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March 25, 2021 in Announcements, Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Expands Leadership Team & Announces New Strategic Advisory Board to Accelerate Transformation of the Financial System

Ten years in, the market-leading global fintech investor assembles financial services and tech industry leaders to guide its next decade of growth   NEW…
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November 27, 2020 in Highlights, In the News

Katie Palencsar featured in Bloomberg

With record amounts of funding going into fintech, our Katie Palencsar weighs in on why female founders are at a disadvatage.
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November 9, 2020 in Featured, In the News

Anthemis’ Matthew Jones Interviewed for Radicle Insights

In this latest article by Radicle Insights, our Matthew Jones  discusses how his insurance background helps him navigate the industry, Anthemis' thesis-driven insurtech…
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October 27, 2020 in Announcements, Featured, In the News

UBS Announces Strategic Collaboration with Anthemis

Swiss banking group UBS announce a new strategic collaboration with Anthemis as they look to invest $200 million in fintech startups. Learn more here.
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October 1, 2020 in In the News

Anthemis Named Most Active Insurtech Investor

Anthemis are proud to have been named the most active insurtech investor by FT Partners in their quarterly insights report for the third…
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September 11, 2020 in Featured, In the News

Yann Ranchere Shares Advice on Startup Expansion in Asia

Our Yann Ranchere shares advice on global startup expansion in this Sifted article by Isabel Woodford. In the article he cautions startups to…
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September 9, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Champions Diversity ‘Standard’ for VC Firms

In this Sifted article, Amy Lewin sheds light on the launch of Diversity VC's latest initiative to level the playing field in the…
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September 8, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Signs Fintech For All Charter To Promote Diversity In Financial Services

In this City AM exclusive, Angharad Carrick highlights how leading figures in the fintech industry have today launched an initiative aimed at tackling…
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September 1, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Matthew Jones Writes for Carrier Management

In his op-ed for Carrier Management, our Matthew Jones proposes the development of a new algorithmic insurance line of business—a modern-day hybrid of…
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July 27, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams Discusses Plugging Gaps for Struggling Black Consumers

In her latest article for American Banker, Penny Crosman assesses how the financial technology industry is supporting struggling Black consumers. Anthemis' Jillian Williams…
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July 20, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams Weighs in on The Fintech Startups That Will Survive The Pandemic

In Penny Crosman's latest article for American Banker, she surveyed a series of top investors to get their take on the long term…
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July 10, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Katie Palencsar and Elizabeth Davis on Hiring and Onboarding During a Pandemic

What is it like to start a new job during a pandemic? Our Elizabeth Davis and Katie Palencsar share their insights on hiring…
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June 20, 2020 in In the News

Yann Ranchere Featured on PYMNTS

In the latest edition of This Week In Payments by PYMNTS, Anthemis' Yann Ranchere sat down with Karen Webster to discuss the latest…
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June 2, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Featured on NBC

Our Founder and CEO Amy Nauiokas recently shared her insights on NBC Bay Area's PressHere show with Scott McGrew and discussed the future…
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May 21, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis’ Matthew Jones Shares Optimism Amid COVID-19 Environment

Funding for UK startups raising for the first time fell by 83% between 23 March and 17 May compared to the same period…
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May 11, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Listed as the Most Active Insurtech Investor

In their Q1 2020 Insurtech Insights research, FT Partners ranked the most active investors across the industry. Anthemis was again listed as the…
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May 4, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Recognized for Leadership in Diversity

In this recent article for Sifted, Isabel Woodford examines the state of diversity in European fintech. In the article she notes "Anthemis, a…
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April 29, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams on The Longterm Impact of COVID-19

While the new environment brings some challenges in short term, fresh opportunities are emerging for fintech. Our Jillian Williams shares her insights on…
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April 28, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Sean Park Featured in Financial Times

