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1st October 2020

Bamboo closes $7m investor-led round to drive expansion

Bamboo Systems, the Arm-only server vendor, has announced that it has secured a new, significant round of $7 million USD in funding. This new infusion is being led by existing investors Seraphim Capital and Opea Holding and with support from the UK’s £1.25 billion Future Fund, a government funding package designed to support startups driving innovation and development through the coronavirus outbreak....

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30th September 2020

BGF-backed Lumenisity raises £7.5 million

BGF-backed Lumenisity raises £7.5 million

Lumenisity® Limited, which has developed ground-breaking fibre optic and cabling technology, has closed a £7.5 million funding round...

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Custodiex

28th August 2020

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Ingenion Medical

25th August 2020

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Flypop

19th August 2020

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The importance of prenuptial agreements for business owners

30th September 2020

Elspeth Kinder, Partner and Head of Family Law, JMW Solicitors considers the va...

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BPC comments on Tech Nation VC data

28th September 2020

Ian Connatty of British Patient Capital comments on new data from ...

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VCT managers comment at VCTs celebrate 25 years

22nd September 2020

28 September marks 25 years since the launch of the first VCT. From humble beginnings in 1995 the...

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Accelerating the case for tech for good

17th September 2020

BGV's Paul Miller explains why now, more than ever, the case for investing in Tech for Good is so...

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Mountain Technologies secures investment from HBAN

25th September 2020

Mountain Technologies has secured investment from a group of HBAN angel investors. Ballym...

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HBAN angels drive €1.2M FoodMarble investment round

23rd September 2020

Dublin start-up FoodMarble has raised €1.2M in a funding round which included HBAN business ...

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Gray's Clip raises £350,000 from HBAN Angels and CoFund NI

23rd September 2020

A Northern Ireland start-up which appeared on TV's Dragons' Den earlier this year has successfull...

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The Insights People raises £500k from DSW Angels

21st September 2020

The Insights People, the Manchester-based company which is a global leader in kids, parents and f...

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VCT managers comment at VCTs celebrate 25 years

22nd September 2020

28 September marks 25 years since the launch of the first VCT. From humble beginnings in 1995 the...

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Pembroke VCT launches new £20m offer

22nd September 2020

Pembroke VCT plc, ...

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Pembroke VCT invests further £1m into Stitch & Story following record sales during pandemic

10th September 2020

Premium crafting company, Stitch & Story, has received an additional &...

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BGV launches the Tech for Good SEIS & EIS Fund 3

16th September 2020

Bethnal Green Ventures have launched their third Tech For Good SEIS & EIS Fund for high-net-w...

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Calculus Creative Content Fund invests in Home Team

10th September 2020

The Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund has invested in Home Team, a production company founded by...

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UK Creative Content EIS Fund invests in Maven Screen Media

14th August 2020

The UK Creative Content EIS Fund has invested in Maven Screen Media, a leading media and en...

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Foresight Williams increases stake in eco-tech company, Salvalco

6th August 2020

Foresight Group, a leading independent infrastructure and private equity invest...

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Tech Nation appoints new board directors

29th September 2020

Tech Nation, the growth platform for tech companies, has appointed four new Dir...

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HOWZAT and tech advisory specialist ennea join forces

28th September 2020

HOWZAT Partners and ennea capital partners are joining forces as HOWZAT ennea Group to crea...

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Playfair and Tech Nation expand initiative to support female founders

24th September 2020

Playfair Capital and Tech Nation have joined forces to expand their nationwide initiative to impr...

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AIC 'Pathway’ website to broaden pool of talent for investment company boards

23rd September 2020

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has launched an online resource for prosp...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Market-defying growth surge for UK’s gaming sector

1st October 2020

The UK’s £4bn gaming sector is predicted to almost triple in value within the next 3 ...

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Tech dominates the world's fastest-growing companies

25th September 2020

A new study by Merchant Machine finds the top countries, states and industries for the fastest-gr...

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Climate tech investment grows at 5x the VC market rate over 7 years says PwC

25th September 2020

According to new research by PwC, VC and corporate investment in startups developing technology e...

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UK investment banking fees at 4-year low says Refinitiv

24th September 2020

Investment banking fees generated in the UK total £3.3 billion so far dur...

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Gendius’s smart diabetes platform hits 250,000 downloads

20th July 2020

Leading digital health start-up Gendius has raised £250,000 on leading crowdfunding p...

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Good Governance and the number and role of Directors

17th July 2020

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

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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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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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Lending Read ALL

One Stop Business Finance helps progress job-creating new development

29th September 2020

Oakham-based machinery and vehicle dealer, C&M Retail Group, is embarking on a major expansio...

