Press Releases

Sep 19, 2014 10:08 GMT Klarna AB Klarna, a Swedish e-commerce company focused on simplifying buying, today announced plans to expand to the U.S. market in early 2015. A well-known player in Europe for close to a decade, Klarna delivers a much needed payment solution for disenchanted online U.S. retailers and frustrated consumers alike.

We need to learn from the growth economists

Sep 17, 2014 10:06 GMT University of Gävle Industrial economy at the University of Gävle receives 5,9 million Kronor from VINNOVA to investigate how the competition in growth economies such as China and Turkey works with innovation and product development.

Sep 11, 2014 08:09 GMT Enzymatica AB (publ)

Sep 10, 2014 08:49 GMT Trustly Swedish Fintech company Trustly releases open source “BankAPI”, a secure, Internet-based and decentralised alternative for financial messaging between financial institutions. Receives high attention on release day.

Sep 09, 2014 09:44 GMT Enzymatica AB (publ)

Sep 08, 2014 09:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region The new district of Hagastaden in Stockholm will become one of the world’s leading areas for life science. Merck & Co, the world’s third-largest pharmaceuticals company, is currently moving in as the first company to join this life sciences cluster.

Sep 02, 2014 06:03 GMT Swedfund H&M and Swedfund have initiated a unique cooperation with the aim of contributing to the development of a responsible textile industry in Ethiopia with high social and environmental standards.

Mecenat student card integrated with SEQR – opens up mobile payments for half a million students

Aug 28, 2014 06:47 GMT SEQR

Swedfund invests in Ghanaian banking sector

Aug 28, 2014 06:05 GMT Swedfund Swedfund provides Fidelity Bank, an indigenous Ghanaian bank with a strong focus on small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) a MUSD 14 long-term subordinated loan. By supporting the banking sector in Ghana, Swedfund will contribute to job creation, increased demand and private sector development.

Aug 22, 2014 08:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region New technology is currently transforming the healthcare system. The international conference Digital Health Days puts tomorrow’s healthcare on the agenda. Overweight, depression and an aging populating are challenges for a world striving to achieve a better standard of living, and already pose a challenge to our welfare system.