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These are the fintechs backed by the UK Future Fund

On Aug 24, 2020
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RT @i_woodford: The UK gov's Future Fund is helping out on the fintech front.💰💰Let me know if you're a successful Future Fund beneficiary and we'll add you to the list https://t.co/ZHhqnNdvE6
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The UK government's investment scheme now counts at least a dozen finance-focused startups in its portfolio

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On Aug 24, 2020
@cgledhill shared
RT @i_woodford: The UK gov's Future Fund is helping out on the fintech front.💰💰Let me know if you're a successful Future Fund beneficiary and we'll add you to the list https://t.co/ZHhqnNdvE6
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These are the fintechs backed by the UK Future Fund

These are the fintechs backed by the UK Future Fund

The UK government's investment scheme now counts at least a dozen finance-focused startups in its portfolio

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