FINTECH Circle Contact: Susanne Chishti, firstname.lastname@example.org
Gust Contact: Zigis Switzer, (212) 784-5705, ZSwitzer@GroupGordon.com
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.
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 www.gust.com.