500 Startups to launch a ‘pre-accelerator’ in Oslo

Something startups in the Nordics have continually struggled with is attracting very-early stage money. As of today, one of the world’s most renowned VC seed fund and startup accelerators, 500 Startups, is taking it upon themselves to attempt to solve that problem by launching a pre-accelerator in Oslo, Norway (similar to the one they launched with General Assembly earlier this year).