The Financial Times' Oliver Ralph surveyed a group of leading venture capitalists in the industry to take a pulse on trends in light…
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April 20, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere Discuss COVID-19 Trends, Signals and Opportunities

In this TechCrunch survey, Anthemis' Yann Ranchere shares his insights on how the long and short term impacts of the current pandemic. The…
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April 2, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Sean Park on Adapting To The New Uncertainty

TechCrunch's Alex Wilhelm and Arman Tabatabai recently surveyed venture capital investors on how they are navigating the pandemic environment. In the article, Anthemis…
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March 25, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader Shares Her Optimism During Uncertainty

In this Wall Street Journal article, our Partner Ruth Foxe Blader provides her investor insights in light of the recent global pandemic. In the…
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February 24, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Listed Among The Most Active Investors in European Fintech

This week, Sifted's Isabel Woodford commplied a who's who list of the most active investors in early-stage European fintech. In the article, she…
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February 10, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader on Disruptors To Watch in 2020

Business Insider's Callum Burroughs recently surveyed influential venture capitalists in the European technology market to get a pulse of some of the key…
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February 5, 2020 in Featured, In the News

Yann Ranchere on European Challenger Bank Expansion

Reuters' Anna Irrera recently gathered insights from prominent global investors to get a pulse on how European challenger banks should navigate the US…
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January 27, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Sean Park on Embedded Finance

In this Business Insider article, Anthemis Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Sean Park comments on how the trend of embedded finance will have…
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January 22, 2020 in In the News

Matthew Jones Discusses Insurance Trends

Insurtech News gathered insights on the trends that are set to transform the industry over the course of this year. Anthemis Principal Matthew…
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January 2, 2020 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams on Rebundling of Financial Services

In this Business Insider, Lea Nonninger spoke to our Investment Principal Jillian Williams about how the trend of rebundling will evolve in the…
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November 11, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere on Trans-Atlantic Challenger Bank Expansion

In this Sifted article, Anthemis' Yann Ranchere discusses challenger bank expansion in the United States. Yann notes, "what I tell companies when they…
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November 6, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Ranked Seed Investor To Watch

The Information's Amir Efrati and Zoë Bernard curated a comprehensive list of the most active seed investors in the global technology landscape. The…
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November 5, 2019 in Highlights, In the News

Sean Park and Ruth Blader Predict Fintech Trends

Anthemis investors Sean Park and Ruth Foxe Blader recently shared their predictions of trends that will be moving the needle in financial services…
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October 17, 2019 in Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Investing in Female Entrepreneurs

Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas recently sat down with The Wall Street Journal's Sara Castellanos to discuss Anthemis' recent partnership with Barclays. In the interview,…
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October 16, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Matthew Jones Discusses Autonomous Vehicles

In this article for Carrier Management, Anthemis' Matthew Jones details how the intersection of mobility and insurance will evolve in the next few…
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October 8, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Katie Palencsar Listed Among Industry Influencers in New York

Venture Studio Lead, Katie Palencsar, recently sat down with Pitchbook's Eliza Haverstock to discuss the funding gap for female entrepreneurs and how the…
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September 25, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams Shares Success Tips For Startup Entrepreneurs

In this Inc Magazine article, Anthemis' Jillian Williams shares her advice to startups looking for venture capital funding. In the article, Jillian notes…
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September 18, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Partnering With Barclays to Launch The Female Innovators

Anthemis recently announced a new partnership with Barclays focused on closing the fundraising gender gap in fintech. In an exclusive interview with Fast…
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August 21, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Matthew Jones Shares Optimism For The Future of The Insurance Industry

In this article for Business Insider, Lea Nonninger explores Roots' latest funding round. Anthemis' Matthew Jones notes "it's an exciting time for the…
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August 19, 2019 in In the News

Matthew Jones on The Future of Self Driving Cars

Claims Journal's Jim Sams recently sat down with Anthemis' Matthew Jones to discuss the technical challenges around self-driving cars. Matthew provides a potential…
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July 22, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere on Why Gen Z is an Underserved Market

