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Starling Bank expands to Ireland as it eyes Europe


FinTech startup Yoyo Wallet gets £12m to expand across Europe

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Co-innovation: Is it right for your tech startup or scaleup?
posted on June 20, 2017

Should tech startups and scaleups look to partner with large corporate firms? What can each party gain from working together? Cisco and Tech City News gathered a group of experts to discuss exactly this.

Startup Postmortem

Startup postmortem: Why did MatchChat, a social network for sports fans, fail?
posted on June 13, 2017

In this Startup Postmortem, James Routledge, former CEO of MatchChat, explains why his startup failed and what he learned from the experience.

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As Apple upgrades its payments offering, do UK P2P startups stand a chance?
posted on June 8, 2017

Apple has launched a peer-to-peer (P2P) payments service to rival those of Facebook, Google and PayPal. But does this leave any room for UK startups to innovate?


Could PropTech change the face of commercial real estate forever?
posted on June 8, 2017

What’s driving the rising tide of commercial PropTech, and does it represent a fundamental challenge to older, more traditional commercial agents?

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Tech City News magazine: The Virtual Reality Issue OUT NOW!
posted on June 5, 2017

We’re pleased to announce the latest edition of Tech City News magazine is OUT NOW! This issue focuses on the fascinating and ever-expanding world of virtual reality (VR).

Startup Postmortem

Startup Postmortem: The reason food delivery service Hubbub failed
posted on June 1, 2017

In this Startup Postmortem, William Reeve, former co-CEO and chairman of food delivery service Hubbub, explains why the startup failed and what he learned from the experience.


Why are more and more tech firms turning to crowdfunding?
posted on May 29, 2017

What is crowdfunding and should your startup use a crowdfunding platform to raise money? We take a look at some of the winners and losers of crowdfunding and explore why this method of fundraising is growing in popularity.


Calum Smeaton, CEO of TVSquared, on growing a successful UK AdTech firm and raising $12.5m
posted on May 23, 2017

This week, we spoke with Calum Smeaton, CEO and co-founder of AdTech firm TVSquared. Smeaton spoke to us about revolutionising the advertising industry and how “measure and optimise” is his motto for success.


TransferWise, WorldRemit and Currencycloud: How UK startups are shaking up the remittance market
posted on May 18, 2017

We take a look at TransferWise, WorldRemit and Currencycloud – the UK FinTech companies breaking the remittance monopoly held by the likes of Western Union and MoneyGram.

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Meet our PropTech Startup of the Year: Trussle
posted on May 16, 2017

Meet Trussle, the winner of the PropTech Startup of the Year award at our flagship Elevator Pitch LIVE 2016 competition.

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Meet Angelica Anton, the ex-NASA, Oxford graduate who now heads up a $500m tech fund
posted on May 15, 2017

We speak with Angelica Anton, founding and managing partner of SILK Ventures, which has just announced a new $500m tech fund designed to help tech firms expand to the Chinese market.

Everything you need to know about Improbable, the UK’s latest unicorn
posted on May 12, 2017

How does a London-based firm founded just five years ago go from raising a somewhat modest $22.09m Series A to grabbing over $500m in Series B from investors?

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Inbound investment into UK tech ‘reaches 10 year high’
posted 57 mins ago

Starling Bank

Starling Bank expands to Ireland as it eyes Europe
posted 5 hours ago

FinTech startup Yoyo Wallet gets £12m to expand across Europe
posted 7 hours ago

Survey: 22% of female tech founders not heard by male investors
posted 8 hours ago

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Your employer brand: How to be more attractive to tech professionals
posted on June 25, 2017

Nick D’Aloisio’s news aggregation app Summly shut down by Yahoo
posted on June 24, 2017