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City of London Seeks to Boost Competitiveness, Foreign Investment
City of London Seeks to Boost Competitiveness, Foreign Investment
May 22, 2024  |  International

The City of London, the administrator of the financial district of the United Kingdom, is reportedly grappling with concerns about the district’s competitiveness and the need...

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Stripe Steps Up UK Expansion With London Office
Stripe Steps Up UK Expansion With London Office
May 21, 2024  |  Digital Payments

Stripe is reportedly opening a new London location as part of a larger U.K. expansion. This new office will house 250 workers from the payments company’s engineering, sales,...

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Revolut CEO: London Could Lose FinTech Hub Status
Revolut CEO: London Could Lose FinTech Hub Status
March 06, 2024  |  International

Revolut’s new U.K. CEO wants to make sure London remains a FinTech hub. Speaking to Bloomberg News Wednesday (March 6), Francesca Carlesi warned that the...

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As Hybrid Work Impacts Urban Retail, London Looks to Offer Rent-Free Shops
As Hybrid Work Impacts Urban Retail, London Looks to Offer Rent-Free Shops
July 31, 2023  |  Retail

During the pandemic, many fled the city to live the suburban life. Today, urban commercial real estate companies are struggling to fill their spaces with...

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OpenAI Picks London for 1st International Office
OpenAI Picks London for 1st International Office
June 28, 2023  |  Artificial Intelligence

ChatGPT creator OpenAI has picked London for its first headquarters outside the United States. “London’s vibrant technology ecosystem and its exceptional talent make it the ideal location for...

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Expend Integrates Visa Business Card Transactions Into Expense Management Platform
Expend Integrates Visa Business Card Transactions Into Expense Management Platform
June 20, 2023  |  Spend Management

London-based Expend has integrated Visa Business Card transactions into its spend and expense management platform. With this new Expend Card Connect feature, Visa Business Card debit and...

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CAB Payments Sees ‘Significant’ IPO Interest Despite Rocky UK Market
CAB Payments Sees ‘Significant’ IPO Interest Despite Rocky UK Market
June 15, 2023  |  IPO

CAB Payments Holdings has confirmed its plans to go public on the London Stock Exchange. The payments services/foreign exchange company had first announced plans for...

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FX Company CAB Payments Plans to Go Public
FX Company CAB Payments Plans to Go Public
June 08, 2023  |  IPO

CAB Payments Holdings plans to go public via an initial public offering (IPO) in London. The U.K. FinTech, which specializes in payments services and foreign exchange...

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Builder.ai Raises $250 Million Amid Surge in AI Investments
Builder.ai Raises $250 Million Amid Surge in AI Investments
May 23, 2023  |  Investments

London’s Builder.ai has raised $250 million to expand its artificial intelligence (AI)-powered software platform. The Series D funding round was led by the Qatar Investment Authority and will allow the company...

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