UK FinTech (Financial Technology) is on fire at the moment and one of the start-ups at the forefront is a challenger bank called Mondo. Mondo is still a relatively small start-up with somewhere in the region of £7 million of Venture Capital funding with Eileen Burbidge’s Passion Capital funding £6 million and the other £1 million… Continue reading A Month with Mondo
The internet, coupled with mobile, has been a force to be reckoned with for almost every industry. Travel Agents have been made obsolete by Expedia, SkyScanner, Kayak and a whole host of others. The traditional taxi business has been massively disrupted by Uber and Lyft. Retail is now a very different beast thanks to the… Continue reading Should the High Street Banks be worried?
It’s been a good couple of weeks since TechCrunch Disrupt Europe in London and now the hype as settled I can get to a top 5. This was a really difficult task to do as there were so many brilliant start-ups exhibiting at the conference without even mentioning those that made it to the Battlefield… Continue reading Top 5 Start-Ups from TechCrunch Disrupt Europe
It’s been quite a week in technology and social media, here are the highlights. 1. Apple sent out invitations for it’s 9th September event. The new iPhone, possibly to be named iPhone 6, is a guarantee and there may even be a wearable unveiling. However, it’s unlikely that a wearable (probably a watch) will go… Continue reading This week in Tech and Social Media