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Nuggets insights are often quoted in top publications across the globe. We have pulled together a selection of articles to save you the time in searching.

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Media highlights

Key moments over the past 6 months

2020 Female FinTech Competition Winner

Our Co-founder & COO, Seema Khinda Johnson, won the Female FinTech Competition 2020, held by Atos, Deutsche Bank, Google and TechQuartier

After two months, 43 applications, six finalists and one virtual pitch, Nuggets emerged as the winner of the competition.

Mobile Innovation of the Year 2020

We're delighted to announce that we’ve won ‘Mobile Innovation of the Year’ at the Retail Systems Awards.

Celebrating excellence and innovation in the retail sector, we're honoured to have picked up this award, particularly given the strong competition provided by our eight fellow nominees in this category.

10 Best Payments Startups

We’ve been nominated as one of the 10 best Payments Startups globally in Efma-Capgemini’s Financial NewTech Challenge 2020.

Set up to uncover the best new fintech solutions, the winners will be selected by combination of a public vote and a judging panel, including representatives from Santander, Caixa Bank and Raiffeisen Bank International.

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Barclays Techstars goes virtual, whats the experience like?

One way to look at the period in time after the Pandemic is to divide it into two parts, BC and AC. BC as in Before Corona. And then there is the After. While the labels may seem simple, the experience for AC startups is anything but. Thousands of startups around the world have seen their plans get impacted by the inability to at times truly “work together” and “show up” as the world was used to doing…

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UK-Based Nuggets Joins the ID2020 Alliance

The ID2020 Alliance is delighted to welcome U.K.-based Nuggets as the newest member of its vibrant community. The Alliance is made up of public and private sector organizations who share a common commitment to good ID for all…

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Female Founders: Seema Khinda Johnson of Nuggets On Why We Need More Women Founders, and The Five Things You Need To Thrive as A Founder

Remember — this is incredibly hard work. It’s not for everyone. I remember someone telling me, “If you want to work the longest hours and be the lowest-paid — be a founder!” But if you’re the right sort of character, there’s nothing quite like it…

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Nuggets’ self-sovereign digital ID chosen for Accenture fintech accelerator

Self-sovereign digital ID and payments platform Nuggets is among 20 fintech startups selected for the 2021 cohort accelerator program of Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab London, with the goal being to help them fine-tune and develop their technologies and business models…

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Nuggets selected for Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab

During the three-month accelerator programme, Nuggets will be partnered with senior executives from over 40 of the top UK financial institutions, such as NatWest, Lloyds, HSBC, JP Morgan and many others…

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Alastair Johnson of Nuggets: Five Things Every Business Needs To Know About Storing and Protecting Their Customers’ Information

Biometric Verification Can Redefine the Payments Market. In recent months, hackers have been able to circumvent many of today’s popular 2FA protocols via techniques such as sim swaps. As a result, it is important for business owners to up their game and adopt advanced solutions such as biometrically-verified digital IDs, that can allow users to facilitate their payments in a highly streamlined, secure manner…

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