Vyne raises $15.5M seed round to grow its merchant-focused open banking solutions

Open banking — a new approach to payments and other financial services that disrupts traditional card-based infrastructure by linking directly into banks — is having a moment. On the heels

Unmortgage founder’s new startup wants to make it free to sell your house

Having left his previous company under unceremonious circumstances, Rayhan Rafiq-Omar, who founded Unmortgage, is launching his next proptech venture. Called Free.co.uk, the startup wants to eradicate

London Is No Silicon Valley, But It Brings Together Many World-Class Industries

While London is no Silicon Valley, or even New York, it is a melting pot of talent, and its tech scene is growing fast. In the whole of 2010, the total funding raised by London tech firms was less tha

Zoopla becomes a top 100 UK website – remember that TV ad campaign?

<img alt="Zoopla logo" src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0003/4364/34364v5-max-250x250.png" title="Zoopla" class="shot" width="250" height="50" /><a href="http://zoopla.co.uk/">Zoop

TripAdvisor acquires vacation rental site Holiday Lettings from Rightmove

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/holiday-lettings.png" class="shot2" /> Travel website operator <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/tripadvisor">TripAdvisor</a>, an <