BCaster sprints to big funding
Finnish defining media platform builder BCaster has collected 1.2 million euros in funding through crowdfunding platforms in less than 24 hours.
Aalto’s new programme bags almost EUR 3 million
The European Commission has granted 2.9 million-euro funding for Aalto University’s master’s programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO).
SGN Group shakes up Swedish sports retail
Finnish family company SGN Group has bought the remaining shares of Swedish sports store chain Sportringen, and it will launch a new sport business group SGN Sport, promising to become a leading player in Swedish sports retail.
Huoleti connects patients with those who care
When you are faced with a severe illness or injury, everyday tasks can suddenly become a struggle. Now Finnish healthtech startup Huoleti is on a mission to make asking for help a breeze.
Cup is always half full for Lunette
The Finnish version of the menstrual cup has made its way around the world, spreading affordable sustainability and the notion that body parts aren’t swearwords.
Five for Friday: Making and distributing music
This week we take a look at how Finnish companies are providing services that help musicians get together and share their sounds.
Aiven helps lift your business to the cloud
This Finnish company aims to take care of its clients’ online database needs, taking the hassle out of software infrastructure management.
Telefuusio continues operations under Instalco
Helsinki-based electrical installation company Telefuusio has been acquired by Swedish installation group Instalco.
Exove Design builds base in Asia
Finnish Exove Design has established its Asian office in Singapore, from where it wants to open doors to other countries in the region.
Jasper Pääkkönen joins Spike Lee’s production
Variety reports that Finnish actor Jasper Pääkkönen, known internationally for his role in Vikings, has been cast in Spike Lee’s Black Klansman.