London banks face ‘existential threat’
As London’s leading fintech community Level39 turns four, an anniversary report from the Canary Wharf-owned accelerator highlights a shortage of talent and a lack of research as top industry concerns, with a survey that questions the capital’s future role as a global innovator. (more…)
Neighbourly’s community purpose
Neighbourly is an online platform for social good, connecting local community projects with businesses to activate their social purpose together. In March it won a DigitalAgenda Impact Award for sharing & partnership. Chief executive Nick Davies tells Shivvy Jervis about the business and its ambitions for growth. (more…)
ClearlySo ATLAS and the impact effect
ClearlySo ATLAS is a digital platform created to assess the social and environmental impact of businesses and investments. Shivvy Jervis talks to ClearlySo head of impact research and innovation Lindsay Smart about the importance of showing impact to investors.
MyAgenda: Niall Dennehy
Aid:Tech harnesses blockchain technology to bring social and financial inclusion to the world’s underserved population, by giving all users a digital identity. Co-founder Niall Dennehy takes DigitalAgenda’s 10-question Q&A test. (more…)
Is there a UK brain drain?
In the first of a new opinion series, Digital Catapult chief executive Jeremy Silver asks whether overseas acquisitions mean UK tech is in danger of losing its smartest minds to the US. He says the implications for talent movement could be even more significant than Brexit and urges government incentives to keep talent working here. (more…)