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22nd February 2018

Resonance launches Impact Investment Fund in The West Midlands

Social impact investment company Resonance has launched its latest ground breaking Fund – The Resonance West Midlands Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) Fund. The Resonance West Midlands SITR Fund is dedicated to tackling poverty and disadvantage across the West Midlands, through investment in successful, high impact social enterprises. The Fund gives investors the opportunity to generate a financial return and tax relief benefits, whilst investing in a diversified portfolio of businesses that are committed to bringing about positive social change for some of the most deprived communities in the region.   The Fund has already secured approximately £1m of commitments in principle from a number of investors. Resonance has also identified an initial £2m of investment...

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22nd February 2018

Long-term patient capital needed to help startups to scale-up

Long-term patient capital needed to help startups to scale-up

The British Business Bank’s 2018 Small Business Finance Markets report reveals welcome evidence that the UK’s small businesses are diversifying in their choice of finance. Although still the predominant channel, there are encouraging signs that small businesses are looking b...

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How the changing EIS affects investors

22nd February 2018

Dr Ilian Iliev, EcoMachines Ventures evaulates how investors are reacting to the changing financi...

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Finding the right investor

21st February 2018

Daniela Tsoneva shares her advice for entrepreneurs embarking on the fundraising journey....

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Candace Johnson - Hero(ine) of the Month

20th February 2018

One of the most charming angels on the planet is Candace Johnson....

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Why data on things is worth more than things

20th February 2018

We will soon consume everything as a service......

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Fenestra raises $1.5m angel investment

20th February 2018

Fenestra has secured $1.5 million equity investment for the launch of an innovative...

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Green Angel identifies cleantech trends

19th February 2018

Green Angel Syndicate has teamed up with Venturescape...

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Angel investment thriving in Ireland

19th February 2018

HBAN saw more than 300 current and prospective...

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Finding the right investor

21st February 2018

Daniela Tsoneva shares her advice for entrepreneurs embarking on the fundraising journey....

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NVM invests £3m in SHE Software

21st February 2018

East Kilbride based SHE Software has secured a £3 million growth capital investment from NV...

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SME optimism falling, says Albion

16th February 2018

SMEs are less optimistic than a year ago and cite finding skilled staff, red ta...

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Foresight invests in PowerLinks

14th February 2018

Foresight has invested several million pounds into PowerLinks Media Limited.&n...

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Resonance launches Impact Investment Fund in The West Midlands

22nd February 2018

Social impact investment company Resonance has launched its latest ground breaking Fund &nd...

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How the changing EIS affects investors

22nd February 2018

Dr Ilian Iliev, EcoMachines Ventures evaulates how investors are reacting to the changing financi...

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Hambro Perks launches EIS Fund

21st February 2018

Venture Capital firm Hambro Perks has launched a new Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS...

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Saïd Business School Finance Lab appoints John Gilligan

20th February 2018

John Gilligan, a private equity and venture capital industry expert, has been appointed as Direct...

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Foresight invests in PowerLinks

14th February 2018

Foresight has invested several million pounds into PowerLinks Media Limited.&n...

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P2PFA appoints Paul Smee as Chair

9th February 2018

The Peer-to-Peer Finance Association has appointed Paul Smee as new independent Chair, succeeding...

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Maven expands Midlands investment team

8th February 2018

The new investment managers will support growth SMEs across the West Midlands, ...

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Welsh venture-backed firms show strong growth

22nd February 2018

Investment levels in high growth tech companies in Wales have doubled in the past year, according...

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Long-term patient capital needed to help startups to scale-up

22nd February 2018

The British Business Bank’s 2018 Small Business Finance Markets report reveals we...

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UK startup Investors see 7th year of growth

21st February 2018

SyndicateRoom research has revealed that investors in early-stage equities have enjoyed a seventh...

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Impact of Brexit on Private Equity minimal, says Augentius

20th February 2018

Augentius’ annual global survey of private equi...

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UK startup Investors see 7th year of growth

21st February 2018

SyndicateRoom research has revealed that investors in early-stage equities have enjoyed a seventh...

