UK tech in Brexit funding squeeze
With Theresa May triggering Article 50 in March, the UK hits a point of no return on Brexit. For UK tech the chief fears are for investment and talent. A survey by Tech London Advocates – showing one in 10 facing investment problems – is a worrying sign on top of other industry anxiety.
How impact means business
DigitalAgenda’s Impact Awards celebrate tech innovations that improve lives and the world around us. Three broad themes – people, places and business – frame the awards. In our final preview of shortlisted entries we look at work being done in the four categories under ‘business’ – business transformation, investment, sharing & partnership and investment. (more…)
ADV’s £150m accelerates UK tech
The arrival in the UK this winter of Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV) has caused much excitement in the UK startup sector beyond London – and not just because of the size of the pot it’s making available – £150m – but also because of its ‘patient capital’ approach. (more…)