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Equity Finance for UK smaller companies bounces back
Beauhurst launches 'Foreign investment in high-growth companies' report

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16th July 2018

Maven leads £2.8 million investment in Lending Works

Maven Capital Partners has completed a £2 million investment in Lending Works, a leading UK peer-to-peer lender. The total transaction value also includes £800,000 of funding from NVM Private Equity, Pollen Street Capital, and a small number of business angels. The investment will be used to strengthen Lending Works’ sales and marketing function to support the continued expansion of the business, capitalising on the significant growth forecasted in the P2P market, and enabling it to originate and convert more loans through its established sales channels, such as brokers and price comparison sites....

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Maven leads £2.8 million investment in Lending Works

16th July 2018

Maven makes new appointment to North East investment team

Maven makes new appointment to North East investment team

Maven Capital Partners has further expanded its investment team with the appointment of Jamie Fraser to help manage funds across the North East. Joining as Investment Manager to source and complete deals on behalf of Maven’...

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16th July 2018

Sight Diagnostics Launches OLO

Sight Diagnostics Launches OLO

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16th July 2018

British Business Bank new £300m ENABLE guarantee for Barclays

British Business Bank new £300m ENABLE guarantee for Barclays

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13th July 2018

Tech entrepreneurs: Does your firm pass the Grandma test?

Tech entrepreneurs: Does your firm pass the Grandma test?

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12th July 2018

Survey highlights SMEs concerns over Brexit

Survey highlights SMEs concerns over Brexit

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Beauhurst launches 'Foreign investment in high-growth companies' report

16th July 2018

Beauhurst's latest report takes a detailed look at foreign investment into Briti...

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Tech entrepreneurs: Does your firm pass the Grandma test?

13th July 2018

Tech entrepreneurs looking for investment in their early-stage businesses need to pass the ...

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Trump’s trade war to trigger a “chain reaction of negative events” says deVere

12th July 2018

Trump’s escalation of the trade war is going to trigger a “chain reaction of negative...

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Survey highlights SMEs concerns over Brexit

12th July 2018

Stefano Maifreni is founder and director of ...

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EBAN 2017 Compendium of Fiscal Incentives

10th July 2018

EBAN, the European Trade Association for Business Angels, Seed Funds and Early Stage Market Playe...

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Capitama investment capacity exceeds £10bn

9th July 2018

Capitama, the global direct private investment platform for sophisticated and professional invest...

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Henley Business Angels backs Mimica Lab

9th July 2018

Mimica Lab, a business that produces award-winning technology designed to reduce waste in perisha...

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EBAN Elects New Board of Directors

6th July 2018

EBAN, the European Trade Association for Business Angels, Seed Funds and Early Stage Market Playe...

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Maven leads £2.8 million investment in Lending Works

16th July 2018

Maven Capital Partners has completed a £2 million inve...

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NVM leads investment in Newcells Biotech

5th July 2018

NVM Private Equity has invested £1.5 million of growth capital into Newcastle based hi...

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Beringea backs Aistemos

3rd July 2018

Aistemos, the leading provider of patent analytics software, has today announced it has secured a...

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EISA signs Women in Finance Charter

13th July 2018

The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association, representing the many companies and investors ...

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Timing the Perfect Exit

6th July 2018

Martin Sherwood, Partner at Enterprise Invest...

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Why do EIS managers do what we do?

5th July 2018

Andrew Aldridge investigates what drives EIS fund managers to do the job they do....

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Parkwalk backs $7m funding for Silicon Microgravity

4th July 2018

Silicon Microgravity (SMG), a spin-out from both BP and the University of Cambridge, has raised $...

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Cybertonica Wins EUR 100,000 Venture Capital Award

13th July 2018

Cybertonica, a fast-growth AI technology offering cross-channel real-time risk and fraud so...

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Mediolanum Asset Management Appoints Christophe Jaubert

11th July 2018

Mediolanum Asset Management, the Irish asset management company of the Medio...

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Keywords Studios announces Senior Management Team changes

11th July 2018

Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industr...

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Equity Finance for UK smaller companies bounces back

16th July 2018

The British Business Bank’s fourth annual Small Business Equity Tracker&n...

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SME Growth Tracker: growth forecast in some sectors despite declining confidence

12th July 2018

The Q2 2018 SME Growth Tracker, published today, reports tha...

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S&P Private Equity Market Snapshot

10th July 2018

The latest EMEA Private Equity Market Snapshot, by S&P Global Market Intelligence, has ...

