25 JANUARY 2021: STRATFORD LITERARY FESTIVAL LAUNCHES AUTHORS FOR SCHOOLS

Leading and award-winning UK authors, including Michael Rosen, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Tanya Landman and Sita Brahmachari, are amongst those who have recorded events for the Stratford Literary Festival in a project called Authors for Schools designed to inspire children being home-schooled during lockdown. The Authors for Schools Project, made possible by donations to a match-funded initiative…

12 JANUARY 2021: MARC LEVIN JOINS UNITED FINTECH AS COO

Marc Levin, former CEO of CFH Group, has joined United Fintech as Partner and COO. With responsibility for the operational and commercial aspects of United Fintech’s portfolio, Marc will play a major role in helping to scale the fintechs acquired by United Fintech and enabling banks worldwide to have easy access to these innovative capital…

8 JANUARY 2021: GOLD-i STRENGTHENS ITS CRYPTO OFFERING

Gold-i has integrated with CryptoCortex – an advanced digital asset trading platform from EPAM Systems, a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. This provides financial institutions with increased access to multiple market makers and fully cleared cryptocurrency products available via Gold-i’s CryptoSwitch 2.0™, part of its Matrix multi-asset liquidity management platform.…

7 JANUARY 2021: RESEARCH BY KSS AND UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

RESEARCH SHOWS A SIGNIFICANT PROPORTION OF PATIENTS WITH SUDDEN LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS NEED PRE-HOSPITAL CRITICAL CARE • 56% of patients with sudden loss of consciousness (LOC) attended by Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) underwent an emergency pre-hospital anaesthetic • HEMS dispatchers, in collaboration with ambulance personnel, are able to identify patients with potentially life-threatening LOC…

4 JANUARY 2021: JON SOPEL IN CONVERSATION JONATHAN FREEDLAND RAISING FUNDS FOR LITERARY FESTIVALS

On 18th January 2021 – just ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden on 20th January – BBC North America Editor, Jon Sopel, will be in conversation with Guardian columnist, Jonathan Freedland, to discuss the most extraordinary election in US history, outlined in Sopel’s latest book, UnPresidented: politics, pandemics and the race that Trumped all…

27 NOVEMBER 2020: IS PRIME REPORTS IMPRESSIVE GROWTH

For the sixth consecutive year, IS Prime has reported impressive growth, with a 30% increase in turnover y/e 31 March 2020. Reported figures from the London-headquartered FCA regulated Prime of Prime broker show a rise from £27.6m y/e 2019 to £36m y/e 2020. IS Prime’s operating profit almost tripled from £5.9m to £17.6m, which is…