Category Archives: Sweden Startups

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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The last call: Pitch your startup at the EU-Startups Conference on Oktober 23 in Berlin

On the 23rd of October, we’re going to host the EU-Startups Conference 2015 at the holy cathedral of the Rainmaking Loft Berlin. We’ll have inspiring speakers (The founders of QuizClash, Sedo, …), a panel discussion with Europe’s leading startup accelerators, … Continue reading

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40 startups will join FOUNDER.org’s company building programme of 2016

FOUNDER.org, a team of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who invest in young innovators, welcomes new startups to the Class of 2016 soon. Each team has the chance to receive up to $100,000 in funding awards – after engaging in the FOUNDER.org company … Continue reading

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Podcasting platform Acast secures Series A funding to boost its growth and expasion plans

Acast, the Stockholm and London-based full service podcast platform that allows users to discover and share on-demand audio content enhanced with videos, images and links, announced today the closing of its Series A funding round. This includes an investment of … Continue reading

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Automile secures $5 Million, to make ‘All Cars Connected’

Automile, the platform that connects cars and their data to the cloud founded by serial entrepreneur Jens Nylander, has closed $5 million in Series A funding. With this new investment, Automile will expand its global presence and continue developing new … Continue reading

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