Blog Archives - Innovestor

Meet the team – Petri Laine

This is a feature in our monthly ‘Meet the team’ series, where we hope you will get to know us and our team better. Get to know ou...
26.02.2019

Portfolio insight: Miradore – Change and Leadership principles for growth

This is the first blog in our monthly ‘Portfolio insight’ series, where we will showcase our portfolio companies and provide insig...
18.02.2019

Monidor: Facilitating Hospital Wards with Cutting Edge Mobile Technology

Intensive care units and surgery rooms are well equipped with various medical instruments and machinery. Patients who end up in these departme...
06.02.2019

Meet the team – Tommi Äijälä

Corporate turned entrepreneur, get to know our CEO Tommi My name is Tommi and I’m the co-founder and CEO of Innovestor. Before founding the co...
31.01.2019
Shift business fetsival

Supporting the startup ecosystem – Making an impact by doing more

A big goal for us this new year is to be all the more active and involved within the startup & growth company ecosystem not just by fundin...
14.01.2019

Our year in review – 2018

Another year is quickly coming to a close, 2018 was our 4th full year of operations and saw us achieve a great deal. Explore select highlights...
13.12.2018

The million euro question – how to invest in startups?

Author: Wilhelm Lindholm, Chief Investment Officer, Innovestor Ltd. For a long time, it was challenging for private investors to invest in sta...
28.11.2018

A doctors view on why controlled blood coagulation at the right time, in the right place, is vital

This blog introduces our current co-investment opportunity, Aplagon Oy, and was written by Riitta Lassila, Head of Coagulation Disorders Unit,...
20.11.2018
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Press release: Million-euro funding award at Kasvu Open 2019

The new ‘Investor’s Favourite 2019’ award, announced at the Kasvu Open Carnival on October 25th 2018 provides Finnish SMEs an oppo...
25.10.2018

Slurp – Disrupting the global $10 billion speciality coffee market

This blog introduces our current co-investment opportunity, Slurp Ltd, and was written by Co-founder and CEO, Tero Rehula. Interested in co-in...
14.10.2018

New co-investment opportunity! Tech startup disrupting the speciality coffee market

Say hello to Slurp ☕️   Our newest co-investment opportunity is now live on our Co-investment Platform! Slurp is a global dropshipping ma...
25.09.2018

Ruokaboksi osakeanti / Arkiruokailua helpottava uusi e-Ruokapalvelu

Ruokaboksi on uudenlainen arkiruokailua helpottava palvelu, joka vähentää kuluttajalta ruokaostosten suunnittelun sekä kaupassa käynnin vaivaa...
16.08.2018

EEE Innovations Oy valjastaa raskaan liikenteen ajoneuvot liikkuviksi liukkaussensoreiksi

EEE Innovations Oy on vuonna 2014 perustettu ohjelmistoyhtiö, jonka missiona on tehdä liikenteestä turvallisempaa sekä kustannustehokkaampaa r...
27.11.2017

Linkker Oy:n toimittamat sähköbussit ovat menestys Turussa

Vuosi sitten Turussa aloitettu sähköbussiliikenne on osoittautunut hyvin onnistuneeksi. Päästöttömien sähköbussien on tarkoitus tuoda Turun ka...
31.10.2017

Parkkisähkö tuo sähköautojen latauspisteet kiinteistöihin

Parkkisähkö Oy on suomalainen, sähköautojen latausjärjestelmiin erikoistunut kasvuyhtiö. Pyysimme aitiopaikalta sähköautoilun yleistymistä seu...
30.10.2017

Trussmaticille merkittävä tilaus Yhdysvalloista

Ensimmäisenä maailmassa täysin automatisoidun kattoristikoiden tuotantolinjan kehittänyt Trussmatic Oy on sopinut tuotantolinjaston toimittami...
25.10.2017

Double digit returns – Introducing the iCORE-indicator

Since inception, we have through our co-investment service led investments in 24 funding rounds, in a total of 17 companies. The first co-inve...
20.10.2017

Perspective: Toyota’s investment in Finnish mobility startup MaaS Global

Perspective: Toyota’s investment in Finnish mobility startup MaaS Global Last week, Helsinki-based MaaS Global Ltd announced a EUR 14.2 millio...
09.08.2017

Innovestor leads USD 900,000 funding round in Navigine

Innovestor leads USD 900,000 funding round in Navigine Innovestor leads an international syndicate of investors to provide equity funding for ...
07.08.2017

Lentokentillä ja kauppakeskuksissa on edelleen turvallista

Lentokentillä ja kauppakeskuksissa on edelleen turvallista…...
22.06.2017

Suomalainen lääkekehitysyhtiö Tenboron Oy keräsi miljoonarahoituksen

Suomalainen lääkekehitysyhtiö Tenboron keräsi miljoonarahoituksen   Tenboron kehittää BNCT-syöpähoidossa käytettävää boorin k...
05.05.2017

Sijoitatko tiimiin vai ideaan?

