Finland’s startups receive most venture capital in Europe
Also the returns on investments made in growth companies are increasing in the Nordic countries and Europe. “The volume of investments was up to more than twice the average investment volume in Europe. Also in the longer term, between 2010 and 2014, the venture capital invested in Finnish growth companies topped the list, just after Sweden,” says FVCA Operations Manager Jonne Kuittinen. According to the performance index of the Nordic Venture Network, investments made in
Nordic startups and growth companies actually yielded higher returns than the stock market’s comparable indices.