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AI cyber defender Senseon secures $6.4m to redefine industry approach

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22nd February 2019

Riverside invests in premium rum blending specialist E&A Scheer

The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm, has made a significant investment in E&A Scheer, the largest global blender and vendor of premium rum in bulk. With origins dating back to 1712, Scheer specializes in sourcing and custom-blending to create high-quality, tailor-made rum blends. Scheer’s blending operation is located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and aging facilities reside in Liverpool, United Kingdom, where its subsidiary the Main Rum Company (MRC) is located....

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Riverside invests in premium rum blending specialist E&A Scheer

22nd February 2019

Mobeus welcomes Matt Mead as Venture Partner

Mobeus welcomes Matt Mead as Venture Partner

Mobeus has announced that Matt Mead has joined the team in the newly created role of Venture Partner working across its VCT investments....

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21st February 2019

MMC continue to back Gousto as the business announces another £18m funding

MMC continue to back Gousto as the business announces another £18m funding

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21st February 2019

Taking the financial headache away from SMEs

Taking the financial headache away from SMEs

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21st February 2019

GC Angels back GradTouch in £150K funding boost

GC Angels back GradTouch in £150K funding boost

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21st February 2019

Octopus Investments becomes first manager to reach £1bn AUM

Octopus Investments becomes first manager to reach £1bn AUM

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Perspectives Read ALL

Small businesses cautious ahead of Brexit says Small Business Finance Markets report

20th February 2019

The British Business Bank’s 2019 Small Business Finance Markets report finds that some busi...

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Is the UK stockpiling ahead of Brexit?

19th February 2019

Graham Bishop, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management comments on&...

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Start-up Spotlight on digital marketing guru Sue Keogh

13th February 2019

This month's Invested Investor's Start-up Spotlight features an interview with&...

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Is China about to change the shape of global trade… again?

8th February 2019

For much of 2018, China’s tariff wars with the US dominated media headlines. In 2019 so far...

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GC Angels back GradTouch in £150K funding boost

21st February 2019

Gradtouch, a Manchester Based job matching business, has received a funding boost of £150K ...

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Angel backed tasking app Pinga expands in Central London

18th February 2019

Angel-backed peer-to-peer tasking app Pinga has announced its expansion across Central London, fo...

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Raven secures £300,000 funding from business angels

15th February 2019

Investors have pumped £300,000 into the company behind operations and issue management...

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Tech entrepreneurs to transform cybersecurity with angel backing

13th February 2019

Two tech entrepreneurs aim to transform cybersecurity with a new software platform that allows bu...

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VCT Read ALL

Mobeus welcomes Matt Mead as Venture Partner

22nd February 2019

Mobeus has announced that Matt Mead has joined the team in the newly created role of Venture Part...

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Octopus Investments becomes first manager to reach £1bn AUM

21st February 2019

Octopus Investments “Octopus”, part of Octopus Group and the larges...

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Maven and NVM put £3.25m into Mojo Mortgages

14th February 2019

Maven Capital Partners and NVM Private Equity have completed a £3.25 million equity investm...

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EdTech platform Administrate scales up with £3.78m NVM investment

13th February 2019

NVM Private Equity has invested £2.25 million of growth capital into Edinburgh-based s...

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Jenson backs comms company FrontM

20th February 2019

FrontM, which provides business ICT applications for enterprises operating in areas with little o...

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Jenson makes investment in tech company Col8 Ltd

19th February 2019

Jenson Funding Partners has announced an investment in Col8 L...

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Deepbridge confirms funding boost for North West firms in 2018

19th February 2019

Deepbridge, the Chester-based tax-efficient investment manager, has announced a...

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Jenson invests in 'Uber for vans' VANUSE

18th February 2019

Jenson has made it's latest investment in VANUSE Ltd, an on-demand mobile marketplace app designe...

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Mobeus welcomes Matt Mead as Venture Partner

22nd February 2019

Mobeus has announced that Matt Mead has joined the team in the newly created role of Venture Part...

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Taking the financial headache away from SMEs

21st February 2019

A recruitment business specialising in the financial sector has experienced rap...

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ClearlySo makes new board appointments as it prepares for growth

21st February 2019

  ClearlySo, Europe’s leading impact investment bank, has an...

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Idinvest appoints Bao Dinh as Investment Director

18th February 2019

Idinvest Partners, a leading investor in SMEs across Europe,...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Half of small business owners put homes and savings on the line

18th February 2019

The latest British Bank Business Report[i] paints a worrying picture of the risks...

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Fintech investment reaches record levels in 2018

12th February 2019

The latest Fintech M&A Market Report from international technology mergers ...

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90% of PE firms believe AI will disrupt their sector by 2024

7th February 2019

Intertrust, a global leader in providing expert administrative services to clients operating and ...

