The Mintos marketplace for loans welcomes its first loan originator to offer investment opportunities from Russia – EcoFinance. The lender offers investments in online unsecured personal loans issued in Russia under its CreditPlus brand. EcoFinance loans on the Mintos marketplace initially will be listed in euro, offering investors to earn up…
TechChill will host the Fifty Founders Battle, startup pitch competition showcasing the most promising and inspiring startups from the Baltics, Nordics and beyond. There is only a month left for startups to apply for the open call for the Fifty Founders Battle to compete for 10 000 money prize.
In the capital city of Hungary – Budapest, the annual 16+1 summit took place. Latvian Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis also participated in the event. During the summit 23 cooperation agreements were signed and among them was a Memorandum of Understanding on building a Latvia-Biolake-BGI Life Science and Technology Center.
A study recently published by Tech.eu on the state of the Baltic startup ecosystem outlines the major findings of the region.
Totally Slushing it. The Latvians gave it all they had, made a splash, and have laid the foundation for a serious, government-backed startup presence in Europe.
Customer identification startup Notakey announces ICO Pass, a tool that will solve an issue that ICO organizers face.