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Nordic Fintech Snippets – July 2023

Nordic Fintech Snippets – July

As we welcome the beginning of August, it’s time to reflect on the exciting industry news that unfolded in July. Although it was a slightly quieter month, there were still plenty of interesting transactions taking place in the Nordic banking and fintech sector, along with other captivating developments.

Looking ahead, we have an exciting autumn in coming, both from an industry perspective and for Fintech Farm. We have a host of fascinating new updates, events, and publications lined up that we can’t wait to share with you.

Have a look at the news from July below and stay tuned for more!

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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



Epassi expands further in Europe – joins forces with the leading Italian corporate welfare and employee benefits company.

Mastercard, Virta and Worldpay team on card payments for EV charging stations

Svea Bank acquires Intrum Finland



Inpay secures EMI license

Covento by Vestas partners with Mangopay

Monzo in talks to merge with Lunar – Bloomberg

Monthio taps Enable Banking to expand its presence into Spain



Sambla Group acquires loan broker MyMoney

Francisco Partners to acquire Macrobond for almost €700mn

Swedbank is investing 10 million SEK in Hemma

Klarna ditches open banking brand

Klarna to provide struggling customers with access to debt advice





Oslo-based SaaS firm Optio bags Series A extension funding from CCAP: Know more

IDEX Biometrics partners with Beautiful Card Corporation

Enfuce issues Visa-branded NBX credit card with bitcoin cashback

Nordea to acquire Danske Bank consumer and private banking business in Norway

Norway’s SPK selects Mambu and Knowit to support its upcoming housing loan solution



Taktikal partners with Veriff to verify identities for digital signatures





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