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Okappy announces the launch of its investment pitch on the AngelsDen equity crowdfunding platform
Recruitment disruptor poised for further growth with €8m investment secured
London tech startup Spoon Guru partners with Tesco to power food searches for consumers with specific dietary needs

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Startup Weekly

Startup Weekly: Mastercard cohort, Pfizer HealthTech accelerator & much more
posted on April 15, 2017

Here’s your weekly roundup of news about startup competitions, awards, co-working spaces, accelerators and any other exciting things happening in the UK tech sector.

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Banking giants and tech innovators join forces to discuss FinTech in HM Treasury event
posted on February 23, 2016

Members of the UK’s long standing banking infrastructure rubbed shoulders with finance innovators at an event this evening held at No 11 Downing Street as part of FinTech Week. The event involved a speech by Harriet Baldwin, economic secretary to the Treasury, as well as a panel discussion chaired by Eileen Burbidge, partner at Passion…

Savings startup gets boost from Lloyds
posted on November 30, 2015

Lloyds Banking Group has invited fintech startup Swave to base itself in the bank’s digital hub in London for 12 weeks to benefit from its digital experts. The move comes as Swave builds on its proposition after winning the Consumer Financial Literacy category of an open innovation challenge run by Innovate UK. Swave, founded by…

Finextra’s Liz Lumley appointed MD of Startupbootcamp Fintech London
posted on May 20, 2015

Financial technology journalist Liz Lumley has been appointed MD of Startupbootcamp Fintech’s accelerator programme in London. Lumley has worked in the industry for more than 20 years and was most recently special projects editor at fintech newswire Finextra, where she looked after multimedia content. “I have seen a lot of changes in banking, technology and financial services…

Growth Intelligence raises $3.4m to fund development
posted on March 9, 2015

Growth Intelligence, a firm which crunches web-scale data to predict who your next clients will be, has raised $3.4m to invest in hiring data scientists and engineers. Google, BT, Lloyds Banking Group and American Express all use Gi to identify companies to target in advance. Gi’s software as a service platform uses machine learning with…

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UK startups predict difficult times ahead following EU tech funding freeze
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