Anthemis Foundry is a design focused incubator of the Anthemis Group, an investment and advisory firm in the financial technology space. The Foundry believes in focusing on some chosen projects at one time rather than selecting batches of startups and having a fixed schedule. Some of its portfolio companies are Atom, Azimo, Betterment, Currency Cloud, Fidor Bank, Moven, etc.
Type of engagement:
Incentive for startups
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