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4th August 2021

Maven VCTs invest further £500k in GENinCode as company goes to IPO

Maven Capital Partners, one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has invested a further £500,000 in GENinCode, a genetic testing company specialising in the risk assessment and prediction of cardiovascular disease. This funding package comes as the company completes its IPO, raising an additional £17 million gross and listing on AIM with a market capitalisation of £42.2 million....

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4th August 2021

Excellerant appoints Mirsad Devic as CEO; ramps up investment drive

Excellerant appoints Mirsad Devic as CEO; ramps up investment drive

Excellerant Inc., a technology-focused investment holding company, has announced the appointment of Mr. Mirsad Devic as CEO ...

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Hannah Waters: investor success expert comment for Welsh businesses

3rd August 2021

Hannah Waters is an investor at BGF, with her role seeing her work...

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Tech Nation CEO comments on new Innovation Strategy

27th July 2021

Tech Nation CEO, Gerard Grech, comments on Innovation Strategy announcement....

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Risks for employers under life without lockdown

20th July 2021

Alex Kennedy of Gannons looks at how to deal with the next phase of Covid regulations Emp...

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Angels Assemble: The advantages of syndication in 2021

20th July 2021

Remy Astie, CEO and founder of Vauban, makes the case for joining forces with o...

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MMC and Local Globe invest in menopause healthtech

2nd August 2021

Vira Health, a digital health company focused on improving long-term health for women, has raised...

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HBAN Ulster passes 100 members and calls for more angel investors

29th July 2021

Business angel group HBAN Ulster, as part of the Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN), announced to...

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Activist investor platform Tulipshare launches

28th July 2021

Tulipshare is a brand new activist investment platform that empowers individuals to make a p...

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Legal tech company Robin AI raises $2.5m seed funding

28th July 2021

Legal technology start-up Robin AI has raised $2.5m seed funding from Episode 1 and a number of l...

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Maven VCTs invest further £500k in GENinCode as company goes to IPO

4th August 2021

Maven Capital Partners, one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has invested a f...

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Maven completes £7.4 million in Oak Engage

12th July 2021

Maven Capital Partners has led the £2.6 million investment in cloud-based internal communic...

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YFM supports fast-growing disruptive global video agency Wooshii

29th June 2021

UK-based agency Wooshii, which provides video content and software tools for blue-chip companies ...

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EBar completes £670,000 equity round

27th July 2021

Aberdeen based EBar is raising a glass after closing a £670,000 equity round that will acce...

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Investors Waking Up to Climate Crisis

22nd July 2021

The successful close of the second round of the GAS EIS Climate Change Fund on 15th Jul...

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Calculus invests in Brouhaha Entertainment

21st July 2021

The Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund, together with other funds managed or advised by Calculus,...

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Three quarters of IFAs believe Business Relief investments will increase

16th July 2021

Three quarters (76%) of IFAs believe that their use of Business Relief propositions will increase...

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Excellerant appoints Mirsad Devic as CEO; ramps up investment drive

4th August 2021

Excellerant Inc., a technology-focused investment holding company, has announced the appointment ...

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Global venture capital firm Antler launches in Canada

2nd August 2021

Global early-stage VC, Antler has announced that it is launching in Canada. ...

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HBAN Ulster passes 100 members and calls for more angel investors

29th July 2021

Business angel group HBAN Ulster, as part of the Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN), announced to...

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Ace Entrepreneurs launch program to support black startup owners

26th July 2021

A new investment initiative has been launched by ACE Entrepreneurs to support and fund early-stag...

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Investment company purchases on advisor platforms reach record high

4th August 2021

Purchases of investment companies on adviser platforms reached £368m in the first quarter o...

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BGF sees business confidence grow in 2021

3rd August 2021

BGF – the UK and Ireland’s most active investor – is reporting a strong outlook...

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eFront releases Fourth Annual Global Private Equity Performance Series

2nd August 2021

eFront has released its Fourth Annual Global Private Equity Performance Series showing the top-pe...

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UK more than doubles number of rare $10bn+ tech businesses in six months

23rd July 2021

New data released by Tech Nation, the UK’s tech scaleup experts, and Dealroom&nbs...

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EBar completes £670,000 equity round

27th July 2021

Aberdeen based EBar is raising a glass after closing a £670,000 equity round that will acce...

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Revisiting Valuations

29th June 2021

James Murdoch discusses his reduced appetite for investment these days and analyses some of the r...

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ikigai closes successful CrowdCube campaign raising £1.9m

3rd June 2021

ikigai, the new premium fintech bringing self-care to personal finance, has closed its successful...

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Curve raises nearly £10m in largest ever equity raise on Crowdcube

1st June 2021

Curve, the fast-growing financial super app, has closed the largest ever equity raise on Crowdcub...

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Maven confirmed as accredited provider for Government Recovery Loan Scheme

29th July 2021

Maven Capital Partners, debt fund manager for the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF), ha...

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Recovery Loan Scheme now available through The FSE Group

26th July 2021

The FSE Group has been accredited as a lender under the Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS) in the London ...

