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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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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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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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10 Finnish startups to look out for in 2016

Finland is the home country of Supercell, the Angry Birds creator Rovio, and of many other big success stories in the recent history of online and mobile games. The land of a thousand lakes is definitely one of the most exciting … Continue reading

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Interview: What Leadfeeder learned from the pitch competition at Slush

With 15,000 attendees, 1,700 startups, 800 venture capital investors and more than 600 journalists Slush has clearly become one of the most important tech and startup events in Europe. One of the highlights in 2015 was definitely the Slush 100 … Continue reading

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Funzi launches mobile information and learning service for asylum seekers in Europe

While the debate on refugee crisis in Europe is going on, politicians fight over refugee quotas, some people do something to help. For example, a couple from Berlin launched website to help refugees find roommates in early September. Now, Finland-based Funzi, a … Continue reading

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Finnish startup Zero Keyboard introduces app for salespeople for entering information in CRM via voice and image recognition

Finnish Startup Zero Keyboard has announced a new kind of mobile application for sales reps to use Salesforce on the go. The official launch happened during the annual Dreamforce conference with 150,000 attendees. Zero Keyboard allows users to update their … Continue reading

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Equity crowdfunding platform Invesdor expands in Europe with €1M

The Finland-based licenced equity and debt platform Invesdor is the first European crowdfunding platform to have been granted a MiFID licence for investment advice, reception and transmission of orders, and placing of financial instruments. Today, the Invesdor team announced they have raised … Continue reading

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