Skip to main content

Tags

Foreign Direct Investments

Move to Stockholm

Investment Opportunities

Invest Stockholm infographics

Invest Stockholm Reports

Stockholm Economy

Stockholm Tech Week

Data Center

Stockholm 75 Stockholm Business Region 69 stockholm - the capital of scandinavia 49 the city of stockholm 47 Foreign Direct Investments 46 Invest Stockholm 32 Life Science 25 fdi 21 Innovation 16 olof zetterberg 16 Move to Stockholm 14 Investment Opportunities 13 ict 12 Invest Stockholm Reports 11 Karin Wanngård 10 Investment 9 sten nordin 8 Olle Zetterberg 8 City of Stockholm 6 nobel 6 Stockholm Economy 6 startup 5 per holmlund 5 cleantech 5 Scholarship 5 nobel prize 5 Infrastructure 4 statistics 4 Stockholm Economy Report 4 music 4 ylva hultman erlandsson 4 Sustainability 4 property 4 Real estate 4 tech 4 entrepreneurship 4 Stockholm Region 4 Construction 4 karolinska institutet 4 Construction Industry 3 binarybio 3 investment opportunity 3 Venture Capital 3 biolamina 3 proptech 3 irras 3 Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship 3 Unicorn Factory 3 stockholm economic report 3 royal swedish academy of sciences 3 Technology 3 biovica 3 tourism 3 Music tech 3 kista science city 3 Stockholm Business Alliance 3 mipim 3 swedish academy 3 Data Center 3 xbrane bioscience 3 Housing 3 economic growth 3 alfred nobel 3 Stockholm Songwriting Camp 3 entrepreneur 2 Amazon Web Services 2 ulla hamilton 2 premune 2 music industry 2 innovation scholarship 2 diversity 2 digital health 2 expats 2 Bank of China 2 big pharma 2 fintech 2 Stockholm-Uppsala 2 filmregion stockholm-mälardalen 2 Circular Economy 2 Business Sweden 2 Innovator 2 oss-q 2 Retail 2 startups 2 investment promotion 2 neodynamics 2 modpro 2 sime 2 stockholmskonjunkturen 2 Labour Market 2 Health tech 2 best practice 2 abera bioscience 2 Impact Unicorn 2 Climate change 2 Gender Equality 2 corline systems 2 karolinska insitututet 2 Invest Stockholm infographics 2 stockholm county 2 ola ahlvarsson 2 xspray 2 film 2 songwriting 2 stockholmsmässan 2 Staffan Ingvarsson 2 Employment rate 2 stockholm it region 2 Foodtech 2 songwriting camp 2 senzime 2 #awomansplace 2 mojang 2 public services 2 Life Science Hotlist 2 Stockholm Impact Award 2 inerventions 2 Energy 2 investments 2 Spotify 2 Urban Development 2 stockholm university 2 Eskilstuna 2 Talent attraction 2 creative industries 2 icf 2 Hotel 2 intelligent community forum 2 stockholm-uppsala life science investment hotlist 2 intelligent community of the year 2 stockholm-uppsala life science 2 Anna Gissler 2 sting 2 stockholm cleantech venture day 2 Stockholm Film Festival 2 cell phones 1 roger mogert 1 AWS 1 qliktech 1 forbes global 2000 1 blå hallen 1 case study 1 prince daniel 1 life science industry 1 orrefors kosta boda 1 nelly sachs 1 singularity university 1 tv 4 1 Tyréns 1 financial times 2010 listings 1 construction market 1 shanghai world expo 2010 1 bioinformatics 1 translational medicine 1 songwriter 1 inclusion 1 per strömbäck 1 fdi magazine 1 louis zacharilla 1 cleantech forum 1 world knowledge competitive index 1 music festival 1 gunnar oom 1 stockholm life 1 easd 1 eit kic innoenergy 1 press trip 1 