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Peer2Peer Finance News | April 23, 2019

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Zopa reveals 38 per cent median gender pay gap

April 2, 2019 |

ZOPA has published details of its gender pay gap for the first time, revealing numbers its chief executive describes as “far from ideal”.

The UK’s oldest P2P platform revealed combined numbers from across Zopa Limited and its new banking arm, … Read More

Money20/20 Europe

March 19, 2019 |

Money20/20 Europe 2019

Date: 3-5 June, 2019

Venue: Amsterdam

In 2019, Europe’s biggest FinTech event is back in Amsterdam

An unmissable event for the smartest visionaries and innovators, Money20/20 is the destination where the payments, FinTech and Financial Services communities … Read More

Fintechs blame Brexit for struggle to recruit

March 19, 2019 |

THE UK’s fintech firms are struggling to recruit the best talent in the face of Brexit, a new report claims.

The ‘Fuelling Fintech’ report from TheCityUK, which promotes Britain as a financial centre, and recruitment firm Odgers Berndtson, said Brexit … Read More

Innovate Finance Global Summit

March 13, 2019 |

Innovate Finance Global Summit

Date: 29-30 April, 2019

Venue: London

The most anticipated global FinTech event of the year is back! Now in its 5th year the annual Innovate Finance Global Summit (IFGS) is once again taking over London and … Read More

RateSetter and Zopa named among fastest-growing European firms

March 5, 2019 |

TWO of the UK’s largest peer-to-peer lenders have made it onto the Financial Times’ FT 1,000 list of the fastest-growing companies in Europe.

Zopa was number 571 on the list, with revenue growth of 304 per cent and a revenue … Read More

Scale and pace of fintech growth could put financial system at risk

March 4, 2019 |

THE FINTECH sector should brace itself for a new wave of regulatory scrutiny this year due to concerns of harm to consumers and the financial system, a new report has warned.

KPMG UK research, published on Monday, highlighted a number … Read More

Revolut chief calls for tech visa scheme to plug Brexit skills gap

February 21, 2019 |

THE CHIEF executive of unicorn digital bank Revolut has urged the UK government to create specialised visas for technology professionals to bridge the skills gap and protect the fintech sector post-Brexit.

Revolut co-founder and former Credit Suisse trader Nik Storonsky … Read More

LendingUP! 2019

February 18, 2019 |

LendingUP! 2019

Dates: 7-8 March 2019

Location: Prague

LendingUP! is an international, pan-European meeting platform created with the aim of forging a community of experts obsessed with one passion: bringing innovation to the consumer and SME lending space.   This … Read More

UK fintech investment hit £16bn in 2018

February 13, 2019 |

INVESTMENT in UK fintech reached a record high of $20.7bn (£16bn) in 2018, despite a lower number of deals and a slowdown in the second half of the year.

In its biannual Pulse of Fintech report, KPMG reported that total … Read More

UK fintech investment hits record level

February 12, 2019 |

INVESTMENT in UK fintech has hit record levels, keeping the UK in the top three globally for venture capital investment into the sector, behind China and the US.

$3.3bn (£2.6bn) was invested into the UK’s fintech industry in 2018, an … Read More