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5 things FinTech startups should know before working with banks
posted on June 23, 2016

Martin Campbell, MD at FinTech firm Ormsby Street, has partnered with some of Europe’s biggest banks over the last 12 months. In this article he shares his learnings for other FinTech startups. That some banks have struggled to adapt to changing customer demands in the digital economy is no surprise. Many elements of traditional banking…

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Defining FinTech: Lifting the lid on financial tech
posted on June 21, 2016

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FinTech startup Invoice Cycle closes $4m seed round
posted on June 20, 2016

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Smart Pension closes £3.3m Series A round
posted on June 3, 2016

Smart Pension, an automated enrolment pension provider, has closed a £3.3m Series A round. The round, which drew support from a range of angle investors including Ed Asseily, Secret Escapes co-founder Tom Valentine, and William Reeve, brings the company’s total funding to £5m. Smart Pension co-founder and CEO Andrew Evans, said: “We are building an…


Mortgage sector ripe for FinTech disruption
posted on June 3, 2016


TransferWise lands $26m in round led by Baillie Gifford
posted on May 25, 2016


VC investment in UK FinTech ‘outpaced Germany despite decline’ in Q1 2016
posted on May 25, 2016


Aviva Ventures invests in Founders Factory to scale FinTech startups
posted on May 18, 2016


UK Treasury launches “FinTech Bridge” to boost startups’ access to Asia
posted on May 12, 2016


Scotland could be a ‘serious global contender’ in FinTech
posted on May 5, 2016


Azimo raises $15m to expand across Asia
posted on May 5, 2016

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UK PayTech firms ‘closing the US lead in FinTech investment’
posted on May 3, 2016

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Banks working with startups ‘creates a win, win, win situation’
posted on April 6, 2016

Startups play an important role in helping incumbent financial services companies to innovate and make the most of new and emerging technologies, according to Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING Group. Speaking at the Money 20/20 Europe conference in Copenhagen, the CEO said many bankers at the event may well feel like an “endangered species”, surrounded…


UK firms dominate FinTech50 2016 list unveiled at Money20/20
posted on April 5, 2016


FinTech event Money 20/20 Europe just around the corner
posted on March 31, 2016


Deloitte report: Blockchain tech could re-shape businesses
posted on March 31, 2016


Distributed ledger technology – where’s the value?
posted on March 28, 2016


GoCardless raises $13m to build new global bank-to-bank payments network
posted on March 23, 2016

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Blockchain intelligence firm Elliptic gets $5m in Series A funding
posted on March 21, 2016


What UK FinTech can learn from SXSW 2016
posted on March 15, 2016

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P2P online mortgage platform LendInvest raises £17m
posted on March 14, 2016

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