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June 26, 2019  9:48 AM

Scepticism and the challenges beyond for Facebook’s Libra

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So Facebook has announced plans for its cryptocurrency project, known as Libra. According to Facebook it will “enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people”. But to get...

June 25, 2019  1:21 PM

London Tech Week opinion 4: Beyond the unicorns

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The latest opinion piece from participants at this year’s London Tech Week is from Tim Rea, an investor into the BGF (previously known as British Growth Fund). Here he looks at how unicorns are not the only success story for London Tech...


June 19, 2019  2:10 PM

London Tech Week opinion 3: The coming of age moment

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With London Tech Week held recently various tech sector executives have kindly offered to provide their opinions of this year’s London Tech week. Here are the opinions already published:


June 19, 2019  9:47 AM

Fintech IT chiefs earn more than chief financial officers

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The combination of a talent shortage and the rapid growth of the fintech industry in the UK is pushing up salaries by as much as 25%. This is according to a report from recruitment company...

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June 18, 2019  1:04 PM

London Tech Week opinion 2: UK tech is more than just London

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With London Tech Week held recently various tech sector executives have kindly offered to provide their opinions of this year’s London Tech week. Here are the opinions already published:


June 17, 2019  9:24 AM

Lloyds bank adds savings and credit card to open banking

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Customers of Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland will be able to see their savings and credit card accounts at each bank alongside their current accounts, following the launch of new open banking functionality, by the banking group. The bank


June 14, 2019  10:55 AM

London Tech Week opinion 1: Incorporating diversity in your company

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As I was on another assignment most of this week I didn’t manage to cover London Tech Week as much as I would have liked. I did manage to interview Russ Shaw, of Tech London Advocates before the show, which


June 12, 2019  2:38 PM

Currencycloud takes Lego approach to payments infrastructure: Fintech Interview 22

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Cross border payments fintech Currencycloud is offering emerging financial services firms the ability to build a payments infrastructure through its own version of Lego. Its API based service, which sits in the Amazon Web Services cloud is broken into payments infrastructure modules, each with...


June 10, 2019  10:02 AM

London Tech Week role heightened as London needs a showcase to give clarity amid Brexit haze

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Not strictly fintech but worth a plug is London Tech Week. The annual tech event, in its sixth year will see over 200 events held right across the capital, during the week. After all as part if it today (Monday 10 June) will see the launch of the


June 6, 2019  10:12 AM

HSBC drops Connected Money and integrates best features to main mobile banking app

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HSBC is turning off another of its pioneering fintech apps and integrating the most popular parts into its main mobile app. The bank is taking the popular parts of its money management app, Connected Money, and integrating them into its main...


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