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European venture capital’s “new normal”
Business formations recover to reach new high in 2018 says CFE research

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15th January 2019

Goldman Sachs leads $8m investment in Immersive Labs

Immersive Labs has announced that Goldman Sachs has led an $8m Series A investment round in its fast-growing cyber security skills platform. The funding, made alongside smaller private investors, will grow an offering which arms enterprise IT and cyber security teams with the latest skills by combining threat data with gamified learning.   The award-winning Immersive Labs platform uses real-time feeds of the latest attack techniques, hacker psychology and technological vulnerabilities to rapidly...

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Goldman Sachs leads $8m investment in Immersive Labs

15th January 2019

Heartwood launches new dynamic reporting solution

Heartwood launches new dynamic reporting solution

Heartwood Investment Management, the asset management arm of Handelsbanken in the UK, ...

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14th January 2019

Private clients increasingly interested in private capital exposure

Private clients increasingly interested in private capital exposure

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14th January 2019

Open Bionics attracts £1.5m investment from Foresight Williams

Open Bionics attracts £1.5m investment from Foresight Williams

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14th January 2019

2019: things are getting distributed, edgy and interesting

2019: things are getting distributed, edgy and interesting

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14th January 2019

Chronomics secures £1.12 million seed funding

Chronomics secures £1.12 million seed funding

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Private clients increasingly interested in private capital exposure

14th January 2019

By Robert Crowter-Jones, Head of Private Capital at ...

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2019: things are getting distributed, edgy and interesting

14th January 2019

Simon Murdoch from Episode1 Ventures reflects on what 2019 might bring.......

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Expect volatility but positive returns in 2019 says deVere

10th January 2019

Tom Elliott, deVere Group’s International Investment Strategist, comments on what we can ex...

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Five things to look out for in 2019

9th January 2019

Graham Bishop, investment director at Heartwood Investment Management, gives hi...

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Angel Investment Read ALL

Superfood Bakery raises £240k from investor including Henley Business Angels

14th January 2019

Superfood Bakery, a company that makes delicious gluten-free dairy-free baking mixes and snacks s...

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Lein Applied Diagnostics receives funding from Henley Business Angels

10th January 2019

Lein Applied Diagnostics, a company that specialises in innovative and precise optical technology...

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2018 a record breaking year for Archangels

8th January 2019

Archangels, the Edinburgh-based business angel investment syndicate, believed to be the oldest in...

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HBAN to sign up 75 new angels in 2019

7th January 2019

HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation r...

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Ingenious launches Vision VCT to target television and audio-visual content

11th January 2019

Ingenious, the alternative investment manager that specialises in the media sector, has announced...

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Unicorn AIM VCT to launch new £15 million offer

11th January 2019

The Unicorn AIM VCT plc has announced the intention to launch an offer for subscription to raise ...

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Puma Private Equity closes £3.6m investment in Dymag

10th January 2019

Puma Private Equity, the private equity division of Puma Investments, has closed an investment of...

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Albion Capital launches £36 million VCT fundraising

9th January 2019

Albion Capital, the leading independent investment manager, is seeking to raise...

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EIS / SEIS Read ALL

Open Bionics attracts £1.5m investment from Foresight Williams

14th January 2019

Foresight Group has invested £1.5 million from the Foresight Williams Tec...

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iDefigo raises latest funding from Unicorn Ascension Fund

12th December 2018

iDefigo Group Ltd, which offers IoT (Internet of Things) solutions for the surveillance industry,...

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Seneca Partners sells North West based Foodpack

4th December 2018

3 years on from saving the business from Administration in a £7.5m deal, ...

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Gary Barlow brings festive stardust to Daisy & Ollie Christmas special

26th November 2018

VCT & EIS Investor Forum sponsor CHF Entertainment has announced that supersta...

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IGF bolsters ABL sales team after record-breaking year

15th January 2019

Independent Growth Finance (IGF), the leading independent&nbs...

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WestBridge announces recent promotions

9th January 2019

UK buyout investor, WestBridge, has promoted Tim Whittard to director and Edward Minton to I...

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Kernel Capital appoints new Managing Partner

21st December 2018

Andrew Graham is to take the role of Managing Partner at Kernel Capital in March next year. He ta...

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Ascension Ventures Announces 14 New Investors

20th December 2018

Ascension Ventures, the London-based investment firm, re cent fundin...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Business formations recover to reach new high in 2018 says CFE research

15th January 2019

he latest Companies House data, as analysed by the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CF...

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European venture capital’s “new normal”

15th January 2019

eFront, the leading financial software and solutions provider dedicated to Alte...

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Robert Half reveals top 10 roles for 2019

11th January 2019

Analysts, accountants and digital marketing specialists top a list of in-demand roles in 2019, as...

