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Health insurance startup Safety Wing said to raise $8m in funding

Safety Wing, a digital health insurance platform based in Norway, has reportedly scored $8m in a capital injection.

FinTech investment in the Nordics set an all-time record in 2020...

Despite Covid-19, FinTech investment in the Nordics continued to go from strength to strength in 2020.

Norwegian Block Exchange completes €5.84m private equity placement

Norwegian Block Exchange (NBX) completed a NOK 60m (€5.84m) private equity placement from Pareto Securities, a leading investment bank in the Nordics.

Norway is in no rush to introduce digital currency as use...

While only 4% of transactions in Norway are conducted with cash, the nation's central bank is in no hurry to introduce a digital currency.

Exabel brings its seed round total to $12m following the close...

Exabel, an AI-powered analytics and data platform for active asset managers, has closed its third seed round to bring the total funding to $12m.

Zwipe secures $10.63m in post-IPO raise

Biometric-enabled payment company Zwipe has raised NOK96m ($10.63m) in a post-IPO round to fuel the further development of its service well into 2021.

Opera to acquire digital bank Fjord Bank

Browser provider Opera is looking to buy challenger bank Fjord Bank in a bid to further accelerate Opera's European FinTech operations.

Contactless payments are picking up speed in the Nordics because of...

The Nordics are already at the forefront of cashless payment solutions. Now social distancing rules have fuelled the growth of contactless payment by 12 percentage points in the region in the first four months of 2020, according to payments company Nets.

FinTech investment in the Nordics had a strong start to 2020...

FinTech companies in the Nordics raised $321.6m in the first quarter of the year with Klarna and Tink closing large investments The FinTech industry...

Wirecard and Klarna ink new deal to give merchants even more...

Swedish PayTech unicorn Klarna and Wirecard, the FinTech company, have launched a joint payment solution.

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