Eir Ventures, a Stockholm, and Copenhagen, Denmark-based life science venture firm, held the first close of its new fund of EUR76m.
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.