Identity, billing, payments

WEDNESDAY 27 NOVEMBER 2013 http://www.telecomstechworld.com/agenda/identitybilling-and-payments-conference Telecoms Tech World brings you short introductions to start-ups doing interesting things in the mobile identity, payments and ticketing sector. Each aiming to show you how their innovations stand out from the crowd and the opportunities they bring to the industry.

How to secure funding for your idea

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 http://www.meetup.com/LondonWantrepreneurs/events/146670672/  Do you have a business idea but need funding to make it happen? Come along to Wantrepreneurs next Meetup to discover the different ways you can secure funding for your fledgling business. As you’ll discover from our top entrepreneur speakers, you don’t have to go on Dragon’s Den to find the finance …

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Are you invited?

Are you invited? #GlobalDemoDay http://ow.ly/qySbf #VC #fundraising #Investing #EIS #Startup HT @WayraUK @tefdigital Wayra Global Demo Day 2013 15 Start-ups. One common brave start-up spirit. Wayra, the international accelerator for Telefónica’s digital startups is proud to announce its second “Global demoDay” for investors on November 12th, 2013. Introducing a groundbreaking event format. The event will feature …

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Risk, Regulation & Innovation in MOBILE PAYMENTS

The event started with a really great keynote from Mark Stevenson, Author, Speaker, Ideas Generator and Futurist. Thought provoking and poignant. He reminded us that “Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away” [Philip K. Dick, in “How To Build A Universe That Doesn’t Fall Apart Two Days Later” (1978)] and …

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Mobile commerce players offer vision of future

LIVE FROM THE GSMA’S NFC & MOBILE MONEY SUMMIT, NEW YORK: Mobile commerce executives laid out a vision of a future with increasingly pervasive technology and significant industry cooperation. Richard Harris, CEO and co-founder of visual payment technology company Ensygnia, said retailers and mobile commerce vendors will work to improve how individuals interact with the …

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Entrepreneurial DNA holds key to digital evolution

Rising Stars, Founders Forum’s showcase for the hottest new start-ups, provides an extraordinary showcase for entrepreneurs … British company, Ensygnia, has developed what could be transformative technology for mobile transactions. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/comment/10374934/Entrepreneurial-DNA-holds-key-to-digital-evolution.html – Really great for Ensygnia to be a part of the Founder’s Forum event and even better to see coverage by the Telegraph.

It’s AirBnB for car journeys @Gocarshare

Gocarshare is a great start-up I’ve invested in. It’s AirBnB for car journeys. When you consider how many cars complete journeys with less than full occupancy or sit in car parks and the growing number of people making journeys – you can see why this is a growth market. Here’s a blog piece from them: …

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Great #wayrapreview day yesterday

Bloomberg & @WayraUK hosted an invitation only investor preview day for the brilliant start-ups in Wayra UK. (http://bit.ly/15ffwdv) Great event, absolutely packed with over 150 investors, press and influencers. Lots of interest in all the companies and good to see DFJ Esprit, Delta, Microsoft and others in preparation for Ensygnia’s series A next year. Good …

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Ensygnia granted second patent

Another great step forward for my company: Ensygnia, the mobile payments company backed by Telefonica’s technology start-up accelerator Wayra, today confirmed it had been granted its second UK patent. The company, which recently closed its $3.3m start-up funding round, added that its granted UK patents now covered both log-in and payment processes. Read more…

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