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12th April 2018

British Robotics Seed Fund invests in Redbeard

Birmingham-based Redbeard, a firm that develops code for Apple (iOS) apps has secured investment from the British Robotics Seed Fund (BRSF). The BRSF has provided £80,000 funding alongside £50,000 from private investors. Monies will be used to expand the company’s global development community and Code Store.

3rd April 2018

Britbots' second robotics & AI fund on target

Britbots, the organisation dedicated to promoting U.K.-based robotics companies, and Sapphire Capital Partners, a specialist manager of tax-efficient funds, has announced that their second British Robotics Seed Fund has attracted a lot of investor interest and has been well subscribed.  

29th March 2018

Testplant acquires NCC Group's web performance division

Eggplant (formerly Testplant), the provider of Digital Automation Intelligence solutions, has announced the acquisition of NCC Group’s Web Performance Division.

21st March 2018

Digital Reasoning raises $30 million

Digital Reasoning, a leader in Artificial Intelligence that understands human intentions and behaviors, has raised $30 million in new funding led by BNP Paribas.


14th March 2018

MMC Ventures launches AI podcast

MMC Ventures has launched a new podcast series, ‘Beyond the Hype: Artificial Intelligence’, sponsored by Barclays.

8th March 2018

UiPath raises $153 million led by Accel

Industry leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA) eclipses $1.1 billion valuation; validates RPA as a strategic imperative for digital transformation and path to AI

27th February 2018

UCL Technology & ParkWalk invest in MediaGamma

The UCL Technology Fund has invested in MediaGamma, the predictive analytics software company, as part of a £2m round in partnership with ParkWalk Advisors and the London Co-Investment Fund.

13th February 2018

Amadeus tops list of Europe's AI investors

According to PitchBook, these are the 11 most active backers in European machine learning and AI startups since 2015.

9th February 2018

New Anglia Capital backs Spark EV

Pioneering tech company Spark EV is driving business development of its artificial intelligence-based journey prediction system for electric vehicles


8th February 2018

BYTON partners with Self-Driving Tech Company Aurora

BYTON, an innovator of smart, premium electric vehicles, announced a partnership with Aurora, a leading self-driving technology company. The partnership will help BYTON incorporate Level 4 (L4) autonomous-driving vehicle capabilities into BYTON vehicles and enable BYTON to become among the very first group of carmakers to bring L4 and eventually Level 5 (L5) cars to market. 

7th February 2018

AI Festival CogX returns for second year

CognitionX has announced that SoftBank Investment Advisers, which manages the SoftBank Vision Fund, will be the headline sponsor for CogX 2018, the Festival for All Things AI. 

5th February 2018

Investing in the British robotics sector

The developing robotics sector presents an exciting opportunity for investors. 

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