annica englund 1 Paul Svensson 1 stockholm business region development 1 european association for the study of diabetes 1 Anna König Jerlmyr 1 mario vargas llosa 1 virtual world expo 1 bie 1 gunnar lindén 1 the bureau international des expositions 1 staffan björck 1 establishment 1 helena widegren 1 mhealth 1 m-health 1 uppsala university 1 anders ekblom 1 economic development 1 viscogel 1 digital services 1 customer relations 1 future of work 1 dice 1 unicorn 1 ehealth 1 engineer 1 peter gudmundson 1 stortinget 1 new companies 1 purchasing power 1 global expat partners 1 global expat center 1 expat center 1 washing machines 1 anders ekegren 1 cloudberry 1 oxford research 1 film i sörmland 1 alva myrdal 1 starbreeze 1 sörmland regional council 1 stockholm city museum 1 millennium tour 1 millennium trilogy 1 girl with the dragon tattoo 1 fdi intelligence 1 king.com 1 stockholm city hall 1 cities of opportunities 1 diamyd medical 1 stockholm concert hall 1 start-up companies 1 andrew hessel 1 mahatma gandhi 1 swedish life science industry 1 iZettle 1 victor 1 urban farming 1 battlefield 1 sime stockholm 2011 1 riz khan 1 puck meerburg 1 måns hultman 1 al-jazeera 1 rikard steiber 1 puckipedia.nl 1 cecilia beck-friis 1 tessa boerman 1 samir arora 1 glam.com 1 The Local 1 cvcs 1 minecraft 1 Avicii 1 avalanche 1 stockholm chamber of commerce 1 public e-services 1 farhang modaresi 1 parhat hebibul 1 corporate venture capital 1 cvc 1 wages 1 digital services project 1 action plan 1 citizen services 1 sensabues 1 vinterviken 1 dark fiber 1 broad band 1 Sustainable fashion 1 facts and figures 1 sustainable innovation 1 Innovation grant 1 Austin 1 Bertha von Suttner 1 cruise passengers 1 automobile parts 1 entrepreurs 1 staffan lindblad 1 green growth 1 Creative industry 1 eva åkesson 1 bonesupport ab 1 brevo ab 1 cloudme 1 global mouth 1 roxen holding ab 1 swedish game developers 1 molecular biosciences 1 the karolinska institutet 1 the royal institute of technology (kth) 1 the royal institute of technology (kth 1 the knut and alice wallenberg foundation 1 ceo of astrazeneca sverige 1 new patient treatments 1 tourism figures 1 chinese mould maker 1 jie mei precision mould ltd 1 first northern european office 1 west of stockholm 1 per wadström 1 area manager and head of the new office 1 hoa's tool shop 1 1912 olympics 1 jubilee marathon 1 gradientech 1 monica ewert 1 stockholm county council 1 peter lindqvist 1 the sveriges riksbank prize in economic sciences in memory of alfred nobel 1 kai siegbahn 1 stockholm cleantech 1 stockholms stads innovationsstipendium 1 kristina lindström 1 maud nycander 1 charlotte grimlund 1 digital communication award 1 anders rylander 1 spiber technologies 1 food system 1 Visit Stockholm 1 film alliance stockholm-mälardalen 1 matthias nohrborg 1 anette mattsson 1 gila bergqvist ulfung 1 annica johansson 1 victor sjöström 1 fredrik heinig 1 film award 1 film prize 1 film promotion 1 b-reel 1 sci life lab 1 kd exploratory 1 kta prim 1 nobel press kit 1 nobel press information 1 nobel effect 1 minecraft and spotify. 