is a program of Wiccon Invest targeting young entrepreneurs at a pre-seed stage of creating a digital solution. We are committed to finding, investing in, and incubating the next potential Unicorn seed.
Unicorns in SEK
The Unicorn-Saurus Rex Initiative is a program of Wiccon Invest offering pre-seed investments to young entrepreneurs who have great start-up ideas and ambitions. The pre-seed injection ranges up to 200.000 EUR in technical investment such as consultancy, expertise, logistics, planning and management, or in capital investment for a faster go-to-market and scale-up.
We are investing in founders from around the world translating our collaboration into strong partnerships. Every partner of ours receives support, clients, further maintenance and product development as we are all dedicated to the mission of becoming unicorn-saurus rexes.
Have you got a future-driven start-up idea? Apply for the program by sending us a message describing your product.
With our extensive experience in building financial systems for pay in, pay out and asset management, we focus on digital solutions that would benefit in this regard from our in-house intangible assets and knowledge.
We have a team of experts in financial systems, compliance, security software, gaming, and identification software development.
If your start-up idea requires a financial system for pay in, pay out or asset management, we already possess in-house intangible assets helpful for maximizing your business model feasibility.
Growing a scale-up into an unicorn takes commitment to product maintenance and improvement. We make sure your digital solutions are advancing in functionalities and quality.
We offer pre-seed investments in capital or sweat equity. Our goal is to help your future-driven digital product to penetrate the market and serve it at a high level of utility.
Transfer Galaxy is the first participant in Wiccon’s start-up program "The Unicorn-Saurus Rex Initiative". The Start-up received long hours of collaborative work, including weekend days, as the goals of the entrepreneurs were high and many.
In 2019, the company registered more than 5 500 000 EUR in turnover, and in 2021 the company has been valuated to >1 billion SEK. Transfer Galaxy is a remittance and cross border funds forwarding platform enabling money sending between African countries and Europe.
Verifiero is a joint venture between Wiccon Invest and Refero. The product has received sizable financial and technical investments for the mission to serve as an identity verification software useful for companies that need a reliable KYC solution.
Verifiero uses smart techniques for verifying a person who signs a contract, navigates a website for adults, or any other business related procedures requiring trust that the person signing up for a digital service is the real person.
Tango is Wiccon's Remittance Service and Transaction Monitoring System with predefined rules for processing and storing KYC / AML and sensitive personal data. The system facilitates the funds transfers for payment institutions to process customer information and its compliance processes in a structured manner.
We have started to develop Tango as a remittance service in 2014 with an investment of more than 100 000 EUR from Wiccon Invest. In 2021, the system continues to be useful to a considerable number of money service businesses and payment institutions.
Plusius is a joint venture between Wiccon Invest and 3 other partners who together have invested 1 500 000 EUR to create a financial system. The system is called Zulu and it has several complex solutions providing the international enterprises and e-commerce businesses with an advanced splitting of multinational and multi-currency flows.
Plusius is a financial institution of the highest class serving the global community with FX and escrow functionality for cross border trade of goods and services.
SafetyNet alarms has received more than 50 000 EUR in capital investments and in technical investments such as consulting, design and office space services. The company was boosted to go-to-market and today it continues to grow as a prosperous enterprise.
Griply is an app with games and tournaments available for both iOS and Android. Wiccon has partnered with Griply in 2020, when three female startupers have jumped into a traditionally male industry, with great ideas and initiatives for the product. The start-up has received a sizable investment in sweat equity.