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​Klarna now available to 30,000 small businesses in the UK

Press releases   •   Jan 05, 2015 12:02 GMT

Swedish payments solution will revolutionise the consumer experience offered by ekmPowershop users Klarna, the leading European online checkout solution has announced its next step in its UK expansion. Klarna’s payment solution is now available to users of the UK’s leading eCommerce website solution, ekmPowershop, which powers one in five online stores in the UK.

Jon Kamaluddin joins Board of Directors of Swedish payments company Klarna

Press releases   •   Aug 18, 2014 07:29 BST

Klarna, the leading European payment provider, today announces that Jon Kamaluddin, former international director at the online retailer ASOS, joins Klarna’s Board of Directors.

Klarna raises €90 million for acquisition of SOFORT

Press releases   •   Mar 14, 2014 08:00 GMT

Klarna today announced it has raised €90 million from its investors, in order to finance the acquisition of SOFORT. The fundraising was led by Klarna’s founders, with participation from existing investors like Sequoia Capital, General Atlantic and Atomico.

Klarna completes SOFORT acquisition

Press releases   •   Mar 07, 2014 09:00 GMT

Klarna today announces the completion of the SOFORT acquisition as all conditions precedent for the closing have been fulfilled. The two companies will together form Klarna Group and become Europe’s leading alternative online payments provider.

Klarna and SOFORT join forces to become one of the leading independent European online payments providers

Press releases   •   Dec 18, 2013 09:09 GMT

• Complementary businesses unite to accelerate growth across all European markets • New group will combine payment alternatives preferred by more than half of German consumers • Merchants to benefit from a new leading European payment group

Klarna awarded Most Innovative Company by GP Bullhound

Press releases   •   May 24, 2013 08:43 BST

At the yearly Media Momentum Awards arranged by the investment bank GP Bullhound, this year being held in Stockholm, Klarna was awarded ”Most Innovative Company”. For the second consecutive year, Niklas Adalberth, deputy CEO, received awards on Klarna's behalf.