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The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.

17 May 2017
8 minute read

NHS WannaCry - What can small businesses learn?

The NHS cyber-attack and WannaCry virus – what happened, why & what can small businesses learn? Here are some steps you can take to minimise your vulnerability

8 May 2017
4 minute read

What insurance do fintech businesses need?

Starting a fintech business is not without its risks. Find out about the main types of insurance you should consider.

4 May 2017
3 minute read

The most controversial startups ever

Some entrepreneurs love to shock. Here's our pick of the most controversial — and in some cases, downright scary — start-ups ever!

27 Apr 2017
4 minute read

Five of the coolest machine learning start-ups right now

Machine learning has exploded in the last few years and is now widely regarded as one of the disruptive technologies. Here's 5 of the hottest start-ups!

20 Apr 2017
5 minute read

Digital Risks favourite start-ups of 2016

It was another awesome year for start-ups, with StartUp Britain estimating around 80 were created EVERY HOUR throughout 2016 Here's our pick of some of the best

19 Apr 2017
4 minute read

What contractors need to know about business insurance

Here's a quick guide to some of the policies you should consider if you're a contractor, and how to make sure you get the best cover to match your needs

7 Apr 2017
7 minute read

A fruity startup promising banking paradise for freelancers

Coconut is the new alternative bank account for freelancers. We were so intrigued, we demanded a chat with Sam, one of the co-founders of this FinTech start-up.

31 Mar 2017
2 minute read

Wow, is March really over?! Here’s a re-cap

So much happened in March that we could barely keep up. In case yours was as much of a blur as ours, here's a quick round-up of some of the biggest business and tech stories.

28 Mar 2017
2 minute read

Risky business: Interview with Digital Risks

Cameron caught up with The Work Crowd to talk about the drivers behind the business and the risks that businesses and freelancers need to watch out for.

28 Mar 2017
3 minute read

Startup funding – what happens when?

Here's a typical timeline of the investment stages, when they tend to happen and what they're used for!