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Record-high Net Asset Value of NOK 66.9 billion
Aker ASA published its financial results for the second quarter of 2021 on Friday July 16, 2021. Click to read more: Record-high Net Asset Value of NOK 66.9 billion.
Cognite valued at USD 1.6 billion following investment by venture capital firm TCV
Seven months after its first external financing round, a second investment round raises Cognite valuation to USD 1.6 billion. TCV, a leading growth equity firm with a decades of experience in scaling technology companies, is investing USD 150 million and becomes the third largest shareholder in Cognite. The Series B investment marks one of the largest funding rounds for a SaaS company in Europe and positions Cognite for continued global growth. Click here to read the full stock exchange release.
Renewable energy and green technologies
Aker Horizons is a holding company with a portfolio of companies in the renewable energy and green technologies space, and with focus on long-term value creation. Through Aker Horizons, Aker is taking an active role to develop and operate in broader and rapidly growing renewable energy and green technology segments.
RunwayFBU: A venture capital fund and techhub
Aker has established a new home for tech, data and entrepreneurship. The new early-stage venture capital fund and tech hub, RunwayFBU, is a USD 35 million VC fund, which will invest in early to mid-stage start-ups software-driven technology companies built by ambitious entrepreneurs.
An ocean technology centre
Together with Aker, The World Economic Forum has established C4IR Ocean - a center for the fourth industrial revolution. The goal is to use technology and digital innovation for sustainable and profitable ocean economy. The technology centre's flagship is the Ocean Data Platform, built on Cognite Data Fusion.
Aker ASA: Aker tenders its shares in Ocean Yield ASA in a recommended voluntary cash offer by Octopus Bidco, sponsored by KKR
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Aker ASA: Enters partnership with SalMar to create world leading offshore farming operations