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There is no denying that the startup culture in London is thriving! Indeed, it is becoming rather packed with flourishing companies, with stats from London & Partners showing that a record £437 million of funding was received by startups in the capital in just the first quarter of 2015. With its diverse and international workforce,...
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There are many in this world that would swear blind artificial intelligence (AI) will never happen. However, there are also a lot of people that would say it is already here and when you take a look at some of the world’s latest inventions, you might well be hard pressed to say that AI isn’t...
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Companies are becoming ever more competitive when it comes to trying to attract interest amongst new growth market sectors and when trying to gain investment. Many cities have tried to imitate the model of Silicon Valley, an example of where a location has managed to become an attractive place for top talent to base themselves...
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January 2015 saw London startup TransferWise became the highest profile startup in the capital, after it reportedly received a valuation of $1 billion at a funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz, a venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley. Follow them here: @TransferWise What is TransferWise? TransferWise is a peer-to-peer international money transfer company that was...
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It is no secret that London is fast becoming a hub of tech startups. Indeed the past few years have seen an incredible number of tech companies starting up in the capital, and recent research from Knight Frank, the estate agents, has shown that tech companies are now taking up more of London’s office space...
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Financial tech startup, Curve, has now closed a very impressive seed round of $2 million, managing to secure backing from a list of extremely notable investors. (follow them here” @imaginecurve) Three INSEAD MBA graduates make up the company’s founding team:  Former COO of children’s banking fintech company Osper, Tom Foster-Carter; Anna Mostyn Williams, ex-marketer at Microsoft’s...
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One of the most exciting parts of running a business is bringing your product or service to life. From the very first initial concept in your mind to the launch of your product or service, plus all of those processes in between which were laced with blood, sweat and tears, you have found yourself on...
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Recent research over the past few years has underlined London’s status as the best city in the world to grow a tech business. More and more tech startups have been basing themselves in the capital and with good reason, for London seems to be attracting an increasing number of venture capitalists too. According to Stack...
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Recent data from CBRE, the property giant, has shown that Canary Wharf is fast becoming the base for London’s financial technology (FinTech) startups. Traditionally the Silicon Roundabout and Tech City have been lauded as the tech hotspots in the capital, cranking out tech unicorn after tech unicorn. However, Canary Wharf has now started to make...
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November 2015 will see the world’s largest co-working space for startups open in London. The workplace is being opened by WeWork, the co-working platform for entrepreneurs and will be opened in Fore Street, Moorgate. The 166,038 sq.ft site will provide an area for 3,100 members, and will span eight floors. WeWork was founded in New...
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