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Revolut financing round up 5x

https://www.recode.net/2018/4/11/172...igital-banking

i was pissed at the annoying process to get shares and didn't get to buy in.
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Old 12.04.2018, 22:48
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Re: Revolut financing round up 5x

This is 5x on top of the 7x CrowdCube Valuation right?

Thatís 35x!!! I managed to collect enough contacts and wasnít convinced in the end... only put down £10.- for the sake of it!
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This is 5x on top of the 7x CrowdCube Valuation right?

Thatís 35x!!! I managed to collect enough contacts and wasnít convinced in the end... only put down £10.- for the sake of it!
Yeah. That really pissed me off because I wanted to put down 10k and you wasted the opportunity!
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Old 13.04.2018, 21:25
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Yeah. That really pissed me off because I wanted to put down 10k and you wasted the opportunity!
Fintech is the .com boom all over again... I have yet to find a single one of these companies who are actually doing something original. They are run by people who have a limited, if at all, knowledge of financial services, who are convinced they are doing some great only because of their lack of knowledge.

I've had session with three of them in the past 12 months and it is all the same, once you scratch the surface a bit and has the hard questions, it all unravels very quickly.
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Yeah. That really pissed me off because I wanted to put down 10k and you wasted the opportunity!
Max you could have invested in the end was £5k anyway so you only lose out on around £170k based on 35x

Seederís round max amount was £1k.

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Fintech is the .com boom all over again... I have yet to find a single one of these companies who are actually doing something original. They are run by people who have a limited, if at all, knowledge of financial services, who are convinced they are doing some great only because of their lack of knowledge.

I've had session with three of them in the past 12 months and it is all the same, once you scratch the surface a bit and has the hard questions, it all unravels very quickly.
Keep saying that to yourself... if you donít think what Revolut, N26, Monzo and the like is original then you must have been sleeping under a rock!
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Fintech is the .com boom all over again... I have yet to find a single one of these companies who are actually doing something original. They are run by people who have a limited, if at all, knowledge of financial services, who are convinced they are doing some great only because of their lack of knowledge.

I've had session with three of them in the past 12 months and it is all the same, once you scratch the surface a bit and has the hard questions, it all unravels very quickly.
I think Revolut has a decent chance of succeeding standalone, but I would expect it to be bought by one of the big players once they see the threat and opportunities.
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