Lightneer closes USD 5 million seed funding round

August 16, 2017

Finnish gaming studio Lightneer has raised five million US dollars in its latest seed funding round, as it prepares to release its learning game Big Bang Legends globally.

Humana acquires Finnish Nordic Senior Services

August 15, 2017

Nordic Senior Services is now part of Humana’s Finnish subsidiary, in a move that strengthens the Swedish company’s position in Finland and enables it to expand to new care segments.

Health Invest receives USD 1.5 million boost

August 14, 2017

Finnish digital healthcare firm Health Invest has closed its latest round of funding.

Davis-Standard snaps up Maillefer

August 10, 2017

Finnish wire, cable, pipe and tube production technology company Maillefer International has been acquired by US-based plastic and rubber extrusion and converting systems producer Davis-Standard.

Storent acquires Cramo in Latvia and Kaliningrad

August 3, 2017

AS Storent Investments (Storent), a leading industrial equipment rental company in the Baltics, has acquired the Latvia and Kaliningrad branches of Finnish industrial equipment rental providers Cramo.

MacPaw acquires Finnish software The Unarchiver

August 2, 2017

MacPaw, a Ukrainian app developer for macOS, has purchased the popular The Archiver family of apps, labeled as the essential file-extraction utility for Mac users on the Mac App Store.

Doerz gathers over 100K from crowds

August 1, 2017

Finnish service for sharing experiences Doerz has closed an equity crowdfunding round successfully, passing its 100 000-euro goal.

Investments

Injeq bags big money

July 5, 2017

Medical device company Injeq has closed a share issue that speeds up the European market entry for its first product, Injeq IQ-Needle.

Investments

Finland is top Nordic destination for FDI

July 5, 2017

Finland continues to be the most attractive Nordic country for securing foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with 133 ventures commenced in 2016.

Cabonline grabs the wheel in two Finnish taxis

July 4, 2017

Swedish taxi industry heavyweight Cabonline Group enters the Finnish taxi market by acquiring the Kovanen and Mankkaan Taksi family businesses.

Two Finnish firms boosted by crowds

July 3, 2017

Plantui and BrightCharger have both successfully completed their crowdfunding rounds, Plantui on Invesdor and BrightCharger on Indiegogo.