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21st March 2019

GetAgent raises £2.2m led by Marchmont Ventures

Leading estate agency comparison business GetAgent has closed a £2.2m super-seed round from a consortium of investors led by Marchmont Ventures, backers of Motorway.co.uk and joins the Channel 4 Commercial Growth Fund, the investment arm of Channel 4 Television which invested in 2018.  GetAgent is the estate agency comparison website, comparing the performance of every UK estate agency via multiple, third party data points to reliably help potential home sellers choose the right agent based upon performance....

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GetAgent raises £2.2m led by Marchmont Ventures

21st March 2019

Mayfair 101 strengthens advisory board

Mayfair 101 strengthens advisory board

Fast-growing international investment and corporate advisory group Mayfair 101 has added leading business figures from telecommunications, ...

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20th March 2019

Rcapital exits Cash Generator in franchisee sale

Rcapital exits Cash Generator in franchisee sale

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20th March 2019

CrowdProperty secures £100 million institutional backing

CrowdProperty secures £100 million institutional backing

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20th March 2019

Leading neuro-tech firm Neurovalens raises £4.6 million

Leading neuro-tech firm Neurovalens raises £4.6 million

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20th March 2019

Praetura Ventures is raising its first EIS fund to bridge funding gap in the North West

Praetura Ventures is raising its first EIS fund to bridge funding gap in the North West

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IW Capital viewpoint on the Spring Statement

20th March 2019

Luke Davis, CEO and Founder of IW Capital, a...

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Angel CoFund comments on the Chancellor's Spring Statement

19th March 2019

Tim Mills, Management Director of the Angel CoFund has made the follo...

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Female start-up founders missing out on billions of pounds of investment

18th March 2019

By Sophia Matveeva, CEO and Co-Founder of Enty, talks about why f...

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Invested Investor speaks to inspirational VC and angel investor Ramona Liberoff

13th March 2019

In  this month's Startup Spotlight Invested Investor speaks to Ramona Liber...

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce President Tim Allen Joins Archangels

19th March 2019

Tim Allan is joining the board of Archangels, the leading angel investor group specialising ...

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St Andrews Angels of London launches in partnership with Withers Tech

19th March 2019

A new investor network has launched with the goal of building an ecosystem of entrepreneurialism ...

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Record year for Scottish investment syndicate Kelvin Capital

15th March 2019

Glasgow based investment syndicate Kelvin Capital has moved into its tenth year of business by co...

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Angel network launches new platform connecting female investors with start-ups

13th March 2019

Angel Investment Network (AIN) the UK’s largest online platform connecting angel investors ...

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Downing FOUR VCT Healthcare open for tax year-end investments

18th March 2019

As the tax year draws to a close, the Downing FOUR Ve...

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Maven leads £7m investment in electric vehicle company AVID

8th March 2019

Maven Capital Partners has led a £7 million investment in Northumberland ...

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Maven invests £10 million in North East businesses

6th March 2019

Since opening offices in Newcastle and Durham in May 2017, Maven Capital Partne...

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Octopus Investments funding secures a bright future for Rotolight

26th February 2019

British technology company Rotolight, which specialises in creating advanced LED lighti...

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EIS / SEIS Read ALL

Praetura Ventures is raising its first EIS fund to bridge funding gap in the North West

20th March 2019

Praetura Ventures is raising money for its first Enterprise Investment Scheme (...

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Foresight invests £249k into Usheru Limited

14th March 2019

Foresight Group has invested £249,000 in Usheru Limited, the firm behind ...

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Vala Capital EIS fund will be fully invested by tax year end

13th March 2019

Vala Capital expects to invest all the capital raised...

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Deepbridge Capital appoints new Investment Manager

12th March 2019

Deepbridge, the tax-efficient investment manager, has appointed Alison Mau...

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Mayfair 101 strengthens advisory board

21st March 2019

Fast-growing international investment and corporate advisory group ...

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce President Tim Allen Joins Archangels

19th March 2019

Tim Allan is joining the board of Archangels, the leading angel investor group specialising ...

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Female start-up founders missing out on billions of pounds of investment

18th March 2019

By Sophia Matveeva, CEO and Co-Founder of Enty, talks about why f...

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Downing expands property finance team

14th March 2019

Downing has appointed John Pollington as Investment Director, and Oliver Pettafor, as a Loan Serv...

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Marketplace lending sees record £6bn year, but growth slows

21st March 2019

Marketplace lending hit a record £6.1bn in 2018...

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AlbionVC study highlights impact of workplace culture on companies’ ability to scale

19th March 2019

AlbionVC, the technology investment arm of Albion Capital, today published a new ...

