A Novel Approach Comes to Restaurant Pricing

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A top London restaurant is taking a page from the travel industry, and others are watching the experiment closely. Like eating out on Mondays? You are in luck. One of London’s leading restaurants will today start pioneering a new pricing model based on the travel industry, with different charges depending on the day of the […]
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iZettle — Mobile phone linked card readers

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iZettle Founded: 2010. Based: Stockholm, Sweden. Employees: 450. What it does: Makes portable card readers that link to smartphones for small businesses and sole traders. It has recently also pushed into lending, based on transaction data from the terminals. Funding raised: £146 million. Why it’s exciting: GP Bullhound says the company has “successfully built a broad user base in mature and high-growth […]
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Ebury — Financing for small businesses trading overseas

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Juan Lobato, founder and CEO of Ebury.Ebury Founded: 2009. Based: London, UK. Employees: 300. What it does: Digital financing for SMEs, with a particular focus on funding for businesses involved in cross-border trade. Funding raised: £90 million. Why it’s exciting: GP Bullhound says Ebury’s platform is “highly scalable” and says the business has a “loyal customer base displaying high levels of repeat […]
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ID Finance — Online lending in Russia

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ID Finance founders Alexander Dunaev (left) and Boris Batin (right).ID Finance Founded: 2012. Based: Barcelona, Spain. Employees: 380. What it does: Online lending and credit scoring in emerging markets like Brazil, Russia, and Georgia. Loans hit $96 million in 2016. Funding raised: £46.7 million. Why it’s exciting: ID Finance is only five years old but is already the number one online lender […]
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Prodigy Finance — Peer-to-peer university loans for overseas students

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Cameron Stevens, CEO Prodigy Finance.Prodigy Finance Founded: 2006. Based: London, UK. Employees: 50-100. What it does: Provides peer-to-peer student loans for people in emerging markets. The company taps into alumni networks to help fund promising students to study abroad. Funding raised: £9.75 million. Why it’s exciting: GP Bullhound highlights the fact that it’s a cross-border credit platform and says: “Attractive unit […]
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