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Maybe Solutions to open Birmingham base after MEIF funding
Turing Founders brings top investors To Edinburgh seeking investment opportunities
Female tech team secures £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform e-Bate

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23rd August 2019

Kernel Capital leads £2m investment in Belfast Company Silform Technologies

The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI) has led a £2m investment in Belfast-based Silform Technologies, in syndication with private investors. There are billions of tonnes of coal waste around the world today, causing environmental problems and giving rise to significant ongoing costs to mining operators and government agencies. Silform have developed a unique environmentally clean, high volume, low cost pelletizing system for the conversion of coal waste deposits into pellets which have economic value.  The company is currently developing a metallurgical coal pellet for use in the steel industry and the production of an enhanced BioCoal, being 30% l...

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Kernel Capital leads £2m investment in Belfast Company Silform Technologies

23rd August 2019

PredictImmune appoints Tim Rea of BGF as non-executive director

PredictImmune appoints Tim Rea of BGF as non-executive director

PredictImmune, developers of pioneering prognostic tools for guiding treatment options and improving patient outcomes in immune-mediated diseases, is delighted to welcome Tim Rea, an investor at BGF, to its board....

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22nd August 2019

Crane Ventures invests in SpotQA to reduce software testing costs by 80%

Crane Ventures invests in SpotQA to reduce software testing costs by 80%

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22nd August 2019

Archangels leads investment in digital advertising innovator

Archangels leads investment in digital advertising innovator

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22nd August 2019

US and Asian investment in UK tech skyrockets

US and Asian investment in UK tech skyrockets

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22nd August 2019

Fintech mega-deals lead to record-breaking $120bn in H2019

Fintech mega-deals lead to record-breaking $120bn in H2019

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Perspectives Read ALL

Investors to move assets out of UK as economy ‘stumbles towards abyss’, says deVere CEO

12th August 2019

A growing number ofUK and global investors will move their assets overseas as Britain stumbles to...

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SME investments hailed as tonic for market volatility

8th August 2019

PRIVATE equity investments into UK-based small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have be...

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How do founders select the 'right' investor for their business?

6th August 2019

For entrepreneurs to be able to find the ‘right’ investors, and vice versa for funder...

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Electric car models in the European market set to more than triple within the next three years

2nd August 2019

  Commenting on the number of electric car models in the European ...

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Angel Investment Read ALL

Archangels leads investment in digital advertising innovator

22nd August 2019

QueryClick, an Edinburgh-based digital marketing consultancy that aims to transform how effective...

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Green Angel Syndicate invests in BuyMeOnce

7th August 2019

Green Angel Syndicate has invested in BuyMeOnce, the destination website for long lasting product...

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How do founders select the 'right' investor for their business?

6th August 2019

For entrepreneurs to be able to find the ‘right’ investors, and vice versa for funder...

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innogy Ventures invests in world’s first Intelligent Mobility Operating System

8th August 2019

innogy Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of innogy Innovation Hub, has invested ...

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GCHQ accelerator alumni CyberSmart raises £1.3M VC funding

1st August 2019

CyberSmart, a GCHQ Cyber Accelerator alumni, has secured £1.3 million in new financin...

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Thriva secures £6m Series A funding round

1st August 2019

Thriva, the proactive health company, has secured a £6M Series A funding round. The f...

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Foresight invests additional £4m into ONFAB

23rd July 2019

Foresight Group has invested a further £4 million growth capital investme...

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Calculus extis investment in Synpromics exceeding target returns for investors

21st August 2019

Scottish biotech company, and the market leader in gene therapy control technologies, Synpromics,...

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Foresight Williams invests £1.5 million in Industry 4.0 metrology experts INSPHERE

6th August 2019

Foresight Group has made a £1.5 million investment from the Foresight Wil...

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Exploring alternatives for investors in a climate of uncertainty

8th July 2019

Triple Point's Belinda Thomas considers what alternatives there are for investors seeking income ...

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PredictImmune appoints Tim Rea of BGF as non-executive director

23rd August 2019

PredictImmune, developers of pioneering prognostic tools for guiding treatment...

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Turing Founders brings top investors To Edinburgh seeking investment opportunities

23rd August 2019

50 of the leading investors from across Europe will be arriving in Edinburgh next week looking fo...

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Antler strengthens global leadership team

21st August 2019

Antler, the global startup generator and early-stage VC, has appointed Edward Knight as a Global ...

