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‘Minicorns – exciting young FinTech ‘foals’ aiming to become Unicorns that deserve recognition’
‘Minicorns – exciting young FinTech ‘foals’ aiming to become Unicorns that deserve recognition’

2nd October 2017

“The Minicorn Club is for FinTech start-ups that are aspiring and aiming to become Unicorns,” explained Jessica Williams, Event Manager of PayExpo Europe before adding “and there are many exciting new businesses in the payment sector that deserve recognition in this way.” “Thousands of start-ups in this sector are...
Retailers and banks – established and new – to explore the future of transaction technology at the UK’s largest payments event
Retailers and banks – established and new – to explore the future of transaction technology at the UK’s largest payments event

2nd October 2017

PayExpo Europe, the UK’s largest payments conference and exhibition, will return to ExCeL London on 4 and 5 October 2017. As new developments drive continual change in the vital area of payments, the event is an essential source of news and insight for anyone involved in making financial transactions faster, easier and more secure. ...
UK Finance Launches
UK Finance Launches

3rd July 2017

• New trade body representing over 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services • The new organisation will take on most of the activities previously carried out by the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders,...
ClearScore Launches World’s First Chatbot to Build Credit Confidence
ClearScore Launches World’s First Chatbot to Build Credit Confidence

22nd February 2017

ClearScore, the UK’s no. 1 credit checking service, is aiming to help millions of people improve their credit score with the launch of ‘Coaching’ available for free to all today. Coaching is the first bot-based programme in the world to help Brits improve their credit worthiness and ability to get the best financial...
Agilisys to examine next frontier of digital technology in the delivery of customer service
Agilisys to examine next frontier of digital technology in the delivery of customer service

11th November 2016

Free round table event offers public sector organisations exclusive access to leading industry expert to explore how digital can ease burden of public sector cut backs Martin Hill-Wilson, global authority on social customer service and the founder of Brainfood Consulting, is leading a customer service event hosted by Agilisys, digital...
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Online and P2P lenders find new ways to solve the challenges of managing client money

10th November 2016

As the consumer and B2B online lending market has grown rapidly over the last few years, one of the increasing challenges has become the complexity of managing thousands of client accounts and the payments going in and out on a regular basis. A new breed of fintech companies has emerged to solve precisely this problem – by providing...
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FCA announces 24 successful sandbox firms as part of Project Innovate

9th November 2016

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has selected 24 fintech companies to start testing their new financial products in its “regulatory sandbox”. The regulatory sandbox is part of FCA’s Project Innovate, an initiative to foster growth and competition among innovative financial firms with the aim of benefitting consumers. It...
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Tech Giants Collaborate on Zero Outage to Define New Industry Standard

3rd November 2016

Founding Members Brocade, Cisco, Dell EMC, Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Juniper, NetApp, SAP, SUSE and T-Systems join forces to develop a common framework aimed at improving quality and reliability.  A group of technology companies announced that they have joined together to establish a Zero Outage industry...
Birmingham City Council demonstrates how technology can ease the burden of social care cut backs
Birmingham City Council demonstrates how technology can ease the burden of social care cut backs

20th October 2016

Free webinar offers public sector organisations across the UK unique insight into how one local authority is responding to the growing demand for health and social care services. Birmingham City Council’s long-term digital strategy is transforming the delivery of health and social care services. Peter Hay, Director for...
Cloud migration fears ease but adoption still low among public sector, reveals Agilisys
Cloud migration fears ease but adoption still low among public sector, reveals Agilisys

13th October 2016

More than a third have no concrete plans to adopt cloud-based technology according to survey conducted by leading digital technology provider to the public sector. Agilisys has released a report detailing the findings of its first 2016 Cloud Adoption Survey, conducted in partnership with Digital by Default News. In startling...