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UK leads the race in Europe's record year of tech investment

5th July 2018

The UK’s tech industry is leading the way in the creation of billion-dollar businesses desp...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Story Terrace crowdfunds £500K on Seedrs

9th July 2018

After launching an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, Story Terrace, the bespoke memoirs ser...

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iBAN digital wallet will create decentralised banking system

3rd July 2018

iBAN, a UK-based company which raised funds on Seedrs in 2017, plans to launch iBAN Wallet - a di...

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Businesses urged to consider China expansion

28th June 2018

Sam Quawasmi, co-founder of global equity crowdfunding platform Eureeca, is urging UK and Europea...

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Seedrs Secondary Market 1 year on

26th June 2018

Seedrs announces record levels of trading in its first year operating a secondary market and...

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Maven leads £2.8 million investment in Lending Works

16th July 2018

Maven Capital Partners has completed a £2 million inve...

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Alternative finance secures future of Mumbles Pier

11th July 2018

A 19th-century icon of the Welsh coast is being developed for the...

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5 questions to ask before you put your savings with a P2P lender

6th July 2018

Before you invest your hard-earned savings into a peer to peer lender, here are five key question...

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NPIF-Mercia Debt Finance funding for Aztec Oils

2nd July 2018

A Derbyshire industrial lubricants specialist has secured a £250,000 loan to support its gr...

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Beauhurst launches 'Foreign investment in high-growth companies' report

16th July 2018

Beauhurst's latest report takes a detailed look at foreign investment into Briti...

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Equity Finance for UK smaller companies bounces back

16th July 2018

The British Business Bank’s fourth annual Small Business Equity Tracker&n...

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Cutting Edge Solutions acquires Majenta PLM with backing from BGF

11th July 2018

Cutting Edge Solutions has acquired Majenta PLM to create the largest value-added reseller of Sie...

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Booksy raises $13.2 million

9th July 2018

Booksy, the world’s largest and fastest growing booking app for ap...

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NPIF - Maven Equity Finance invests £1m in tech platform MirrorWeb

9th July 2018

NPIF - Maven Equity Finance, part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund, manage...

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CamBioScience Receives Investment from Henley Business Angels

6th July 2018

CamBioScience, an e-learning company that provides intensive training courses in breakthrough lif...

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MMC Ventures backs Signal Media's $16 million series B

6th July 2018

A.I.-powered reputation management and decision support platform, Signal Media, has announced a&n...

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Other Mind Closes Seed Funding Round

3rd July 2018

Other Mind, Inc. the first intelligent ...

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Beringea backs Aistemos

3rd July 2018

Aistemos, the leading provider of patent analytics software, has today announced it has secured a...

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IQ Capital launches £125m Fund to scale early stage deeptech companies

28th June 2018

Leading deeptech VC, IQ Capital, has held the first close of its £125m third fund, IQ ...

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Booksy raises $13.2 million

9th July 2018

Booksy, the world’s largest and fastest growing booking app for ap...

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PBD Biotech gains funding to fuel overseas expansion

6th July 2018

New Anglia Capital has invested in PBD Biotech to fund the firm's international expansion....

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NVM leads investment in Newcells Biotech

5th July 2018

NVM Private Equity has invested £1.5 million of growth capital into Newcastle based hi...

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EISA signs Women in Finance Charter

13th July 2018

The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association, representing the many companies and investors ...

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Mediolanum Asset Management Appoints Christophe Jaubert

11th July 2018

Mediolanum Asset Management, the Irish asset management company of the Medio...

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Bregal Milestone closes €400m pan-European fund

11th July 2018

Bregal Investments has secured a €400 million capital commitment for Bregal Milestone’...

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Paragon Group acquires Imprimus

10th July 2018

Paragon Group, the leading provider of customer communications, identification and graphics servi...

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Seven Things to Consider Before Relocating Your Business

22nd June 2018

Business owners are being supplied with useful advice in order to help them keep the stress of re...

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DevOpsGroup raises £3m from BGF

22nd June 2018

BGF has invested £3m of growth capital into Cardiff-headquartered DevOps...

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Smart Tech Tools That Can Transform Your Business

21st June 2018

  Looking at some of the biggest problems th...

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HBAN scoops major European Business Angel Network Award

13th July 2018

HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), has been crowned Globally Netw...

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Tech spinout Gigglebyte will be part of Shepherds Bush Comedy Festival

2nd July 2018

Gigglebyte, a series of tech talks, workshops, panel discussions ...

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Target Global launches dedicated mobility fund

7th June 2018

Target Global, a Berlin-based international venture capital fund with $600m ass...

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