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Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre network awarded £9.5m investment

21st September 2020

The Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (ATTC) network has been awarded a total of £9.5 milli...

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Hilltop Credit Partners completes bridging loan for a residential scheme in North Devon

8th September 2020

Funds advised by Hilltop Credit Partners, a specialist funding partner for SME residential develo...

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Bamboo closes $7m investor-led round to drive expansion

1st October 2020

Bamboo Systems, the Arm-only server vendor, has announced that it has secured a...

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Downing Ventures leads $20m funding for Cornelis Networks

1st October 2020

Cornelis Networks, Inc., a provider of purpose-built interconnects focused...

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Palatine Private Equity backs growth at NRG Fleet Services

1st October 2020

Palatine Private Equity has completed the maiden investment from its fourt...

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SEP backed TotallyMoney launches new app

30th September 2020

Scale-up FinTech TotallyMoney, which is backed by Elliott Advisors and Scottish Equity Partners, ...

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Bamboo closes $7m investor-led round to drive expansion

1st October 2020

Bamboo Systems, the Arm-only server vendor, has announced that it has secured a...

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Downing Ventures leads $20m funding for Cornelis Networks

1st October 2020

Cornelis Networks, Inc., a provider of purpose-built interconnects focused...

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Market-defying growth surge for UK’s gaming sector

1st October 2020

The UK’s £4bn gaming sector is predicted to almost triple in value within the next 3 ...

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Huboo raises £14m as pandemic drives rise in online shopping

30th September 2020

Huboo, an e-commerce fulfilment and storage company, has rasied a further £14m investment a...

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Calculus Creative Content Fund invests in Home Team

10th September 2020

The Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund has invested in Home Team, a production company founded by...

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Enigma Holdings invests seed funding in new podcast network

3rd September 2020

Enigma Holdings has invested £500,000 seed ...

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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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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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Octopus Ventures leads $10m funding for ThoughtRiver

10th September 2020

ThoughtRiver, the market leader in automated contract review and ...

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Bristol startup works to combat fake news

9th September 2020

Bristol-based tech startup Geollect is one of 10 companies chosen to take part in a special mento...

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Turquoise announces £160,000 Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 investment in Spark EV Technology

4th September 2020

Turquoise, the London-based merchant bank specialising in energy, environment a...

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Humanloop raises funding to teach AI to learn from humans

31st July 2020

Humanloop, a game changing UCL spinout, has attracted investment from UCL’s Technology Fund...

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Gresham House leads Panthera Biopartners Series A financing

28th September 2020

Panthera Biopartners has completed a Series A funding round with Gresham House Ventures as a majo...

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Gresham House Ventures leads funding round for Panthera Biopartners

25th September 2020

Panthera Biopartners has completed a Series A funding round with Gresham House Ventures as a majo...

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HBAN angels drive €1.2M FoodMarble investment round

23rd September 2020

Dublin start-up FoodMarble has raised €1.2M in a funding round which included HBAN business ...

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Glyconics awarded ISO certification for quality management system

22nd September 2020

Deepbridge Capital and Boundary Capital backed diagnostics firm Glyconics® ...

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SEP backed TotallyMoney launches new app

30th September 2020

Scale-up FinTech TotallyMoney, which is backed by Elliott Advisors and Scottish Equity Partners, ...

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ClearlySo named Impact Investment Bank of the Year

28th September 2020

ClearlySo, Europe’s leading impact investment bank, has been named the Investment Bank of t...

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UK investment banking fees at 4-year low says Refinitiv

24th September 2020

Investment banking fees generated in the UK total £3.3 billion so far dur...

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AIC 'Pathway’ website to broaden pool of talent for investment company boards

23rd September 2020

The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has launched an online resource for prosp...

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Data shows knock-on effect of domino debt

23rd September 2020

The business failures in key sectors since the UK locked down in March has created a domino effec...

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SMEs running on empty as CBILS deadline looms says MarketFinance report

22nd September 2020

Bounce Back loans, the most popular HM Treasury support measure, used by SMEs are running low, fi...

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The Insights People raises £500k from DSW Angels

21st September 2020

The Insights People, the Manchester-based company which is a global leader in kids, parents and f...

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Sustainable energy consultancy Utility Stream secures MEIF investment

10th September 2020

Warwick-based energy consultancy Utility Stream has obtained a signif...

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Launch of global competition for post COVID-19 customer travel solutions

31st July 2020

The Aviation X Lab, situated in AREA 2071 within the Dubai Future District, is an aviation initia...

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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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