BlockChain MasterClass – London, 2 June 8-10am

You are invited to a BlockChain MasterClass for Fintech Angel Investors, Entrepreneurs and Fintech Innovators. During this session you will receive an overview of the Blockchain technology and its potential future applications.

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FINTECH Circle is Europe’s 1st Angel Network focused on FINTECH investment opportunities. 


8:00 – 8:15  Arrival & Breakfast

8:15   Welcome to FINTECH Circle Educational Event on Blockchain Technolgy (Susanne Chishti, CEO FINTECH Circle)

8:20 – 9:10 BlockChain Keynote by Professor Michael Mainelli

Michael is the co-founder of, and Principal Advisor to, the Long Finance initiative and the executive director of Z/Yen Group, the City of London’s leading think tank which promotes societal advance through better finance and technology.

9:10 – 9:30 Panel Discussion with Paul Gordon, Director, CoinScrum London – World’s largest digital currency related networking and Leda Glyptis, Director BNY Mellon & Head of EMEA Innovation Center; moderated by Susanne Chishti, CEO FINTECH Circle

9:30 – 10:00 Networking & Breakfast

Thank you to our sponsor BNY Mellon, an investments company for the World offering investment management, investment services and wealth management globally. With $28.5 trillion assets under custody they have commanding view over the entire financial ecosystem. They have the largest multi-boutique investment manager, BNY Mellon Investment Management, with over $1.7 trillion under management and employing over 5000 investment professionals, they are ranked as one of the leading asset managers worldwide.

If you have any questions on this event or if you would like to join FINTECH Circle, pls contact us on

Many thanks and we look forward seeing you on the 2 June 2015 at 8am,

Susanne Chishti
CEO & Founder
Twitter: @fintechcircle 


FINTECH Circle is now Accepting Applications on GUST

FINTECH Circle Contact: Susanne Chishti,

Gust Contact: Zigis Switzer, (212) 784-5705,

FINTECH Circle Partners with Gust to Leverage Early-Stage Investment Opportunities for Fintech startups in the UK

FINTECH Circle is now accepting applications from early-stage startups on Gust

May 11, 2015 – London – FINTECH Circle, Europe’s first Angel Network focused on Fintech, today announced a partnership with Gust, the world’s largest online platform connecting entrepreneurs and early-stage investors, to provide entrepreneurs in the Fintech industry with greater global reach and access to early-stage investment opportunities.

“Our partnership with FINTECH Circle will empower the network and its members with unprecedented access to early-stage investment opportunities from angels throughout the world,” said David S. Rose, CEO of Gust, which powers over 80% of the world’s organized professional angel networks. “We have over 50,000 individual accredited investors and 1,000 angel groups spanning more than 80 countries who will now be at the fingertips of these promising entrepreneurs. We are excited to work with FINTECH Circle and expand the reach of their startup ecosystem.”

“We are really excited to have chosen Gust as our platform to help both our FINTECH Circle investors as well as our Fintech entrepreneurs to manage the investment process, “ added Susanne Chishti, CEO & Founder of FINTECH Circle. “With Gust it will be easy for Fintech startups to set up their online deal room and share the required information during the due diligence process with interested investors and keep them constantly up-to-date on the investment process.”

The Gust platform is the most widely adopted SaaS funding platform and will provide entrepreneurs with access to thousands of early-stage investment groups and tens of thousands of individual accredited early-stage investors.

Applications for FINTECH Circle are now open. Those accepted into the latest stage of the program will be supported by unique success triggers:

  • Meet the most senior Finance leaders who have built their careers across financial services and technology and who want to share their expertise with you
  • Unrivaled international exposure through FINTECH Circle’s network: Raise funds by presenting to FINTECH Circle Angels, once you have convinced them, they provide their cash as well as their knowledge, expertise and contacts to make your business succeed
  • Investment Size: £ 75,000 to £ 500,000+ Pounds Sterling

Interested startups must register on the FINTECH Circle website where they will be redirected to manage their application and submit their company information through the Gust platform. Additional information on how and where to apply can be found here.

About FINTECH Circle

FINTECH Circle is Europe’s 1st Angel Network focused on Fintech investments which brings together Fintech businesses with experienced investors & angels from finance & technology industries. FINTECH Circle – fueling the Fintech revolution. Fintech stands for the growing sector of technologies applied to financial services.

About Gust

Gust is the world’s largest online platform and community for entrepreneurs and early-stage investors. The platform makes it easy for early-stage investors and entrepreneurs to connect, collaborate, and manage all aspects of their investment relationship, from initial pitch to successful exit. Gust is endorsed by the world’s leading business angel and venture capital associations, including the ACA and EBAN, and powers over 1,000 investment organizations in 80+ countries. More than 300,000 startups have already used the platform to connect and collaborate with over 50,000 individual investors. Gust is based in New York, NY, with a European office in London, UK. For more information, please visit