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  • Hannover - 30.01.2012 1.4 million series A financing of Implandata Ophthalmic Products GmbH: new kind of diagnosis tool for glaucoma therapy shortly before market launch

    Hanover-based Implandata Ophthalmic Products GmbH distinguishes itself with innovative medical technology and will soon be executing the market launch of a promising system for monitoring the chronic eye disease of glaucoma. In a first closing round, Hannover Beteiligungsfonds, High-Tech Gründerfonds and a group of private investors are investing approx. €1.4 m in the young medical technology

  • Bonn - 25.01.2012 Cleantech – Energy Market of the Future

    Sharing Expertise at the Technology Conference in Bonn on 1st February The energy policy of the German government sends a clear signal in the direction of cleantech, and thus to clean, environmentally-sound technologies. The objective is a steady, secured and inexpensive energy supply in Germany. This presents major challenges to energy companies, especially in the field of renewable energies.

  • Bonn - 18.01.2012 Innovation meets strong partners

    On 1st February 2012 High-Tech Gründerfonds is holding the third High-Tech Partnering Conference in Bonn. The technology conference has become a pivotal networking platform between innovative technology companies and the established industry. Awaiting the approx. 200 high-ranking representatives from industry and commerce is a mixture of demanding specialist workshops, prominent keynote speakers

  • Bonn / Munich - 11.01.2012 Telephone systems “from the cloud” – BayernLB Capital Partner joins existing investors in investing in nfon AG.

      Telephone systems “from the cloud” – BayernLB Capital Partner joins existing investors in investing in nfon AG.  BayernLB Capital Partner is putting its money on virtual telephone systems and has concluded a banner year with its seventh investment in 2011. Founded in 2007, the Munich-based company nfon, which offers telephone systems “from the cloud”, was able to use its impressive

  • Nuremberg - 22.12.2011 Eyesight & Vision GmbH: High-Tech Gründerfonds and Bayern Kapital invest in technology for improved cataract eye surgery

    Eyesight & Vision GmbH, a specialist in intraoperative aberrometry equipment, has successfully completed a first round of financing with High-Tech Gründerfonds and SeedFonds Bayern. This is intended to make the patented Eyesight & Vision technology ready for market introduction. Eyesight & Vision GmbH develops and markets diagnostic equipment for refractive eye surgery, i.e. for

  • Bonn - 22.12.2011 Enterprise 2.0 Solutions from Start-ups at the Technology Conference in Bonn on 1st February

    More and more companies are using their own wikis or other virtual project tools to coordinate internal and external workflows. These virtual solutions are not just changing the workflows, but also the corporate structure. Which concepts will be changing the future of the working world will be discussed by experts in the field in the topic-specific workshop at the High-Tech Partnering Conference

  • Hamburg - 20.12.2011 First German Yield Optimizer RevenueMax brings new Investors on Board

    The Hamburg-based online marketing company wins High-Tech Gründerfonds as a new investor. Growth and product development are expected to be increasing in the coming months with the help and the capital of the new partner. RevenueMax AG helps website operators and marketers increase their advertising marketing yields. To do this, the Hamburg-based company aggregates large volumes of traffic

  • Bonn - 19.12.2011 Innovations in Medical Technology

    Sharing Expertise at the Technology Conference in Bonn on 1st February The availability of high-quality health care is of great importance to the medical technology companies in Germany. In global statistics Germany is the third largest producer of medical technology after the USA and Japan. How important the introduction of medical technology innovations to the health care market is and what

  • Berlin / Bonn / Hamburg - 14.12.2011 BVMed, Earlybird and High-Tech Gründerfonds launch “MedTech Radar” – a media service about innovations in medical technology

    The German Medical Technology Association (BVMed), Earlybird Venture Capital and High-Tech Gründerfonds launch "MedTech Radar" – a joint media service about innovation transfer and financing in the medical technology sector in Germany. Illustrated with examples from the industry, the periodic media service will give an insight into the world of innovation in the medtech sector, analyse

  • Bonn / Landshut / Nuremberg - 13.12.2011 HTGF, Bayern Kapital and Dr. Dieter Manstein invest in GME Medical Engineering GmbH

    The High-Tech Gründerfonds, Bayern Kapital and Dr. Dieter Manstein invest € 750.000 in the development of a new generation of laser and light systems for dermatological applications. Laser and light systems are used worldwide by a growing number of dermatologists and plastic surgeons to treat skin diseases and for aesthetic applications. GME German Medical Engineering GmbH ("GME") is

  • Bonn / Munich - 12.12.2011 Smartblue receives seed financing for the intelligent monitoring of photovoltaic systems

    "With existing monitoring solutions of photovoltaic systems, you cannot tell whether there was a bad summer or whether the PV system had a defect,“ explains Dr. Philipp Geiger, one of smartblue’s two founders. "We want to change this, because at the end of the day, PV systems have to work perfectly to prevent the investment from losing money. But also because the contribution to the energy

  • Berlin / Mühlheim an der Ruhr - 08.12.2011 Tengelmann invests in Online Games Publisher Neonga AG

    Neonga AG - an online games publishing specialist based in Berlin - has successfully completed a new financing round with Tengelmann Ventures GmbH being the lead investor. This investment was accompanied by the already existing shareholders High-Tech Gründerfonds as well as VC Fonds Kreativwirtschaft Berlin, the latter of which is managed by IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft. Since Neonga was

  • Bonn / Munich - 01.12.2011 CargoGuard: Well equipped for continued growth

    CargoGuard GmbH, based in Munich, reports the conclusion of an extremely successful financing round with four new investors: BayBG Bayerische Beteiligungsgesllschaft, LBBW venture, FBcon and M-Investar. At the same time virtually all of the old shareholders, including High-Tech Gründerfonds and Bayern Kapital are increasing their shareholdings. Overall, the company founded in 2007 will receive

  • Bonn/Kiel, Wetter - 28.11.2011 TAPROGGE ESACO raises its stake in TER-RAWATER – exit for High-Tech Gründerfonds

    High-Tech Gründerfonds has successfully sold its stake in TERRAWATER GmbH. TAPROGGE ESACO further expands shareholdings in TERRAWATER GmbH as a strategic investor. TERRAWATER was founded by Nicolas Heyn, Till Schlickum and Thomas Brendel in 2007. With financial support from High-Tech Gründerfonds the company was able to successfully further develop its technology for modular seawater

  • Darmstadt - 25.11.2011 Zedira licenses ZED-101 for celiac disease therapy to Dr. Falk Pharma in Europe

    First successful 'Pharma Deal' of High-Tech Gründerfonds Portfolio company Zedira GmbH today announced that it has licensed exclusive rights to develop and market ZED-101 in Europe to Dr. Falk Pharma GmbH, Germany. ZED-101 is a new chemical entity blocking specifically tissue transglutaminase. Tissue transglutaminase is the key player in pathogenesis of celiac disease. Under the terms of