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The Nordic Web Weekly - Issue #247

Supporting and strengthening the Nordic ecosystem through investment and analysis, The Nordic Web inv

The Nordic Web Weekly

November 16 · Issue #247 · View online
A weekly curation of the latest investments, exits and stories from the Nordic startup ecosystem compiled by The Nordic Web.

Supporting and strengthening the Nordic ecosystem through investment and analysis, The Nordic Web invests first money into the most ambitious founders and startups from the region.

💻 This week on The Nordic Web 💻
We announced the opening of nominations for The Nordic 100 2018.
The Nordic 100 is an annual list recognising the 100 most impactful and influential figures in the Nordic tech scene each year. Individuals at the forefront of shaping and positioning the region as one of the world’s most important innovation hubs.
We recognise investors, entrepreneurs and community builders that are playing important roles in the region and are influencing what tomorrow looks like in the Nordics, and indeed the world.
Nominations are open for another 3 hours!! Have your say NOW!
🇩🇰 This week in Denmark 🇩🇰
RFRSH Entertainment secured €10M in additional funding
Good Monday has raised 12MDKK from Creandum
RetiPharma completed a EUR 1,3M capital funding round from the Novo Nordisk Foundation’s BioInnovation Institute
Mechanic Miner gets investment from Capnova
Ogencia merges with BoardPlace

🇫🇮 This week in Finland 🇫🇮
Supercell invests €5 million in smartwatch game developer Everywear Games
Adesante, increases the safety of surgery has raised 485,000 euros
THQ acquires Finnish gaming studio Bugbear Entertainment
Top 11 AI startups in Finland

🇮🇸 This week in Iceland 🇮🇸
SagaMedica and KeyNatura have merged with SagaNatura taken in a further 180M Icelandic Krona in the deal
November Art Exhibition marks launch of the Icelandic Art Association, helping living artists tokenize their work

🇳🇴 This week in Norway 🇳🇴
Katapult Fund has closed 175MNOK so far
Manufacturing startup Orbital Machines raises $215k
Amesto becomes the majority owner of NextBridge

🇸🇪 This week in Sweden 🇸🇪
Sitoo has raised 70MSEK
Airinum and their breathing masks have raised 12MSEK more
Adtech startup Swadd raised 5MSEK earlier this year, now targeting 20MSEK+
Collector Bank announced the acquisition of the payment solution business Lindorff Payments
Accenture acquired Swedish CRM company, Kaplan
Coffee Stain Studios has been acquired by THQ Nordic for 317MSEK
Wellstreet has acquired Left or Right
e-commerce startups Outdoorexperten and Skistart merge to form a new specialist group in sports and leisure
Yellow Brand Protection has been acquired by Corsearch

🤯 Don't forget! 🤯
Nominations for The Nordic 100 are open for another 3 hours!!
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