Sijoitatko tiimiin vai ideaan? Joku tovi sitten kuuntelin vierestä kollegani puhelinkeskustelua…...
11.04.2017

Globaalisti skaalautuva disruptiivinen äppi

Kaikki enkelisijoittajat ovat todennäköisesti törmänneet jossain vaiheessa startup:iin, jonka liiketoimintana on hankkia suuri määrä käyttäjiä...
01.02.2017

Innovestor invests in Alvega Technologies

Innovestor invests in Alvega Technologies Innovestor leads a syndicate of investors that provides funding for Alvega Technologies Inc, a growt...
31.01.2017
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The hottest sectors in venture investing 2017

The hottest sectors in venture investing 2017 The prices of exchange traded stocks fluctuate significantly. Current information is basically i...
16.01.2017

$20m rahoitusjärjestely Swap.com:iin

$20m rahoitusjärjestely Swap.com:iin Innovestorin Kasvurahastoon kuuluva Swap.com teki $20m rahoitusjärjestelyn vuoden vaihteessa. Ankkurisijo...
09.01.2017

Significant arrangement in the Finnish venture capital market: Innovestor acquires majority stake in Seed Fund Vera

Significant arrangement in the Finnish venture capital market: Innovestor acquires majority stake in Seed Fund Vera Today on 16 December 2016,...
16.12.2016

Mobile Storytelling Ab:n osakeanti merkittiin täyteen kahdessa viikossa

Ruotsin johtava pelillistämiseen keskittyvä yritys Mobile Storytelling Ab:n osakeanti merkittiin täyteen kahdessa viikossa. Yhtiö keräsi noin ...
25.11.2016

Trussmatic Oy:n osakeanti keskeytetty ylimerkinnän vuoksi

Trussmatic Oy:n osakeanti keskeytettiin ennenaikaisesti ylimerkintätilanteen vuoksi. Rahoituskierroksella kerättiin varoja yhtiön tuotannon te...
30.09.2016

Plantui Oy merkinnässä 23.09 asti

Plantui Oy merkinnässä 23.09 asti Plantui Oy on kotimainen korkean teknologian yritys, joka valmistaa design laitteita yrttien kotikasvatuksee...
31.08.2016

Blog: Play-offs in European equity crowdfunding begin

Blog: Play-offs in European equity crowdfunding begin Volumes of capital raised by equity crowdfunding platforms are strongly on the rise, whi...
08.08.2016

Innovestor visits the Republic of Tatarstan

Innovestor visits the Republic of Tatarstan Wilhelm Lindholm, Partner & MD Russia in Innovestor, visited Tatarstan as part of a business d...
07.07.2016

Innovestor tests Navigine’s indoor positioning technology at railwaystation in Moscow

Innovestor tests Navigine’s indoor positioning technology at railwaystation in Moscow Innovestor’s portfolio company Navigine, developer of a ...
28.06.2016

Blog: What returns to expect as an angel investor?

Blog: What returns to expect as an angel investor? People considering direct investments into early-stage growth companies often wonder what r...
22.06.2016

Join Us In Startup Village!

Join Us In Startup Village! Startup Village is one of the largest venture capital events in Europe. This year it takes place in Moscow on 2nd-...
10.05.2016

Yepzon Ltd share issue open now

Yepzon Ltd share issue open now Finnish Yepzon Ltd has developed a low cost GPS device, which can be used to locate e.g. people, pets and valu...

Innovestor Ltd share issue was oversubscribed

Innovestor Ltd share issue was oversubscribed Innovestor Ltd’s own directed share issue was concluded successfully and was oversubscribed. Inn...
12.04.2016

Innovestor invests in Navigine

Innovestor invests in Navigine Innovestor leads a syndicate of investors that provides funding for Navigine, a growth company which develops e...
22.03.2016

Innovestor Invests in LNGTainer

Innovestor Invests in LNGTainer Innovestor’s latest target company LNGTainer Ltd’s funding round was successful. The size of the r...
16.03.2016

Innovestor advises Scool in funding round

Innovestor advises Scool in funding round Innovestor took part as an advisor in Scool Ltd’s funding round. Innovestor acts as financial ...

Innovestor expanding to Sweden

Innovestor expanding to Sweden Innovestor opened a branch office in Sweden on January 21st. The Swedish operation will be headed by ex-Nordea ...
27.01.2016

Innovestor invests in Yepzon

Innovestor invests in Yepzon Innovestor leads a syndicate of 23 investors to provide funding for Yepzon, a company which develops applications...
27.11.2015

SLUSH 2015 in Helsinki

SLUSH 2015 in Helsinki Innovestor took part in Slush in November. Once again, SLUSH was extremely well organized and there were number of inte...
13.11.2015

Open Innovation Forum in Moscow

Open Innovation Forum in Moscow One of the biggest VC events, Open Innovation Forum, is arranged in Moscow once a year. Once again, SLUSH was ...
31.10.2015

Innovestor invests in Apped

Innovestor invests in Apped Innovestor leads a syndicate of 14 investors to provide funding for Apped, a company which helps customers to incr...
23.10.2015

Innovestor is now a partner with B3CF

Innovestor is now a partner with B3CF Innovestor has commenced partner cooperation with British & Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce in Finl...
14.10.2015

Innovestor invests in Labrox

Innovestor invests in Labrox Innovestor leads a syndicate of 23 investors to provide funding for Labrox, a company which develops equipment an...
02.10.2015

Moscow Startup Village 2015

Moscow Startup Village 2015 Innovestor participated Startup Village event for the second time in the Skolkovo near Moscow. Almost ten thousand...
04.06.2015

Innovestor invests in Verso Globe

Innovestor invests in Verso Globe Innovestor leads a syndicate of 14 investors to provide funding for Verso, a company which company develops ...
08.05.2015

Innovestor invests in Plantui

Innovestor invests in Plantui Innovestor leads a syndicate of 11 investors to provide funding for Plantui, a company which develops equipment ...
03.04.2015