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Allocations to infrastructure funds set to soar says Foresight Group

8th January 2019

The research, conducted among 200 intermediaries by&...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Abundance closes largest investment to date for Orbital Marine Power

11th January 2019

The UK’s leading peer-to-peer ethical investment company Abundance has started th...

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Crowdcube hits record figures in 2018

8th January 2019

Crowdcube hit its best-ever figures across a range of measures in 2018, as crowdfunding continues...

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Seedrs reports best year yet

7th January 2019

Leading private equity investment platform Seedrs has announced a record-breaking...

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East London is ready for Veganuary as The Plant Hub opens

7th January 2019

The Plant Hub, a brand-new space coming to East London in January 2019 is set to revolution...

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IGF bolsters ABL sales team after record-breaking year

15th January 2019

Independent Growth Finance (IGF), the leading independent&nbs...

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IGF financing fits golf business benross down to a tee

8th January 2019

In 1997 Benross’s CEO Jon Everitt set out with a singular...

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Blend Network secures £10m of seed funding

18th December 2018

PEER-TO-PEER development loans platform Blend Network has secured £10m of funding from priv...

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Giles Andrews joins Dynamic Credit to Chair Supervisory Board

17th December 2018

Giles Andrews OBE, co-founder of Zopa, the world’s first marketplace lender, will join Dyna...

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Venture Capital Read ALL

European venture capital’s “new normal”

15th January 2019

eFront, the leading financial software and solutions provider dedicated to Alte...

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Goldman Sachs leads $8m investment in Immersive Labs

15th January 2019

Immersive Labs has announced that Goldman Sachs has led an $8m Seri...

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Chronomics secures £1.12 million seed funding

14th January 2019

Chronomics, a pioneering company in health-tech innovation, has just launched t...

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LettUs Grow secures £1 million funding

11th January 2019

LettUs Grow, creator of advanced aeroponic technology for indoor farms, has announced it has secu...

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Technology Read ALL

Goldman Sachs leads $8m investment in Immersive Labs

15th January 2019

Immersive Labs has announced that Goldman Sachs has led an $8m Seri...

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Learning is the New Tech says CEO of EdtechX Holdings

9th January 2019

Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet, Chief Executive of EdtechX Holdings, the Nasdaq-listed education techn...

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Boundary Capital Partners portfolio company raises £3.6m to accelerate growth

7th January 2019

  Dymag Group, the British designer and manufacturer of carb...

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Green Angel Syndicate leads investment into e-bike company Swytch Technology

21st December 2018

Green Angel Syndicate (GAS) is delighted to announce its latest investment in state-of-the-art e-...

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Wandelbots raises €6m from Paua Ventures and EQT

14th December 2018

Wandelbots, the company that is democratising robotics with demonstration-based...

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Investing in Computing Architecture – Part II

11th December 2018

Eva Rez from Episode 1 gives her explores Investing in Computing Architecture in the second part ...

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Investing in Computing Architecture: viewpoint from Episode 1

6th December 2018

Episode 1's Eva Rez gives her insight into the opportunities and challenges around investing in C...

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Meet the second batch of startups from Europe's first AI accelerator

3rd December 2018

Rockstart has selected the startups for its 2nd AI accelerator program located in Den Bosch...

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Health Read ALL

Chronomics secures £1.12 million seed funding

14th January 2019

Chronomics, a pioneering company in health-tech innovation, has just launched t...

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Open Bionics attracts £1.5m investment from Foresight Williams

14th January 2019

Foresight Group has invested £1.5 million from the Foresight Williams Tec...

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Lein Applied Diagnostics receives funding from Henley Business Angels

10th January 2019

Lein Applied Diagnostics, a company that specialises in innovative and precise optical technology...

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Silicon Valley Bank’s 2019 Healthcare Report: record investment in the U.S. and Europe

8th January 2019

Healthcare venture investment in the U.S. and Europe reached a new high in 2018, according to Sil...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Business formations recover to reach new high in 2018 says CFE research

15th January 2019

he latest Companies House data, as analysed by the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CF...

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Heartwood launches new dynamic reporting solution

15th January 2019

Heartwood Investment Management, the asset management arm of Handelsbanken in the UK, ...

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Private clients increasingly interested in private capital exposure

14th January 2019

By Robert Crowter-Jones, Head of Private Capital at ...

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TNS launches new P2P VPN Solution

10th January 2019

Transaction Network Services (TNS) is increasing its finan...

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P2PFA platforms surpass £10 billion in lending

13th December 2018

Total lending facilitated by P2PFA platforms passed £10 billion during th...

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Shoosmiths advises on nGAGE’s acquisition of Henlow Recruitment Group

7th December 2018

Private equity experts at UK law firm Shoosmiths have advised nGAGE, one of ...

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Over a third of SMEs concerned about Brexit, says GlobalData

6th December 2018

Brexit remains the largest concern for small businesses in 2018, as uncertainty remains over whet...

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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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