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21st January 2022

Stripe & Stare raises £2.5m VC and angel funding

BGF has led a £2.5 million investment round into sustainable female underwear brand, Stripe & Stare, alongside a consortium of high-profile investors.   BGF provided £1.5 million of growth capital with the remaining amount coming from private backers, including Richard Longhurst, co-founder of Lovehoney, and Sam Galsworthy of Sipsmith Gin. Headquartered in Devon, Stripe & Stare was founded in 2017 by friends and business colleagues Katie Lopes and Nicola Piercy, with the aim of creating the most comfortable and eco-friendly knickers in the world....

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21st January 2022

HBAN’s Business Angel Conference to focus on Impact Investing

HBAN’s Business Angel Conference to focus on Impact Investing

HBAN will stream its annual All-Island Conference on Wednesday 2nd February 2022. The event will focus on impact investing, while also encouraging more first-time and experienced investors to consider business an...

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7th December 2021

ARIE Capital Technology EIS Fund seeks £350,000 to £10,000,000.  For more inform...

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Siltech is seeking £700k capital

19th November 2021

Smart ink technology company seeking funding.  Find out more at https://www.fundingfor...

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Green Angel Syndicate Climate Change Fund III now raising

28th October 2021

Green Angel Syndicate Climate Change Fund 3 is now raising between £500k and £2m.&nbs...

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Your favourite teacher is raising £500k

19th October 2021

For more information go to Funding for ...

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Perspectives Read ALL

Do carbon markets work?

26th January 2022

Nick Lyth, Founder and President of Green Angel Syndicate – the UK's largest specialist net...

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Has the ClearlySo closure put “niche” impact investing firms into question?

21st January 2022

Nick Lyth, Founder & President of Green Angel Syndicate asks if the news about the closure of...

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British Patient Capital sets out its 2022 vision

14th January 2022

Ian Connatty, Managing Director, Co-investment and direct investments at British Patient Capital,...

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Challenges for PE in 2022 will be resisting ‘FOMO’ and developing ESG data provision

6th January 2022

Richard Hope, Managing Director and Head of EMEA at Hamilton Lane, says 2021 set sector records a...

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Do carbon markets work?

26th January 2022

Nick Lyth, Founder and President of Green Angel Syndicate – the UK's largest specialist net...

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HNW angels back 1Password's $620m funding round

21st January 2022

1Password, the leader in human-centric security, has closed a $620 million (USD) Series C that ra...

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Female-led angel network defies pandemic to help 130 businesswomen

21st January 2022

A ground-breaking female-led business network has d...

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Start-up raises £2.5m for sustainable e-scooters

21st January 2022

Swedish technology and design startup STILRIDE has raised £2.5m to produce sustai...

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Innovate Finance strengthens its board with new appointments

17th January 2022

  Innovate Finance, the industry body representing the UK FinTech ...

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Circularity Capital appoints Nicola Keen as Operating Principal

13th January 2022

Circularity Capital LLP has announced the appointment of Nicola Keen as Operating Principal....

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Two new partners among raft of promotions at Palatine

13th January 2022

Private equity firm Palatine has announced a raft of promotions reflecting the team’s contr...

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Vala appoints new investment director

12th January 2022

Vala Capital, the entrepreneur-led venture ...

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Knowledge Read ALL

AIC launches guide to investment companies

7th January 2022

The Association of Investment Companies has launched a new guide to investment com...

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Equity Gap hits £25m milestone following strongest year to date

5th January 2022

Edinburgh-based angel syndicate, Equity Gap, has reached a £25m investment milestone follow...

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2022 technology trends predicted by new GP Bullhound report

10th December 2021

The ‘creator economy,’ decentralized finance, supercharged suppl...

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SMEs are cautiously optimistic as confidence grows

3rd December 2021

Despite lingering anxieties about the pandemic and a variety of economic and commercial issues, t...

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Reflections on Republic purchase of Seedrs!

15th December 2021

Seedrs and Republic, the major US private investing platform founded in 2016, recently annou...

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Crowd backed laundry startup Oxwash targets net zero by 2023

13th December 2021

On-demand laundry service provider, Oxwash, which closed a £500,000 crowdfunding capit...

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Edtech startup Mindstone crowdfunds £1.4 million

3rd December 2021

Mindstone, an edtech platform rethinking online education to help people learn faster and remembe...

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Technology Read ALL

HNW angels back 1Password's $620m funding round

21st January 2022

1Password, the leader in human-centric security, has closed a $620 million (USD) Series C that ra...

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Cognism raises $87.5 million

18th January 2022

Cognism, the globally compliant international sales intelligence provider ...

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GoStudent raises €300m led by Prosus

18th January 2022

Vienna-based GoStudent, which provides one-to-one video-based online tutoring, raised €...

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Tribe Technology Group funds from Invest NI to fuel growth

18th January 2022

Innovative automation focused mining equipment manufacturer Tribe Technology Group has ...

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BDO advises on acquisition of B2B publisher HPCi Media

18th January 2022

BDO LLP has advised on the acquisition of HPCi Media, a leading B2B publisher, specialising in co...

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LoopMe announces investment from Mayfair Equity Partners

17th January 2022

LoopMe, a leading brand-focused mobile advertising platform, has announced Mayfair Equity Pa...

