Posts From Fintechnews Nordics

Swedish Electric Vehicle Charging Platform Goes With Swedish Instant Payment Solution

Brite Payments, a Stockholm based leader in instant bank payments, announced that it has partnered with Northe, a one-stop platform for electric vehicle (EV) charging, to provide customers with a more streamlined payments process. Founded in Stockholm in 2020, and

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Top 14 Fintech Events in the Baltics and the Nordics to Attend in H1 2024

Over the years, the Nordic and Baltic regions have emerged as vibrant hubs for fintech innovation, fueled and facilitated by advanced digital infrastructure and digitally literate populations, government support, and strong collaboration between traditional financial institutions, startups and technology companies.

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Backbase Wins Danske Bank to Enhance Its Digital Customer Experience

Backbase has made an agreement with Danske Bank in Denmark. This agreement provides Danske Bank with access to Backbase’s Engagement Banking Platform, which will progressively be implemented across their digital channels in the coming years. This will enable Danske Bank

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J.P. Morgan Appoints Nordics Innovation Economy Banking Lead

J.P. Morgan’s Commercial Banking business has hired Kim Larsson Nyheim as Innovation Economy banking lead for the Nordics, based in Stockholm. In this role, Kim is dedicated to serving Nordic-based, early stage, venture-backed companies with high growth potential in industries

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Swedish Insurtech Startup Insurely Secures €8 Million Funding

In an investment round co-led by new investor CNI and existing investor Opera Tech Ventures, Stockholm based Insurely has secured additional funding to accelerate its international expansion and product development. This investment aims to strengthen Insurely’s position as an open

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Meniga Raises €15 Million Series D

Meniga, an Iceland and London based pioneer in Personal Finance Management solutions announced that it has raised €15 million in Series D funding. The new investment round included major European banks, Groupe BPCE and Crédito Agrícola, and the leading Icelandic

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Lunar and Truelayer Team Up to Improve Nordic Instant Payments Options

Nordic challenger bank Lunar is joining forces with TrueLayer, one of Europe’s leading open banking payments network, to redefine the payments landscape across Denmark, Sweden and Norway. This collaboration will enhance TrueLayer’s instant payment capabilities in the Nordics through seamless integration

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Finland’s Enfuce Secures €8.5 Million Additional Investment for Germany and France Expansion

Finland based Enfuce has secured an €8.5 million follow-on investment round led by Vitruvian Partners, with participation from Visa and Maki.vc. This funding, following Enfuce’s successful €45 million Series C round in 2021 and brings Enfuce funding to a total

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Iceland’s Landsbankinn and Meniga Transform Payments Landscape Through Open Banking Services

Iceland’s largest bank Landsbankinn announced it is leading the way in Open Banking innovation by becoming the first bank in Iceland to offer its customers Payment Initiation Services (PIS) and Aggregation Services (AIS). The solution is powered by Meniga, a

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French IN Groupe Takes Over Danish Digital ID Service from Nexi

Nexi has entered into an agreement with French IN Groupe which is to take over its eID business. This acquisition is in line with the strategy of both groups: to reinforce IN Groupe’s role as European leader in digital identity,

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