Events platform Bevy acquires Egypt’s Eventtus to scale its offering for enterprises – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes It’s been fascinating to watch the development of Eventtus, a startup I came across many years ago on my travels in the Middle East, finding them at the Rise-Up Summit in Cairo in 2012. Then, it was two young women who’d taken the Silicon Valley startup culture to heart and created their own take on … Read more

Younited Credit raises $170 million for its data-driven credit offering – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes French startup Younited Credit has raised a $170 million funding round. Goldman Sachs is leading the round with existing investors Eurazeo, Bpifrance and AG2R La Mondiale also participating. The company offers several credit products to European consumers. It also has a diversified distribution strategy. Consumer credit in Europe is completely different from consumer credit in … Read more

Gusto is now offering pieces of its service to other companies via API – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes This morning Gusto, a unicorn that sells payroll and benefits management software, announced that it will now offer part of its service via an API to external platforms. The new product, dubbed Gusto Embedded Payroll, will allow vertical SaaS companies to provide payroll support to their own customers. The move to provide elements of its … Read more