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Foresight leads £5m investment into Newsflare

14th January 2022

Foresight Group LLP has made a £4m investment into Newsflare Limited from its VCT funds, to...

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Hinterview raises £3m as video secures a place in the future of work

8th December 2021

UK-based technology company Hinterview has raised £3m in Series A funding. The aw...

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Brainomix closes £16m funding to expand AI-enabled platform

11th January 2022

Brainomix, the AI-powered medtech solutions company, has closed a series B financing round, raisi...

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Future Fertility raises Series A to improve IVF outcomes

7th January 2022

Future Fertility, a fertility technology company developing AI-enabled and non-invasive fertility...

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Authentica raises £150,000 to become ‘Amazon of 3D printing’

14th December 2021

Autentica, a disruptive tech start-up has raised over £150,000 of investment – a...

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FYLD raises £10 million in Series A funding

30th November 2021

FYLD, the London-based, AI-driven digital platform designed to revolutionise th...

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Deepbridge portfolio company AlgaeCytes secures €16m

18th January 2022

Deepbridge Capital portfolio company AlgaeCytes has secured €16m of fundin...

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Carebeans completes funding from Development Bank of Wales

14th January 2022

Software specialist Carebeans Limited has­­­ established an office in Monmouth, Wales...

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Sanctus secures £4.25 million

13th January 2022

Sanctus, one of the first organisations in the UK to offer proactive mental health support throug...

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ProVerum raises €30M in Series A funding

13th January 2022

ProVerum Limited, an Irish medical device company developing a minimally invasive solution to tre...

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BDO advises on acquisition of B2B publisher HPCi Media

18th January 2022

BDO LLP has advised on the acquisition of HPCi Media, a leading B2B publisher, specialising in co...

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Genasys secures £12.25M investment from Frog Capital

17th December 2021

Leading insurance software solutions provider, Genasys, has announced a major investment of ...

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Fintech firm SPG raises $34m Series A funding

10th December 2021

  The UK based FinTech group, SPG that owns an...

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Praetura backs Coadjute's £6m fundraise

2nd December 2021

Coadjute, the blockchain network for the UK property market that aims to transform the ease and s...

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Arctic Shores takes aim at global skills shortage with SVB funding

17th January 2022

Arctic Shores, the psychometric assessment pioneers, have received £1.5m in venture debt fu...

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QVentures Invests in Alectro, a virtual sustainability officer for SMEs

17th December 2021

QVentures has made an investment into Alectro, a Virtual Sustainabili...

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gigl closes $1.5m round

14th December 2021

gigl, a video-based job platform on a mission to solve the UK hospitality staffing shortage, has ...

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Logistics business AP Taylor secures £750k MEIF backing

6th December 2021

AP Taylor Ltd has secured a £750,000 funding package from the Midlands Engine Investment Fu...

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Henley Business Angels members invest in ape2o

5th January 2022

ape2o, a company that is looking to eradicate bottled water waste by setting up a network of soph...

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Food brand Wild Jacks secures £250,000 growth capital from MEIF

3rd December 2021

A food & drink producer based across Lincolnshire has secured £250,00...

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Halal baby food manufacturer For Aisha secures £400k loan

18th November 2021

Nottinghamshire-based halal baby food manufacturer, For Aisha Baby Foods (For A...

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Pizza kit company Birtelli’s receives £500k MEIF investment

16th November 2021

Growing artisan pizza business, Birtelli’s, has secure...

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Connection Capital backs Silverfish MBO with £8.5m investment

17th January 2022

A strategically differentiated supplier of premium mountain bike and crossover brands, Silverfish...

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Fitness Tech Company Myzone secures BGF investment

12th January 2022

Myzone, the global manufacturer of wearable fitness tracking technology, has ...

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Sports scientists raise £800k for wellbeing app

12th January 2022

Two sport and exercise scientists who established ART Health Solutions, an app to improve em...

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Warwick Acoustics raises £2.8m

17th December 2021

Warwick Acoustics – the Midlands-based company which aims to disrupt...

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Press on Vinyl raises £475,000 from North Invest

17th January 2022

A Middlesborough-based vinyl pressing company, Press on Vinyl, is set to disrupt the growing...

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Wade Ceramics secures £400k MEIF capital

16th December 2021

  Stoke-On-Trent business Wade Ceramics, has secured a £...

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Pallite receives £750k MEIF funding

11th November 2021

A Wellingborough-based paper honeycomb board manufacturer has secured £75...

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Land Energy secures £6 million funding from IGF

12th October 2021

Rapidly growing biomass fuel manufacturer ...

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The Entrepreneur Ship’ getting ready to set sail

29th November 2021

Guy Rigby and David Murray will shortly attempt to become the oldest pair ever to row across any ...

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Nominations soon to close for 2022 Bold Woman Awards by Veuve Clicquot

25th November 2021

The call for public nominations will soon close for this year’s prestigious Bold Woman Awar...

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Think-Tank launches platform for retail investors who want to invest sustainably

19th November 2021

Independent think-tank, 2° Investing Initiative (2DII), has launched its re...

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Honeycomb Network secures £127,000 pre-seed funding from SFC Capital

12th November 2021

Honeycomb Network, an Imperial College London spinout developing smart charging ...

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