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Crypto concept is a ‘fallacy’ says Finnish central bank advisor

A paper published by the Bank of Finland explains why cryptocurrencies will never become a form of money. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Apax acquires majority stake in Solita from Vaaka Partners

Apax Partners’ growth equity vehicle The Apax Digital Fund has acquired a majority stake in Finnish digital transformation company Solita from Vaaka Partners. Read more: fintech.global

Sharetribe moves past its initial crowdfunding target

Sharetribe, a platform to help businesses set up an online marketplace, has surpassed its initial crowdfunding target of €500,000. Read more: fintech.global

EasyPark and Fortumo launch carrier billing for mobile parking

EasyPark Group and mobile technology company Fortumo are today announcing the launch of a direct carrier billing partnership. Read more: www.finextra.com

Questions on the long journey to the FinTech future at large

Summarizing FinTech milestones - an experience mostly based on Fintech in Finland. Read more: www.finextra.com

PropTech company Hostaway said to net €700k investment

Finland-based property management company Hostaway, has reportedly closed a €700,000 investment from unnamed investors. Read more: fintech.global

Zervant raises €6m to exploit EU e-invoicing directive

Zervant, a Finnish provider of online invoicing software for small business and entrepreneurs, has raised €6m in funding. Read more: fintech.global<

Alipay crosses Finnish line for cashless payments

Group of Chinese travellers conclude first ever cashless journey to Finland. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Nordic-based OpenSolution acquires Finnpos for undisclosed amount

Nordic payment provider OpenSolution has acquired Finnish electronic payment solution Finnpos, for an undisclosed fee. Read more: fintech.global

Fellow Finance receives payment institution authorization in Finland

Finnish crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending platform Fellow Finance announced on Tuesday it received payment institution authorization from the Financial, Reas more: www.crowdfundinsider.com