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13th November 2018

Mercia backed nDreams reveals first VR Arcade titles

Mercia Technologies portfolio company nDreams, the award-winning virtual reality (VR) developer and publisher, has set up a dedicated team to create VR games and experiences for the fast-growing location-based entertainment (LBE) market. The first two titles, Shooty Fruity Arcade and Perfect Balloon Flight, will hit arcades in the coming months. Shooty Fruity Arcade sees the critically acclaimed home VR game tailored specifically for an over-the-top arcade experience, giving even more people the chance to prove their skills as a mutant fruit-shooting checkout assistant! nDreams has joined forces with the likes of Ctrl V, VR Junkies, SynthesisVR and SpringboardVR as key arcade partners, with the game launching this winter....

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Mercia backed nDreams reveals first VR Arcade titles

13th November 2018

Can entrepreneurs truly understand resilience when they have limited experience of why they require it?

Can entrepreneurs truly understand resilience when they have limited experience of why they require it?

The term resilience has become synonymous for SMEs that can weather Brexit - but what does this actually mean in the context of one of the most seismic events to effect the UK economy and private sector? Jenny Tooth, CEO of the UK Business Angels Association (...

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12th November 2018

Growth Investor Awards winners announced

Growth Investor Awards winners announced

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12th November 2018

Mercia leads £900k funding for Cyan Forensics

Mercia leads £900k funding for Cyan Forensics

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12th November 2018

FreeOx Biotech closes €500,000 funding round

FreeOx Biotech closes €500,000 funding round

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12th November 2018

Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures invest €2.25m in Nova Leah

Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures invest €2.25m in Nova Leah

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Can entrepreneurs truly understand resilience when they have limited experience of why they require it?

13th November 2018

The term resilience has become synonymous for SMEs that can weather Brexit - but what does ...

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IW Capital calls for greater equal opportunities in the UK finance sector

12th November 2018

A week on from an Autumn Budget that failed to address the differences in opportunities for...

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The Invested Investor, Startup Spotlight

7th November 2018

‘Start-up Spotlight’ by Invested Investor, published in par...

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GTM IV – What tools should we use and where can I access advice?

1st November 2018

By Siobhan Clarke, Episode 1  Ventures Over a series of ...

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The Invested Investor, Startup Spotlight

7th November 2018

‘Start-up Spotlight’ by Invested Investor, published in par...

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HBAN aims to raise €10M from 50 female angels

5th November 2018

HBAN says it plans to recruit 50 new female business angel investo...

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Fluentify raises £1.5m to expand into the French market

2nd November 2018

Fluentify, an online language tutoring platform that enable...

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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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Maven Capital Partners completes investment in Acton Banks

24th October 2018

Maven Capital Partners has led the management buyout of Acton Banks Limited,&nb...

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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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Catapult Network adds £215 million for regional investment

26th October 2018

Comment by Mark Browridge, Director General of EI...

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Foresight Williams invests £1.7m in FreeFlow Technologies

25th October 2018

Foresight Group has announced a £1.7 million investment from the Foresight Williams Technol...

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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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Growth Investor Awards winners announced

12th November 2018

BBC presenter Claudia Winkleman hosted the 2018 Growth Invest...

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Rejuicenate wins British Business Bank’s ‘Good to Grow’ competition

9th November 2018

Rejuicenate, a small business run by Liverpool-based sibling trio Adil, Leith and Dina Taha has w...

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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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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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State of the Markets Report from Silicon Valley Bank

6th November 2018

Silicon Valley Bank has released its State of the Markets Q4 2018 Report,&n...

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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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Seedrs' monthly round-up

2nd November 2018

11 companies have made their funding targets and closed their rounds on Seedrs in October:...

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Wahed Invest raises additional £6m as international expansion accelerates

29th October 2018

  Wahed Invest, the UK’s first halal online investment platform, has rai...

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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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Unprecedented growth continues at Independent Growth Finance

1st November 2018

  Independent Growth Finance (IGF), a leading independent asset based lender, ...

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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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GTR Ventures makes 3 new deals at Singapore FinTech Festival

13th November 2018

GTR Ventures, the world’s first investment and venture-building platform specialised in tra...

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Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures invest €2.25m in Nova Leah

12th November 2018

Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures have invested €2.25 million in Dund...

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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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Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures invest €2.25m in Nova Leah

12th November 2018

Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures have invested €2.25 million in Dund...

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Mercia leads £900k funding for Cyan Forensics

12th November 2018

  Scottish startup Cyan Forensics, whic...

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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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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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Medherant positive Phase I results for drug delivery patch

8th November 2018

Mercia Technologies investment Medherant, a developer of innovative transdermal drug delivery tre...

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PBD Biotech secures grant of key patent for its new bacterial diagnostic technology

29th October 2018

Suffolk-based biotechnology company, PBD Biotech Ltd, has announced that its key technology paten...

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Maven Capital Partners completes investment in Acton Banks

24th October 2018

Maven Capital Partners has led the management buyout of Acton Banks Limited,&nb...

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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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British Business Bank increases funding to Henry Howard Finance

29th October 2018

The British Business Bank, the UK government-owned economic development bank, has announced a sec...

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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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NorthInvest Announces partnership with Driad

9th November 2018

Northern Powerhouse focused company NorthInvest has announced a new partnership with Leeds based ...

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Fuel Ventures adds Real Links to expanding portfolio

5th November 2018

An online platform aimed at helping businesses improve employee referrals and reduce hiring costs...

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Shoosmiths advises Octopus Investments on clinical trial software deal

2nd November 2018

Shoosmiths has advised the intermediate capital team of Octopus Investments on its latest growth ...

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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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