1 cities of opportunity 1 world knowledge competitiveness index 1 2012 global innovation index 1 rgdp 1 niels bohr 1 history of nobel 1 nobel committee 1 how to get a nobel prize 1 royal academy of sciences 1 robert e. lucas 1 boris pasternak 1 aleksandr solzhenitsyn 1 oliver e. williamson 1 elinor ostrom 1 shmuel yosef agnon 1 jean-paul sartre 1 bertha kinsky von chinic und tettau 1 manne siegbahn 1 egas moniz 1 lawrence bragg 1 leonid hurwicz 1 le duc tho 1 ang san suu kyi 1 lu xiaobo 1 naguib mahfouz 1 theodor mommsen 1 leo tolstoy 1 creative class 1 stadshuskällaren 1 alfred 1 blue hall 1 royal swedish academy of music 1 the nobel library of the swedish academy 1 national museum of science and technology 1 annette schilling 1 torbjörn fagerström 1 comments nobel prize 1 Nordic Life Science Days 1 investment hotlist 1 aberabio 1 ssbbs 1 swiss-scandinavian bio-business seminar 1 hampus nilzen 1 amin omrani 1 nils dinell sederowsky 1 kristian tryggvason 1 erik björkegren 1 bo qwarnström 1 siavash bashiri 1 scandinavian biopharma 1 episurf medical 1 corporate investor 1 burrill & company 1 startup scene 1 cathprint 1 keytolead 1 noselabs 1 q-linea 1 key to lead 1 juleen zierath 1 digital health days 1 biovica international 1 diamyd 1 swetox 1 energy system 1 green growth in cities 1 eva pilsäter faxner 1 lithium-ion battery 1 economic report 1 mauro dell'ambrogio 1 g steven burrill 1 john crawford 1 donald jones 1 geraint lewis 1 william a. haseltine 1 erik weiman 1 catharina barkman 1 national health service england 1 ibm healthcare & life sciences 1 qualcomm life 1 access health international 1 uppsala county council 1 sthlmtech 1 scibase 1 symcel 1 glucox biotech 1 mando group 1 mandometer 1 infogosoft 1 scilife clinic 1 investment climate 1 coworking space 1 wearables 1 heat recovery 1 Acast 1 fossil free 1 greenbiz 1 RelationDesk 1 public film fund 1 Foodwaste 1 Tech talent 1 Buildsafe 1 the stockholm economy report 1 Stockholm tech 1 RHQ 1 GHQ 1 WeWork 1 The Economic Graph 1 Symposium´s Brilliant Minds Conference 1 Dennis Pop Awards 1 Music Polar Prize 1 startup ecosystem 1 innovation hub 1 Agne Johansson 1 Norrsken Foundation 1 Stockholm CA 1 Grab a Chair 1 Nisj 1 Wayne Roberts 1 Katie Says Goodbye 1 stockholm investment landscape 1 the nordic web 1 Stockholm data parks 1 renewable electricity 1 dwellings 1 Cheffle 1 cloud compting 1 Gather Festival 1 life log 1 tele-health 1 well tech 1 health tech report 1 realtech 1 Human vs Machine 1 culture festival 1 ExpoReal 1 Stockholm Hotel Investment Guide 1 guest night 1 climate issues 1 Retail guide 1 Retail opportunities 1 Retail Guide Sweden 1 PANQ 1 Diretto 1 Stagecast 1 economy report 1 creative capital 1 Marlon Roudette 1 Mónica Vélez 1 Eric Ng 1 Emily Kusunoki 1 MADFUN 1 Firemill 1 Håkan Falk 1 Klara City View 1 Vilsta ski slope 1 Data Centers by Sweden 1 Vilsta ski resort 1 Stockholm values 1 Sustainable eyewear 1 Karün 1 Impact entrepreneurs 1 Impact company 1 Circular Value Chain 1 Impact Unicorn Factory 1 community platform 1 innovation ecosystem 1 tech scene 1 Stockholm Tech Week 1 The Entrepreneur's Guide Stockholm 1 Stockholm Hotel Report 1 Hotel report 1 test bed 1 Stockholm - A Woman's Place 1 Show all tags
Investment potential in the Stockholm region: €111 billion

