The week in startup policy

The week in startup policy

Digital Single Market leak In a scoop for newly launched POLITICO Europe, this week saw a leaked draft of the European Commission’s Digital Single Market strategy(which will be launched on May 6th). It’s a mixed bag for startups. Here’s a good...
startupDNA

startupDNA

We’re working alongside Wayra, Telefonica’s digital accelerator, and coalition of partners, to conduct a ground-breaking research project – what we believe is the first of its kind in the UK – to analyse the DNA of startups in Britain. A lot has been said about...
The week in startup policy

The week in startup policy

Manifestos arrive This week saw manifestos from Labour, the Conservatives and the Lib Dems, as well as from the Green Party and UKIP. We read through the main ones so you don’t have to, pulling out the most important pledges on tech, startups and...
Lib Dem Manifesto and Startups

Lib Dem Manifesto and Startups

Today Nick Clegg launched the Liberal Democrats’ Manifesto for the 2015 general election. Here is our quick reaction on what it means for startups. This follows our analysis on the Labour and Conservatives manifestoes. At nearly 160 pages, the Lib Dem manifesto...
Conservative Manifesto and Startups

Conservative Manifesto and Startups

Today David Cameron launched the Conservative Party’s Manifesto for the 2015 general election. Here is our quick reaction on what it means for startups. [Update: here are similar posts for Labour and Lib Dem manifestos]. Generally it’s a collection of...