Our local currency will unleash the potential of Birmingham’s independent businesses
We are experts on how currency innovation supports businesses around the world
We combine best practices with cutting-edge technology to serve the local economy
What do we believe?
Trade is a cooperation between buyers and sellers for collective gain
Long-lasting and fulfilling partnerships between our members
Local trade is efficient, environmentally friendly and strengthens communities
Independent businesses will thrive in Parity
We aim to facilitate millions of transactions
Supporting inclusive growth across the city
Parity is based on research at the University of Birmingham
We have built our own technology tailored to the needs of our members
We will continuously develop to meet the needs of the network
Stuart Bowles is a PhD candidate at the University of Birmingham. He leads sales and operations and helps shape our strategy.
Max has 17 years experience in the IT industry, he’s built a financial platform for Barclaycard. He’s the technical expert in the team.
Matteo has researched local currencies around the world. He’s worked for Italian networks and has operational expertise.