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National finalists of MSDUK Innovation Challenge announced

20th August 2019

The organisers behind the prestigious MSDUK Innovation Challenge have announced their finalists f...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Fintech mega-deals lead to record-breaking $120bn in H2019

22nd August 2019

Three fintech mega-deals totalling $87 billion set the scene for a record-break...

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US and Asian investment in UK tech skyrockets

22nd August 2019

The UK tech sector has attracted more foreign investment in the first seven months of 2019 ...

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Private equity fundraising for Central and Eastern Europe reaches decade high of €1.8 billion

22nd August 2019

Private equity fundraising for Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) hit the highest annual leve...

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Retention fears for UK PLC as talent dilema intensifies

21st August 2019

As the talent dilemma continues, UK businesses are ramping up their focus on re...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

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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We, Equity Crowdfunding Shareholders, are Owners too!

24th June 2019

In his latest article, James Murdoch discusses the importance of regular company reporting and po...

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Why Crowdfunding is the New Business Loan

21st June 2019

In recent years, Alternative Finance funding channels that exist outside of the traditional...

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How to make crowdfunding work in Europe

21st June 2019

If the crowdfunding market in Europe is to continue to develop, it needs an EU-wide framework, sa...

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Maybe Solutions to open Birmingham base after MEIF funding

23rd August 2019

Maybe Solutions, an e-commerce platform developer that helps businesses, towns and cities analyse...

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Jaltek Systems completes £1m funding from IGF

19th August 2019

Jaltek Systems, a leading manufacturer of complex, electronics assemblies has secured a £1m...

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IGF expands ABL team following strong end of year results

9th August 2019

Independent Growth Finance (IGF), a leading independent commercial finance provider, appoints Dav...

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Anglesey ice cream parlour, Red Boad, sails to expansion

1st August 2019

  It’s been serving the Anglesey community delicious g...

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Female tech team secures £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform e-Bate

23rd August 2019

Two female tech entrepreneurs who have developed the UK’s first software ...

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Turing Founders brings top investors To Edinburgh seeking investment opportunities

23rd August 2019

50 of the leading investors from across Europe will be arriving in Edinburgh next week looking fo...

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Crane Ventures invests in SpotQA to reduce software testing costs by 80%

22nd August 2019

SpotQA a leader in automated software testing, today announces the general availability of its fl...

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Female tech team secures £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform e-Bate

23rd August 2019

Two female tech entrepreneurs who have developed the UK’s first software ...

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Kernel Capital leads £2m investment in Belfast Company Silform Technologies

23rd August 2019

The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI)...

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Maybe Solutions to open Birmingham base after MEIF funding

23rd August 2019

Maybe Solutions, an e-commerce platform developer that helps businesses, towns and cities analyse...

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Archangels leads investment in digital advertising innovator

22nd August 2019

QueryClick, an Edinburgh-based digital marketing consultancy that aims to transform how effective...

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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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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

PredictImmune appoints Tim Rea of BGF as non-executive director

23rd August 2019

PredictImmune, developers of pioneering prognostic tools for guiding treatment...

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Calculus extis investment in Synpromics exceeding target returns for investors

21st August 2019

Scottish biotech company, and the market leader in gene therapy control technologies, Synpromics,...

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Wellington Partners raises €210 million life science fund

5th August 2019

Wellington Partners has announced the final close of its fifth-generation fund Wellington P...

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Thriva secures £6m Series A funding round

1st August 2019

Thriva, the proactive health company, has secured a £6M Series A funding round. The f...

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Female tech team secures £950k investment for rebate and pricing platform e-Bate

23rd August 2019

Two female tech entrepreneurs who have developed the UK’s first software ...

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Maven invests £2m in hi-growth FinTech firm Delio

19th August 2019

Maven Capital Partners, one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has invested &po...

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Keller Williams partners with Investerge, the UKs only property investment marketplace

12th August 2019

Keller Williams, the world’s largest estate agency, has entered into a pa...

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CEOs at FTSE 100 financial services companies lacking a background in technology

9th August 2019

With widespread disruption from new and emerging technologies facing compa...

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Business Services Read ALL

Retention fears for UK PLC as talent dilema intensifies

21st August 2019

As the talent dilemma continues, UK businesses are ramping up their focus on re...

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Graphite Capital acquires global conference specialist Hanson Wade

20th August 2019

Graphite Capital, a leading UK mid-market private equity specialist, has backed...

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Appnovation Receives £9.3m in Equity Financing

19th August 2019

Appnovation has received £9.3m in equity financing fro...

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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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