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

iPhone Apple payments

As Apple upgrades its payments offering, do UK P2P startups stand a chance?
posted on June 8, 2017


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.


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


UK FinTech firm RateSetter raises £13m, brings valuation to £200m
posted on May 30, 2017


London-based robo-adviser MortgageGym raises £2m Seed
posted on May 22, 2017


TransferWise, WorldRemit and Currencycloud: How UK startups are shaking up the remittance market
posted on May 18, 2017


Monzo’s Tom Blomfield on cutting the crap from financial services
posted on May 11, 2017

UK tech unicorn TransferWise expands to Singapore
posted on April 27, 2017


UK FinTech firms ‘raised $328m in Q1 2017’
posted on April 26, 2017


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

FinTech Monthly: £108m in UK FinTech investment, Square’s UK launch, Monzo news and more
posted on April 18, 2017

Welcome to FinTech Monthly, your round up of the past month’s top financial technology news, brought to you by Tech City News and law firm Gowling WLG. This episode, we have £108m in UK FinTech investment, Square’s UK launch, Monzo news, smart contracts and more.


Top 5 UK FinTech investment rounds so far this year
posted on April 13, 2017


Chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond champions UK FinTech
posted on April 12, 2017


FinTech startup Neyber closes £7.5m Series B
posted on April 12, 2017


Suffolk-based FinTech platform Fleximize secures £16.3m in debt funding
posted on April 11, 2017


Personal savings app Oval Money, founded by ex head of Uber Italy, raises €1.2m
posted on April 5, 2017

Tech and banking

How tech is shaking up the world of banking
posted on March 23, 2017


FinTech firm Squirrel raises £460,000 on crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom
posted on February 28, 2017

money funding

London FinTech firm Dealflo raises £10m Series B
posted on February 27, 2017