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Minerva helps tech start-up secure million-pound funding
IW Capital announces close of debt fund
Phasecraft scores £750k pre-seed funding from Parkwalk and UCL

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24th May 2019

Streamline Press secures £250k from MEIF

Streamline Press, a leading commercial printer specialising in lithographic, digital and large format print services, has secured £250,000 funding from MEIF Maven East & South East Midlands Debt Finance, managed by Maven Capital Partners.  This funding will support the implementation of Streamline Press’ profit improvement and growth strategy. Streamline Press is a leading commercial printing company with a diverse range of services split across two sites in Leicester. The company produces lithographic, digital and large format print, with extensive in-house print finishing and mailing capabilities, enabling it to help its customers get the most from their print budgets. ...

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Streamline Press secures £250k from MEIF

24th May 2019

Success as Revoola is accepted as SETSquared Scale-Up programme member

Success as Revoola is accepted as SETSquared Scale-Up programme member

The FitTech company, Revoola, has confirmed that its application to join the leading business incubator SETSquared’s Scale-Up programme has been successful. Revoola is the developer of a highly sophisticated and interactive Mind &am...

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23rd May 2019

Syncona founds Quell Therapeutics with £35 million investment

Syncona founds Quell Therapeutics with £35 million investment

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23rd May 2019

YFM backs elearning specialist Elucidat with £3.5m investment

YFM backs elearning specialist Elucidat with £3.5m investment

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23rd May 2019

Development Bank invests £80m in Welsh businesses

Development Bank invests £80m in Welsh businesses

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23rd May 2019

Newcastle Angel Hub will attract more Angel investors to the region

Newcastle Angel Hub will attract more Angel investors to the region

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Great Point backs Seven Seas Films to support growth

22nd May 2019

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

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Interview with Stephen Kelly, former CEO of Sage and committed angel investor

21st May 2019

Funding London recently interviewed Stephen Kelly, until recently CEO of FTSE100 company Sage Gro...

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SEIS/EIS: great tax benefit democratised or too great administrative hassle and risk?

20th May 2019

  In his second article, James Murdoch considers the substantive a...

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The North is brimming with opportunity for investors

17th May 2019

By Estelle Blanks,  Executive Director of the Innovation SuperNet...

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Minerva helps tech start-up secure million-pound funding

24th May 2019

Minerva, the University of Warwick Science Park’s Business Ange...

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PBD Biotech appoints new CEO

23rd May 2019

Angel backed novel diagnostic developer PBD Biotech has appointed new CEO Mark Hammond to drive t...

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Newcastle Angel Hub will attract more Angel investors to the region

23rd May 2019

A new initiative to support Business Angels looking t...

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Interview with Stephen Kelly, former CEO of Sage and committed angel investor

21st May 2019

Funding London recently interviewed Stephen Kelly, until recently CEO of FTSE100 company Sage Gro...

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YFM backs elearning specialist Elucidat with £3.5m investment

23rd May 2019

YFM Equity Partners has invested £3.5 million in in Elucidat Limited...

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Triple Point leads VCT investment in Augnet

22nd May 2019

Triple Point Venture Fund has led a £1.3m investment in UK-based messaging company Augnet L...

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NVM exit from MSQ Partners with a 2.7x return

21st May 2019

NVM Private Equity has fully realised its investment in international marketing communicatio...

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NVM Private Equity invests £2.2m in Quotevine

16th May 2019

Quotevine, a provider of SaaS solutions for the asset and automotive finance indu...

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Great Point backs Seven Seas Films to support growth

22nd May 2019

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

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Blu Wireless raises $16.6 million in growth funding

21st May 2019

Blu Wireless has raised £12.7m ($16.6m) in a growth funding round led by existing inve...

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Deepbridge Capital appoints Head of Corporate Finance and adds three to investment team

21st May 2019

Deepbridge Capital has appointed Samantha Piddington as its new Head of Co...

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SEIS/EIS: great tax benefit democratised or too great administrative hassle and risk?

20th May 2019

  In his second article, James Murdoch considers the substantive a...

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PBD Biotech appoints new CEO

23rd May 2019

Angel backed novel diagnostic developer PBD Biotech has appointed new CEO Mark Hammond to drive t...

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Deepbridge Capital appoints Head of Corporate Finance and adds three to investment team

21st May 2019

Deepbridge Capital has appointed Samantha Piddington as its new Head of Co...

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British Business Bank appoints Dharmash Mistry as NED

14th May 2019

The British Business Bank has appointed Dharmash Mistry as non-executive director (NED) to the bo...

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Beauhurst report analyses unannounced fundraisings

20th May 2019

In 2018, 70% of equity deals were not announced to the public, and although these deals are often...

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Tech Nation Report 2019: UK leads Europe in scaleup investment

16th May 2019

Tech Nation, the leading scaleup-network for UK entrepreneurs, has today announced the release of...

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AI breakthroughs lead to unprecedented M&A growth, reveals Hampleton Partners’ report

16th May 2019

Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of the Artificial Intelligence M&A market reveals t...

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European investment in UK tech at all-time high

10th May 2019

Investment from European funds into the UK’s thriving tech ecosystem reached a record high ...

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SEIS/EIS: great tax benefit democratised or too great administrative hassle and risk?

20th May 2019

  In his second article, James Murdoch considers the substantive a...