Tearsheet's Zack Miller recently sat down with Anthemis Partner Yann Ranchere to explore how future generations are interacting with money. In the interview,…
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May 30, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

How Anthemis, The ‘Weirdo’ Fintech VC Marches to its Own Drummer

TechCrunch's Gregg Schoenberg and Arman Tabatabai recently sat down with Anthemis founders Sean Park and Amy Nauiokas to get a deeper insight into…
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May 8, 2019 in In the News

Amy Nauiokas Shares Pitch Strategy Insights

In this Inc Magazine article, Anthemis Founder and CEO Amy Nauiokas shares her advice on what makes a successful startup pitch. Amy underlines the…
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April 15, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere Discusses Challenger Bank Expansion

In this recent article for Tearsheet, Zack Miller explores the obstacles neobanks face as they expand to new markets. Anthemis' Yann Ranchere notes…
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April 8, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams Features on Venture Capital Investor Influencer List

Crunchbase' Jeremy Brown compiled a list exploring diversity within the venture capital landscape in the US. He notes that while the lack of…
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April 4, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader on Insurance and Climate Risk

Digital Insurance's Niquana Howard sat down with Anthemis' Ruth Foxe Blader to unpack how technology is transforming the climate risk landscape. In the…
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April 1, 2019 in Highlights, In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader on Challenger Banks

In his recent article, Tearsheet's Zack Miller explores the evolution of challenger banks. Anthemis' Ruth Foxe Blader notes the temptation faced by challenger…
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March 11, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere Opines on Unicorns in Financial Services

Pensions & Investments' Arleen Jacobius asked investors whether unicorns will continue to hold their sky-high valuations in the near future. Anthemis' Yann Ranchere…
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February 28, 2019 in In the News

Vica Manos Shares Career Insights

Forbes' Madhvi Mavadiya interviewed a series of women in the financial services industry to understand their experiences working in fintech, gender-related obstacles they…
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February 20, 2019 in In the News

Anthemis Places 5th on Pitchbook Most Active Investor List

PitchBook recently compiled their list of the 10 most active VC investors in the European fintech sector. Anthemis placed 5th with 24 deals…
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January 3, 2019 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Vica Manos Predicts Industry Trends For 2019

Forbes' Mirna Girtu recently compiled a series of industry predictions for 2019. “I'm most excited to follow solutions which leverage data to detect hard-to-diagnose…
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December 21, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Yann Ranchere Predicts Financial Services Trends For 2019

Fortune's Polina Marinova recently compiled a series of industry predictions for 2019. "It is possible that many burgeoning entrepreneurs, investors, and employees in…
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November 28, 2018 in Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Shares Entrepreneurial Secrets

Inc's Wanda Thibodeaux asked a series of entrepreneurs key lessons they would share with their younger selves. In this article, Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas notes…
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November 15, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas, Sean Park in Institutional Investor’s 2018 Fintech Finance 40

Institutional Investor has recognized Anthemis Founders Amy Nauiokas and Sean Park in this year's Fintech Finance 40 ranking for the fourth consecutive year.…
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November 14, 2018 in Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Anthemis’ Partnership With BBVA

Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas sat down with American Banker's Nathan DiCamillo to discuss the firm's latest partnership with BBVA. In the interview, Amy notes…
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October 18, 2018 in Announcements, Featured, Highlights, In the News

BBVA and Anthemis Announce Venture Creation Partnership

London studio will build the next generation of financial services startups   LONDON, October 18, 2018–Anthemis Group (Anthemis), a firm committed to cultivating change in…
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September 4, 2018 in In the News

Farhan Lalji on Banking Industry Trends

In his latest article for Banking Exchange, Anthemis Director Farhan Lalji highlights that, in order to "realize the full potential of open banking,"…
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August 29, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Diversifying Your Network

Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas recently penned an article for the Harvard Business Review. In her article, she underlines the importance of getting uncomfortable as…
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July 19, 2018 in In the News

Leslie Campisi on Building Communities in Innovation

Anthemis Chief Marketing Officer, Leslie Campisi recently sat down with Breaking Banks' Jason Henrichs to discuss communities in innovation and ecosystem building. Download…
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July 2, 2018 in In the News

Sam Ghiotti on Financial Wellness

"High levels of stress are associated with difficulties with finances. We really want to understand how we can help mediate the symptoms connected…
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April 16, 2018 in Featured, In the News

David Galbraith on Why Tech Needs More Architects

Anthemis Partner David Galbraith discusses the parallels between financial services innovation and architecture in this latest piece for FastCo.Design. In the article, he…
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March 9, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Goals of Anthemis Venture Fund I

In a conversation with American Banker's Penny Crosman, Anthemis Founder and President Amy Nauiokas explained how Anthemis is firmly committed to cultivating change…
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March 8, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis Group Closes $106 Million Fund

The Wall Street Journal's Cat Zakrewski recently covered the close of Anthemis Venture Fund I. In her article, Cat notes that Anthemis will…
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March 8, 2018 in Highlights, In the News

Business Insider: 30 and Under

Business Insider's Zoë Bernard recently interviewed the up-and-coming dealmakers to watch in the New York technology scene. Her list notes Anthemis' Jillian Williams…
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February 21, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Leslie Campisi Discusses Hacking Finance

Anthemis Chief Marketing Officer, Leslie Campisi, explains to the team at Cheddar how Hacking Finance aims to help people within financial services and…
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January 24, 2018 in In the News

Gavin Holland Discusses Technological Innovation

In a recent interview with Bankless Times' Tony Zerucha, Anthemis Partner Gavin Holland explains how large institutions should embrace innovation in the digital…
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January 18, 2018 in In the News

Briana van Strijp on Recruitment Insights

Fortune's Ellen McGirt investigates new rules for job candidates and interviewers alike. In her latest piece, she sat down with Anthemis' Head of…
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January 15, 2018 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas, Sean Park in Institutional Investor’s 2017 Fintech Finance 40

Institutional Investor has recognized Amy Nauiokas and Sean Park, in this year’s Fintech Finance 40 ranking for the third year running. The magazine lists…
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January 9, 2018 in Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Discusses Building Wealth

Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas shares secrets to picking winning investments with the Wall Street Journal and reveals key management skills that helped her succeed in…
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January 9, 2018 in In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader on Fintech’s Fads, Fears and Future

FleishmanHillard compiled the insights of a cross-section of leaders in the financial services industry to ascertain key trends for 2018. On the future…
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December 18, 2017 in Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams Discusses Personal Finance Apps

Tearsheet's Suman Bhattacharyya sat down with Anthemis' Jillian Williams to discuss trends in the personal finance management (PFM) market. Jillian stressed the saturation…
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December 14, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Talks Cognitive Diversity

In this Quartz article, Anthemis Founder and President Amy Nauiokas underlines the importance of cognitive diversity. She reveals how encouraging divergent thinking within…
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December 13, 2017 in In the News

Gaelle Drory-Liaudet Discusses Disruption in Wealth Management

Anthemis Director Gaelle Drory-Liaudet recently panned an article for FundForum International in which she examined the state of the wealth management industry. In…
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December 12, 2017 in Highlights, In the News

Sean Park Predicts Financial Services Trends For 2018

Bloomberg recently surveyed senior leaders across the financial technology landscape to understand how trends will evolve in the new year. Anthemis' Sean Park…
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December 1, 2017 in In the News

Wharton Fintech: Feature – Amy Nauiokas, Founder and President of Anthemis Group

In Wharton Fintech's latest podcast, Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas shared insights into the company's foundations and explored differences in the US and European startup…
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November 13, 2017 in In the News

