Finnish companies expand their horizons
Finnish firm Fellow Finance is expanding its peer-to-peer lending platform to Denmark, while Finnish used car dealer Kamux is opening its fifth showroom in Germany.
FRA expands to Finland
Forensic Risk Alliance (FRA) has announced the opening of its new office in Helsinki and appointed two Finns as directors.
Mash and Verfone partner for delayed payment
Finnish fintech company Mash and Verifone are to provide a pay-later solution for use in physical stores across Europe.
Finnish startup democratises wealth management with automation
How do you feel about receiving financial advice from a machine? Finns are about to find out as Helsinki-based startup Evervest will launch the country’s first fully automated wealth management service.
Finland leads the way for business angel networks
FiBAN (Finnish Business Angels Network) has been making waves in European angel investing for some time now and has given rise to the creation of NordicBAN (Nordic Business Angels Network).
InvestorEye adds social dimension to investor communications
For many companies, managing investor relations means unilateral communications, which may turn into a strategic pitfall. On the other hand, small-scale investors often find it difficult to locate easily understandable investment information on companies. Investoreye offers a tool that solves both of these problems.
Basware signs five-year agreement with GKN Driveline
Finnish company Basware is to deliver accounts payable and e-invoicing services to GKN Driveline North America.
Finns lead the world in non-cash transactions
According to the 2015 World Payments Report, people in Finland make more non-cash payments than any other nationality in the world.
Mint of Finland sending currency to Ethiopia
The Mint of Finland Group has received a 20-million-euro order for metal coins from the Ethiopian Central Bank. The agreement spans three years and covers three different coin values.
OP Financial Group ranked as Europe’s strongest bank
According to Bloomberg Markets magazine’s annual list, Finland’s OP Financial Group is the strongest financial institution in Europe.