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Digital GP service receives £1 million investment from Maven
Wandelbots raises €6m from Paua Ventures and EQT
PopTopUK f£615k from Dow Schofield Watts Angels and Northstar

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14th December 2018

Angels Invest Wales confirm £400,000 for DAS

Angels Invest Wales has closed its second Wales Angel Co-investment Fund deal with a £400,000 seed investment round in Digital Asset Services (DAS). Completed by lead investor Ashley Cooper, the angel syndicate includes Paul Teather of Pragmatica and Phil Buck of SunnyBarn Investments. The round also includes VC firm Hambro Perks Insurtech Gateway (HPIG) Launched in 2018, DAS is led by CEO David Janczewski, who spent several years leading The Royal Mint’s blockchain-enabled digital gold initiative and providing advice to other blockchain projects. Working with co-founders Adam Smith and Ben Davis, the team are well advanced in developing a security and insurance product, built on blockchain infrastructure, that reduces the risks of holding and using cryptocurrencies....

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Angels Invest Wales confirm £400,000 for DAS

14th December 2018

Gareth Price joins Maven's investment team

Gareth Price joins Maven's investment team

Maven Capital Partners has further expanded its investment team with the appointment of Gareth Price. Joining as an investment director, Gareth is responsible for sourcing VCT opportunities, investments for Maven’s MBO fund, and its private ...

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13th December 2018

Latest Riverside Exit Sounds Great

Latest Riverside Exit Sounds Great

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13th December 2018

InMotion Ventures invests in six new companies in 2018

InMotion Ventures invests in six new companies in 2018

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13th December 2018

Mid Europa Partners acquires intive from Enterprise Investors

Mid Europa Partners acquires intive from Enterprise Investors

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13th December 2018

P2PFA platforms surpass £10 billion in lending

P2PFA platforms surpass £10 billion in lending

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'Investing is a team sport...' says serial investor Bridget Connell

12th December 2018

In its latest interview Invested Investor talks to Bridget Connell, ...

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eMoov learned the hard way what it costs to win

11th December 2018

Emoov has gone into administration and the assets may be sold by the administrato...

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Does a more challenging period lie ahead for credit investors?

11th December 2018

David Absolon, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management, looks ah...

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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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PopTopUK f£615k from Dow Schofield Watts Angels and Northstar

14th December 2018

PopTopUK Limited, the UK’s leading online events marketplace, has secured a £615,000 ...

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Angels Invest Wales confirm £400,000 for DAS

14th December 2018

Angels Invest Wales has closed its second Wales Angel Co-investment Fund deal w...

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'Investing is a team sport...' says serial investor Bridget Connell

12th December 2018

In its latest interview Invested Investor talks to Bridget Connell, ...

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techspert.io receives £1M for world’s first AI-powered ‘expert finder’

12th December 2018

techspert.io has secured £1M in second round funding for its pioneering expert-finding and ...

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Gareth Price joins Maven's investment team

14th December 2018

Maven Capital Partners has further expanded its...

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Maven and SIB exit investment in Incremental delivering a 4.1x return

10th December 2018

Maven Capital Partners and the Scottish Investment Bank have...

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Maven & YFM exit Indigo Telecom Group

10th December 2018

Maven Capital Partners and YFM Equity Partners have exited their investment in ...

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NVM adds four to investment team

5th December 2018

NVM Private Equity has strengthened its  investment team with the recruitment of Sam Si...

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iDefigo Group raises £1.5m 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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Sunamp raises £2.2m late seed funding from Equity Gap and Par Equity

23rd November 2018

Sunamp, the technology company that is fundamentally improvin...

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Gareth Price joins Maven's investment team

14th December 2018

Maven Capital Partners has further expanded its...

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LNC Therapeutics appoints board members

13th December 2018

LNC Therapeutics, a French biotech company specializing in gut microbiome-based drug discov...

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British Business Bank appoints Director for the North and Midlands

12th December 2018

The British Business Bank has appointed Geoff Whiteland to a new position as UK Network Director,...

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NVM adds four to investment team

5th December 2018

NVM Private Equity has strengthened its  investment team with the recruitment of Sam Si...

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Governments intervene in 42.2% of all European VC investments

10th December 2018

European governments intervene in almost half of all venture capital investments for entrepreneur...

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Only 1% of entrepreneurs regret starting their own company

10th December 2018

New research by The Recruit Venture Group has uncovered the truths behind being a busin...

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Research: Size matters in private equity reporting says eFront

7th December 2018

First study of its kind from eFront finds that&nb...

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CrowdProperty first property lender to provide performance metrics

7th December 2018

CrowdProperty has become the latest peer-to-peer loan originator to disclose their lending perfor...

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Nine companies have closed funding Seedrs in November

5th December 2018

9 companies reached their funding targets with Seedrs in November...

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New board member for Intro Crowd

3rd December 2018

  Strategic land investment platform Intro Crowd is ...

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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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Does a more challenging period lie ahead for credit investors?

11th December 2018

David Absolon, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management, looks ah...

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CrowdProperty first property lender to provide performance metrics

7th December 2018

CrowdProperty has become the latest peer-to-peer loan originator to disclose their lending perfor...

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MEIF Maven Debt Finance backs Automotive Macliver

6th December 2018

MEIF Maven Debt Finance has provided Automotive MacIiver Limited, the designer...

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Digital GP service receives £1 million investment from Maven

14th December 2018

A Coventry-firm responsible for creating a web platform that provides online services for general...

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Latest Riverside Exit Sounds Great

13th December 2018

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement to sell DPA Microphones (DPA), an A...

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Mid Europa Partners acquires intive from Enterprise Investors

13th December 2018

Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, has enter...

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InMotion Ventures invests in six new companies in 2018

13th December 2018

In 2018, InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture...

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Mid Europa Partners acquires intive from Enterprise Investors

13th December 2018

Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, has enter...

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InMotion Ventures invests in six new companies in 2018

13th December 2018

In 2018, InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture...

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techspert.io receives £1M for world’s first AI-powered ‘expert finder’

12th December 2018

techspert.io has secured £1M in second round funding for its pioneering expert-finding and ...

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iDefigo Group raises £1.5m 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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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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Digital GP service receives £1 million investment from Maven

14th December 2018

A Coventry-firm responsible for creating a web platform that provides online services for general...

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eHealth Ventures Invests in Engineering for All

12th December 2018

eHealth Ventures, the leading Digital Health technological incubator in Israel, has announced the...

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New Company Accepted at the eHealth Ventures Incubator

29th November 2018

eHealth Ventures, the leading Digital Health technological incubator in Israel, has announced the...

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OMass Therapeutics announces £14 M Series A financing

27th November 2018

OMass Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company using structural mass spectrometry to disco...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Does a more challenging period lie ahead for credit investors?

11th December 2018

David Absolon, Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management, looks ah...

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deVere launches range of investment solutions under new division, dVAM

4th December 2018

One of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations, deVere Group, is t...

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PIMFA calls for a review of the FSCS following a further interim levy announcement

30th November 2018

  PIMFA, the trade association for investment managers and financial advisers,...

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Japanese equities: A sleeping giant slowly awakes

27th November 2018

Michael Stanes, Investment Director at ...

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Business Services Read ALL

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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