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Peer2Peer Finance News | January 23, 2019

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Innovate Finance opens nominations for Women in Fintech Powerlist

November 14, 2018 |

INNOVATE Finance has officially opened submissions for its annual Women in Fintech Powerlist.

The 2018 Powerlist will feature 150 women across seven categories, and it will feature a “standout 35” group of women who have made an extraordinary impact in … Read More

UK and Singapore agree to cooperate on fintech

November 13, 2018 |

THE UK and Singapore have agreed to work more closely together to promote fintech innovation.

Innovate Finance, the trade body for the UK’s fintech industry, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA), which supports … Read More

The Peer2Peer Finance News Power 50 2018

November 1, 2018 |

The 2018 Peer2Peer Finance News Power 50 demonstrates just how much this multi-billionpound industry has achieved over the past year.

Our definitive annual list of the 50 most influential people in the UK’s P2P sector includes the head of the … Read More

Budget 2018: ‘No sign of end of austerity for SMEs’

October 29, 2018 |

GOVERNMENT commitments to end austerity have been labelled as “words not actions” by peer-to-peer lender ArchOver.

Chancellor Philip Hammond (pictured) said that the “era of austerity is finally coming to an end”, in his last Budget before Brexit.

However, Angus Dent, ArchOver’s … Read More

Innovate Finance launches new Diversity Programme

October 3, 2018 |

FINTECH association Innovate Finance has launched a new Diversity Programme which will be led by its Women in Fintech initiative for 2018-19.

The programme will include workshops, webinars and activities “designed to provide a mix of learning opportunities and community … Read More

Innovate Finance sounds talent warning

April 30, 2018 |

THE FINTECH industry will face a damaging shortfall of talent unless the UK government maintains a flexible immigration policy, warns Innovate Finance.

The trade body for the UK fintech industry has released a report showing the sector’s reliance on highly-skilled … Read More

Parliament’s fintech chair bullish on post-Brexit opportunities

March 13, 2018 |

THE CHAIR of the all-party parliamentary group for fintech has underlined his confidence in the sector post-Brexit.

Exiting the EU could, in fact, offer huge trade and partnership opportunities in fast-growing emerging markets in Africa and Asia, said Adam Afriyie, … Read More

Innovate Finance reveals Pitch360 finalists

February 15, 2018 |

FINTECH trade body Innovate Finance has unveiled the finalists for its 2018 Pitch360 fintech competition, which will take place at its global summit next month.

Pitch360 finalists will present their start-up proposition for six minutes to a global audience and … Read More

Record year for UK fintech VC investment

February 7, 2018 |

VENTURE capital (VC) investment in UK fintech firms rose by 153 per cent to $1.8bn (£1.3bn) in 2017, making it a record year for the sector.

The amount invested surpassed the previous record-breaking total of $1.1bn in 2015, and followed … Read More

RateSetter, Funding Circle, Zopa feature in Women in Fintech Powerlist

November 16, 2017 |

FEMALE employees at RateSetter, Funding Circle, Zopa and Landbay have all made this year’s Women in Fintech Powerlist, which celebrates the achievements and talent of women across the sector.

The 370-strong list, compiled by industry trade body Innovate Finance, was … Read More