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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 12/7/2017
Israeli investment firm Viola Group has launched a new fund, Viola FinTech, worth $100 million, which will be used to invest in fintech startups and scale-ups from around the world.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 12/6/2017
Since the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) opened the rules on banking to encourage innovation in a long-stagnant industry, UK tech entrepreneurs have come in and truly provided the disruption that was needed to shake up banking.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 11/27/2017
"Brexit is just another problem for UK startups to solve." That's the view of Tech London Advocates founder Russ Shaw, who talked with TechX365 in central London a few weeks ago.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 11/7/2017
Challenger bank and growing fintech company Monzo has raised a new round of funding worth GB pound 71 million from investors including Goodwater Capital, Stripe and Michael Moritz, allowing the company to continue to expand, as it looks to offer its current account to more people.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 10/25/2017
Fintech is one of the UK's core strengths in the technology industry, with hundreds of financial technology and services companies around the UK. Expend, based in London, is one such company, building a platform to automate expenses.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 10/23/2017
The UK's financial technology (fintech) scene is booming, according to London & Partners, which has published a report noting that, since the start of 2017, more than US$1 billion ( GB pound 825 million) has been poured into the sector.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 9/22/2017
Blockchain startups are on course to attract more than $3 billion in investments in 2017, according to a forecast from Novum Insights.
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The Staff, 9/4/2017
UK fintech startup Habito has raised a further GB pound 18.5 million (US$24 million) to help fund its expansion, and has some big name backers behind it.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 8/22/2017
London is a global innovation hub for established tech companies and startups alike, but arguably the sector for which it's best known is financial technology (fintech). London has a huge number of startups focusing on this particular area of tech development, from investment tools, to payments, to crowdfunding and, of course, banking.
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