Stockholm fintech news
Innovative fintech solutions fuel subscription model growth
Thanks to new fintech developments in online payments and e-identification solutions, the subscription economy is on the rise in the Nordics.
Why collaboration is the glue that binds the Stockholm fintech ecosystem
For Michal Gromek, collaboration is key. After moving from Berlin to Stockholm in 2014 he made it his mission to ensure that the city’s flourishing fintech startups, scaleups and unicorns didn’t get trapped in silos that would hamper their growth.
Stockholm code school means business about closing the gender gap
For decades women have been underrepresented in technology roles. Post-corona economic recovery strategies might be a good opportunity for the tech industry to embrace gender diversity due to the current shortage of women in tech
Why the Spotify model works for wealth management
As wealth management firms move towards cutting out the middlemen, a trend already seen in the travel and music industries, dozens of companies in Stockholm are poised to break the mould.
Stockholm firm brings transparency to the cryptocurrency market
Frank Schuil, the CEO of Safello, decided to embark on the journey of innovating in the cryptocurrency space in 2013 and base his company in Stockholm. When he first moved to Stockholm it was nearly unthinkable that a cryptocurrency company could reach 140,000 customers by Q3 2020.
Stockholm is Europe's third-biggest fintech hub, new report shows
In 2019 Stockholm scaled fintech investments to a new record level. Based on the 3-year average from 2017-2019, Stockholm ranks 3rd after London and Berlin in Europe. 63% of Swedish fintech ventures have experienced an increased transactional volume since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.
'Innovation in legal services is finally accelerating’'
When Karola Xenia Kassai launched KassaiLaw in Budapest in 2012 she set about helping an enterpreneurial new breed of law firms that were digital by default.
Why insuring the circular economy makes sense for investors
While on parental leave with his second child, Ola Lowden considered the rise of the circular economy and how the insurance market was failing to keep up. Seeing a gap, he and Emanuel Badehi Kullander founded Omocom and set about preparing comprehensive insurance solutions for multisided platforms.