• Meet the 35 most exciting young entrepreneurs, engineers, and advisors in UK fintech

    25 days ago - By Chron

    Business Insider/Jenny Cheng
    LONDON - Fintech is a big business in the UK.
    The British Treasury has now held two conferences to promote the country's burgeoning financial technology industry on the world stage and the government estimates that the entire sector is worth £7 billion to the UK economy. That's up from almost nothing a decade ago.
    Business Insider has covered UK fintech since our 2014 launch. The UK Fintech 35 under 35 highlights the most promising young entrepreneurs, engineers, marketers, and sector experts under the age of 35. It spans both startups and big banks operating...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know.
    1. Here are the 35 brightest stars in UK fintech. Everyone on the list works in Britain and is under 35 years old.
    2. Yelp renewed a European antitrust complaint against Google. It is seeking to gain traction on a longstanding accusation that the search giant unfairly promotes its own services in results.
    3. US households are feeling more stable and small businesses are making money, the Federal Reserve said in a survey. Both are reporting that economic conditions have been getting better and the expectation is for the good times to continue.
    4...
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