Nordcloud secures EUR 20 million funding

February 14, 2019

Finnish public cloud services company Nordcloud has raised 20 million euros from Finnvera and OP Corporate Bank.

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Thirdpresence expands international presence

February 13, 2019

Helsinki-based video advertising company Thirdpresence has bought video platform Flowplayer, which has offices around the world in cities such as New York and London.

RELEX brings home USD 200 million in funding

February 6, 2019

Finnish software startup RELEX Solutions has landed one of the biggest Finnish startup investments to date, banking a 200 million-US dollar minority investment from Technology Crossover Ventures.

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GetJenny gets AI chatting with EUR 2 million

February 5, 2019

Finnish AI platform GetJenny has raised two million euros in seed funding for its “human-directed” AI chatbots.

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720 Degrees raises funding from Pi Labs

February 4, 2019

Finnish climate analytics startup 720 Degrees has raised 2.9 million euros in funding. The capital injection consists of funding from the property technology-focused venture capital firm Pi Labs and grants from Business Finland and Horizon 2020.

SkenarioLabs funded by innogy Innovation Hub

February 1, 2019

Finnish startup SkenarioLabs has closed a seed funding round led by innogy Innovation Hub, the accelerator and venture capital arm of German energy company innogy SE.

Big developments for Finns in Sweden

January 31, 2019

Finnish technology, strategy and design company Solita is expanding to Gothenburg, while Swedish company Humana is acquiring Finnish care provider Coronaria Hoiva.

FORCIOT raises EUR 4 million for stretchable electronics

January 30, 2019

Swedish vehicle giant Volvo and German material engineering corporation Heraeus have together invested four million euros in Tampere-based stretchable electronics startup FORCIOT.

MetGen receives EUR 500K in EU funding

January 29, 2019

Finnish biotech company MetGen has secured 500 000 euros in funding for its role in the EU-funded WoodZymes research project.

Zoosh Group to invest in Tampere startup scene

January 28, 2019

The Irish digital design, development and investment house Zoosh Group is planning to invest in Tampere-based startups and establish an R&D department in the Finnish city.

Nightingale secures EUR 20 million in funding

January 22, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a 20 million-euro loan to Nightingale Health, boosting the Finnish biotech company’s research and development efforts.