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President of Aetna International appointed as Chair of Braintrain2020
New tool to help companies assess potential in e-learning for growth & expansion.

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15th August 2018

Investly introduces platform for partners

Following a new financing round earlier this year and Nesta’s Open Banking prize last year, London based invoice finance provider Investly has opened their platform to help partners such as banks, working capital providers, e-invoicing platforms and retail/wholesale marketplaces serve their business customers the financing they need. Investly provides selective invoice discounting to businesses in the UK and Estonia for which it has built the credit model, operations and technology with the aim of expanding the reach of businesses that can be served sustainably. ...

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Investly introduces platform for partners

15th August 2018

AngelNews wine column - Burgundy has bargains

AngelNews wine column - Burgundy has bargains

Burgundy has long been regarded as not the sort of region one “visits” should bargain-hunting be on the agenda....

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14th August 2018

Mercia Fund Managers finalist at 2018 Growth Investor Awards

Mercia Fund Managers finalist at 2018 Growth Investor Awards

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14th August 2018

MMC Ventures announces senior appointments

MMC Ventures announces senior appointments

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14th August 2018

Silicon Valley investors eye cheap British technology

Silicon Valley investors eye cheap British technology

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14th August 2018

Artios completes £65m Series B investment round

Artios completes £65m Series B investment round

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Perspectives Read ALL

The secret to successful staff reviews

14th August 2018

Stefano Maifreni, Founder of Eggeclerate, discusses why your team is as important to your figures...

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Time to cheer UK's world-class tax-efficient schemes

10th August 2018

While the rumblings and political discontent continues around Brexit and the purported 'turmoil' ...

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Invest with your head not your heart

8th August 2018

  We all want a secure financial future and to ...

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Nine realistic work perks every employee would love

6th August 2018

  Free snacks, flexible working hours and paid-for fitness m...

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Angel Investment Read ALL

PBD Biotech closes seed funding

13th August 2018

UK agri-tech start-up PBD Biotech, developers of the first rapid test for live mycobacteria, has ...

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HBAN angels get a 10 times return on Phorest investment

2nd August 2018

A number of the original HBAN investors in software develope...

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Maven VCTs lead £2.5 million investment in Bright Network

2nd August 2018

Maven Capital Partners has led the £2.5 million investment in Bright Network, a media techn...

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Startup Funding Club closes its 100th fund investment

30th July 2018

Startup Funding Club has invested £570K into Blue Skies Space Ltd alongside the London Co-I...

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Octopus launches £20 million fundraise for AIM VCTs

13th August 2018

  Octopus Investments, part of Octopus Group and the largest...

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Calculus Capital invests £2m in Oxford BioTherapeutics

8th August 2018

Calculus Capital, the award-winning Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust ...

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The Naked Deli’s world-first airport outlet at Newcastle

6th August 2018

Foresight portfolio company, The Naked Deli, has opened its world-first airport outlet at Newcast...

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Maven VCTs lead £2.5 million investment in Bright Network

2nd August 2018

Maven Capital Partners has led the £2.5 million investment in Bright Network, a media techn...

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Calculus Capital invests £2m in Oxford BioTherapeutics

8th August 2018

Calculus Capital, the award-winning Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust ...

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How can we make our industry bigger and better asks EISA's Mark Brownridge

2nd August 2018

EISA's Mark Brownridge outlines his thoughts as to how we could make our industry bigger and bett...

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Nexus Investments launches EIS Scale-Up Fund

26th July 2018

Nexus Investments, a division of Harry Hyman’s ...

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President of Aetna International appointed as Chair of Braintrain2020

15th August 2018

Richard di Benedetto has been appointed as a director and non-executive chairman of ...

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MMC Ventures announces senior appointments

14th August 2018

Venture capital firm MMC Ventures has announced the appointment of senior advisers to help guide ...

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Mercia Fund Managers finalist at 2018 Growth Investor Awards

14th August 2018

Mercia Fund Managers has been shortlisted for Growth Investor of the Year and Best EIS Investment...

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Mediolanum Asset Management bolsters investment team

13th August 2018

Mediolanum Asset Management (MAML), the Irish asset management company of the Mediolanum Banking ...

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Knowledge Read ALL

Silicon Valley investors eye cheap British technology

14th August 2018

In partnership with global law firm Penningtons Manches, Beauhurst recently produced a groun...

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Half of British savers are suffering from ‘investophobia’

13th August 2018

A study released  by Scottish Friendly reveals that many British savers are suffer...

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Innovative finance ISAs take off after first ISA season

3rd August 2018

Innovative Finance ISAs (IF ISAs) have seen significant take-up in the first year of being widely...

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Bickering in the Workplace – Ten Most Common Reasons for Office Arguments

31st July 2018

Office workers have been warned to get along with their colleagues by avoiding the ten top reason...

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OurCrowd named most active venture investor in Israel by PitchBook

10th August 2018

OurCrowd, a leading global equity crowdfunding platform has been named t...

