Category Archives: Finland-Startups

Helsinki-based Jolla has raises $12 million to further develop its mobile OS Sailfish

Jolla, the Finnish developer of the open mobile operating system Sailfish OS, today announced that it has secured new financing of $12 million to advance the Sailfish OS development and licensing business further. Jolla is currently also recruiting new software developers to strengthen its … Continue reading

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Helsinki-based health technology startup NetMedi raises $940k to expand across Europe

NetMedi, developer of the Kaiku® Health platform, announced the closing of a $940k seed investment round. The financing round has been led by Jaakko Ollila from Metsola Ventures, private investor and founder of Med Group Kustaa Piha, Harri Tilev from … Continue reading

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Finnish startup Magic Add secures $250K to create the internet of packaging

The Finnish startup Magic Add has raised $250,000 in angel funding for its “internet of packaging” solution (IoP). The Turku-based company has been working in partnership with the global food packaging specialist Huhtamaki on digitalized applications for foodservice packaging. According to Magic … Continue reading

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Feedbackly secures €500K in funding to launch the ultimate tool for improving customer experiences

Feedbackly, a Finnish startup dedicated to improving customer experiences and helping companies to increase their sales, has gathered new funding worth €500K to bring their total funding to €740K. The fresh capital comes from several sources, including East Wings and Birch Venture. The Helsinki-based … Continue reading

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Polish hardware investment fund Arkley VC expands beyond its borders

Arkley VC, one of the investors behind hybrid 3D printer favorite Zmorph 3D, has grown its portfolio over the last few weeks with three new hardware investments. These new investments move the Warsaw-based fund outside of its borders by investing … Continue reading

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Trip Republic secures seed funding to further develop its travel planning and booking app

Trip Republic, a Helsinki-based travel planning and booking startup, today announced the closing of a €200,000 angel round. This brings the total amount of funding for Trip Republic to €325,000. The young company, which was founded in 2015, intends to use … Continue reading

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CLANED, a new learning platform from Finland, has raised €4 million and is still in stealth mode

CLANED, a Helsinki-based education technology startup which is developing a personal learning platform, is still in stealth mode but has raised a total of €4 million with the latest seed investment of €1.3 million closed a few weeks ago. The … Continue reading

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Tampere-based IoT startup Wirepas secures €1.5 million in a Series A funding round

Wirepas, a Finnish device connectivity provider has raised an additional € 1.5 million in Series A funding from Vito Ventures and Inventure, adding to the initial € 1.5 million it raised in August 2015 from Inventure. Wirepas will use the … Continue reading

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Big Data: The new ‘natural’ resource

It’s no secret that data is valuable. At present there are ongoing discussions about the integrity of our data, the security of our data and the way in which companies we willingly give it to might be planning to use … Continue reading

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Finnish mobile game startup Kopla Games secures €700K seed investment

The Tampere-based mobile game startup Kopla Games announced today that it has secured a seed investment of €700,000. The fresh capital comes from German angel investor and serial entrepreneur Klaas Kersting, who founded the online games provider Gameforge and the … Continue reading

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