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‘Connected finance’ app Curve hits £50m spend ahead of UK launch
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UK-founded tech startup Blockchain secures $40m Series B
posted on June 22, 2017

Blockchain, a UK-founded software platform for digital assets, has closed a $40m (£31.6m) Series B round.

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Will.i.am reveals why he became an advisor to UK FinTech startup Atom Bank
posted on June 22, 2017

Will.i.am explained last night to a room of perspiring journalists at a sweltering London location why he decided to become an advisor to UK FinTech firm Atom Bank.

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FinTech firm TrueLayer raises $3m Series A led by the Anthemis Group
posted on June 21, 2017

FinTech startup TrueLayer has raised $3m in Series A funding to continue giving developers ‘easy’ access to bank APIs.

FinTech firm Soldo closes $11m Series A led by Accel
posted on June 21, 2017

FinTech firm Soldo has raised $11m (£9m) in Series A funding in a round led by Accel.

London-based FinTech startup StockViews gets £500,000
posted on June 16, 2017

London-based StockViews has raised £500,000 from new and existing investors including GWC, a Silicon Valley-based venture fund.

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Startup Weekly: Venturespring launches new accelerator, InMotion Ventures partners with Techstars and more
posted on June 9, 2017

Here’s your weekly roundup of news about startup competitions, awards, accelerators, and any other exciting developments in the UK tech sector.

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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?

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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?

FinTech

UK dominates FinTech50 list of innovative financial technology firms
posted on June 7, 2017

British FinTech firms have dominated this year’s FinTech50, a list of Europe’s most innovative financial technology companies. Some 33 of this year’s top 50 firms are based in London, cementing the UK’s position as the leader in European FinTech.

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Tech in Wales: The May 2017 roundup
posted on June 6, 2017

Nic Fearn, editor at Tech Dragons, rounds up the most prominent news to emerge from the Welsh tech sector throughout the month of May.

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Smart Pension closes £15m Series B, brings valuation to £65m
posted on June 5, 2017

London-based FinTech firm Smart Pension has closed a £15m Series B, bringing its valuation to £65m.

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FinTech firm Zopa bags £32m in round co-led by Northzone
posted on June 1, 2017

FinTech firm Zopa has raised £32m from investors as it gears up to submit its banking license application later this year.

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Iris Capital launches €250m European tech investment fund
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posted 17 hours ago

Culture. There’s no app for that, Kalanick
posted 19 hours ago

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Uber’s CEO resigns, over £368m in UK tech funding, a new $3.3bn fund and more in The Week in Tech
posted 21 hours ago

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EXCLUSIVE: London-based Inploi raises £500,000, brings total to £1m
posted on June 22, 2017

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UK-founded tech startup Blockchain secures $40m Series B
posted on June 22, 2017