Lars Kolind and Allan Søgaard Larsen invest millions in Conferize

Allan Søgaard Larsen, co-owner of Falck and its former CEO, and Lars Kolind, investor and former director of Oticon, has invested 16.2 million DDK (2.2 million euro) in a Danish startup – Conferize. “When I met Lars Kolind, he was very excited about what we were doing. So, when we got an offer we could […]

The Øresund region: top in the Nordics

Recently numbers analysted by The Nordic Web, show clearly that the Øresund region, which consists of Greater Copenhagen and Southern Sweden, is the second strongest region in all of the Nordics. Over a quarter of all investments According to a recent mapping of investments made in the Nordics between 2014-2016, the Oresund region amassed 30% […]

Lund University is investing in digital construction company

Lars Dahlen, business angel together with Lund University’s holding company – LU Holding AB has just invested SEK 3.2 million (€ 0.3 million) into Fieldly, Sweden-based company. “Fieldly has a great potential to change the future of the construction companies. Personally, I find it very inspiring to be able to contribute to the shift of the […]

Danish IT entrepreneur Martin Thorborg sells another company

Back in December Martin Thorborg sold his Copenhagen-based online accounting program Dinero to Visma, Nordic’s leading provider of online IT systems in financial management. And now it became known about the sale of another company – web portal Ageras was acquired by Bahraini investment company Investcorp for undisclosed amount. In the interview to Computerworld.DK Martin […]

CovR Security gets funding for international expansion

Malmo-based CovR Security is working on development of international version of bank-ID, and recently the company received  10 million SEK (1 mln euro) for international expansion, reports DiDigital. The company was founded in early 2015 by tech entrepreneur Patrik Malmberg and cyber-security expert Peter Alexanderson, who among other things is a key figure behind the banks’ security systems […]

Lund-based Mistbase is acquired by hardware giant ARM

Mistbase is Lund-based startup that develops less expensive hardware and software for wireless communication between connected devices. Founded in 2015 by Michal Stala and Magnus Midholt together with Lund University’s holding company, LU Holding AB, Mistbased has now been acquired by hardware giant ARM. Neither party shared the details of transaction, but in April last […]

MonTa BioSciences raises funding for a promising cancer treatment

The Copenhagen-based biotech company MonTa BioSciences has just raised €270,000 (over 2 mln DKK) from the incubator Pre-Seed Innovation for their promising cancer treatment, shared in an official press-release. Their new cancer drug is designed to actively train the body’s immune system to recognize and destroy cancer cells. Five Danish entrepreneurs have found a method […]

Touchize – a solution that will save mobile e-commerce

Mobile traffic is increasing exponentially, and according to a number of reports it has already surpassed computer-based traffic. However, even though more people are browsing the net via phones, still only few end up doing purchases on mobile devices. This indicates a large gap and a potential that many online merchants are concerned about. Malmo-based […]

Startups from Skåne that innovate future

Skåne has always been a place of innovation. Firms here regardless of size have always been working hard on cutting-edge technologies to push the world forward. The famous Bluetooth and the first artificial kidney are a few the best examples of how innovation from Skåne could shape the way we live. After all, those are […]

PayLane is Integrated with DNB

Polish Startup PayLane is  integrated with DNB.  Now the Nordic customers of DNB bank can use SEPA direct debit to make transaction.  Online payment service provider Paylane is integrated with DNB, Norway’s biggest financial service group.  It is good news for Scandinavian merchants who have DNB bank account. They can make transaction within the SEPA […]