Finnish startup GetJenny raises €2 million for its AI-powered customer support chatbots

GetJenny, a customer support chatbot startup from Helsinki, has raised a €2 million funding round led by Dubai Angel Investors and May Nasrallah of deNovo Corporate Advisors, with participation from Exio, Business Finland, and existing investors. The Finnish startup’s product is a customer support chatbot that supposedly can handle routine and repeated tasks about as […]

Finnish climate analytics startup 720 Degrees raises €2.9 million

Helsinki-founded startup 720 Degrees has landed €2.9 million in funding for its AI-powered indoor air quality analytics platform. The fresh capital comes from the VC firm Pi Labs, as well as grants from Horizon 2020 and Business Finland. In total, the startup has raised €3.54 million to date. 720 Degrees is a solution that provides […]

Nokia gets a €250 million loan from NIB for 5G research in Europe

Finnish telecommunications company Nokia has secured a €250 million loan from the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) for its research and development related to 5G products until 2020, concentrating particularly on “developing new 5G-related end-to-end product offerings for different business areas,” the company stated in a press release. The loan has an average life of five […]

Finnish startup Etsimo Healthcare raises funding from Terveystalo, gives up some 20 percent of equity

Finland-based startup Etsimo Healthcare has raised a funding round from Terveystalo, a Finnish healthcare service company, in exchange for some 20 percent of equity. The startup has created a platform for healthcare providers to offer AI-powered services to the consumers. “One example is an AI-assisted […] self-assessment service that can be integrated into a mobile application, […]

Supercell invests €5 million in smartwatch game developer Everywear Games

Finland-based smartwatch gamedev startup Everywear Games has raised €5 million from Supercell Ventures, the investment arm of the mobile gaming giant Supercell. Supercell Ventures has also bought out the previous investors in Everywear Games to become the sole stockholder in the company, Talouselämä reports. Founded in 2015, Everywear Games has been specialising in games for […]

See you in Helsinki: Slush 2018 promises to be as dark, hazy, and welcoming as ever

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