Baltic

Open Banking Represents the Largest Fintech Opportunity in the Baltics and Nordics

The Nordic and Baltic region is poised to become a fintech powerhouse, but challenges related to access to capital, achieving scale and reach, and regulation must be addressed, found a new survey. Launched during Money20/20 in Amsterdam earlier this week,

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10 Hottest Fintech Startups in the Baltic States

Despite being a relatively small market compared to its other European counterparts, the Baltic region is quickly surging ahead in the global fintech race. It was once hailed by the World Economic Forum as one of the most innovative region

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Baltic Bank’s Market Share Being Chipped Away By Crowdlending

In the ever-growing European alternative finance market, Lithuania – together with other Baltic countries – shows peculiarly favourable results among the crowdlending operators Common trends in the Baltic region highlight alternative lending as a serious challenge for traditional banks and

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€100M NordicNinja VC Fund Officially Launches Operations in the Nordics and Baltics

NordicNinja VC by JB Nordic Ventures has officially launched its new €100M VC fund in partnership with Panasonic, Honda, Omron, and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC). T he fund will help Nordic and Baltic scale-up companies enter the

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The Role of Public Relations and Marketing for FinTech Start-Ups

For the vast majority of people, public relations, marketing, and communication may be perceived as one single project; hence, it may be hard to differentiate from one another. Nevertheless, a debrief with active professionals in this sphere will make you

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Baltic International Bank Completes Successful Core Banking Update

Temenos , the banking software company known for it core banking solutions has successfully upgraded Baltic International Bank’s private, corporate and retail business lines of Temenos T24 Core Banking to R17. The implementation was supported by Foranx, a certified Temenos services partner. The

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Fintech in the Baltics News Roundup: Funding Rounds, Partnerships and More

The Baltic states are gaining importance on the international fintech scene partially as a result of commitment of the different governments but also because of a very active startup scene and entrepreneurial spirit. These countries are increasingly being recognized as

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Upcoming Fintech and Blockchain Events in the Baltic States

The Baltic states, formed by Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, are looking to create an environment favorable to entrepreneurship, international talent, and fintech innovation. Estonia, the richest and most developed country among the three Baltic states, has become in recent years

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7 Reasons for Fintech Startups to Come to the Baltics

The Baltic States, which comprise Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, have recognized the prospects of fintech and are all looking to excel in digital finance. The region’s large startup community, supportive governments and favorable regulations have helped accelerate the growth of

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Blockchain in the Baltic States

The Baltic states have become a hotbed for blockchain technology with the region being named “a crypto paradise” for its high concentration of Bitcoin full nodes, strong initial coin offering (ICO) activity, and the fervent support from local governments. This

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