Oliver Smith


6 months ago

Goldman Sachs Joins HSBC For $20 Million Bet On Bud’s AI-Powered Bank Accounts

Some of the world’s biggest banks yesterday joined forces to invest in a London-based startup determined to change our relationship with money.
By Oliver Smith 3 min read
7 months ago

Exclusive: Snoop Dogg Invests In Klarna, Sweden's $2.5 Billion Unicorn

Millionaire American rapper Snoop Dogg, aka Calvin Broadus, has today become a minority shareholder in the company which offers buy-now-pay-later services at retailers. 
By Oliver Smith 7 min read
8 months ago

Europe's Billion-Dollar Startups Are Calling For A Stock Option Shakeup

Thirty CEOs  including Markus Villig, founder of Europe’s Uber rival Taxify, Jacob de Geer, founder of iZettle, and Samir Desai, cofounder of Funding Circle signed a letter calling for a revamp in...
By Oliver Smith 5 min read