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Nordic Fintech Snippets – January 2023

Nordic Fintech Snippets – January

New year, new snippets – it is time for our first monthly industry review of 2023.

While January has been a fairly quiet month in terms of fintech news, Fintech Farm is gearing up for the year’s main event – Nordic Fintech Summit on May 11th in Helsinki. We have just launched some new speakers and the preliminary agenda, so head over here and secure your place at Nordic’s premier fintech fest!

Don’t forget about our free Monetizing Open Banking webinar on February 9th.

Below you can find the industry insights, including funding rounds, partnerships, acquisitions, and new launches.

You can find all the monthly Nordic Fintech Snippets from the past over here.


This is Nordic Fintech Snippets, the combined effort of all the Nordic Fintech Hubs, sharing the most important and latest news in fintech and digital finance from each country.

Country specific news



Fellow Bank expands its service offering with a credit card

Enfuce works with Orka Ventures to launch new card product across the Nordics

VR Partners with ReceiptHero to Deliver Digital Receipts

Finland’s Coinmotion achieves crypto registration in Spain

Nordea Acquires Advinans Digital Pension Platform

Crowdfunding platform Invesdor receives ECSP license from FMA

Tietoevry appoints Klaus Andersen as CEO of Tietoevry Banking effective 1 February 2023 – the business aims to become an independent listed company



Scaleup Finance raises record Danish seed round for UK expansion

Danish startup raises €3M to disrupt customer onboarding for financial services

FLATPAY enters the Finnish payment service market to challenge prices and provide a more transparent product for merchants 

Mastercard partners with Crediwire

Kompasbank secures DKK 92 million in a pressured market



Swedish loan refinancing app Anyfin is reportedly looking to expand after raising $30 million.

Klarna introduces Money Story

Fintech Farm members Finshark and Vilja partner up

Ingenico announces strategic PPaaS partnership with Klarna

Dutch mone-saving start-up iBilly’s user rates soar after partnering with Klarna Kosma

Trustly pay-ins go live on Nordnet

Quartr Signs Breakthrough Deal With Sweden’s Largest Online Broker Avanza

Quartr inks API deal with Lightyear

Ex-Nordea exec Erik Zingmark joins Loomis Pay as CEO



Neonomics and KapitalKontroll
partner to streamline debt management through open banking





Icelandic bank Indó Launches as a New Place for Your Money in Iceland



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