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26th February 2021

Cox Powertrain raises £12 million

Cox Powertrain, a leading British manufacturer of high-powered diesel outboard engines for the global marine industry, has raised £9 million from existing shareholders, together with a £3 million loan from HSBC UK Equipment Finance, to allow the company to expand and ramp up production of its CXO300 diesel outboard. The investment follows a year of significant progress in 2020, where production of the CXO300 began and engines were shipped to Cox’s international network of distributors, including in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The amount raised from existing investors signals their strong confidence in the business and its potential, with a strong order book for 2021 and beyond. ...

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26th February 2021

British Business Bank delivers £73bn of loans to 1.6m businesses

British Business Bank delivers £73bn of loans to 1.6m businesses

The government has published new statistics that show businesses across the UK have to date benefitted from 1,593,620 government-guaranteed loans worth £72.9bn to support their cashflow during the crisis through schemes delivered by the British Business Bank....

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Custodiex

28th August 2020

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Ingenion Medical

25th August 2020

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Value's time to shine?

25th February 2021

The age-old investment debate about ‘cheap’ value stocks versus ‘expensive&rsqu...

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New Year Spring Clean

23rd February 2021

James Murdoch talks us through the ups and downs of the annual 'Spring Clean' of his investment p...

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Growth without the pain - a perspective from Gannons Solicitors

22nd February 2021

Catherine Ramsay from Gannons Solicitors looks at the options around offering shares as an incent...

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Now you know

22nd February 2021

Yesterday the team behind the Funding Index agreed a go live, so you can now see one reason why I...

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Green Angel Syndicate Climate Change Fund closes over target

24th February 2021

Green Angel Syndicate (GAS), the UK’s angel investment syndicate specialising in the fight ...

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Reflaunt raises $2.7m from luxury industry leaders

23rd February 2021

Reflaunt, a disruptive Resale-as-a-Service (RaaS) technology company empowering global fash...

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Psychological Technologies raises £1.7m supported by Angel Investment Network

17th February 2021

Wellbeing startup Psychological Technologies (PSYT) has raised over £1.7m, ...

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Hoxton Farms raises £2.7 million

10th February 2021

Hoxton Farms has raised £2.7 million seed funding to cultiv...

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YFM investment to support VFX studio’s international scaling plans

16th February 2021

Outpost VFX, a fast-growing UK-headquartered film and TV visual effects company, has secured a mu...

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Maven leads £1.75million investment in Leaf

11th February 2021

Maven Capital Partners has led a £1.75 million investment into marke...

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IW Capital calls for extension of EIS to cover struggling hospitality sector

26th February 2021

Luke Davis, CEO of IW Capital, discusses how scale up finance w...

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Green Angel Syndicate Climate Change Fund closes over target

24th February 2021

Green Angel Syndicate (GAS), the UK’s angel investment syndicate specialising in the fight ...

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Acceleris backs £3m funding in energy tech company Power Roll

19th February 2021

Acceleris has invested in Power Roll, a developer of a game-changing, ultra-low-cos...

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Consumer fintech startup Quirk secures £300k from SFC Capital

26th January 2021

Quirk, a consumer fintech startup that uses unique personality te...

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NatWest names micro-gardening entrepreneur UK’s best pitch

25th February 2021

Finding Roots, a ‘micro-garden’ subs...

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Overlooked founders supported by the Mayor of London’s investment vehicle

19th February 2021

  Funding London -  the Mayor’s early-stage investment ...

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Development Bank of Wales expands tech team

15th February 2021

The Technology Venture Investments team at the Development Bank of Wales is expanding, as the Dev...

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British Business Bank delivers £73bn of loans to 1.6m businesses

26th February 2021

The government has published new statistics that show businesses across the UK have to date benef...

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UK start-up fundraising surges to record levels in final quarter of 2020

19th February 2021

The value of venture capital raised by UK companies surged to the highest quarterly total d...

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Private capital funds must invest US$5.5bn to meet investors’ demands

17th February 2021

Private capital funds face growing demands for transparency as mainstream investors increasingly ...

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Search and social giants dominate new university startups league

15th February 2021

New research* by money.co.uk has crowned Google as the most successful company to be st...

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New Year Spring Clean

23rd February 2021

James Murdoch talks us through the ups and downs of the annual 'Spring Clean' of his investment p...

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Narcissists have the most crowdfunding success, research reveals

12th February 2021

Narcissists have the most crowdfunding success, research reveals.  E...

