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21st November 2018

Gohenry completes £6.2m raise on Crowdcube

Gohenry, the company behind the gohenry financial tool which is enabling a generation of kids and teens to take part in the digital economy and learn about money, has successfully raised £6.2m via Crowdcube, the world’s first and largest equity crowdfunding platform. The funds raised will be invested in products and marketing, as well as expanding gohenry’s operations in the US. Gohenry’s raise on Crowdcube launched in September with a target of £2m, which it has exceeded by 3x. Over 3,000 investors have taken part in the raise, which is gohenry’s third on Crowdcube. Gohenry’s previous raises on Crowdcube were in 2016 and 2017, and the total amount gohenry has raised on the platform now stands at over £10m. This latest raise makes gohenry one of the first companies to take advantage of the newly-raised prospectus threshold &ndash...

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Gohenry completes £6.2m raise on Crowdcube

21st November 2018

The Riverside Company’s latest exit a natural success

The Riverside Company’s latest exit a natural success

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement to sell its investment in Euromed Botanicals S.A. to Dermapharm Holding SE. Barcelona-based Euromed provides standardized herbal extracts and natural active substances for the pharmaceutical, dietary supplement and cosmetic industries. The t...

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19th November 2018

Rethinking Venture Capital: A new perspective

Rethinking Venture Capital: A new perspective

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20th November 2018

Exponential growth is the venture-sized opportunity

Exponential growth is the venture-sized opportunity

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20th November 2018

Brexit comment from UKBAA head

Brexit comment from UKBAA head

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20th November 2018

RED Capital Partners to launch VC fund to back women entrepreneurs

RED Capital Partners to launch VC fund to back women entrepreneurs

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Perspectives Read ALL

Exponential growth is the venture-sized opportunity

20th November 2018

By Damien Lane, Episode 1 Ventures A lot of founders that pitch to us mi...

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Brexit comment from UKBAA head

20th November 2018

Comment from UKBAA's Jenny Tooth As of this week, the UK has been placed...

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Rethinking Venture Capital: A new perspective

19th November 2018

By Belinda Thomas, Triple Point Making the journey from start-up to scal...

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We won’t know if the Brexit deal is good, bad or ugly for another 10 years

16th November 2018

We won’t know if the Brexit deal is good, bad or ugly for another 10 years.  If you&rs...

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Angel Investment Read ALL

Drone Evolution secures £180k from Wales Angel Co-investment Fund

21st November 2018

The Development Bank of Wales’ latest fund, the Wales Angel Co-investment Fun...

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Business Angel Rachel Hannan named in Faces of a Vibrant Economy list

20th November 2018

Angel Investor and Real World Group Chair Rachel Hannan has made the list of 100 progressive busi...

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Inovus Medical set to expand following £500k Mercia investment

19th November 2018

Inovus Medical, a leading designer and manufacturer of medical and surgical simulators, has annou...

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App platform all set for growth with £750k investment

16th November 2018

Kumulos, a Scottish software company which has developed a platform for managi...

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VCT Read ALL

Rethinking Venture Capital: A new perspective

19th November 2018

By Belinda Thomas, Triple Point Making the journey from start-up to scal...

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Maven strengthens senior management team

8th November 2018

Maven Capital Partners has promoted five senior staff to partnership positions. The strengthening...

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Foresight makes £2.5m investment into software provider Cimteq

6th November 2018

  Foresight Group has invested £2.5 million to support the g...

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Albion Capital to raise £36 million for the Albion VCTs

6th November 2018

Albion Capital, the leading independent investment manager, is intending to rai...

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EIS / SEIS Read ALL

Lambeth and Westminster invest in Resonance's Real Lettings Property Fund

15th November 2018

The Real Lettings Property Fund² (RLPF²), managed by social impact investment comp...

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How will the new EIS fund affect small businesses?

14th November 2018

CEO of Private investment house IW Capital, Luke Davis, comments on the introduction of a n...

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Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £1.5m Inovo Robotics

8th November 2018

Foresight Group announces the £1.5m growth capital investment into Inovo ...

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Invitation to Oxford Capital CIC Showcase 'Future of Mobility' on 15 November

5th November 2018

Oxford Capital would like to extend an invitation to Angelnews investors to their Future of...

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Business Angel Rachel Hannan named in Faces of a Vibrant Economy list

20th November 2018

Angel Investor and Real World Group Chair Rachel Hannan has made the list of 100 progressive busi...

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WestBridge appoints new Investment Manager

19th November 2018

WestBridge Capital has appointed a new Investment Manager as growth continues....

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Healthcare entrepreneurs gather in Exeter to put their innovations to the test

16th November 2018

Healthcare entrepreneurs from the South West of England gathered at Exeter Racecourse to take par...

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BioSURE named Pitch@Palace winner

15th November 2018

Pitch@Palace has hosted its tenth UK Event at Buckingham Palace, announcing BioSURE&nbs...

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2018 CIL 'State of the Nation' survey reveals positive sentiment despite Brexit

15th November 2018

CIL, the leading management consultancy, has unveiled its annual State of the Nation Survey of ma...

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Innovation boosts Europe's lead as global investment destination

8th November 2018

Europe’s attractiveness as an investment destination is on the rise compared to 2017, as th...

