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13th April 2021

Social media app Chingari bags $13million

JPIN Venture Catalysts Ltd, India’s No. 1 co-investor network has partnered with an industry leading cohort of investment leaders as part of a $13m raise for Chingari,a global frontrunner in mobile entertainment. The social media start-up serves as India’s homegrown short-form video app; progressing onwards from the raise, the company is set to scale as a steady disruptor to its Chinese equivalent TikTok....

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13th April 2021

Pembroke VCT achieves record fundraise

Pembroke VCT achieves record fundraise

Pembroke VCT has achieved a record fundraise, selling out of the £40 million offer, with the initial offer and overallotment facility now fully subscribed as at 29 March....

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STANME smashses fundraising target on Crowdcube in only a few days

5th April 2021

STANME, the world’s first community marketplace for independent creators, has smashed its f...

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Custodiex

28th August 2020

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Ingenion Medical

25th August 2020

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Perspectives Read ALL

Unlocking and understanding entrepreneurial pitching

12th April 2021

Chia-Jung Tsay, Associate Professor for UCL School of Management talks about why thinking a...

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Does deep tech investing with a positive ESG impact have mutually exclusive objectives?

8th April 2021

Chris Wiles, Senior Investment Manager, Foresight, discusses the importance of Environmental, Soc...

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Gamestop lessons for investment networks

31st March 2021

Gamestop lessons for investment networks: financial advice on social media has co...

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Halal Angel Network partners with UAE based FasterCapital

8th April 2021

Halal Angels Network is among the first to penetrate the $5 trillion Halal consumer market and ha...

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Liquid biopsy breakthrough company BioCaptiva raises £1 million

8th April 2021

Scottish bio-tech company, BioCaptiva, has developed a novel next generation &l...

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Advantage Business Angels raises £580k for Open Banking Start-up

6th April 2021

Advantage Business Angels has raised £580k from its members as part of a £2.5m seed r...

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Fintech platform Butter raises £15m via BCI Finance

1st April 2021

Butter, the London based fintech platform that started life as the UK’s ...

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Maven leads £3 million funding round for fashion website Atterley.com

12th April 2021

Maven Capital Partners has led the £3 million funding round for Atterley.com, an online fas...

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VCT fundraising up 11% in 2020/21 tax year

9th April 2021

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has published the amount of money raised ...

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Supporting UK small businesses more important than ever say VCT investors

1st April 2021

More than four-fifths of investors in VCTs (81%) feel the pandemic has made sup...

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Blackfinch secures 12 deals totalling more than £11m

7th April 2021

Blackfinch Ventures has completed on 12 new investment deals totalling in excess of GBP11 million...

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Par Equity Leads £5m Series A Investment into Cyan Forensics

6th April 2021

Par Equity has led a £5 million in Cyan to accelerate Cyan’s ambitious global gr...

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ActiveOps IPO delivers Calculus 6x return

31st March 2021

Calculus Capital portfolio company ActiveOps has completed a successful Initial Public Offering o...

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Deepbridge Capital announces two new senior hires

13th April 2021

  Deepbridge Capital, the UK Venture capital investment mana...

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Halal Angel Network partners with UAE based FasterCapital

8th April 2021

Halal Angels Network is among the first to penetrate the $5 trillion Halal consumer market and ha...

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Charlotte Crosswell steps down as Innovate Finance CEO

8th April 2021

Innovate Finance, the industry body representing UK FinTech, has announced that Charlotte Crosswe...

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Upcycling specialist proves a class act

6th April 2021

A former Teacher whose passion for upcycling led her to launch her own business two yea...

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Global lenders raise US$969.1B in the 1st quarter of 2021, down 7.2% year on year

13th April 2021

Global syndicated loan volume totalled US$969.1 billion in 1Q21, a decline of ...

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Dramatic turnaround for commodities & natural resources sector

13th April 2021

  Commodities & Natural Resources is the top-performing invest...

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VCT fundraising up 11% in 2020/21 tax year

9th April 2021

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has published the amount of money raised ...

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The Value Add Gap: 3 in 5 tech founders duped by VC 'Value Added'

8th April 2021

Forward Partners and Landscape VC have revealed that the majority of founders believe their inves...

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Grocery delivery service Grocemania raises £170,000 on Seedrs

13th April 2021

Same-day grocery delivery startup Grocemania has raised more than &po...

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STANME smashses fundraising target on Crowdcube in only a few days

5th April 2021

STANME, the world’s first community marketplace for independent creators, has smashed its f...

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Sustainable parenting app YoungPlanet raises £500,000 to boost national expansion

30th March 2021

Circular economy parenting app YoungPlanet has raised £500,000 through an “...

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Access EIS compared to Equity Crowdfunding and Conventional Funds

15th March 2021

James Murdoch looks at his SyndicateRoom Access EIS Fund in comparison to his Equity Crowdfun...

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Global lenders raise US$969.1B in the 1st quarter of 2021, down 7.2% year on year

13th April 2021

Global syndicated loan volume totalled US$969.1 billion in 1Q21, a decline of ...

