πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ   During the pandemic, she co-founded ABC Labs, which accounted for over 20% of all Covid tests in Sweden. Today, Maria Rankka is reinvesting in society within the health and impact sectors. Don’t miss Maria’s story about ABC Labs, which she describes as a “total roller coaster,” in the twelfth episode of Patric blir Γ„ngel.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ πŸ’°  A new VC has arrived in Sweden with several billion in its pocket. Swedish companies now have the opportunity to partake in the 12 billion kronor available through the so-called NATO Innovation Fund, which invests in companies contributing to the alliance’s core issues.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ πŸ’Έ Over the past ten years, 501 companies have been listed on the stock market in Sweden, which is more than the total number of listings in France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Spain combined. But what is the secret behind Sweden’s successful listing market? Financial Times explores this along with CEOs from both Carnegie and Nasdaq.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ β™»οΈ EQT Ventures believes that it should not be complicated to raise capital for companies working on the green transition. Therefore, they have, along with top companies in environmental technology and McKinsey, created an ambitious manual to make it easier for green entrepreneurs to raise capital.

🌏 πŸ‘€ The world needs a “reality check” regarding the phasing out of fossil fuels. JP Morgan highlights in Financial Times the need for a realistic view on the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy, and predicts in a new report that it will take several generations to achieve net-zero emissions.

πŸ‡³πŸ‡΄ πŸ›’ It would have been a change that could have given the private equity market a huge boost, especially in Europe, with about 80 billion dollars in additional LP capital. Unfortunately, this will not happen as Norway will not allow its Sovereign Wealth Fund to invest in unlisted stocks.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ πŸ’ͺ🏻  It is now possible to invest in Open AI through the Swedish brokerage firm Tioex, with a minimum investment of 100.000 SEK.