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City AM: London AI startup secures £25m in funding

Cytora, a startup whose software collects and analyses a huge amount of online data to perform real-time political risk analysis, has recently closed £25 million series B funding. Cytora was previously on the Accelerate Cambridge programme run by the Cambridge…

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Business Weekly: Seven Cambridge companies in UK gazelles hot 100 list

Equity crowdfunder SyndicateRoom have created a list of Britain’s fastest-growing companies. The Top 100 list highlights some Cambridge-based companies, including two startups connected to Cambridge Judge Business School. Healx, which researches the use of existing medicines to cure rare diseases,…

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Insurance Times: Cytora to expand with sights on US market

Cytora, a startup whose software collects and analyses a huge amount of online data to perform real-time political risk analysis, is planning to expand to the U.S. Co-founder Richard Hartley talked to Insurance Times about the idea behind Cytora and…

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Digital Journal: Five emerging insurtechs to take notice of

The insurance industry is looking at new alternative ideas of providing their services. The article features five insuretech startups, including Cytora, that are disrupting the sector by using tech developments such as artificial intelligence or machine learning. Cytora, which uses…

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Cytora, an artificial intelligence company that was on the Accelerate Cambridge programme at Cambridge Judge, announces new $4.4 million funding round. Cytora, an artificial intelligence company that was part of the Accelerate Cambridge programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, announced…

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Financial Times: AI underwriting startup Cytora received £4.4m funding

Cytora, an artificial intelligence company, announced a new £4.4 million funding round. Cytora CEO Richard Hartley said: “We are moving the insurance industry to a point where you can deliver a superior underwriting profit while reducing the need to ask…

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Cambridge Network: Winning tech firms announced for the 2nd EY Startup Challenge

EY has announced the winning tech startup teams who will take part in the second EY Startup Challenge starting next week. The EY Startup Challenge is an intensive eight-week accelerator programme, offering mentoring from industry-leaders, training workshops and investor networking…

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Preparing for war: business contingency planning urged in Cambridge Risk Centre seminar

As conflict continues in Ukraine, and the prospect of an expansionist Russia throws a shadow of war over Europe, the Cambridge Risk Centre for Risk Studies today urged businesses to incorporate geopolitical conflict scenarios into their business preparedness planning. "These…

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The Conversation: Tracking tactics of Boko Haram with open source intelligence

Joshua Wallace, a research affiliate at the Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School and a co-founder of Cytora, investigates attacks in Nigeria by terrorist group Boko Haram and argues that resources such as open source intelligence are…

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Accelerator pitch: Joshua Wallace of Cytora

Can you pitch your genius business idea in the time it takes to get from the ground floor to the C-suite? Joshua Wallace, Co-Founder of Cytora, and a recipient of a CJBS Accelerator grant, gives it a go. The brains…

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