A, led by Balderton. Funnel is a SaaS business that allows marketers to automate their online marketing...

News • Sep 19, 2017

Investment update: Luno raises $9m

We're delighted to announce today funding in Luno, one of the world's most popular cryptocurrency platforms. Luno is launching across several new European markets, enabling people from 40 countries...

News • Sep 19, 2017

Investment update: Gocardless raises $22.5m

Gocardless today announced they have secured $22.5m in funding, with Accel, Balderton Capital, Notion and Passion participating in the round. Hiroki Takeuchi, CEO and founder, said:...

News • Sep 19, 2017

Investment update: Furhat Robotics raises $2.5m

We are delighted to announce today our seed round investment in Furhat Robotics, the startup that is putting social intelligence into robotics. The Swedish research startup, co-founded by Samer Al...

News • Sep 14, 2017

Investment update: Virtuo raises €7.5m to expand its 100% mobile-powered car rental platform

We are delighted to announce today that we are leading an investment of €7.5m in Virtuo, the leading start-up in Europe for 100% mobile car leasing founded by Karim Kaddoura and Thibault...

News • Sep 14, 2017

Press release: Virtuo

Virtuo, the leading start-up in Europe for 100% mobile car leasing, raises €7.5m from Balderton Capital 100% mobile car rental company plans rapid expansion in France and Europe Premium cars...

News • Sep 14, 2017

Press release: Furhat Robotics

Furhat Robotics, the startup that is putting social intelligence into robotics, raises $2.5m in a seed round led by Balderton Capital Leading artificial intelligence company collaborates with...

News • Sep 14, 2017

Press release: SOPHiA GENETICS

SOPHiA GENETICS, the pioneering Data-Driven Medicine company, raises $30m from UK’s Balderton Capital Artificial Intelligence analysis of big data for hospitals is leading to faster and...

News • Sep 13, 2017

Investment update: SOPHiA Genetics raises $30m

We are delighted to announce today that we are leading an investment of $30m in SOPHiA Genetics, the pioneering data-driven medicine company. Swiss-based SOPHiA has developed a platform that applies...

News • Sep 12, 2017 • James Wise

Investment Update: Tab Media raises $6m

We are delighted to share the news that Tab Media, the global youth media company, have raised $6m, in a round led by News Corp. We are participating in this round alongside Knight...

News • Sep 6, 2017

Press release: Labster

Education tech startup Labster raises $10m in series A funding to bring virtual lab simulations to students around the world Series A funding round led by Balderton Capital, with participation...

News • Sep 6, 2017