Investment potential in the Stockholm region: €111 billion

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2019 08:58 UTC

The planned construction projects within the Stockholm region show a total investment volume of €111 billion until the year 2040. According to Invest Stockholm’s report released today, the largest investment share is in housing, with an investment volume of €60,7 billion, followed by infrastructure investments in railway, subway and lightrail, with an investment volume of 9,6 billion €.

​Six new Stockholm health tech companies on the Life Science Hotlist

​Six new Stockholm health tech companies on the Life Science Hotlist

Press Releases   •   Jan 31, 2019 06:45 UTC

The health tech sector in Stockholm is booming. Six new health tech companies are entering the Life Science Hotlist, a list of carefully curated investment opportunities in the Stockholm-Uppsala region. Invest Stockholm has screened 95 health tech companies to identify the “hot” investment cases. Today, Brighter, Camino Care, CareLigo, Encare, Hnry and Minnity are added to the list.

​Two municipalities in the Stockholm region sell land to Microsoft

​Two municipalities in the Stockholm region sell land to Microsoft

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2018 13:27 UTC

The two municipalities Gävle and Sandviken in the Stockholm region have decided to sell a total of 130 hectares of land to Microsoft for SEK 269 million, thereby creating conditions for a major international investment.

Stockholm Hotel Report: Demand for additional hotels in Stockholm

Stockholm Hotel Report: Demand for additional hotels in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Oct 18, 2018 08:21 UTC

​Despite a substantial increase in the number of hotel rooms in Stockholm last year, the demand for more hotels in the Swedish capital continues to develop. Changed travel habits, a growing middle class in Asia and cheaper flights have contributed to the increase in the proportion of private hotel guests, which is now almost as big as the business segment.

Stockholm Tech Week: Welcome to a world leading tech ecosystem

Stockholm Tech Week: Welcome to a world leading tech ecosystem

Press Releases   •   Sep 03, 2018 06:15 UTC

During the first two weeks of September, Stockholm welcomes thousands of investors, entrepreneurs, talents and journalists, to discover one of the best tech ecosystems in the world. With 14 conferences and 50+ events, Stockholm Tech Week offers visitors to experience what's going to happen next in the world. Welcome to connect with the early starters of the Stockholm tech ecosystem!

WeWork opens first Nordic location in Stockholm

WeWork opens first Nordic location in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Jul 09, 2018 07:54 UTC

The American community platform WeWork today announced its expansion into Stockholm. During the spring of 2019, the first location of the leading provider of shared office space around the globe will open its doors at the newly renovated property Urban Escape, offering office and community space for 1000 future members.

Sustainable brands choose Stockholm

Sustainable brands choose Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Jun 11, 2018 12:47 UTC

When sustainable eyewear brand Karün from Patagonia were looking for the best market in Europe to launch their new product; sunglasses made out of recycled fishing nets, they chose Stockholm. Why? You may ask. Stockholm has far from the amount of sunshine that many other European cities can boast with. The answer, however, is not to be found in the weather, but rather in the Swedish values.

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Press Releases   •   Mar 26, 2018 07:15 UTC

The Vilsta ski slope in Eskilstuna in the Stockholm region, will become 10 meters higher just in time for the winter season next year. All thanks to shaft masses from the construction of Amazon Web Services (AWS)’s data center in Eskilstuna.

Klara City View – a property in the heart of Stockholm for sale

Klara City View – a property in the heart of Stockholm for sale

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2018 11:29 UTC

For the first time in many years, the City of Stockholm has land to sell in the city center. The gross floor area is about 20 000 square meters. The property has the Central station, the City Hall and the open waters of Riddarfjärden as neighbours.

It's here! The guide every retail investor has been waiting for

It's here! The guide every retail investor has been waiting for

Press Releases   •   Nov 16, 2017 10:26 UTC

Packed with statistics, key facts and detailed descriptions of shopping districts in Stockholm, the Swedish retail guide has landed. For everyone considering entering the Stockholm retail market, this guide saves weeks of market research.

