Category Archives: Denmark-Startups

Meet the 15 startups that made it to the finals of our pitch competition

On Friday of this week we’ll host the EU-Startups Conference 2016 at the Microsoft Atrium in Berlin. Aside of fireside chats with inspiring founders, networking and a panel discussion on crowdfunding, we’ll have an exciting pitch competition with 15 promising … Continue reading

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Smart company payment cards Pleo launched in beta

Pleo – the fintech startup based in London and Copenhagen – offers smart company payment cards to employees. Founders of the company stated that this is the first card in the world that comes with an AI assistant. Pleo invites … Continue reading

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Top 15: Europe’s biggest startup hubs in 2016

It’s time for our annual ranking of Europe’s biggest startup cities. Almost exactly 365 days have passed since we did our last research on this topic. Let’s see what has changed since then. In order to come up with the … Continue reading

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Danish startup Pleo wins Pioneer Of The Year 2016

The Danish fintech startup Pleo has received the “Pioneer of the Year 2016″ award as the best startup at the Pioneers Festival in Vienna. The startup offers smart company payment cards for employees. Pleo was founded by Jeppe Rindom and … Continue reading

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Some highlights from Money2020 – one of the biggest fintech conferences in Europe

With more than 3,500 attendees, 420 speakers, 200+ sponsors and 100+ media partners, the MONEY 2020 EUROPE, which was happening in Copenhagen last month, was one of the biggest Fintech events of the year. As we all know, Fintech (Financial technology) is … Continue reading

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Madrid-based recruiting platform Tyba acquired by Graduateland

Tyba, the Madrid-based platform for startup and technology company recruitment today announced that it has been acquired by Graduateland, a leading career network for students and graduates headquartered in Copenhagen. The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded in … Continue reading

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Workforce management solution Planday secures a $14 Million Series B investment from Idinvest and Creandum

Planday, the workforce management platform for shift-based businesses, today announces that it has raised a $14 million Series B round of funding. The round was led by new investors Idinvest, and also included Creandum, the lead investor in Planday’s Series … Continue reading

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5 promising startups from Denmark to look out for in 2016

Denmark is the home country of startup success stories like Zendesk, Tradeshift, Podio and many more. Copenhagen, the country’s capital city, ranks on place 9 on our list of Europe’s major startup hubs. In the beginning of this year, we took a … Continue reading

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Danish shareholder platform Capdesk expands to the UK and opens an office in London

The Danish startup Capdesk, a social shareholder platform that aims to make investments in SMEs accessible to all, has set the goal to conquer London. Christian Gabriel and Casper Arboll are the two young founders of Capdesk, which launched in November … Continue reading

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Danish deal aggregator Bownty receives €3.4 million in funding

The Danish startup Bownty collects deals from a total of 100 deal sites in Denmark, UK, Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, France, and Portugal. Currently Bownty offers deals in approximately 1200 cities in Europe. In 2014, Bownty acquired its biggest competitor … Continue reading

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