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Dragonfly AI secures £250,000 from GLIF

19th July 2021

Situated in the London borough of Westminster, technology company Dragonfly AI has secu...

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Westgrove Group secures £6m from IGF to power growth

15th July 2021

Fast growing facilities management company,...

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Palatine-backed CTS snaps up Yorkshire environmental consultancy

4th August 2021

PALATINE-backed Construction Testing Solutions (CTS), a leading provider of constructio...

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Evoke Creative acquires app design and development agency, Apposing Ltd

4th August 2021

BGF-backed Evoke Creative Ltd – the leading specialist in ...

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Livingbridge invests in connectivity and IoT specialist North

3rd August 2021

  Livingbridge, one of the UK’s leading mid-market pri...

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Private equity funding helps provide promising outlook for training provider

3rd August 2021

One of the UK’s leading apprenticeship and adult education providers which secured private ...

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Livingbridge invests in connectivity and IoT specialist North

3rd August 2021

  Livingbridge, one of the UK’s leading mid-market pri...

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Venari Security raises series A funding

2nd August 2021

Venari Security, the defender of encrypted networks, has raised a Series A funding of £4.2m...

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Fitch Ventures leads $6m investment into impact tech company Diginex

2nd August 2021

Diginex, the disruptive impact technology company helping to solve the world’s most pressin...

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Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in breakthrough pH sensor company ANB Sensors

29th July 2021

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficie...

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Evoke Creative acquires app design and development agency, Apposing Ltd

4th August 2021

BGF-backed Evoke Creative Ltd – the leading specialist in ...

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AR sports engagement My Lads raises €7.6M seed funding

28th July 2021

My LADS, a leader in AR Sports Engagement, has closed a €7.6M Seed Investment Round led by R...

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Expanding performance marketing to new frontiers

22nd July 2021

GP Bullhound acted as exclusive financial advisor to Bliss Point Media on its sale to Tinuiti, a ...

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Calculus invests in Brouhaha Entertainment

21st July 2021

The Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund, together with other funds managed or advised by Calculus,...

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Legal tech company Robin AI raises $2.5m seed funding

28th July 2021

Legal technology start-up Robin AI has raised $2.5m seed funding from Episode 1 and a number of l...

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Training platform for robots Mindtech Global secures £2.3m funding

27th July 2021

A start-up with a platform that trains robots to recognise images has completed a £2.3m fun...

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Applications open for University of Edinburgh's AI Accelerator

26th July 2021

The AI Accelerator is back! Applications are open until 8th of August so there’s still time...

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Keensight Capital to exit ASTI

22nd July 2021

Keensight Capital, one of the leading private equity managers dedicated to pan-European Growth Bu...

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Maven VCTs invest further £500k in GENinCode as company goes to IPO

4th August 2021

Maven Capital Partners, one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has invested a f...

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MMC and Local Globe invest in menopause healthtech

2nd August 2021

Vira Health, a digital health company focused on improving long-term health for women, has raised...

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Peppy raises £6.6m to scale its personalised employee healthcare

30th July 2021

Peppy, a B2B digital health platform, has announced a £6.6m Series A funding round. Peppy p...

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4D Biomaterials raises £1.6m led by DSW Ventures for 3D printed implants

30th July 2021

4D Biomaterials, a medtech company which has developed a new biomaterial used for 3D pr...

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Palatine exits IFA group Wren Sterling

26th July 2021

Palatine Private Equity has exchanged contracts fo...

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FinTech for good innovator Percent closes $5m fundraising

26th July 2021

Percent, the fintech innovator with the mission to put good into everyday financial transactions,...

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Kasabian’s Ian Matthews joins forces with tech entrepreneur to overhaul music industry payments

23rd July 2021

A new technology platform designed to generate long term royalties for artists and venues will be...

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Ntropy announces $3.2M round to help financial companies make sense of data

22nd July 2021

Ntropy, a company removing data barriers to understand financial transactions, has announced a $3...

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Palatine-backed CTS snaps up Yorkshire environmental consultancy

4th August 2021

PALATINE-backed Construction Testing Solutions (CTS), a leading provider of constructio...

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Speedy Freight announces BGF investment to supercharge growth

8th July 2021

After a year of record growth, national courier company Speedy Freig...

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GC Angels shares £240k investment in Your FLOCK

2nd July 2021

Your FLOCK, a remote work tech startup that helps increase employee engagem...

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M40 Offices targets green future with £250k funding

28th June 2021

M40 Offices has received a £250,000 funding package from the East & South East Midlands...

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Activist investor platform Tulipshare launches

28th July 2021

Tulipshare is a brand new activist investment platform that empowers individuals to make a p...

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Westgrove Group secures £6m from IGF to power growth

15th July 2021

Fast growing facilities management company,...

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Maven and Tier One Capital raise £6.26 million for property project

14th July 2021

Maven Capital Partners has raised £6.26 million to fund Oak Meadows, a new-build family hom...

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Guy Rigby & David Murray launch their Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge

20th May 2021

Join Guy Rigby & David Murray as they launch their 3,000 miles ...

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