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Alquity reveals progress with release of 2018 impact report

7th November 2018

Alquity, the pioneering asset management business bu...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Gohenry completes £6.2m raise on Crowdcube

21st November 2018

Gohenry, the company behind the gohenry financial tool which is enabling a generation of kids and...

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Profile: Mr and Mrs Investment aka Helena Murphy and Duncan Di Biase

14th November 2018

A constant stream of funding success stories in the media, and the rise of more down to earth and...

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P2P/crowdfunding platform Abundance achieves fundraise on Seedrs

9th November 2018

Pioneering ethical P2P/crowdfunding platform Abundance equity raise on Seedrs is now fully funded...

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Flint Hire and Supply secures funding from IGF

19th November 2018

Flint Hire and Supply Ltd (Flints),the UK’s number one th...

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P2P/crowdfunding platform Abundance achieves fundraise on Seedrs

9th November 2018

Pioneering ethical P2P/crowdfunding platform Abundance equity raise on Seedrs is now fully funded...

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Goji Opens Up Direct Lending with SIPP launch

6th November 2018

Goji launches a low-cost self-invested personal pension (SIPP), to open up this...

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MEIF Maven Debt Finance provides £350,000 funding to DTC International

2nd November 2018

MEIF Maven Debt Finance, managed by Maven Capital Partners, has provided DTC International Limite...

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The Riverside Company’s latest exit a natural success

21st November 2018

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement to sell its investment in Euromed Botanic...

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Careercake.com secures over £300,000

21st November 2018

Cardiff-based online learning platform, Careercake, has secured over £300,000 in its latest...

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Business News Wales secures six figure investment

21st November 2018

Following a year of steady growth that includes working with over 70 of Wales’ largest bran...

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RED Capital Partners to launch VC fund to back women entrepreneurs

20th November 2018

RED Capital Partners, a new venture capital firm with offices in Madrid and Te...

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Technology Read ALL

Drone Evolution secures £180k from Wales Angel Co-investment Fund

21st November 2018

The Development Bank of Wales’ latest fund, the Wales Angel Co-investment Fun...

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App platform all set for growth with £750k investment

16th November 2018

Kumulos, a Scottish software company which has developed a platform for managi...

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Mercia backed nDreams reveals first VR Arcade titles

13th November 2018

Mercia Technologies portfolio company nDreams, the award-winning virtual reality (VR) developer a...

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Beauhurst reveals UK's fastest growing tech start ups

13th November 2018

Beauhurst highlights the UK’s fastest growi...

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Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £1.5m Inovo Robotics

8th November 2018

Foresight Group announces the £1.5m growth capital investment into Inovo ...

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Partech leads $1.6 million seed round for AI analytics firm Aiden.ai

7th November 2018

Aiden.ai, a London based AI analytics startup, announced tod...

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Klydo Raises £1m To Codify Innovation

26th October 2018

Klydo, the innovation research assistant that uses advanced machine learning technology to help c...

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Amadeus leads $5m fundraise for SLAMcore

1st October 2018

SLAMcore, a UK company developing spatial artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms for robots and ...

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Health Read ALL

The Riverside Company’s latest exit a natural success

21st November 2018

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement to sell its investment in Euromed Botanic...

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Inovus Medical set to expand following £500k Mercia investment

19th November 2018

Inovus Medical, a leading designer and manufacturer of medical and surgical simulators, has annou...

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Albion Capital invests £5m in women’s health clinic

15th November 2018

Albion Capital, the leading independent investment manager, has invested £5 million in The ...

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FreeOx Biotech closes €500,000 funding round

12th November 2018

FreeOx Biotech, a spin-out of Hospital Clinic Barcelona-IDIBAPS created in 2017 that is developin...

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Gohenry completes £6.2m raise on Crowdcube

21st November 2018

Gohenry, the company behind the gohenry financial tool which is enabling a generation of kids and...

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UK investment markets: Let’s not talk about Brexit

15th November 2018

By Matthew Toms, Investment Manager at H...

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deVere launches actively managed cryptocurrency solution

6th November 2018

A pioneering actively managed cryptocurrency solution has been launched by deVere which has found...

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Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary: its dominance will decline, but crypto market will rise by 5000%

29th October 2018

Bitcoin’s influence and dominance of the cryptocurrency sector will “drastically redu...

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Careercake.com secures over £300,000

21st November 2018

Cardiff-based online learning platform, Careercake, has secured over £300,000 in its latest...

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Business News Wales secures six figure investment

21st November 2018

Following a year of steady growth that includes working with over 70 of Wales’ largest bran...

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Ashfords advises Fluidly on £5 million investment

19th November 2018

Leading law firm, Ashfords has advised Fluidly, an applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) company, ...

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Durham City Incubator launched to grow small businesses

9th November 2018

AN INCUBATOR designed to help fledgling companies grow and thrive in County Durham has been launc...

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The AngelNews wine column: Howzzat?!?

7th November 2018

  “I remember a visit to a domaine in Burgundy –...

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Green Angel Syndicate backs Piclo to transform energy trading

15th October 2018

Green Angel Syndicate has invested in Piclo (formerly Open Utility) in its late...

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Connexin joins the Northern Powerhouse

9th October 2018

Smart cities technology firm Connexin has become an official partner of the Northern Powerhouse P...

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The AngelNews wine column: Etymology with a hint of entomology

28th September 2018

  I was in Northern Spain recently exploring the vineyards&n...

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