Today marks the start of UK Fintech ‘Week’ (taking place from 14th April until 1st May).
We are delighted to announce the launch of TeenVC, powered by Augmentum Fintech, a free digital education platform where teenagers can learn about Venture Capital (VC) and entrepreneurship.
Simon Thompson of Investors Chronicle featured Augmentum Fintech in his “Exploiting market mis-pricing” article today.
Our note to Shareholders outlining our approach towards managing the fund in light of the COVID-19 developments.
In the first article of our 'Fintech Investing' column for Master Investor, Augmentum Partner Martyn Holman weighs in on the rise of fintech and its position in the wider European venture capital ecosystem.Read the full article here
Yesterday we hosted the annual Augmentum Capital Markets Day at Plaisterers' Hall in the City of London. The audience of institutional investors heard about Augmentum's investment strategy and progress, along with the latest developments from across our portfolio from...
Our Head of Engagement Georgie Hazell has been named in the 'Standout 35' and 'Rising Stars' categories of the Innovate Finance Women in Fintech Powerlist 2019.See the full list here
Soldo's Martino Tramontin recently interviewed Augmentum CEO Tim Levene. They discussed evolving consumer behaviour in fintech, the Augmentum portfolio, the future of fintech and what being publicly listed means in practice for Augmentum.Read the article here
Financial Times published this article about Augmentum portfolio company interactive investor, on 18th February: "interactive investor to acquire Share Centre... Tie-up would see the UK’s second-largest investment platform manage £36bn of assets". Read the...
Innovate Finance have published their 2019 Fintech Investment Landscape report, which highlights the UK's position as a European and global leader. The report explores the latest investment trends and top deals, European and global rankings, and much more. We were...
Augmentum was featured in this Investors Chronicle article; "Trading 10 per cent below NAV, and with pro-forma cash of £17m on hand to invest, Augmentum's shares have scope to resume their upward trajectory. Buy." Read the full article here
Grover was featured in this Silicon Republic article on the 20 European startups changing how we spend and manage money. Read the full article here
Augmentum are in good company in the "111 London startups to watch in 2020" ranking from SeedTable, alongside portfolio companies Onfido, Receipt Bank, Tide, Habito, iwoca and Seedrs. Read more and see the full list here
Augmentum was featured in this London TechWatch article; "These are the 7 Most Active London Venture Capital Firms in 2019". Read the full article here
We are delighted to announce our first investment of 2020, £7.5m into digital bookkeeping platform Receipt Bank. Read the full announcement here and hear Tim Levene explain why the team are backing the company below...
Are you thinking about whether you should invest in fintech? Learn more about investing in fintech with Augmentum.
We were delighted to host an ambitious group of University of Cambridge MBA students at our offices last week, offering them an insight into a career in VC. We wish them all the best for their upcoming exams!
Augmentum Associate Freddie Evans discusses Augmentum Fintech's unique structure, what his first day at the fund was really like and his views on what makes both a great investor and investment in the latest 'Associated' podcast episode. Listen here [49 mins]...
Our Head of Engagement Georgie Hazell has been shortlisted for We are Tech Women and JP Morgan's #TechWomen100 awards. See the full shortlist here
Augmentum Fintech CEO Tim Levene has been named in the AltFi Powerlist 50: "The 50 most influential European people in fintech", alongside portfolio Founders/CEOs Daniel Hegarty (Habito), Norris Koppel (Monese), Jeff Lynn (Seedrs), Dr. Oliver Prill (Tide), Christoph...