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Dental tech firm Wysdom secures £200,000 MEIF backing

12th April 2021

Wysdom Dental Technologies has received £200,000 from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund, ...

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Recovery Loan Scheme opens to support businesses

7th April 2021

The Recovery Loan Scheme, a new scheme to support access to finance for UK businesses as they rec...

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NatWest offers businesses up to £1m cashflow support

6th April 2021

NatWest has announced that it will offer SMEs up to £1million of cashflow funding through i...

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Pioneering consumer drug company Maxwellia raises £3.2m from Praetura

13th April 2021

Maxwellia, a business that is poised to transform the UK’s self-care mark...

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IW Capital leads second round of funding for Flarin

13th April 2021

Following the initial investment in 2019, IW Capital has led the second round of fundin...

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Social media app Chingari bags $13million

13th April 2021

JPIN Venture Catalysts Ltd, India’s No. 1 co-investor network has partnered with an industr...

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Unlocking and understanding entrepreneurial pitching

12th April 2021

Chia-Jung Tsay, Associate Professor for UCL School of Management talks about why thinking a...

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Technology Read ALL

Social media app Chingari bags $13million

13th April 2021

JPIN Venture Catalysts Ltd, India’s No. 1 co-investor network has partnered with an industr...

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SaaS company Cyclr raises over £2m for acceleration

9th April 2021

Cyclr Systems Limited has secured over £2 million in n...

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NorthEdge acquires Correla following Xoserve divestment

8th April 2021

Mid-market private equity firm NorthEdge has acquired Correla, an innovative technology and data ...

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Does deep tech investing with a positive ESG impact have mutually exclusive objectives?

8th April 2021

Chris Wiles, Senior Investment Manager, Foresight, discusses the importance of Environmental, Soc...

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Praetura Ventures leads PixelMax's £2m funding

29th March 2021

Immersive communications platform PixelMax has secured £2m investment in a funding round le...

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Livingbridge Announces Sale of disguise

10th March 2021

Livingbridge has sold disguise, the global leader in Extended Reality (xR1) technology, to The Ca...

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Mercia leads £3m funding for Soccer Manager

24th February 2021

Soccer Manager – the UK-based online soccer management game – has ...

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GP Bullhound advises Byte on its sale to Dept

19th February 2021

GP Bullhound acted as exclusive financial advisor to Byte, a marketing technology agency fo...

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AI company nPlan secures $18.5 million investment from GV

29th March 2021

nPlan, a company that uses machine learning to forecast the duration, risks and opportunities of ...

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Sellforte raises €4 million to bring science to marketing

25th March 2021

Sellforte, an AI-powered marketing optimizatio...

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RLC Ventures leads $275k investment in Alloxentric

26th February 2021

London-based investment fund RLC Ventures led ...

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AI company Vivacity Labs secures £5 million from Mobeus

24th February 2021

Vivacity Labs, the London-based tech company which uses artificial intelligence...

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Health Read ALL

Pioneering consumer drug company Maxwellia raises £3.2m from Praetura

13th April 2021

Maxwellia, a business that is poised to transform the UK’s self-care mark...

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IW Capital leads second round of funding for Flarin

13th April 2021

Following the initial investment in 2019, IW Capital has led the second round of fundin...

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QVentures invests in Béa Fertility

12th April 2021

QVentures has invested in Béa Fertility, bringing at-home fertility trea...

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Dental tech firm Wysdom secures £200,000 MEIF backing

12th April 2021

Wysdom Dental Technologies has received £200,000 from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund, ...

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One Utility Bill raises £1.6m in latest fundraise

9th April 2021

One Utility Bill - the Newcastle-based business which simplifies the utilities experien...

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Fintech platform Butter raises £15m via BCI Finance

1st April 2021

Butter, the London based fintech platform that started life as the UK’s ...

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British Business Investments commits £10m to Co-Fund NI

26th March 2021

British Business Investments, a commercial subsidiary of the British Business B...

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Upcycling specialist proves a class act

6th April 2021

A former Teacher whose passion for upcycling led her to launch her own business two yea...

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STANME smashses fundraising target on Crowdcube in only a few days

5th April 2021

STANME, the world’s first community marketplace for independent creators, has smashed its f...

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Haystack wins £1m funding to revolutionise tech recruitment

17th March 2021

Haystack, a Newcastle-based tech startup, has raised £1 million in seed funding. The fundin...

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Legislate Technologies secures £1m to simplify contracting for businesses and landlords

12th March 2021

Legislate Technologies, a legal technology startup building a SaaS platform to enable small busin...

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LSBU donates £150k to create new apprenticeships in London small businesses

14th April 2021

London South Bank University (LSBU) is donating £150k to ‘Reskilling the Recover...

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Foresight invests £2.35 million in MBI of RF Brown

11th March 2021

Foresight Group has made a £2.35 million investment into RF Brown Limited, a shipping conta...

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BGF Invests £15.5 million in Burrington Estates

4th March 2021

BGF, the UK and Ireland’s most active in...

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Cricket-Betting.com secures £500K funding to launch globally

15th February 2021

Cricket Betting, one of the world's most prominent specialist cricket blogs, is set to expand its...

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