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16th July 2020

Coconut hits 350% of its crowdfunding target

Coconut, the smart banking, accounting and tax tool aimed at entrepreneurs and small businesses, has raised over £2.4m in its latest crowdfund - beating its target by 350% - and has launched a new service aimed at taking the pain out of filing accounts as part of its new RBS BCR Pool E bid....

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Flypop

16th July 2020

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Custodiex

16th July 2020

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Investing post Covid-19

16th July 2020

Covid-19 has disrupted every aspect of human life. This global threat has spurred us to rec...

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Good Governance and the number and role of Directors

16th July 2020

James Murdoch looks discusses Good Governance and how it relates to the number and role of Direct...

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Preparing portfolios for the global re-boot

15th July 2020

"Whilst the virus continues to worsen in the US, we believe that despite improving economic d...

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Challenges and opportunities of fundraising from your network

13th July 2020

Post-2008 financial crisis, internet technologies and crowdsourcing both evolved to allow compani...

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Halal Angel Network and Delio form strategic partnership

9th July 2020

An angel network that is among the first to penetrate the $5 trillion Halal consumer market ...

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Archangels leads investment in Scottish innovators during lockdown

8th July 2020

The Edinburgh-based business angel investment syndicate, Archangels, has led in...

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Zedify raises £300,000 led by Green Angel Syndicate

7th July 2020

Zedify, the network of first and last mile delivery operations across the UK, have recently raise...

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Angel CoFund new deeptech hire Dr Olivia Nicoletti

1st July 2020

The Angel CoFund has appointed Dr Olivia Nicoletti to the team as Senior Investment Associat...

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Maven VCTs lead £3.5 million funding round in Bright Network

2nd July 2020

Maven Capital Partners has led a further investment in Bright Network, a media tech...

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Unicorn AIM VCT £25 million offer fully subscribed

1st July 2020

Unicorn AIM VCT has closed its latest offer having raised the full £25m of availa...

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Edge appoints Advisor Panel to drive opportunity and growth for the UK’s creative economy

30th June 2020

Edge Investments, the leading growth investor in the UK creative economy, has appointed an Adviso...

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Northern VCT leads £1.2 million funding for DIY app Nutshell Software

22nd May 2020

A Newcastle tech company whose software allows businesses to create their own mobile apps has rai...

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Jenson SEIS Fund invest in eTEU Ltd

28th May 2020

Jenson Funding Partners have completed an investment in eTEU Technologies Ltd, which is a technol...

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Blackfinch invests £550,000 in water purifier network Spotless Water

27th May 2020

Blackfinch has invested c.£550k in Poole-based company Spotless Water, founded in 2016. The...

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Jenson EIS fund invests in 6 portfolio companies

27th May 2020

Jenson Funding Partners' 2019/20 EIS Fund has invested across six of its existing portfolio compa...

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Great Point Media backs new production company

15th May 2020

A year after the worldwide sales success of the Channel 5 film ‘Agatha and the Truth of...

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Keensight Capital recruits Stéphane Jamin as Director

13th July 2020

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

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Tech investor Colin Batten joins Development Bank of Wales

10th July 2020

The Development Bank of Wales has further expanded its technology investments t...

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Luke Johnson invests in British Design Fund and joins investment panel

10th July 2020

Luke Johnson, the entrepreneur, investor and Sunday Times columnist, is investi...

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SidebySide Partnership appoints new Head of Business Development

6th July 2020

The SidebySide Partnership has expanded its management team with the appointment of James D&rsquo...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Opinium unveils 100 Most Connected UK brands

16th July 2020

Opinium today unveils the Top 100 Most Connected Brands in the UK. Now in...

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COVID-19 has fuelled insurers' appetite for private equity says State Street survey

9th July 2020

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) has published new research[1] which reveals that the CO...

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Mergermarket releases 1H20 Global M&A report

9th July 2020

Mergermarket, the leading provider of M&A data and intelligence, has released its 1H20 report...

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Market volatility drives demand for infrastructure says Foresight report

9th July 2020

A new study reveals that over half (54%) of financial intermediaries believe that infrastru...

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Coconut hits 350% of its crowdfunding target

16th July 2020

Coconut, the smart banking, accounting and tax tool aimed at entrepreneurs and small busine...

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Good Governance and the number and role of Directors

16th July 2020

James Murdoch looks discusses Good Governance and how it relates to the number and role of Direct...

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SEIS/EIS Relief...it's that time of year again

17th June 2020

James Murdoch considers the challenges for investors around the timely collection of EIS and SEIS...

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Homeware wholesaler Fifty One Percent raises £250k from MEIF

6th July 2020

Luxury homeware wholesaler, Fifty One Percent Limited, has received a £250k finance package...

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Development Bank of Wales backs Cariad Glass with micro loan

26th June 2020

Stained Glass artists Cariad Glass have seen a boost in online sales during lockdown after develo...

