Tag: Adzuna


Adzuna hits its crowdfunding target

Adzuna hits its crowdfunding target

U.K.-based job search engine Adzuna successfully raised its crowdfunding target of £1.5 million pounds ($2.3 million U.S.) only three weeks after launching the fund-raising round. The total number of investors currently stands at 438, and it has so far raised £1,644,474. The amount of equity offered was increased in line with the over-subscription and now stand


Adzuna sweetens deal for crowd-investors

Adzuna sweetens deal for crowd-investors

U.K.-based jobs search engine Adzuna seems to be well on its way to its goal of raising 1.5 million pound sterling ($2.3 million U.S.) from the crowd, in exchange for 5.89 percent of the company in the form of Series B Ordinary or Series B Preferred shares. We first reported on the campaign here. Rough


Adzuna turns to crowd for funding

Adzuna turns to crowd for funding

U.K.-based job search engine Adzuna took the unusual step (in the classifieds industry at least) of inviting individuals to become shareholders in the business, when it launched a crowdfunding campaign on the crowdfunding platform Crowdcube earlier this week. Adzuna hopes to raise 1.5 million pounds sterling ($2.3 million U.S.) from the crowd for 5.89 percent of the company. The fund-raising ca


Fatfish backs Seek challenger

Fatfish backs Seek challenger

Sydney and Singapore-based internet ventures firm, Fatfish Internet Group, has invested SD$40,000 (AUD$50,000) seed funding in online recruitment start up Nvoi, launched in November 2014 as a disruptor to market giant Seek.com. Fatfish is one of a number of investors contributing in a AUD$400,000 round of seed investment in Nvoi ahead of a


Adzuna goes live in Poland

Adzuna goes live in Poland

Adzuna, London-based job, auto and real estate search engine, has just announced it launched a job search engine with over 46,000 jobs in Poland (here) on January 14. Adzuna has been operating since April 2011 and it is known for the innovative way it links to social media, such as Facebook and LinkedIn, and for its labor market statistics. In March 2013, Adzu


Fairfax targets Seek with Adzuna tie-in

Fairfax targets Seek with Adzuna tie-in

Updated with Seek listing count and comment Fairfax Media in Australia is beefing up its recruitment advertising efforts, which were once dominated by the “rivers of gold” classified print ads in the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age of Melbourne, by working with job-listing aggregator Adzuna to try to overtake Seek.com. Fairfax today (Thursday) 

Adzuna launches Jobsworth

Adzuna launches Jobsworth

Adzuna is celebrating its second birthday with the announcement of a new tool that claims to predict the likely pay rate for all those job adverts that fail to specify the salary. The tool is said to work by analysing half a million U.K. job ads per day based on keywords of factors known to influence salaries including company size, industry sector, location,etc. Using that information the tool


Adzuna goes to Zuma country

Adzuna goes to Zuma country

Adzuna, the London-based job, auto and real estate search engine, has been back on the international expansion trail. Without big fanfare, it launched a job search engine with 50,000 jobs in South Africa (here) on March 25. [caption id="attachment_34574" align="alignleft" width="144"]<a



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