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Crowd investors make 19x returns on Revolut investment

8th August 2018

Crowd investors who invested in Revolut, Britain’s first digital banking ...

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Oddbox kickstarts wonky veg revolution with £520k fund raise

3rd August 2018

Oddbox, London’s biggest independent wonky fruit and veg box scheme, reached its crowdfundi...

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County Finance Group made accredited partner for EFG programme

15th August 2018

The British Business Bank has announced that it has accredited Lutterworth-based County Finance G...

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Zopa secures £44m in fundraising as IPO rumours continue

10th August 2018

ZOPA has raised £44m in the first stage of a new fundraising round, in the latest sig...

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P2PFA response to FCA proposals for P2P lending sector

1st August 2018

The Financial Conduct Authority has  published the next stage of the post-...

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MMC Ventures announces senior appointments

14th August 2018

Venture capital firm MMC Ventures has announced the appointment of senior advisers to help guide ...

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Mercia Fund Managers finalist at 2018 Growth Investor Awards

14th August 2018

Mercia Fund Managers has been shortlisted for Growth Investor of the Year and Best EIS Investment...

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Artios completes £65m Series B investment round

14th August 2018

Arix Bioscience plc, a global healthcare and life science company supporting medical innovation, ...

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UCL Spin-out Hazy adds $1.8 million in seed funding

13th August 2018

Hazy, the London-based AI company enabling ethical, effortless and GDPR-compliant data shar...

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Technology Read ALL

Silicon Valley investors eye cheap British technology

14th August 2018

In partnership with global law firm Penningtons Manches, Beauhurst recently produced a groun...

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YFM backs £10m MBO of DSP Database Managed Services

7th August 2018

YFM Equity Partners has backed the MBO of DSP Database Managed Services, a lead...

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BGF invests £6.4m in web hosting company Miss Group

7th August 2018

High-growth Miss Group, a web hosting company, has received a £6.4m inves...

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Braintrain2020 appoints Richard di Benedetto as Chairman

3rd August 2018

Richard di Benedetto, the current President of Aetna International, one of the world’s larg...

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AI & Robotics Read ALL

UCL Spin-out Hazy adds $1.8 million in seed funding

13th August 2018

Hazy, the London-based AI company enabling ethical, effortless and GDPR-compliant data shar...

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MMC Ventures backs Signal Media's $16 million series B

6th July 2018

A.I.-powered reputation management and decision support platform, Signal Media, has announced a&n...

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Other Mind Closes Seed Funding Round

3rd July 2018

Other Mind, Inc. the first intelligent ...

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Beringea backs Aistemos

3rd July 2018

Aistemos, the leading provider of patent analytics software, has today announced it has secured a...

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Artios completes £65m Series B investment round

14th August 2018

Arix Bioscience plc, a global healthcare and life science company supporting medical innovation, ...

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PBD Biotech closes seed funding

13th August 2018

UK agri-tech start-up PBD Biotech, developers of the first rapid test for live mycobacteria, has ...

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Sangamo Therapeutics to acquire TxCell

31st July 2018

  Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. and TxCell S.A. have announced t...

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snap40 Raises $8 Million in Funding Led by ADV

31st July 2018

snap40, an AI-enabled healthcare company with the mission to protect the health of every human be...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Investly introduces platform for partners

15th August 2018

Following a new financing round earlier this year and Nesta’s Open Banking prize last...

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Mediolanum Asset Management bolsters investment team

13th August 2018

Mediolanum Asset Management (MAML), the Irish asset management company of the Mediolanum Banking ...

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Half of British savers are suffering from ‘investophobia’

13th August 2018

A study released  by Scottish Friendly reveals that many British savers are suffer...

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HMRC receives record breaking 5.2bn from Inheritance tax

9th August 2018

HMRC have received a record breaking £5.2bn from inheritance tax for the 2017/2018 tax year...

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Business Services Read ALL

New tool to help companies assess potential in e-learning for growth & expansion.

15th August 2018

UK based e-learning specialist Candle Learning has announced the launch of their latest online to...

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Paragon Group acquires Imprimus

10th July 2018

Paragon Group, the leading provider of customer communications, identification and graphics servi...

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Seven Things to Consider Before Relocating Your Business

22nd June 2018

Business owners are being supplied with useful advice in order to help them keep the stress of re...

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DevOpsGroup raises £3m from BGF

22nd June 2018

BGF has invested £3m of growth capital into Cardiff-headquartered DevOps...

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AngelNews wine column - Burgundy has bargains

15th August 2018

Burgundy has long been regarded as not the sort of region one “visits” should bargain...

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AngelNews wine column: Modern Times – The Fog and the Heat

6th August 2018

Wine’s at a curious crossroads and the future is as foggy as an especially opaque Tyne morn...

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AngelNews wine column - Bordeaux

31st July 2018

The curtain has long since been drawn on the 2017 Bordeaux primeurs campaign and merchants the wo...

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