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Social media management platform Agorapulse secures £14.7m
EdTech company Learning with Experts raisess £800k
Beauhurst Unicorns 2019: celebrating the UK's $1bn start ups

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23rd September 2019

Origin Capital invests in Cyclops Marine

Origin Capital has invested in Cyclops Marine, a specialist provider of load measurement instruments and technologies for sailing vessels. Cyclops has already secured several prestigious clients, not least the New Zealand America’s Cup team. Origin’s Mark Woodhams has joined the Cyclops board of directors....

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Origin Capital invests in Cyclops Marine

23rd September 2019

Ashfords LLP boosts tech team with partner promotion

Ashfords LLP boosts tech team with partner promotion

Law firm Ashfords LLP has announced the promotion of IT and technology specialist Suzie Miles to its partnership, in the firm's Bristol office, in the latest round of internal promotions....

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20th September 2019

British Business Investments provides £25m line to NW asset finance provider Kingsway

British Business Investments provides £25m line to NW asset finance provider Kingsway

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20th September 2019

GK8 raised $4 m seed funding led by Check Point

GK8 raised $4 m seed funding led by Check Point

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20th September 2019

Red Sift announces $8.8m funding led by MMC

Red Sift announces $8.8m funding led by MMC

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20th September 2019

Triple Point launches new top-up offer on Triple Point VCT 2011

Triple Point launches new top-up offer on Triple Point VCT 2011

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Perspectives Read ALL

87% of managers fail to acheive work life balance

20th September 2019

The workplace is busier than ever before due to an ‘always-on’ culture that is leavin...

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Start-up Spotlight with entrepreneur Iris Barcia

17th September 2019

This month’s Start-up Spotlight, in partnership with The Invested Investor, features&...

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Talking point: The EISA quarterly Zeitgeist discusses the question of risk

16th September 2019

The EISA's Summer 2019 edition of Zeitgeist discusses the tricky question of risk and what it rea...

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Blackfinch Ventures: top tips for start-ups seeking investment

13th September 2019

Ventures Director at Blackfinch Ventures, Dr Reuben W...

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GK8 raised $4 m seed funding led by Check Point

20th September 2019

Israeli startup GK8, which provides secure end-to-end management of digital assets, has comp...

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British Business Investments commits £10m to Dow Schofield Watts Angels

13th September 2019

British Business Investments, a commercial subsidiary of the British Business Bank, has made a ne...

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Liberty Global's former Central Europe CEO invests in Veloce Esports

12th September 2019

Eric Tveter, former Central Europe CEO of Liberty Global, has...

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PrimaryBid raises £7m from Pentech and Outward VC

11th September 2019

PrimaryBid, the award-winning FCA-regulated online platform connecting publ...

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VCT Read ALL

Triple Point launches new top-up offer on Triple Point VCT 2011

20th September 2019

Triple Point, a leading UK alternative investment manager, today announced a to...

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Dragon's Den star Nick Jenkins to open the VCT & EIS Investor Forum

16th September 2019

Entrepreneur and investor Nick Jenkins, who founded moonpig.com and is a former star of BBC TV's ...

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NVM backs Voxpopme's £7.5m funding round

11th September 2019

Voxpopme, a Birmingham-based leading video feedback and ...

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Maven strengthens investment team in the South

10th September 2019

Maven Capital Partners has strengthened its UK investment team with a senior appointment in the S...

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EIS / SEIS Read ALL

Exit of B.heard provides Symvan Capital investors with a window onto the blockchain revolution

18th September 2019

Symvan Capital, an EIS fund manager, has announced that B.heard, a pioneer in the monetisation of...

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Hardman & Co spearheads initiative to support new (S)EIS funds

17th September 2019

Hardman & Co is leading a new initiative to support (S)EIS funds entering the investment mark...

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Echopoint raises £2.8m to address heart disease treatment

17th September 2019

Echopoint Medical Ltd, a spinout company from UCL, has raised £2.8m to de...

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Talking point: The EISA quarterly Zeitgeist discusses the question of risk

16th September 2019

The EISA's Summer 2019 edition of Zeitgeist discusses the tricky question of risk and what it rea...

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Talent Spotter Read ALL

Ashfords LLP boosts tech team with partner promotion

23rd September 2019

Law firm Ashfords LLP has announced the promotion of IT and technology specialist Suzie Miles to ...

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Environmental fund manager Earthworm expands client services team

19th September 2019

Customers are at the heart of most businesses. With that in mind, environmental fund manager Eart...

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Start-up Spotlight with entrepreneur Iris Barcia

17th September 2019

This month’s Start-up Spotlight, in partnership with The Invested Investor, features&...

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Lord Bilimoria to open the Festival of Enterprise

17th September 2019

Karan Bilimoria, better known as Lord Bilimoria of Chelsea, the Indian born founder of Cobra Beer...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Beauhurst Unicorns 2019: celebrating the UK's $1bn start ups

23rd September 2019

In a week that saw the announcement of CMR Surgical as the latest UK company to be valued a...

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Negative economic outlook amongst UK institutional investors, research shows

19th September 2019

Negative sentiment towards the economic outlook for the UK over the next 18 to 24 months amongst ...

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Record number of lenders and borrowers involved in P2P lending

19th September 2019

At the end of the second quarter of this year, more than 150,000 lenders were invested in 321,483...

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HNW private investors increase exposure to alternative assets

12th September 2019

High Net Worth private investors are increasing their exposure to alternative assets to achieve g...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Snaffling Pig smashes £750k crowdfund target in one week

19th September 2019

Snaffling Pig, the category leading porky snack brand, has reached its £750,000 crowd...

