AltFiNews letter

This week in Alternative Finance View this email in your browser Welcome to the AltFiNews Letter! Firstly, a reminder that individual tickets are now on sale for the AltFi Awards at a Super Early Bird rate of £250 each. We also have a limited time 3 for 2...

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Watchdog fears it is scaring off City innovators

by Tim Wallace May 30, 2014, 2:02am INVENTORS creating new finance technology will be welcomed into the City watchdog to find out how regulations can be made to work for them, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) chief executive Martin Wheatley said yesterday. He has spent the last year setting up...

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Crowdfunding in Scotland

Crowdfunding bars, bees, booze and cures By Steven McKenzie BBC Scotland Highlands and Islands reporter According to those involved, it is something that is becoming increasingly popular with entrepreneurs and the public. In Scotland, crowdfunding has helped to reopen a closed-down bar in Thurso, fund a beehive business in...

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