News March 15: Debricked, IPercept, Uniti, WACQT, Northvolt, Avanza, Safello, Skyqraft, Katla Aero and more

Here is today's curation of news from Sweden's startup and tech sector, as well as some interesting reads.

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Mergers & acquisitions

  • Debricked (Malmö, automated cybersecurity platform for open source management) was acquired by UK-headquartered global software company Micro Focus through its security division CyberRes. Financial terms were not disclosed. According to Breakit, the estimated price might be around SEK250M (€24M, $26M) (English, Swedish / Breakit paywall, Swedish #2).

Financing rounds

  • IPercept (Stockholm, solutions for automated diagnostics and monitoring of industrial equipment): SEK5.5M (€520K, $570K) from Almi Invest and unnamed angel investors (Swedish, machine translation).

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News from Swedish startups, the tech sector and VCs

Other interesting things from the startup/VC world & beyond

Other interesting things from Sweden

  • Sweden to give out SEK14B (€1.3B, $1.5B) in fuel and power subsidies (English).


That's it for today.

Martin Weigert

Martin Weigert