Category Archives: Sweden Startups

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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Stockholm-based smart home startup Glue raises $3 million in seed funding

Glue, the Swedish smart home startup, enabling home access via mobile phones, today announces that it has raised $3 million in seed funding. The fresh capital will be used to support the continued development of an ecosystem around in-home delivery … Continue reading

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Here are the winners of Nordic Startup Awards

The Grand Finale at the leading award show for startups in the Nordics took place Tuesday evening in the beautiful Harpa Concert Hall in the Icelandic capital, Reykjavik. The Startup of the Year of the Nordics in 2016 is Realm.io.  It … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: TAVIQ, twago and Masabi

Week after week, we’re introducing you to exciting career opportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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Personal finance app Tink raises $10 million from Creades and SEB to launch a virtual bank

Sweden’s personal finance app Tink announced yesterday that they closed their Series B funding led by Creades and SEB that together with ABN AMRO and Sunstone Capital invests $10 million in Tink. The fresh capital will be used for the … Continue reading

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FundedByMe raises €1 million through its own crowdfunding platform

Today the Scandinavian crowdfunding platform FundedByMe launched its very own crowdfunding round with the goal is to raise €1 million. Within just a few hours, the company already raised about 45% of its goal. Last week FundedByMe got approval from … Continue reading

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Creandum IV: A Swedish VC fund committed to early stage startups in Europe

Creandum IV has been closed and € 180 million are going to be available for the European startup scene. This is Creandum’s largest early-stage fund so far. The investors are from the Nordic region, Europe, Middle East and North America. Among … Continue reading

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Sweden: 10 promising startups to watch in 2016

As in the previous years, we started 2016 with some research and the goal to create a list for each EU country which showcases some of the most promising startups to watch this year. Now it’s time for Sweden! Sweden has … Continue reading

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Truecaller reaches 200 million users and launches tagging feature

The free phonebook app Truecaller and dial pad replacement app Truedialer will now come equipped with a new option that will enable users to tag a contact based on a broad range of categories such as Transportation, Banking / Finance, or … Continue reading

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Stockholm-based MIND Music Labs presents the world’s first smart guitar at Web Summit 2015

The Stockholm-based startup MIND Music Labs is presenting the world’s first “Smart Guitar” at Dublin’s Web Summit today, with a LIVE demo during its PITCH competition. The young music company, which was founded in 2013, also just secured a low 6-digit … Continue reading

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