Crowd Mobile, a global crowdsourced micro-job business, has raised $2 million in its latest funding round and acquired UK text and answer service Any Questions Answered.
The startup world seems to move a mile a minute and we know it can be hard to keep up, so Startup Daily has decided to introduce a weekly news round up of all of the week’s big mergers and acquisitions you may have missed. Every Friday, we will help you get up to speed with all the wheeling and dealing that’s gone on around the world in startup land. Since this is our first, today we will be looking back across January.
The Sydney Seed fund is a new early stage investment fund, which has been launched by some of the best Sydney based tech entrepreneurs and investors on the scene. In addition to funding startups up to $100,000 the team will be building and supporting the Sydney Seed Fund ecosystem, which is aiming to leverage the relationships from all of their supporters.
Aussie born company 99designs announced the acquisition of the largest online design market place in Germany yesterday 12designs. The acquisition of the second largest online design marketplace behind themselves in Europe is all part of the companies intense focus on international expansion. CEO of 99designs Patrick Llewellyn was in Germany for the announcment yesterday.