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Saturday Swedish Startup News – November 15 Edition

Written by on November 15, 2014

Busy week? No time to check Swedish Startup Space? No worries – we’ve wrapped up the week’s most popular articles and latest jobs from #swedentech here for you!

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Bridgepoint Development Capital invests in Swedish payments provider Trustly

Once again, we see investors from outside of Sweden investing in Swedish startups. Trustly just closed a round of 23 million euro from Bridgepoint Development Group.

Denmark’s SEED Capital Invests in Swedish Startup Tailify

Denmark’s largest venture fund SEED Capital has recently invested millions in Swedish-born Tailify, to bring you the hottest Danish/Swedish collaboration since the hit TV show, The Bridge. Following this investment, Tailify, which sells influencer marketing of visual social media, will be migrating south to operate from within the Danish startup scene. Why the change to the other side of the Oresund?

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Will Swedish startup Auxy do for music what Instagram did for photos?

Auxy is an iPad app for making “beats”, or loops of electronic music. Unlike more complicated tools (such as FruitLoops), Auxy is a stripped back version of those tools, making it far easier to jump in.

Wifi community Instabridge raise $1M from Creandum

Instabridge, a wifi community and wifi client company based out of Stockholm, have today announced a $1M financing round led by Creandum, The round also included GP Bullhound and business angels Niall Murphy, Scott Bannister, early board member of PayPal and Felix Hagnö, co-founder of TradeDoubler.

Glimr wants to fix the digital advertising industry

Glimr develops digital sales and support tools which allow organizations to effectively maximize their ROI and improve their sales force as well. They have simplified this process with their specialized mobile applications that integrate with flexible web and backend solutions. According to this newborn startup, they believe that the digital advertising industry is broken and […]

Was Swedish startup Merchii acquired by Indian social-question company Flipsicle?

Whilst the number was probably fairly modset, it definitely slipped under the radar that it looks like an Indian app company Flipsicle recently bought the team behind Merchii – a Stockholm-based startup who’ve been working on a number of fashion-tech-related ideas for a few years now.

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