Wednesday, June 19, 2019
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Nordea readies for PSD2 with Open Banking API

Nordea has set up a site for developers to experiment with the bank's Open Banking APIs in a quest to become the "go-to hub" for banking APIs in the Nordics. Read more: www.finextra.com

Company cards startup Pleo picks up funding from Creandum

Previously investing in regional heavyweights such as Spotify and FinTech players Klarna and iZettle, Creandum led a fresh $3.25m investment into Pleo. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Cardlay snags $4m to help banks serve corporate clients

Danish card and expenses management platform Cardlay has picked up $4m from undisclosed private investors. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Lunar Way nabs €4.2m for mobile banking app

Danish banking app Lunar Way is aiming to build a banking experience for the “Snapchat generation”. The startup offers a mobile banking app. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Denmark opens new FinTech hub

Denmark is about to open its very own Fintech hub, Copenhagen Fintech, a joint initiative to spur innovation in the Nordic capital. Read more: www.finextra.com

Nordea ditches Swipp for Danske Bank’s MobilePay

Nordea is abandoning Swipp, the Danish mobile payments JV it runs with local banks, and hitching its wagon to rival Danske Bank's MobilePay service. Read more: www.businesswire.com

Pleo pockets $3m to control company card spending sprees

Danish Expenses automation service Pleo has raised $3m in a new round of funding to help companies control employee spending. Read more: www.Fintechroundup.com

FinTech and banks need to collaborate to succeed

Fintech has become the buzzword for a diverse group of companies whose ambition is to bring efficiency to financial services through innovation. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Saxo Bank moves into online bond trading

Saxo Bank, the online trading and investment specialist, announces today that it is transforming fixed income trading. Read more: www.finextra.com

Danish payments firm Nets plans IPO

Nets Holding, a Nordic payments firm, as well as Danish pension fund ATP, announced it is preparing for an initial public offering. Read more: www.bloomberg.com