Martin Witt has been appointed as Vice President and Head of Volvo Group Venture Capital.
GP Bullhound, a global technology advisory and investment firm, held the first close of its latest fund, at €125M.
Willa, a Venice, California, and Stockholm, Sweden-based fintech startup for freelancers to get paid on time, raised $3m in seed funding.
Tink, a Stockholm, Sweden-based open banking platform that enables banks, fintechs and startups to develop data-driven financial services, received a strategic investment from PayPal (Nasdaq: PYPL).
Anyfin, a Swedish provider of consumer loan refinancing solutions, raised $30m in Series B funding.
Altair (Nasdaq: ALTR) a Troy, Mich.-based global technology company providing solutions in product development, high-performance computing (HPC), and data analytics, acquired the WRAP software business from Swedish company WRAP International AB.
Trialbee, a Malmö, Sweden and Chapel Hill, North Carolina-based global technology provider for patient matching and engagement in clinical trials, raised €11m in funding.
DbVis Software, a Stockholm, Sweden-based provider of a database management and analysis tool for all major databases, raised €5.3m in growth funding.
EnginZyme, a Stockholm, Sweden-based cell-free synthetic biology company, raised €6.4m in Series A funding.
Bokio, a Gothenburg, Sweden fintech company providing an AI-driven accounting software platform for SMEs and self-employed, raised €7.4m in funding.
Dirac, an Uppsala, Sweden-based provider of digital audio signal processing solutions, raised $6m in financing.
ClimateView, a Stockholm, Sweden-based provider of a software platform for cities to become carbon neutral, raised €2.3M in funding.
Tink, a Stockholm, Sweden-based open banking platform, acquired Eurobits Technologies, a Madrid, Spain-based provider of account aggregation services, for €15.5m.
Skooler, a Moss, Norway- and Bellewue, WA-based provider of innovative learning technology for primary and secondary education (K-12), is to acquire Loops Education, a Göteborg, Sweden-based learning tool and education content provider.
Paligo, a Stockholm, Sweden-based provider of cloud-based content management and authoring solution for the technical documentation market, received an investment firm Alfvén & Didrikson.