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Crowdcube smashes records as fintech Curve reaches £6 million target in just five hours

4th September 2019

Crowdcube, the world’s leading equity crowdfunding platform, had several of its r...

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Secrets of a successful crowdfunding campaign

27th August 2019

Whilst most of us are no strangers to the concept of crowdfunding, what most people don’t k...

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Equity Crowdfunding: silly valuations or a fair price for investment?

29th July 2019

  In his latest article for AngelNews, James Murdoch ...

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British Business Investments provides £25m line to NW asset finance provider Kingsway

20th September 2019

British Business Investments (BBI), a commercial subsidiary of the British Busi...

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Record number of lenders and borrowers involved in P2P lending

19th September 2019

At the end of the second quarter of this year, more than 150,000 lenders were invested in 321,483...

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Modest Trends steps forward £12k from Development Bank of Wales

13th September 2019

A businesswoman has achieved her dream of opening a shop in Cardiff to sell clothes that combine ...

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Ortho Solutions secures £2m from IGF to develop enhanced surgical procedures

4th September 2019

Ortho Solutions, a specialist orthopaedic design manufacturer, has secured a £2 million fun...

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Social media management platform Agorapulse secures £14.7m

23rd September 2019

Leading European social media management platform Agorapulse has announced a growth inv...

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Origin Capital invests in Cyclops Marine

23rd September 2019

Origin Capital has invested in ...

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Beauhurst Unicorns 2019: celebrating the UK's $1bn start ups

23rd September 2019

In a week that saw the announcement of CMR Surgical as the latest UK company to be valued a...

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EdTech company Learning with Experts raisess £800k

23rd September 2019

Learning with Experts has just completed a latest funding round above target, raising £...

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Technology Read ALL

Social media management platform Agorapulse secures £14.7m

23rd September 2019

Leading European social media management platform Agorapulse has announced a growth inv...

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Origin Capital invests in Cyclops Marine

23rd September 2019

Origin Capital has invested in ...

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EdTech company Learning with Experts raisess £800k

23rd September 2019

Learning with Experts has just completed a latest funding round above target, raising £...

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GK8 raised $4 m seed funding led by Check Point

20th September 2019

Israeli startup GK8, which provides secure end-to-end management of digital assets, has comp...

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YFM Equity Partners invests £3.6m into disruptive video agency Wooshii

12th June 2019

Funds advised by YFM Equity Partners, the specialist private equity fund manager, has backed a &p...

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Great Point backs Seven Seas Films to support growth

22nd May 2019

Great Point, the UK’s leading independent media and investment firm, ...

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AI & Robotics Read ALL

FNA announces $5.5m Series A funding to drive global risk reduction

2nd August 2019

FNA has closed a $5.5m Series A investment round led by IQ Capital, with participation from GETTY...

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Standard Cognition secures $35 million Series B for European expansion

26th July 2019

  Standard Cognition, which is building the next interface ...

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The ‘Futr.’ is bright for AI start-up after raising £2.4m in seed funding

26th July 2019

Machine learning start-up Futr. has secured £2.4m in seed funding in a round led by V...

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Oxford University Spinout Zegami secures £1.25 million

22nd July 2019

Zegami, the augmented intelligence company helping businesses unlock their data potential through...

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Health Read ALL

Echopoint raises £2.8m to address heart disease treatment

17th September 2019

Echopoint Medical Ltd, a spinout company from UCL, has raised £2.8m to de...

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Ortho Solutions secures £2m from IGF to develop enhanced surgical procedures

4th September 2019

Ortho Solutions, a specialist orthopaedic design manufacturer, has secured a £2 million fun...

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Kare Plus secures £910,000 loan from Maven to expand care network

3rd September 2019

  Kare Plus National Limited has received a &po...

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Archangels leads MGB Biopharma's new funding round

2nd September 2019

MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company developing a novel class of anti-infe...

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Financial Services Read ALL

GrowthInvest and Partners Wealth Management launch partnership

18th September 2019

GrowthInvest and Partners Wealth Management have launched a strategic partnership between the two...

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Hardman & Co spearheads initiative to support new (S)EIS funds

17th September 2019

Hardman & Co is leading a new initiative to support (S)EIS funds entering the investment mark...

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NVM invests in Secure Retail

13th September 2019

NVM Private Equity has completed the management buy-out of Leicestershire-based Secure Retail Lim...

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Insurtech’s Record-breaking $3 billion Investment in 1H2019

12th September 2019

The Insurtech M&A Market Report from international technology mergers ...

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Business Services Read ALL

Riverside Invests in TOOLPORT

9th September 2019

The Riverside Company has invested in TOOLPORT, the leading European online provid...

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How to create effective business operations without bureaucracy

9th September 2019

Stefano Maifreni, Founder of Eggcelerate, a B2B growt...

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Invenio acquires Proverbium after BGF funding

5th September 2019

Invenio Business Solutions, a global provider of business-focused technology s...

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The AngelNews wine column: A sterile soloist sings the best

27th June 2019

Our resident wine expert, Caspar Bowes of Bowes Wine...

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13% of UK employees are unhappy at work says Robert Half survey

4th June 2019

The UK workforce is becoming increasingly held back by mental health problems s...

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Resonance launches third regional SITR fund in North West

31st May 2019

Social impact investment company Resonance has launched their latest Social Impact Tax Relief (SI...

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New Podcast series is on the hunt for London’s top start-up businesses

8th May 2019

Award winning British content company Somethin’ Else is casting for a ground-breaking podca...

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