​Northvolt opens R&D facility in the Stockholm Region

​Northvolt opens R&D facility in the Stockholm Region

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2017 14:30 UTC

​The City of Västerås, west of Stockholm, has been chosen as the location where Northvolt will place their R&D facility for the next generation lithium-ion batteries. This is the fourth major investment in the Stockholm Region in the last six months, creating another 300 to 400 jobs in Västerås.

Stockholm hotel investment guide: opportunities for international investors

Stockholm hotel investment guide: opportunities for international investors

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2017 05:50 UTC

Through stable growth, Stockholm has reached record levels of RevPAR (revenue per available room), and surging occupancy has created a great need for additional guest room capacity. While demand has become increasingly diverse, supply has remained homogeneous and regional operators dominate the market. The time is ripe for international investors to conquer a share of emerging market segments.

​The ROCKWOOL Group, the leading provider of stone wool solutions, invests in land in the Stockholm region

​The ROCKWOOL Group, the leading provider of stone wool solutions, invests in land in the Stockholm region

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2017 08:17 UTC

The Danish industrial Group, ROCKWOOL, has today confirmed the purchase of 180,000 square meters of land in the Eskilstuna Logistics Park (Eskilstuna Logistikpark), which will lay the foundation for future expansion to serve the Swedish construction market. The future facility has the potential to create about 150 new jobs in Eskilstuna.

The Stockholm region is growing – thousands of job opportunities in the construction industry

The Stockholm region is growing – thousands of job opportunities in the construction industry

Press Releases   •   Oct 03, 2017 08:38 UTC

Need for labor to carry out planned construction investments in the Stockholm region is estimated at over 100,000 job opportunities in 2017 and 2018. The demand is greatest for building and construction workers, construction craftsmen, painters and finishers.

Unique course launched to help international companies enter the Swedish construction market

Unique course launched to help international companies enter the Swedish construction market

Press Releases   •   Jul 26, 2017 07:30 UTC

​The strong construction market in Stockholm has created lucrative opportunities for international companies. A requirement to be able to seize these opportunities is to understand the regulations of the industry. To help foreign companies enter the market, Invest Stockholm, Tyréns and SABO today launched a unique intensive course covering the fundamentals of the Swedish construction industry.

​Amazon Web Services (AWS) announces the establishment of a datacenter region in Stockholm

​Amazon Web Services (AWS) announces the establishment of a datacenter region in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Apr 04, 2017 06:16 UTC

Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced the establishment of a new datacenter region in the Stockholm area, positioning Sweden as the location of choice for delivery of advanced cloud services in the Nordics. The new AWS EU (Stockholm) Region will be operational in 2018.

​Record investment opportunities in the Stockholm region

​Record investment opportunities in the Stockholm region

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2017 12:42 UTC

The Stockholm region is growing faster than the rest of Europe and the investment potential is estimated to be EUR 95 billion through 2030 in the areas of housing, infrastructure and innovation. A sweeping 340,000 new dwellings will be built, which alone will require investments at a record level of EUR 53 billion.

​5 new companies on the Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2016 08:36 UTC

The Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist is growing. Now being welcomed are 5 new companies, all in digital health, in the search for foreign investments and partnerships. Including the new companies, the list now includes 41 companies, almost half of which are in the field of digital health.

​Major investment in Stockholm region life science companies

Press Releases   •   Oct 07, 2015 08:23 UTC

The next five years will see a major investment to increase the life science companies in the Stockholm region. The aim is to double the number of identified companies which are ripe for investment.

Stockholm is now the second largest FinTech Hub in Europe

Press Releases   •   Jun 23, 2015 06:00 UTC

In the past five years, Stockholm-based companies received 18 percent of all private placements in FinTech companies across Europe. The numbers show that Stockholm continuously, year after year, attracts almost one fifth of the overall FinTech investments in Europe.