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SMEs cautious in an uncertain environment, but upbeat about future growth

15th March 2019

BVA BDRC has published its quarterly SME Finance...

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Beauhurst publishes funding statistics for UK female entrepreneurs

14th March 2019

Beanuhurst marked International Women's Day by highlighting the continuing gender imbalance...

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CrowdProperty secures £100 million institutional backing

20th March 2019

Specialist property peer-to-peer lender CrowdProperty has secured the backing of ...

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Cazana raises 150% of target goal on Crowdcube

15th March 2019

Disruptive Automotive AI start-up Cazana.com has closed its crowd-fundraise at £1.56 millio...

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Seedrs Autoinvest launches full customisation as it moves out of Beta

15th March 2019

Leading online investment platform Seedrs announces the highl...

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OurCrowd celebrates $1 billion raised, 170 companies, 18 funds and 29 exits

13th March 2019

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

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Marketplace lending sees record £6bn year, but growth slows

21st March 2019

Marketplace lending hit a record £6.1bn in 2018...

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GetAgent raises £2.2m led by Marchmont Ventures

21st March 2019

Leading estate agency comparison business GetAgent has closed a £2.2m super-seed round from...

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CrowdProperty secures £100 million institutional backing

20th March 2019

Specialist property peer-to-peer lender CrowdProperty has secured the backing of ...

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Fuel Ventures invests £2m in B2B lending platform CreditDigital

15th March 2019

London-based VC fund Fuel Ventures has expanded its portfolio of early-stage companies, investing...

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UKCloud secures investment from Digital Alpha

21st March 2019

UKCloud, the multi-cloud experts dedicated to making transformation happen acro...

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GetAgent raises £2.2m led by Marchmont Ventures

21st March 2019

Leading estate agency comparison business GetAgent has closed a £2.2m super-seed round from...

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Rcapital exits Cash Generator in franchisee sale

20th March 2019

Private investor Rcapital has completed a Franchisee-led Buyout of Cash Generat...

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IW Capital viewpoint on the Spring Statement

20th March 2019

Luke Davis, CEO and Founder of IW Capital, a...

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Technology Read ALL

UKCloud secures investment from Digital Alpha

21st March 2019

UKCloud, the multi-cloud experts dedicated to making transformation happen acro...

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St Andrews Angels of London launches in partnership with Withers Tech

19th March 2019

A new investor network has launched with the goal of building an ecosystem of entrepreneurialism ...

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HR tech platform Hibob raises $20 million series A funding

18th March 2019

London and Tel Aviv based HR tech platform Hibob has raised $20m...

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Cazana raises 150% of target goal on Crowdcube

15th March 2019

Disruptive Automotive AI start-up Cazana.com has closed its crowd-fundraise at £1.56 millio...

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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 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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Leading neuro-tech firm Neurovalens raises £4.6 million

20th March 2019

Belfast-based health tech company, Neurovalens, has secured one of the largest ever Series A...

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Downing FOUR VCT Healthcare open for tax year-end investments

18th March 2019

As the tax year draws to a close, the Downing FOUR Ve...

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Global Venture Partners backs veterinary tech business Felcana

7th March 2019

London-based veterinary tech business, Felcana, has received an early stage venture capital inves...

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Beauhurst report maps UK Life Sciences landscape

6th March 2019

Beauhurst has outlined the UK’s Life Sciences landscape and provided a downloadable sp...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Praetura Ventures is raising its first EIS fund to bridge funding gap in the North West

20th March 2019

Praetura Ventures is raising money for its first Enterprise Investment Scheme (...

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Angel CoFund comments on the Chancellor's Spring Statement

19th March 2019

Tim Mills, Management Director of the Angel CoFund has made the follo...

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Bowmark Capital backs buy-out of Pirum from Five Arrows

19th March 2019

Bowmark Capital is backing the buy-out of Pirum Systems, the leading provider of post-trade marke...

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deVere CEO acquires UAE wealth adviser, Credence International

1st March 2019

deVere Group, one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations, has ...

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BGF invests £11.6m in Invenio Business Solutions

18th March 2019

BGF has invested £11.6m in Invenio, a UK-headquartered and glob...

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HR tech platform Hibob raises $20 million series A funding

18th March 2019

London and Tel Aviv based HR tech platform Hibob has raised $20m...

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VenueScanner raises £1 million funding

11th March 2019

VenueScanner has raised £1 million to roll out its sharing economy marketplace for boo...

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Robert Owen Community Banking Fund accredited by British Business Bank

5th March 2019

The British Business Bank has announced the accreditation of Robert Owen Community Banking Fund (...

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Inflexion acquires Times Higher Education from TPG Capital

5th March 2019

Inflexion Private Equity has acquired Times Higher Education (“THE”) from TPG Capital...

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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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