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Digital life insurance provider DeadHappy completes £4.75M investment

14th January 2021

  Award winning Digital life insurance provider DeadHappy has completed a £4.7...

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Transmit Startups backs UK's entrepreneurs with £100m

26th February 2021

Transmit Startups says a surge in demand for finance from lockdown entrepreneurs means it has now...

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High Speed Transfers gets £2.28m Development Bank of Wales loan

15th February 2021

Offshore crew transfer specialists High Speed Transfers, based in Gorseinon Swansea...

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Hi-Tech Steel Services secures £8.75 million funding from IGF

12th February 2021

Steel manufacturer, Hi-Tech Steel Services, has s...

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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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Cox Powertrain raises £12 million

26th February 2021

Cox Powertrain, a leading British manufacturer of high-powered diesel outboard ...

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British Business Bank delivers £73bn of loans to 1.6m businesses

26th February 2021

The government has published new statistics that show businesses across the UK have to date benef...

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Birmingham Uni spinout Linear Diagnostics secures £800k

25th February 2021

Birmingham-based Linear Diagnostics has secured £800,000 from the Midlands Engine...

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Maven invests £1m in Fintech platform Pockit

25th February 2021

Maven Capital Partners has invested £1m into Fintech platform, Pockit Lt...

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2150 closes €130m tech sustainability fund

25th February 2021

2150 has announced the first close of its flagship €200m fu...

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Downing Ventures leads $10m funding round in StorageOS

24th February 2021

StorageOS, a leader in cloud native storage management, has closed a $10 milli...

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Reflaunt raises $2.7m from luxury industry leaders

23rd February 2021

Reflaunt, a disruptive Resale-as-a-Service (RaaS) technology company empowering global fash...

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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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Genflow secures $11m investment from BGF

25th January 2021

BGF has invested $11 million in Genflow, a London & LA based Influencer brand building ...

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BGF invests £6m in global animation studio Snipple

8th January 2021

BGF, has invested £6 million in world-renowned global animation studio, Snipple, to support...

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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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Peak raises $21 million in Series B funding from Oxx, MMC & Praetura

19th February 2021

Artificial Intelligence (AI) company Peak has raised a $21 million Series B funding rou...

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Ai Build raises $1m to lead the manufacturing revolution

11th February 2021

  Ai Build has raised $1m in a funding round led by SuperSeed, a London b...

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Birmingham Uni spinout Linear Diagnostics secures £800k

25th February 2021

Birmingham-based Linear Diagnostics has secured £800,000 from the Midlands Engine...

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Psychological Technologies raises £1.7m supported by Angel Investment Network

17th February 2021

Wellbeing startup Psychological Technologies (PSYT) has raised over £1.7m, ...

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Blueberry Therapeutics receives £3.6 million investment

16th February 2021

Drug discovery and development company, Blueberry Therapeutics, is announcing a...

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BGF exits Alnwick-headquartered Arcinova

11th February 2021

BGF has exitedf its investment in Arcinova, the U.K.-based multiservice contract development and ...

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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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ZEDRA continues UK expansion with acquisition of Inside Pensions

17th February 2021

ZEDRA, the fast-growing global specialist in Active Wealth, Global Expansion and Fund Services, h...

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Wombat lands £2m investment as appetite for thematic, fractional trading grows

9th February 2021

Wombat, the UK’s first thematic & curated fractional investment platf...

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DynaRisk expands seed round to $3m led by Nexus Investments

8th February 2021

DynaRisk announced an extension of their seed funding round, bringing total funding to over ...

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Vypr appoints new board member following YFM investment

23rd February 2021

Market research and online consumer intelligence veteran Richard Thornton has b...

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Invenio accelerates growth with USA-based LSI Consulting deal

11th February 2021

Invenio Business Solutions and LSI Consulting – the market...

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Force24 strengthens board following investment from YFM

27th January 2021

Digital marketing veteran Chris Underhill has been appointed as chair of Leeds-...

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Index Ventures leads HR firm Personio's $125m funding

22nd January 2021

Personio, the all-in-one HR platform has completed $125 million of new and...

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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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Wishing a Happy Christmas to all our readers

21st December 2020

The AngelNews team is having a short break over Christmas after a busy and news-filled year. ...

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Marcus Rashford launches website to support families over Christmas

21st December 2020

  Marcus Rashford MBE and the Child Food Poverty Taskforce have launched a new...

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Valloop launches to radicalise SME buy-outs through employee ownership

7th December 2020

A new fund which aims to radicalise SME buy-outs through employee ownership has...

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