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Habito lands £5.5m in Series A round led by Silicon Valley’s Ribbit Capital

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No more electronic ‘loose change’: innovative fintech charity payment scheme launched today across 6,000 UK schools
Chimni calls for the UK proptech community to work more closely with the housebuilding industry
Blockchain Conference: Blockchain Expo announces Berlin and North America dates



Startup Weekly: EY’s Accelarator Program, UK FinTech trade mission to Australia & more
posted on December 2, 2016

Yessi Bello Perez brings you the hotest tech startup news from across the UK.


Tech World: Google and Facebook tackle fake news, Samsung buys Harman International Industries & more
posted on November 29, 2016

Welcome to Tech World, your round up of the top technology news stories from across the globe. This month, we have Samsung’s acquisition of Harman International Industries, Chinese tech giant Coolpad’s struggle in tough economic conditions and new measures being made by Google and Facebook to tackle the distribution of fake news.

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Tech World: Google Pixel, Zuckerberg defends Thiel, Snapchat’s rumoured flotation & more
posted on October 27, 2016

Welcome to Tech World, your monthly round up of the top technology news from across the globe. This month, we have smartphone news, a $3.25bn acquisition and even some politics. We also speak with Rahul Gautam from EY about blockchain and digital rights management.


Blockchain and open innovation: What does the future hold?
posted on October 17, 2016

Jamie Qiu, founder and lead of EY’s Startup Challenge, explores what the future could hold for blockchain and open innovation.


The EY Startup Challenge: Bridging the gap between startups and corporates
posted on October 11, 2016

A third EY Startup Challenge has now begun in London after two programmes in 2014 and 2015, this time focusing on how blockchain technology could be used to address problems in Digital Rights Management and Energy Trading.


EY report: UK is best place in Europe to start a digital business
posted on September 12, 2016

According to research by EY, the UK has been ranked as the top G20 country for the ease of starting a digital business and navigating through the country’s regulatory environment.

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Startup Weekly: EY blockchain challenge, Crowdfunder’s £2.4m funding boost & more
posted on July 22, 2016

Here’s your weekly round up of news about startup competitions, awards, co-working spaces, accelerators and any other exciting things happening in the UK tech sector. EY Startup blockchain challenge EY’s Startup Challenge is back with a focus on blockchain to find solutions for key industry challenges such as digital rights management and energy trading. The…


EY acquires Silicon Roundabout digital consultancy Seren
posted on August 18, 2015

Consultancy giant EY UK has acquired Seren, a 60 strong digital consultancy based in Silicon Roundabout. Seren works with firms across a number of sectors, in particular, telecoms and financial services. The acquisition is the first of its kind for the UK Advisory practice and it is part of continued investment and growth in the UK…


EY launches health and social care digital innovation programme
posted on June 17, 2015

EY has launched a digital innovation programme at the Kings Fund Digital Health and Care Congress aimed at supporting and accelerating the use of digital technologies in health and social care. ‘Let’s Get Digital’ will run for a year and will be looking for innovators who are working to develop solutions that deliver real benefit…

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EY launches second startup challenge
posted on April 7, 2015

Advisory group EY has launched its second ‘EY Startup Challenge’ to give technology startups the chance to compete for 10 places in an intensive eight week mentoring programme with the firm and its clients. This year’s challenge will search for startups with innovative technologies focussed on finding new ways to achieve more intelligent customer interactions…

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Data law is changing and businesses need to watch out
posted on November 28, 2014

This post is part of a series of content sponsored by our partners EY, who have announced their new Startup Challenge. In recent years information about our individual lives has been seeping onto the internet and therein, businesses globally as each time we log on to IT systems and access social media, information is created…

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PM Theresa May to reveal Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund to support UK tech
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AI and the legal sector: Opportunities, challenges and predictions
posted on January 20, 2017