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Seedrs announces record trading activity

14th February 2018

Seedrs has closed the first trading cycle that has been open to all investors on it’s...

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Triodos to launch Crowdfunding Platform

7th February 2018

Triodos Bank, a global pioneer of sustainable banking, has become the first bank in the UK to lau...

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Crowdcube leads the industry investing £95m in 2017

5th February 2018

In new data released by industry research company Beauhurst, Crowdcube was foun...

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Welsh venture-backed firms show strong growth

22nd February 2018

Investment levels in high growth tech companies in Wales have doubled in the past year, according...

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Pireta secures £500,000 through OION

22nd February 2018

Pireta has closed its investment round after raising £500k from OION members. ...

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UK startup Investors see 7th year of growth

21st February 2018

SyndicateRoom research has revealed that investors in early-stage equities have enjoyed a seventh...

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Technology Read ALL

Pireta secures £500,000 through OION

22nd February 2018

Pireta has closed its investment round after raising £500k from OION members. ...

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Hambro Perks launches EIS Fund

21st February 2018

Venture Capital firm Hambro Perks has launched a new Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS...

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NVM invests £3m in SHE Software

21st February 2018

East Kilbride based SHE Software has secured a £3 million growth capital investment from NV...

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Oxford spinout Bodle secures £6m

13th February 2018

Bodle Technologies is aiming to transform how and where we interact with displays after attractin...

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Amadeus tops list of Europe's AI investors

13th February 2018

According to PitchBook, these are the 11 most active backers in European machine learning and AI ...

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New Anglia Capital backs Spark EV

9th February 2018

Pioneering tech company Spark EV is driving business development of its artificial intelligence-b...

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BYTON partners with Self-Driving Tech Company Aurora

8th February 2018

BYTON, an innovator of smart, premium electric vehicles, announced a partnership with Aurora, a l...

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AI Festival CogX returns for second year

7th February 2018

CognitionX has announced that SoftBank Investment Advisers, which manages the ...

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Draper Esprit invests in Evonetix

20th February 2018

Draper Esprit has co-led in a $12.3 million fund raising by E...

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Deepbridge puts £3m into Zilico

19th February 2018

Zilico, part of the Deepbridge Technology Growth EIS portfolio, has ...

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LIfT BioSciences hits target with Shadow Foundr

12th February 2018

LIfT BioSciences has successfully raised more than £250,000 to develop a pioneering cancer ...

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Mercia leads £500k funding for NuVision

9th February 2018

A Nottingham regenerative medicine company which has developed a groundbreaking therapy that can ...

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FCA to explore how technology can help financial businesses

22nd February 2018

The FCA is seeking views on how technology can make it easier for firms to meet their regulatory ...

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AJ Bell launches active management product

21st February 2018

AJ Bell has launched an active management version of its Managed Portfolio Service for fina...

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Fenestra raises $1.5m angel investment

20th February 2018

Fenestra has secured $1.5 million equity investment for the launch of an innovative...

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SEI’s Codify Welcomes Second Wave of Incubator Participants

16th February 2018

Five new participants have joined Cdify, the London-based RegTech incubator....

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BlackCurve raises £500k from Mercia

20th February 2018

BlackCurve, which provides online retailers with advanced pricing tools to improve their revenue ...

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Global recognition for Ashfords in PitchBook rankings

16th February 2018

National law firm Ashfords has received strong rankings in PitchBook's, 2017 annual global league...

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Zervant raises €6 million

14th February 2018

Finnish fintech company Zervant, which provides online invoicing software for small busin...

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Quilam backs SME lender Cafoss Finance

12th February 2018

Quilam has made a multi-million pound investment into Ca...

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Funding London invests in ‘Change Please’ to support London’s homeless

16th February 2018

Funding London – the Mayor of London’s SME investment organisation – has announ...

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Stock market falls a much needed market correction says Coutts

8th February 2018

So says Sven Balzer, Head of Investment Strategy at Coutts. This week’s s...

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Future Planet Capital Fund launches with $200m

6th February 2018

Future Planet Capital has raised up to $200m for its inaugural fund, The Future...

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