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Sweden’s Brite Payments to Streamline Subscriptions with Recurring Payments

Brite Payments is set to significantly enhance monthly paid subscriptions with the launch of its recurring payments service. The Stockholm-based company claims it is set “to improve consumer convenience for subscription-based online businesses with its innovative, customer-first payment technology, as well as providing significant advantages… Read More

Piraeus Securities S.A. Now Live with Scila Surveillance for Real-Time Market Surveillance

Scila and Athens Exchange Group co-operates to offer a SaaS solution based on Scila Surveillance “for both Buy and Sell side members of the Athens exchange.” Piraeus Securities S.A. is reportedly “the first customer of the new service to go-live.” The Scila Surveillance software is… Read More

Fintech Dreams Enhances Client Acquisition, Global Expansion Strategy with New Appointments

Dreams, the financial wellbeing platform and “leader” in engagement banking solutions, recently announced the appointment of Russell Prince-Wright, Jason Curtis and Peter Hedlund, to join Dreams’ senior management team “as Regional Directors and drive the company’s B2B expansion.” Collectively, Russell, Jason and Peter “bring more… Read More

Fintech Klarna Reveals that Most Consumers Don’t Know How Much Interest They’re Charged when Using Credit Cards

Klarna, an international retail bank, payments and shopping platform, recently noted that six out of ten or 60% of credit card users don’t know how much interest they are actually being charged. This, according to the latest YouGov research that was commissioned by Fintech firm… Read More

Open Banking Fintech TrueLayer Expands into Sweden, Appointing Karl Hagner as Country Manager

TrueLayer, which is one of Europe’s Open Banking platforms, has announced its expanding operations into Sweden with the appointment of ex- Adyen executive Karl Hagner as its Country Manager. An experienced commercial manager, with a sharp focus on payments in digital commerce, Stockholm’s Karl will… Read More

Billhop, a Straight-Through Processing Payments Platform, Raises €10.5M

Proprietary straight-through processing (STP) payments platform Billhop – which provides businesses process and capital efficiencies based on credit card infrastructure –  has acquired €10.5 million in capital, via a round led by EQT Ventures along with contributions from Element Ventures (currently awaiting SFSA approval). The… Read More

Stockholm’s Scila AB, a Provider of Trade Surveillance, AML Tech, Establishes New Singapore Office

Scila AB, the Stockholm-headquartered independent provider of trade surveillance, anti-money laundering and risk management tech, has established a new regional office in Singapore “covering the Asia-Pacific region.” As mentioned in a release, Scila has worked cooperatively with clients in the APAC region since 2009, and… Read More

Stockholm’s Quartr, a Startup Improving Interactions between Firms and Investors, Secures $4.5M

Quartr, which is the app that gives investors on-the-go access to company details, has secured $4.5 million via a seed round from prominent investors. The firm’s investment round has reportedly been led by The Öhman Group with established investors such as Michael Batnick, Ben Carlson,… Read More

Swedish Fintech Dreams Appoints Stefan Krafft as VP of B2B Marketing

Swedish Fintech firm Dreams has appointed Stefan Krafft as its new VP of B2B Marketing to support the next phase of international expansion Dreams, the financial wellbeing platform and leader in engagement banking solutions, notes in a release shared with CI that Krafft will focus… Read More

Klarna, FreedomPay to Offer US Stores a Payments Makeover Ahead of Holidays

FreedomPay, a consumer-focused commerce platform, has performed an integration with Klarna, the international retail bank, payments and shopping service. Beginning today (October 7, 2021), FreedomPay’s US merchants may provide Klarna’s interest-free payment services at checkout in-store, which should help with boosting sales and “bringing added… Read More

Eventus Systems, a Multi-Asset Class Trade Surveillance and Market Risk Solutions Provider, Makes Key Appointments

Eventus Systems, Inc., an international provider of multi-asset class trade surveillance and market risk solutions, reveals that it has made several key appointments in Europe as part of the company’s growth in the region and globally. Bringing considerable experience into the new roles are Ollie… Read More

Fintech Briqpay, a B2B Checkout Solution Provider, Acquires €2M via Seed Round led by eEquity, Others

It’s been almost a year since Briqpay unveiled the launch of its B2B checkout solution together with the closing of a €606K pre-seed round. On Tuesday (August 24, 2021), Briqpay announced the closing of a €2M seed round that has been co-led by partners from… Read More

Stockholm’s Trade Finance Fintech Mitigram Celebrates 5 Years Since Launch, has Negotiated $55 Billion in Trades

Trade finance Fintech firm Mitigram, which serves as a global platform for funding and hedging against trading risks, recently celebrated five years since its launch. Mitigram claims that it’s the first major digital market network for corporates, traders and financial institutions. Established in 2015, the… Read More

Singapore’s Silverlake Symmetri Becomes Distribution Partner of Swedish Fintech Dreams’ Savings and Investment Platform in Asia, Middle East

Stockholm-based Dreams is a Fintech firm that focuses on providing a consumer-based app to help people live sustainably by developing good savings habits. The company’s app and services aim to help users make better use of their income, make smart investments, pay off debts, and… Read More

Stockholm-based Banking Group Swedbank Partners with SIA to Send Instant Payments Via the EBA Clearing’s RT1 Platform

Swedbank AB, a Nordic-Baltic banking group headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, has reportedly chosen payment services and infrastructure company SIA to help it send instant payments via the EBA Clearing’s RT1 platform. Swedbank provides retail banking, asset management, and various other financial services. Swedbank has more than… Read More

XBT Provider By CoinShares Launches Two Ether Tracking, Exchange Traded Notes on NASDAQ Stockholm

On Wednesday, XBT Provider by CoinShares announced two of its newly launched ether tracking will exchange traded notes on the NASDAQ Stockholm. According toXBT Provider, the two ETNs, COINETH, and COINETHE are denominated in SEK and EUR respectively. In similar fashion to the group’s bitcoin ETNs,… Read More

Stockholm Set to Open Fintech Hub

The Stockholm Fintech Hub, an independent, not-for-profit hub, is set to launch in the first quarter of 2017. The hub’s mission is to accelerate and promote the development of Sweden’s fintech, insurtech, and regtech startups. It was created by Matthew Argent, Partner BLC Advisors, KPMG,… Read More

AVEQIA Establishes “Active Cooking” Gastronomic Concept in London: Crowdfunding Now for UK Expansion

AVEQIA invites groups to cook together with Michelin-starred chefs and bond. AVEQIA invites groups to cook together with Michelin-starred chefs and bond through their shared gastronomic journey. The AVEQIA brand first opened in Stockholm and now has its eyes on the London market. Its UK flagship and… Read More

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