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FW Capital invests £20m to support Greater Manchester-based businesses

22nd June 2020

FW Capital has invested £20 million to support Greater Manchester-based businesses through ...

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QuoteVine helps brokers accelerate SME lending

15th June 2020

Quotevine helps brokers give SMEs faster access to vital COVID-19 recovery finance - with new Qui...

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Government of Côte d'Ivoire commits EUR 5 million to SDG500

15th July 2020

SDG500, a pioneering USD$500 million investment platfor...

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YFM backs £17m Management Buyout of GHG Limited

14th July 2020

Loss adjusting and claims management specialist GHG Limited near Southampton has funded its...

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CyberSmart raises £5.5million to fund growth following increased demand for Cybersecurity

15th July 2020

 CyberSmart has raised £5.5 million in a heavily oversubscribed Series A funding ...

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Design software for Additive Manufacturing TOffeeAM raises £1 million in Seed funding

15th July 2020

TOffeeAM, an Imperial College spin-out that optimises product designs for Addi...

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Proptech firm Goodlord acquires Vouch to create new market leader

14th July 2020

  Leading property technology company Goodlord has announced that it will be j...

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ETF Partners announces new Environmental Technologies Fund

13th July 2020

London-based ETF Partners has closed its third Environmental Technologies Fund ...

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Media Read ALL

Great Point Media backs new production company

15th May 2020

A year after the worldwide sales success of the Channel 5 film ‘Agatha and the Truth of...

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UK Creative Content EIS Fund backs Maze Theory

13th May 2020

The UK Creative Content EIS Fund has invested in Maze Theory, a digital entertainment studio...

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Great Point Media invests in Camden Productions

16th April 2020

Great Point, the UK’s leading independent media investment firm, has...

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Octopus Ventures exits stake in We Got POP

4th March 2020

Octopus Ventures, part of Octopus Group and one of the largest VCs in Europe, has exited its inve...

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Techstart Ventures leads £1m funding in Machine Labs

13th July 2020

Machine Labs has raised a Seed Extension round of £1 million ($1.25 million) lead by Techst...

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Par Equity leads £1.1m investment in AI startup BrainWaveBank

13th July 2020

BrainWaveBank Limited, an artificial intelligence (‘AI’) company focused on developin...

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Octopus and MMC lead SLAMcore's $5 million fund raise

18th June 2020

SLAMcore, a UK company developing spatial AI algorithms for robots and drones, has secu...

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Service Robotics eyes growth with £300k equity support from CIOSIF

2nd June 2020

Service Robotics Limited, a health and wellbeing business focusing on supportin...

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Macomics secures £3.2 million funding from Epidarex Capital & Scottish Investment Bank

15th July 2020

Macomics Ltd, an immuno-oncology company with world-leading expertise in macrophage biology...

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ProFactor Pharma completes milestone towards treatment of Haemophilia A

8th July 2020

Kelvin Capital backed ProFactor Pharma Ltd (PFP), has co...

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Team raises £100k for device to protect carers of Covid-19 patients

8th July 2020

A team of healthcare experts who developed a fast and low-cost way to protect c...

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Beckley Psytech raises £3m to develop ground-breaking psychedelic medicines

1st July 2020

Beckley Psytech, the psychedelic medicine company, has raised £3m of Series A funding to de...

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Mergermarket releases 1H20 Global M&A report

9th July 2020

Mergermarket, the leading provider of M&A data and intelligence, has released its 1H20 report...

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Economic Intelligence Wales reports early effects of pandemic on Welsh Businesses

3rd July 2020

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in Wales have been significantly affec...

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British Business Bank gives accreditation to new lenders

2nd July 2020

The British Business Bank has approved six new lenders for accreditation u...

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Livingbridge backs financial services group Chill Insurance

18th June 2020

Livingbridge, one of the UK’s leading mid-market private equity investors...

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Playfair Capital leads £1m funding in employee benefits provider Heka

6th July 2020

Playfair Capital backed Heka (previously GoSweat), confirms the launch of its new website and ben...

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Willa secures $3 million from EQT Ventures

3rd July 2020

Willa, the fintech startup dedicated to helping freelancer...

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Maven VCTs lead £3.5 million funding round in Bright Network

2nd July 2020

Maven Capital Partners has led a further investment in Bright Network, a media tech...

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Protean Risk strengthened by new staff from Aston Lark

1st July 2020

As of 1 July 2020, the Aston Lark Financial Institutions team will join the Protean Risk bra...

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Guernsey hosts sustainable Finance Week in June

28th May 2020

Guernsey, a leading global centre in green and sustainable finance, is hosting an array of intern...

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The AngelNews wine column - If you keep playing with it…

18th March 2020

The latest AngelNews wine column from Caspar Bowes of Bowes Wine looks at the effects of experime...

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Sunburnt grapes and bouncing stones

3rd December 2019

I was in Burgundy last week with a travelling companion to have a look at the wines of the 2018 v...

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