December 14, 2017

This Christmas Profit Software supports Cancer Foundation

This Christmas our charity target is Cancer Foundation. The Cancer Foundation is the largest private funder of cancer research in Finland. It is a charitable foundation and has had an important influence in developing cancer research and cancer control in the country.

“Through its grants, the Cancer Foundation supports cancer prevention and work to benefit cancer patients. Along with the Cancer Society of Finland, the Foundation exerts an influence on national cancer policy and wants to ensure that patients have good treatment, status and benefits.”

Profit Software wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2018!

October 16, 2017

Profit Software’s Espoo office moves

Starting from the 23rd of October Profit Software’s Espoo office (HQ) is in Leppävaara. New office is located near Sello Shopping center and only few minutes away from the Leppävaara train station.

Move will not effect to phone numbers or e-mail addresses.

New postal and visiting address is:

Profit Software Ltd
Bertel Jungin aukio 7 B
02600 Espoo, Finland

August 29, 2017

Profit Software establishes new office in Stockholm

Profit Software has for some time now worked on increasing presence in Sweden. It’s our pleasure to inform that we have established an office at Vasagatan 16, Stockholm.

-We’re actively seeking for opportunities to grow the business. The market in Sweden is positive and there’s a need for those services and products we provide, tells CEO Ilkka Starck.

Currently Profit Software has three employees in Sweden but aim is to increase the workforce and we’ll start to recruit more employees to Stockholm office within a short time.

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August 21, 2017

Profit Life&Pension 4.0 – group module and extended self-service functions

Profit Software announces a new version of Profit Life&Pension. PLP 4.0 is our most significant product renewal in years and enhances productiveness greatly in life and pension insurance production. Advanced conversion tools enable smooth conversion from old systems into PLP regardless of the possible antiquity or complexity of the insurance products.

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June 15, 2017

Profit Software buys Evolvit Ltd

Profit Software Ltd has bought Finnish Evolvit Ltd. Acquisition strengthens Profit Software’s financial expertise in the IT sector.

Profit Software is dedicated to serving insurers with proven, state-of-the-art solutions. During the past few years the business has grown significantly with turnover reaching 11,8 million euros in 2016.

-We have for a while now wanted to broaden and strengthen our offering of products and services within the FinTech sector. This acquisition increases our expertise and will strengthen our growth, states Profit Software’s CEO Ilkka Starck.

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June 12, 2017

My interest towards math led me to software industry

“I never really planned to pursue a career in the IT industry. I just sort of ended up here, naturally. I studied math in the University of Helsinki. Math had always been my favorite subject at school; I did fairly well in math class and always had the motivation to work hard for my math grades. So, after high school it seemed like a logical choice to pursue a career in math and continue studying it at university level.

I began studying programming only in the last few years of my studies. I was trying to figure out what I would do after graduation: where would my math studies lead me? Programming seemed like rational addition to my math degree, because it would open many new doors for me. My major was insurance and finance math, and combining those two, insurance math and programming, basically led me here, at Profit Software.

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May 29, 2017

Profit Software attends IndustryForum Banking and Insurance event in Hämeenlinna

One of the biggest events of the Finnish finance sector, IndustryForum, is held during 31st of May and 1st of June in Vanajanlinna. Like previous years, Profit Software attends the event. Read more

May 22, 2017

Acronyms of the day: GDPR and PLP

Big data has been a buzz word of the IT world for some years already. With increasing computing efficiency data is turning into a big business. We all generate data to various actors just by living, consuming, transporting. As more and more data is being collected, cyber security threats are real risks and taken seriously by serious operators. EU including.

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BY Anni Siitonen, Business Analyst at Profit Software

May 15, 2017

A quality internship creates the foundation for your future career

”My journey in the software industry has not been completely straightforward. As a child I enjoyed playing computer games but the real passion for IT caught fire later in life. During high school I pondered my career options and information technology seemed like a natural and safe choice. Read more

April 12, 2017

I have always enjoyed creating things

“I became interested in software development already as a child and started to practice my skills. I have always enjoyed creating things and thought that developing software and games might be fun. I had no relatives or other connections with IT background, so I had to rely on my own knowledge and abilities. This was certainly not easy, but as time went by my skills got better. Couple of years before beginning my studies at Tallinn University of Technology I made the final decision that I want to be a developer.

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