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To Counter Investor Signaling, YC Partners Can No Longer Be The First Money Into The Incubator’s Startups

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Y Combinator has long allowed its partners to invest their own personal money in the incubator’s startups — often times partners put money into these startups before institutional investors and angels have a look. Unfortunately, whether…

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Is London a leader in #FinTech innovation ?

As part of a series of City Futures events last week I attended a panel discussion and the launch of the FinTech50.  #Fintech is becoming more high profile with recent main stream press articles on the impact from Matthew Wall … Continue reading

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Techstars London – meet the class of 2013

Jon Bradford opened @techstars demoday by reflecting on his introduction 4 years ago to David Cohen of techstars in boulder Colorado. Bradford’s idea of giving a little money and a lot of support to start ups was bought alive. Now … Continue reading

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Citrix Mobility London 2013

I was lucky enough to attend the  Citrix Mobility 2013 event held in Billingsgate Market , Lower Thames Street in London today. The Citrix event was attended by 400+ people and was a “free” event as long as you registered. Gordon Payne kicked … Continue reading

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