According to City AM, total investment into the industry in the UK jumped over 217 percent in 2021, to $11.6billion (£8.6billion), putting the UK second in the world behind the US.
The UK’s fintech sector outpaced the rest of the Europe. Overall, $24.3billion (£18.0billion) was invested across Europe, with the UK attracting nearly half of that.
Others also pointed to recent news that Bentley Motors, the luxury car manufacture based in Crewe, recorded its highest sales ever.
In 2021, it deliver 14,659 cars – 31 percent higher than in 2020.