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Introducing the 23 companies selected to join Tech Nation's 2019 Fintech programme

Posted On: 5 Sep 2019   |   Posted By: Tech City UK

Introducing the 23 companies selected to join Tech Nation's 2019 Fintech programme

It is our great pleasure to announce the new cohort of early-stage scaleups joining the second instalment of Tech Nation's Fintech growth programme. The programme is delivered as part of HM Treasury's Fintech Sector Strategy to maintain the UK's place as a world leader in the sector. After the amazing success of our first Fintech programme , we can't wait to see how these exciting UK companies grow and progress over the six month sector-specific growth programme. We searched across the whole of the UK for the most promising bridge-stage fintech companies, and called on a selection of some of the brightest and best fintech experts to be on our judging panel , which included Eileen Burbidge, Partner at Passion Capital & Chair of Tech Nation; Anne Boden, CEO of Starling Bank; and Richard Theo, CEO of Wealthify and Fintech Envoy for Wales. The programme received over 100 applicants.
The Economic Secretary to the Treasury, John Glen, said: “The UK is a world leader in fintech, with £4.5 billion in funding...

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