3. Startup Ecosystem
The UK government are also keen on any start-ups which fall under other categories like financial technology (Fintech) and Medical-based learning platforms (Medtech). The city is ranked as the number one global financial centre and valued at $44bn, it contains the most valuable tech startup ecosystem in Europe (Global Startup Ecosystems report 2017) and so, the government is keen to maintain such a reputation even after Brexit. Medical technologies are products, services or solutions used to save and improve people’s lives. This type of technology can revolutionise healthcare and can in almost every area from; prevention, diagnosis, monitoring, treatment and care. With the launch of the NHS app, the potential for growth is exponential with the NHS looking for vendors to provide different services for its patients.