Mel Tibbs | untied
What’s your Gig?

What’s your Gig?

The ‘gig economy’ is a phrase which entered our lexicon nearly five years ago.  Previously only used to describe a band’s live show or as a word for some short-lived job landed, whether ‘a nice little gig’ or ‘a tough gig’, the term is now used to describe entire...
Open banking – why should I care?

Open banking – why should I care?

This September will bring us that ‘back to school’ feeling, a season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, and one of the most transformative changes to the personal finance sector that we’ve seen in two decades. And it matters to all of us, because it opens the doors to...
The highs and highs of our final week in Tel Aviv

The highs and highs of our final week in Tel Aviv

This was our final week at the Barclays Accelerator in Tel Aviv, powered by Techstars.  It’s been an incredible 13 weeks. We’ve met so many people, and learnt so much. To everyone: thank you.  The finale of the programme was Wednesday’s Demo Day at which...
Airbnb host with a tax return to complete?

Airbnb host with a tax return to complete?

In the space of just 12 years, Airbnb has gone from being a loose community of amateur hosts offering spare rooms or temporarily vacant homes to travellers to a ubiquitous part of 21st century travel plans. The company has had triple-digit growth in several European...
An update from untied in Tel Aviv

An update from untied in Tel Aviv

With less than a week to go til Demo Day at our Techstars incubator with Barclays in Tel Aviv, here’s an update of what’s been going on for untied recently. Demo Day – 26 June We’re expecting over 300 people to join us on demo day on 26 June in an amazing...