What if Scandinavian startups don’t need Y Combinator?
If you add up the fact that rival accelerators 500 Startups and Techstars have given up on their Stockholm programs, a pattern starts to emerge.
Hedvig banks $45M to expand its millennial-focused insurance service in Europe
Millennial consumers are emerging as a key demographic in the insurance market, and today a Swedish startup that’s building a business catering specifically to their needs and priorities is anno
500 Startups Is Raising $15M For 500 Nordics
Just ahead of the Slush tech confab in Helsinki this week, 500 Startups has revealed plans for its latest regional fund: the startup investment group is raising $15 million for 500 Nordics, which it
Spotify Backer Northzone Raising New $272M Fund For Startups With “Nordic DNA”, $204M Secured So Far
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.northzone.com">Northzone</a>, the Scandinavian VC that was an early backer of music streaming service <a target="_blank" href="http://www.spotify.com">Spotify</a> a