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Female start-up founders missing out on billions

6th February 2019

Female start-up founders are missing out on billions of pounds of investment, new research has fo...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Video game Imperium Omni exceeds funding target on Kickstarter

7th February 2019

Storytellers Entertainment have defied the odds by hitting the $25k target for its first solo RPG...

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OurCrowd launches investment in leading global cannabis technology fund

24th January 2019

OurCrowd, a global investment platform and Israel’s leading venture investor has anno...

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TheVeganKind.com raises £65k in crowdfunding round

17th January 2019

A fast-growing online retailer, TheVeganKind.com, has moved into a bigger warehouse in Glasg...

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Cycle.land smashes through fundraising target

17th January 2019

Cycle.land, the bike sharing marketplace unlocking the assets of unused bikes, ha...

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British Business Investments commits £20m to ThinCats

20th February 2019

ThinCats, the fintech lender for mid-sized SMEs, today welcomes a new £20...

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Praetura secures £75m lending facility from NatWest Markets

15th February 2019

Praetura Asset Finance Group (PAF Group), an asset finance lender based in Manchester, today anno...

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Goji demonstrates IF ISA benefits as it brings 25 direct managers on board its platform

8th February 2019

Goji, the specialist direct lending investment manager and platform, has launch...

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£410k MEIF Maven Debt Fund to support Nottingham businesses

7th February 2019

The Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) has provided two debt packages, committing a tota...

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The Growth Company secures £56m to boost employment in the North

22nd February 2019

The Growth Company has been awarded a £56.5m contract package as a result of bidding for ES...

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Riverside invests in premium rum blending specialist E&A Scheer

22nd February 2019

The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm, has made a significant inv...

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AI cyber defender Senseon secures $6.4m to redefine industry approach

22nd February 2019

Senseon, the next generation AI platform for cyber defence, has announced the completion of a see...

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MMC continue to back Gousto as the business announces another £18m funding

21st February 2019

UK-leading meal kit company, Gousto, has raised another £18m in equity funding, b...

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GC Angels back GradTouch in £150K funding boost

21st February 2019

Gradtouch, a Manchester Based job matching business, has received a funding boost of £150K ...

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Jenson backs comms company FrontM

20th February 2019

FrontM, which provides business ICT applications for enterprises operating in areas with little o...

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Jenson makes investment in tech company Col8 Ltd

19th February 2019

Jenson Funding Partners has announced an investment in Col8 L...

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AI & Robotics Read ALL

AI cyber defender Senseon secures $6.4m to redefine industry approach

22nd February 2019

Senseon, the next generation AI platform for cyber defence, has announced the completion of a see...

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MMC backs AI-powered Growth Intelligence again with £1.7m

20th February 2019

MMC-backed Growth Intelligence has raised £1.7m funding, led by 24Haymarket, to h...

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ASTI Mobile Robotics partners with Keensight Capital

12th February 2019

ASTI Mobile Robotics is partnering with Keensight Capital, one of the leading ...

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90% of PE firms believe AI will disrupt their sector by 2024

7th February 2019

Intertrust, a global leader in providing expert administrative services to clients operating and ...

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Resonance backs social enterprise Memory Matters

14th February 2019

Award winning, social enterprise Memory Matters CIC, which runs the Moments Café in ...

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Angel backed PBD Biotech wins Royal Dairy Innovation Award 2019

12th February 2019

Angel-backed company PBD Biotech has had its novel Actiphage® testing technology named a...

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Forth secures investment from Development Bank of Wales

11th February 2019

Innovative biometric tracking service, Forth, which helps people to navigate th...

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UK medicinal marijuana startups take off says Beauhurst report

1st February 2019

Last July, Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies ...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Albemarle Street Partners in merger to deliver enhanced service

22nd February 2019

Albemarle Street Partners (ASP), the specialist advice and i...

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ClearlySo makes new board appointments as it prepares for growth

21st February 2019

  ClearlySo, Europe’s leading impact investment bank, has an...

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Is the UK stockpiling ahead of Brexit?

19th February 2019

Graham Bishop, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management comments on&...

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Praetura secures £75m lending facility from NatWest Markets

15th February 2019

Praetura Asset Finance Group (PAF Group), an asset finance lender based in Manchester, today anno...

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Business Services Read ALL

Mo scales up with £2.2m NVM investment

5th February 2019

NVM Private Equity has committed £2.2 million of growth capital into London-based recogniti...

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One in four UK businesses expect double digit growth in 2019 says IGF

1st February 2019

Over a quarter (27%) of business leaders are expecting revenues to grow&...

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AI in Business: 2019 Trends and Predictions from Instant Office

1st February 2019

AI is already being implemented in businesses around the world, and whi...

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What is an Outperforming Company?

31st January 2019

Flavia Richardson, portfolio Manager for the London Co-Investment Fund , considers the 5 ele...

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The AngelNews Wine Column: Caspar Bowes reports back from Burgundy

3rd December 2018

I’ve just returned from a few days in Burgundy: a brief sojourn that offered (besides clear...

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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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