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Equity Crowdfunding – a naïve flutter or a wise addition to a portfolio?

30th April 2019

Over 5 years, I have built up what I am told is a significant number of investm...

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Crowdfunding research highlights severity of unconscious bias, female founder warns

17th April 2019

Following the publication of research suggesting that women are more successful than men wh...

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Klook completes $425M Series D funding led by Softbank Vision Fund

12th April 2019

  Klook, a world-leading travel activities and services booking platform, has a...

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IW Capital announces close of debt fund

24th May 2019

IW Capital - the debt, equity and EIS investment specialist based in the heart of...

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Streamline Press secures £250k from MEIF

24th May 2019

Streamline Press, a leading commercial printer specialising in lithographic, digital and large fo...

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Development Bank invests £80m in Welsh businesses

23rd May 2019

The Development Bank of Wales’ first fu...

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British Business Bank ENABLE Guarantee opens to new lenders

17th May 2019

The British Business Bank’s ENABLE Guarantee programme is now accepting applications from n...

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Phasecraft scores £750k pre-seed funding from Parkwalk and UCL

24th May 2019

Parkwalk and the UCL Technology Fund are leading a £750k investment into Phasecraft, a pion...

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Syncona founds Quell Therapeutics with £35 million investment

23rd May 2019

Syncona Ltd has founded Quell Therapeutics, a new cell thera...

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Development Bank invests £80m in Welsh businesses

23rd May 2019

The Development Bank of Wales’ first fu...

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Phasecraft scores £750k pre-seed funding from Parkwalk and UCL

24th May 2019

Parkwalk and the UCL Technology Fund are leading a £750k investment into Phasecraft, a pion...

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Minerva helps tech start-up secure million-pound funding

24th May 2019

Minerva, the University of Warwick Science Park’s Business Ange...

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YFM backs elearning specialist Elucidat with £3.5m investment

23rd May 2019

YFM Equity Partners has invested £3.5 million in in Elucidat Limited...

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Triple Point leads VCT investment in Augnet

22nd May 2019

Triple Point Venture Fund has led a £1.3m investment in UK-based messaging company Augnet L...

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AI breakthroughs lead to unprecedented M&A growth, reveals Hampleton Partners’ report

16th May 2019

Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of the Artificial Intelligence M&A market reveals t...

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LDV Capital leads $3.1 million investment in Synthesia

3rd May 2019

Synthesia, a UK based startup developing video synthesis technology, has raised $3.1 million to c...

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Cytora secures £25 million round led by EQT Ventures

25th April 2019

Cytora, a provider of AI-powered solutions for the commercial insurance industry, has completed i...

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AlbionVC leads £5m funding in Limitless Technology

16th April 2019

Limitless Technology, the London-based inventor and ...

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Syncona founds Quell Therapeutics with £35 million investment

23rd May 2019

Syncona Ltd has founded Quell Therapeutics, a new cell thera...

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PBD Biotech appoints new CEO

23rd May 2019

Angel backed novel diagnostic developer PBD Biotech has appointed new CEO Mark Hammond to drive t...

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Catalan biomedical companies attracted €106 million in 2018 for new drugs and technology

20th May 2019

The global biomedical market is in the midst of a period of stable growth and Catalonia, one of t...

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Bowmark sells CARE Fertility to Silverfleet Capital

1st May 2019

Bowmark Capital, the mid-market private equity firm, has agreed to sell CARE Fertility, the UK&rs...

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Bowmark sells Aston Lark to Goldman Sachs

20th May 2019

Bowmark Capital, the mid-market private equity firm, has agreed to sell Aston Lark, a leading ind...

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Edison Group and GK Investor Relations establish Edison Israel

15th May 2019

Edison Group, the leading investment research, investor relations and consulting firm, headquarte...

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Hardman introduces new financial planning panel service for advisers

14th May 2019

Hardman & Co has introduced a new panel service which will help advisers cope with what it ca...

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Furnley House secures £200,000 MEIF investment

10th May 2019

Leicester-based Furnley House Limited, a firm of independent financial advisers and mortgage brok...

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Panoramic Growth Equity backed Quill is aquired by Webedia Group

21st May 2019

Panoramic Growth Equity, the leading equity investor in fast growth, entreprene...

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Robert Half UK research reveals heightened need for digital experience amongst CEOs

15th May 2019

Digital disruption has heightened the need for technological experience amongst...

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Bowmark Capital backed The Instant Group acquires Incendium Consulting

10th May 2019

The Instant Group, which was backed by Bowmark Capital last year, has acquired Incendium Consulti...

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BGF invests in BB7 to create leading fire and security consultancy

15th April 2019

BGF, the UK and Ireland’s most active investor in growing businesses, has invested £6...

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New Podcast series is on the hunt for London’s top start-up businesses

8th May 2019

Award winning British content company Somethin’ Else is casting for a ground-breaking podca...

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AngelNews Wine Column: Thoughts on this year’s primeurs campaign

7th May 2019

  For the second year running, I eschewed the annual en prim...

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Top Brexit cities: key locations for businesses to watch out for

2nd May 2019

Ongoing uncertainty makes it increasingly difficult to predict what the UK business ecosystem wil...

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Line-up revealed for London Food Tech Week 2019

12th April 2019

  London Food Tech Week - the world’s largest week-long festival and sho...

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