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More than half prefer new money transfer services to banks 

Business News

Fees charged for international money transfers cited as main reason for customers turning away from traditional banking services

European IPO transactions up 11% in 2014

IPO & City News

Figures show a continuation of rising IPO activity since 2009

Shortlist for M&A Awards 2015 unveiled

Mergers & Acquisitions

List of firms and individuals who have excelled in the M&A space in the last 12 months is released: winners will be announced in a ceremony in London on 18 June

Volume of global M&A deals down 8% in April 

Mergers & Acquisitions

Number of deals drops but conversely total value of deals up 9%

Journey planning app TRAFI raises $6.5m in Series A funding round

Fundraising Deals

Octopus Investments leads funding round for app that plans public service travel routes for users

Entrepreneurial platform Ideas Britain launches Crowdcube campaign

Fundraising Deals

Mobile app connecting entrepreneurs with ‘captains of industry’ turns to crowdfunding platform for next round of funding

WATCH: Trailer for new Steve Jobs biopic released

Business News

Michael Fassbender stars as Apple founder and entrepreneurial visionary in Danny Boyle-directed film

Entrepreneur running for London mayor confesses to alcoholism

Business News

Ivan Massow releases self-deprecating video to launch his mayoral campaign

Octer launches fresh crowdfunding campaign after record first round

Fundraising Deals

Mobile-based shopping centre for 200 major UK retailers is back on Seedrs after raising $1m in 24-hours last year

UKTI launches support package for first time exporters

Business News

Package includes training and advice for those looking to export for the first time

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