Twino in co-operation with KPMG have lauched the first Aleternative Loan Index (ALI) of Europe, offering an overview of the potiential of the financial industry. Latvia has been awarded the 3rd place in the ALI, behind Hungary and Slovenia.
One of Latvia's most successful startups, the web-based data vizualization platform, Infogram, has announced their acquisition by creative presentation platform Prezi. This is Prezi’s first acquisition and financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
While Latvians are already actively using Taxify and patiently waiting for Uber to arrive, the Taxigo taxi app has entered the Latvian market. It is represented by an Estonian company and differentiates itself from the classic sharing economy taxi examples by only offering rides in licensed taxis.