Jillian Williams on Tackling Diversity

Forbes' Paolo Gaudiano recently attended Culture Shifting: A Weekend of Technology, Innovation & Social Impact in New York. During the weekend, he had the opportunity…
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October 24, 2017 in In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Gender Parity in Financial Services

American Banker's Penny Crosman sat down with Amy Nauiokas to discuss gender parity in financial services. Amy emphasized that startups must embrace gender diversity from…
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September 21, 2017 in Highlights, In the News

Jillian Williams on Investing in Diverse Founders

Fast Company's Beck Bamberger surveyed the venture capital landscape to understand how investors are tackling the diversity agenda head-on. Anthemis' Jillian Williams underlined…
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September 19, 2017 in Highlights, In the News

David Galbraith Talks Embedded Technology

Anthemis' David Galbraith believes "technology’s end-goal is to be invisible.” In his recent interview with Inverse Magazine's Grace Lisa Scott, he explains how…
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September 15, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on What The SoFi Sex Scandal Teaches Us About The Industry

In order to tackle the diversity deficit in financial services, Anthemis Founder and President Amy Nauiokas says "we need to hire differently, and…
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September 8, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Samantha Ghiotti Discusses Leadership in The Digital Age

Anthemis' Samantha Ghiotti recently penned an article for International Banker, in which she explains how leadership needs to transform for the digital age.…
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September 3, 2017 in In the News

Ruth Foxe Blader on Career Management

Mic's James Dennin sat down with Anthemis' Ruth Foxe-Blader to identify some of the key pitfalls entrepreneurs make when setting up their first…
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August 29, 2017 in In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Whether Fintech is Overhyped or Underrated

Anthemis' Amy Nauiokas discussed the state of the financial technology landscape with Reuters' Anna Irrera. In the interview, Amy explores whether 'fintech' is…
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August 7, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Career Management

Anthemis Founder and President Amy Nauiokas recently sat down with Christina Wallace and Cate Scott Campbell for Forbes' The Limit Does Not Exist podcast.…
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June 21, 2017 in In the News

Anthemis Team Expansion and Truelayer Investment

Fortune's Erin Griffith recently reported on Anthemis' Senior Team Expansion, noting Ruth Foxe Blader and Tee Pruitt joining the Anthemis investment team. She…
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May 30, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Talks Diversity in Fintech

Tearsheet's Tanaya Macheel asked our founder and President, Amy Nauiokas, about the latest trends within financial services. Amy pointed to the centrality of…
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May 23, 2017 in Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas on Why Venture Capital Investment is Cooling Off

In a recent interview with Business Insider's Frank Chaparro, Amy Nauiokas explained why venture capital investment within the financial technology space has seen…
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April 27, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Amy Nauiokas Discuss Industry Trends and Lessons Learned For The Next Generation

As part of New York Fintech Week, our Founder and President Amy Nauiokas sat down with Business Insider's Frank Chaparro to discuss industry…
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April 18, 2017 in Announcements, Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis and Exponential Ventures Launch Financial Wellness Incubator

Anthemis Expands Partnership with Exponential Ventures, MMI Holdings’ Disruptive Innovation Arm, Beyond Investing to Build New Financial Wellness Companies LONDON, April 18, 2017…
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April 18, 2017 in In the News

Anthemis Exponential Ventures Launches Incubator

Pitchbook recently reported the launch of our incubator with Exponential Ventures, dedicated to financial wellness. The incubator deepens an existing collaboration between the two…
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March 10, 2017 in Featured, Highlights, In the News

Anthemis and Baloise Partner to Support Tech Startups

Anna Irrera of Reuters recently reported on our announcement that Swiss Insurance Group, Baloise Holding, committed 50 million Swiss francs ($49.57 million) to…
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January 26, 2017 in In the News

Economist Finance Disrupted Round Up

Business Insider's Oscar Williams-Grut recently covered the Economist's Finance Disrupted Summit in London. In the afternoon four venture capitalists, including Anthemis' own Yann…
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