London Alumni News January 2020

Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab London includes 50% more female founders for 2020 cohort – Finextra In its eighth year, Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab London welcomes a cohort of 20 fintechs, with a 50% increase in the number of female founders from the previous year. In addition to the Lab’s overall goal of helping fintechs from all backgrounds…

Female entrepreneurs encouraged to apply to Accenture’s Fintech Innovation Lab London as applications for 2020 open

• Female-founded companies received less than 3.5% of all UK venture capital funding in 2018 • Male-led start-ups secured £5.5m in VC funding in 2018, compared to an average of £2.6m for female-founded companies* August 13, 2019: Today Accenture opens up applications for its eighth Fintech Innovation Lab London. In addition to the Lab’s overall…