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GP Bullhound: UK’s ranking in FinTech declines slightly as China takes the lead
posted on April 21, 2017

China solidified its position as the rising leader in the world of FinTech last year, with four more of its firms reaching a billion-dollar valuation, while the UK’s position declined slightly.

Enter the Elevator Pitch today – deadline 8 May!
posted on May 5, 2015

Tech City News is yet again on the hunt for the next big thing, this time heading ‘up north’ for a second startup pitch day to ensure the shortlist contains the brightest and best from across the UK. UK-based early and late-stage tech startups can enter now to compete for a place in the semi-finals…

Polysolar and Voyage Control win Cognicity Challenge
posted on April 17, 2015

Polysolar and Voyage Control have been selected as the first two winners in Canary Wharf Group’s Smart Cities accelerator, the Cognicity Challenge. The winners, announced at Level39, each receive a £50,000 prize and the opportunity to pilot their ground-breaking technology on the Canary Wharf estate. Sir George Iacobescu, chairman and CEO, Canary Wharf Group plc,…

UBS opens FinTech innovation lab at Level39
posted on April 2, 2015

UBS is partnering with Canary Wharf’s Level39 accelerator to open a dedicated innovation lab where it will test and develop new technologies for the banking sector. The company will bring in a team of financial technology specialists to work alongside other experts in the field, with a particular focus on exploring uses for the Bitcoin…

Canary Wharf’s Level39 expands to 80,000 sq ft
posted on January 19, 2015

Canary Wharf Group has opened its second ‘High Growth Space’ on Level 24. Its offering dedicated to tech startups has reached 80,000 sq ft in just under 2 years. The new space will house  Accenture’s Fintech Innovation Lab and the 36 companies taking part in the Cognicity Challenge which was launched back in November 2014. Eric…

FinTech: A Tale of Two Industries
posted on January 13, 2013

Eric van der Kleij leads the Level39 FinTech Accelerator programme for Canary Wharf Group and is the former head of the Tech City Investment Organisation. He outlines his vision for financial technology (FinTech) and explains how Canary Wharf aims to play a leading role in the sector. Technology and financial services are, in their own right,…

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IoT startup ThingTrax gets over £250,000 in Seed funding
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UK govt reportedly planning to ban encryption following Manchester attack
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PropTech startup SPCE raises £280,210 on crowdfunding platform Seedrs
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RegTech startup Regnosys gets $900,000
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The Conservative manifesto: What does it mean for UK tech?
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On-demand delivery firm Quiqup gets £20m as it gears up for global expansion
posted on May 24, 2017