1.UK – SMEs
IFA magazine looks at SME funding amid Brexit uncertainty.
2. UK – FinTech
NESTA and the Tresury are looking to reward good ideas.
3. UK – AltFi
The Daily Mail revives an old story about an MP who used to have a business connection to the LCF scandal.
Johnny Mercer was teased on the BBC's Have I Got News For You in April, and has now been appointed a junior minister in Boris Johnson's cabinet.
4. UK – P2P
P2P Finance News reports a “conservative” new P2P lending platform, led by RateSetter's former chief technology officer .
5. US – FinTech
A blockchain inroad into the US real estate market.
6. US – FinTech
And blockchain is (allegedly) ideal for copyright protection.