The Daily Dig for Sunday, September 27

Funding Circle seeks to raise $229M through London-listed fund

Focusing on U.S. and U.K. small businesses, the fund aims for a dividend yield of between six and seven percent. Matt Scuffham reports.

PayNearMe launches mobile bill payment app through 7-11

7-11 customers can now pay bills via a barcode scan while grabbing a slurpee and corn dog. Learn more here.

British bankers and alternative lenders set to debate at U.K. forum

Representatives from both sides are profiled in this article by Johnnie Halliday.

Vancouver hospitality app first Canadian company to successfully equity crowdfund

Guusto raised $50,000 from 18 funders on FrontFundr. Lauren Sundstrom reports.