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SME Financing Platform DBT Gets €286M From NatWest and Värde Partners

Swedish SME financing platform DBT has closed a SEK 3.1 billion (approximately €286 million) debt facility from UK bank NatWest

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Denmark and Iceland Startups Dominate the Nordic Fintech Awards 2022

The Nordic Fintech Awards was held on 27 September 2022 during the annual Nordic Fintech Week organised by Copenhagen Fintech.

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Top 20 Startups in Finland in 2022

The Helsinki Fintech Farm has published its annual ranking of the top fintech startups in Finland calculated based on the

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Sweden, Norway and Israel Explore Interlinking CBDC Systems for International Payments

Sveriges Riksbank, Norges Bank, Bank of Israel, and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) are launching Project Icebreaker to explore

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Lithuania’s SME Finance Expands its Footprint to Finland

Lithuanian financing platform SME Finance has opened for business in Finland to provide loans to smaller businesses, including those with

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Norway, Iceland Join Consortium to Develop Payments Pilot for EU Digital ID Wallet

The Nordic-Baltic eID Project (NOBID) is leading a consortium of six countries—Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Latvia and Norway—to deliver a

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10 Nordic Startups Selected for the Lighthouse FINITIV 2022 Fall Programme

15 fintech companies – 10 from the Nordic region and five from the Baltic region – were selected to participate

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Danish Fintech Moneyflow Bags €250 Million Debt Financing From Aion Bank

Danish embedded finance startup Moneyflow has entered into a debt financing agreement with Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) provider Aion Bank to enable

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Findynet Gets €3 Million Grant to Develop Finland’s Digital Identity Network

The Finnish Ministry of Finance has awarded the Findynet Cooperative a three million euro government grant to build a pilot

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F10 Launches Climate Fintech-Focused Incubator in the Nordics and Baltics

F10, an innovation ecosystem for fintech and insurtech with hubs in Switzerland, Singapore, and Spain, announced the launch of an

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Axo Announces Acquisition of Defero

Axo, a distributor of personal finance products in the Nordic region and portfolio company of Corsair, a private equity firm

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Ageras Buying German Neo-Bank Kontist

Copenhagen based Ageras Group announced that it has acquired Kontist, a Berlin-based neo-bank focused on the complex accounting and banking

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Swedish Fintech Zimpler Enters Norway as Part of Their International Expansion

Zimpler, a fintech company born in Sweden, announced today that it has gone live in Norway. Following Sweden, Finland, Germany,

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iDenfy Partners With the Swedish Fintech Juni

The Lithuanian identity verification and compliance company iDenfy, joined forces with Juni, the financial management platform made for ecommerce. iDenfy’s

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SEB Venture Participates in 33m EUR Round of Lysa

SEB Venture Capital is making an investment in one of Europe’s fastest-growing automated savings platforms, Lysa. As part of the

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Swedish Fintech Juni Raises US$206 Million Funding

Juni, a Swedish banking platform for e-commerce and online marketing companies, announced the closing of its US$206 million funding round,

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Revolut Partners With Tink for European Payments

Tink, the Stockholm-based open banking platform, and Revolut, the global financial super app with more than 18 million customers worldwide,

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Signicat Acquires Sphonic

Norway’s Signicat, a leading provider of digital identity and electronic signature solutions, is acquiring all shares in the UK-headquartered anti-fraud

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Tink Expands Open Banking Payments Services to Finland and Norway

Tink, Europe’s leading open banking platform, has announced the expansion of its open banking payments services to five new markets

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SEB Partners with Fintech Startup Humla

SEB is entering into a strategic partnership with Humla, a fintech startup within Axel Johnson set out to drive innovation

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Payment Firms Dominate Mastercard’s Lighthouse FINITIV 2022 Programme

Five payment acceptance startups were among the 15 selected to meet Mastercard in the Lighthouse FINITIV programme. Since its launch

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E-Krona Pilot Project Status Update

In February 2021, the second phase of the e-krona pilot project began. The aim of the work was to continue

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Intergiro and Incharge Partner to Release Banking App for Ukrainian Refugees

In an effort to support Ukrainians fleeing the conflict, Incharge, a company built using Intergiro’s Banking as a Service solution

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Lunar Raises €70 Million in Series D-2

Lunar, Nordic-based fintech company focused on the future of money for consumers and businesses, announced a €70 million Series D-2

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Intergiro.3d: Banking as a Service Platform Launches in Finland

Intergiro will offer its embedded finance services to clients in the Finnish market Intergiro’s API-suite of offerings includes white label

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Revolut Launches as a Bank in the Nordics

Revolut, a global financial super-app with more than 18 million customers worldwide, has operationalized its Lithuania based European specialised banking

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Spend Management Startup Pleo Extends Series C With Additional US$200 Million

Denmark-based B2B spend management service Pleo has raised US$200 million in a Series C extension round. It now brings the

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Finnish Card Issuer Enfuce Picks Up EUR 45 Million to Drive Global Growth

European Card-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform Enfuce has raised EUR45 million in a Series C round. The round was led by growth investor Vitruvian

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The Biggest Fintech Funding Rounds of 2021 in the Nordics

The fintech industry in the Nordic region, which comprises Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, saw strong funding growth in

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Landsbankinn Chooses Salt Edge to Become PSD2 Compliant

Landsbankinn, the largest Icelandic bank, has joined forces with Salt Edge, a pioneer in open banking, to comply with Icelandic

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Fintech Baltic Top Articles

The 9 Hottest and “Coolest” Fintechs in Iceland

Iceland’s financial services industry has changed rapidly over the past couple of years with fintech solutions at the forefront of

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Danish PFM Platform Spiir Released the Beta Version of Its App in the Baltics

Danish personal financial management (PFM) app Spiir announced that it has launched a beta version of its app in the

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Top 7 Fintechs in Sweden

Home to one of the largest and best-known tech ecosystems in Europe, Sweden is now emerging as a fintech powerhouse,

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9 Fast-Growing Fintechs from Finland

Finland is home to more than 200 fintech companies, which have raised a combined EUR 450 million in funding, and

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6 Fast-Growing Fintech Companies from Norway

Norway is home to over 120 fintech companies with the vast majority of solutions available right now focusing on mobile

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4 Companies to Know in Denmark’s Booming Fintech Sector

The Danish fintech startup scene has grown significantly over the last few years, rising from only 70 fintech companies in

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Mastercard’s Accelerator Lineup Features Women-Led and Sustainable Startups

Mastercard has revealed the 15 tech startups that will be joining the fall edition of its Lighthouse FINITIV programme from

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Iceland-Born Fintech Meniga Closes €10 Million Investment Round

Meniga, a provider of digital banking solutions founded in Iceland, announced that it has closed a €10 million strategic investment

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Finnish Payments Firm Enfuce Raises €7 Million in Funding Round Led by Tencent

Nordic-based card issuing and payment processing services provider Enfuce has raised €7 million in Series B funding led by Tencent

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