Tagged: sweden

Natural Skincare & Healthcare Product Dr Sannas Launches IPO on Invesdor

Dr Sannas, a natural skin care and health care product brand from Sweden, announced last week the launch of its initial public offering (IPO) on equity crowdfunding platform, Invesdor. The company revealed that it is planning to list on NGM Nordic MTF Marketplace and is… Read More

FundedByMe Reaches Max Self-Crowdfunding Goal of SEK 20 Million

FundedByMe, an investment crowdfunding platform, has reached its max self-crowdfunding goal of SEK 20 million (USD$ 2.4 million). According to the campaign page, FundedByMe had 867 investors for 8.02% of the company’s shares. FundedByMe launched its offer on November 10, 2017 and easily raised its… Read More

Crowdfunded Electric Car Uniti Partners with E.ON to Provide Free Charging

The Swedish electric car creator Uniti has partnered with E.ON to provide a unique benefit for their Swedish customers. With each purchase of a Uniti car in Sweden, E.ON customers will receive five years worth of energy for charging their car at home, and the… Read More

FundedByMe and Privanet Close First Round in JV Collaboration

FundedByMe and Privanet Securities Oy have jointly closed a €1.2 million crowdfunding round. This is the first round as part of their Joint Venture collaboration in Finland. The Finnish media-platform builder BCaster collected €1.2 million in funding in “record time”. Via Privanet’s and FundedByMe’s crowdfunding platform the funding… Read More

Crowdfunding Platform FundedByMe Tops 100,000 Registered Global Investors

FundedbyMe, a Sweden-based investment crowdfunding platform, has announced that is of this were it had topped 100,000 global registered investors. While based in Sweden, FundedByMe operates in multiple European countries and in Asia and has 6 different physical locations. FundedByMe said surpassing 100,000 investors was… Read More

FundedByMe Self Crowdfunding Campaign is Live. Early Investors Quickly Commit $1 Million

FundedByMe announced another self-crowdfunding round last month to fuel platform growth in advance of a possible listing on an exchange. The crowdfunding platform is seeking  SEK 5 to 20 million (approximately €500,000 to €1.1 million) and launched live yesterday.  It appears that FundedByMe will have to raise… Read More

Equity Crowdfunding Electric Car Company Uniti Plans ICO

Uniti, a Swedish electric car company that is in the midst of an investment crowdfunding round, has announced the creation of a new cryptocurrency and forthcoming Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Uniti states it is in the midst of  launching the “world’s first Certified Green” ICO. The… Read More

Uniti to Begin Manufacturing Electric Car in Landskrona, Sweden as Crowdfunding Campaign Continues

Uniti, an electric vehicle (EV) that is in the midst of an equity crowdfunding campaign, will begin to manufacture their cars in Landskrona, Sweden. The launch of their new electric car at the new manufacturing facility is scheduled for December 7, 2017. Uniti said it… Read More

FundedByMe Launches New Self-Crowdfunding Round to Fuel Ongoing Global Expansion

Investment crowdfunding platform FundedByMe has announced a new self-crowdfunding round to pave the way for further global expansion. FundedByMe, based in Sweden, currently is represented in 6 different countries. Launched in 2012, FundedByMe says it is preparing for an Initial Public Offering in 2018 with… Read More

Uniti. A Really Cool Electric Car that is Equity Crowdfunding Now

Uniti is an interesting product with an interesting history. Based in Sweden, Uniti is an electric vehicle concept that was originally crowdfunded on FundedByMe about a year ago raising €1.2 million at a valuation of €9.8 million. Uniti is returning to crowdfunding again but this time… Read More

Trustly & Emric, Part of Tieto, Partner-Up

Trustly, a Sweden based payments company, and Nordic software provider Emric, part of Tieto, have announced a new strategic partnership that is said to provide Emric’s business customers access to Trustly’s online banking payments technology across Europe. Emric is a provider of software solutions for financial… Read More

Swedish Success: Invesdor’s First Crowdfunding Offer from Sweden Tops Goal

Stockholm based Sharpfin AB has topped its funding goal of SEK 1.65 million holding at SEK 2.3 million on Invesdor. This marks the first successful Swedish offer listed on Invesdor which is based in Finland. The company has extended the subscription period of its equity… Read More

Uniti: Here is How You Crowdfund an Electric Car & the Pitch Video is Awesome

There are more than a few investment crowdfunding offers that are based only on a photo shop concept paired with outlandish valuations. Some of these will successfully raise money but investors are pretty much guaranteed to be aggressively diluted – if the company moves beyond… Read More

Fintech Firm Sharpfin AB Crowdfunds on Invesdor

Fintech Funding Fintechs Invesdor has listed a new investment opportunity on its European crowdfunding platform. Sharpfin AB, a Stockholm based Fintech, is seeking funding to develop the next generation of wealth management software. Sharpfin sees a finance industry that is riddled with high maintenance legacy… Read More

Swedish Fintech Firm Klarna Receives Strategic Equity Investment From Permira

Swedish Fintech company Klarna Bank announced on Friday it received a strategic equity investment from Permira, a global investment firm that advises funds and accounts with a total committed capital of circa €32 billion. According to Klarna, the investment partnership will acquire shares from existing… Read More

Visa Invests in Swedish Fintech Unicorn Klarna

This week, it was announced that Visa was purchasing a stake in Swedish fintech company Klarna. Details of the deal were not released, but numerous sources report that Klarna will be issuing a new series of equity following the deal. E-commerce Payments Solution Klarna, which was… Read More

Stockholm Based Payments Platform Klarna Receives Full Banking License

This trend is picking up speed. Fast growing Fintech firms are looking to receive regulatory approval to operate more like a bank. Klarna, a Sweden based payments platform, was granted a full banking license by the Finansinspektionen, (the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority) last week. Klarna management… Read More

First Swedish Crowdfunding Campaign for Invesdor is TidyApp

Invesdor has launched its first crowdfunding offer for a Swedish startup. Based in Helsinki, Invesdor has previously listed crowdfunded securities for campaigns in Finland, the UK and Norway. Invesdor’s first issuer is for Swedish start-up TidyApp, a mobile platform for domestic services. The company is… Read More

Invesdor Adds to Executive Bench with Two New Appointments

Invesdor, one of the leading equity crowdfunding platform in the Nordics, has announced two additions to its team. Erik Rehn has been appointed as sales director at Invesdor. Rehn will be responsible for planning and overseeing Invesdor’s global business-to-business sales. Invesdor said his most important… Read More

Brief: FundedByMe Sees Record Number of Investments

FundedByMe, says they have broken their internal record for the most number of investments on the platform. The Sweden-based crowdfunding platform said it had launched 12 new campaigns in the past 10 days driving investor interest. FundedByMe did not disclose details on the activity but… Read More