Features

Features

Say hello to Hello Soda, the social media data platform

On the constantly evolving fintech scene, a new player is emerging; say hello to Hello Soda, who have created a new platform that uses social media...

Are we near the point of maximum financial gain?

The world is going to end. Shares are plummeting and that’s what the mainstream media would have you believe. Analysts are calling it sheer panic. "Global markets...

London’s ten best property hotspots

The average Londoner now spends two thirds of their income on rent. Both house prices and rent have shot up in recent years, and...

Oakam: responsible lending for the unbanked

According to figures from Kantar Media, three million adults across the nation do not have a bank account. These adults are excluded from taking...

Bitcoin: the future of the unbanked?

Bitcoin has long moved on from being seen as a shady currency used only for illegal purchases. There has been plenty of hype surrounding...

Corbynomics: could we see a return to the left?

As the fight for the next leader of the Labour party hots up, Jeremy Corbyn appears to be the unlikely - and controversial -...

Diversity low in FTSE 100, according to Green Park

Diversity in business has been a contentious topic, with company boardrooms traditionally ruled by one demographic: white men. Several government initiatives have been launched to improve...

Saxo Payments leads the way for global transfers

Fintech industry body Innovate Finance announced its 2020 Manifesto last week, with the aim of advancing the UK’s standing as a leader in financial technology innovation. Their vision...

Leeds-born businessman set to revolutionize Yorkshire air travel

According to Leeds-born businessman James Thorpe, HS2 and the Northern Powerhouse are not the answer for economic improvement the North. Instead, he believes the weakness in Northern...

SEIS: what you need to know

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) was introduced in 2012 to encourage investment in small businesses and start-ups. The scheme provides tax incentives to...