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Jaltek Systems completes funding with £1m facility from IGF

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19th August 2019

Appnovation Receives £9.3m in Equity Financing

Appnovation has received £9.3m in equity financing from a joint partnership between the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF) and the UK’s BGF. The investment will allow Appnovation to accelerate its international growth and expansion strategy, spurring jobs and economic growth in Canada, the UK and beyond.   Appnovation is a full-service digital consultancy, focused on delivering meaningful business outcomes that drive innovation, growth and ultimately value for its clients. Through digital strategy and a deep industry focus across a variety of verticals (including some of the largest financial services and pharmaceutical companies in the world),Appnovation’s expertise with user-centric, design-led experiences a...

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Appnovation Receives £9.3m in Equity Financing

19th August 2019

BDO Leeds advises Sukhothai on partial MBO

BDO Leeds advises Sukhothai on partial MBO

BDO LLP has advised the management team and shareholders at Sukhothai on its recent recapitalisation. Sukhothai, the Leeds-based Thai casual dining group operating under the Sukhothai and Zaap brands has used funding provided by HSBC to facilitate a partial-MBO from founders Gerrard Marks an...

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12th August 2019

The US population is increasingly better off, and increasingly unequal

The US population is increasingly better off, and increasingly unequal

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12th August 2019

Panoramic supports Manchester based Vaioni in next phase of growth

Panoramic supports Manchester based Vaioni in next phase of growth

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12th August 2019

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

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

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12th August 2019

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

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

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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

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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Nottingham’s universities join forces with Minerva Business Angels

29th July 2019

Minerva Business Angels, part of the University of Warwick Science Park and one of the most succe...

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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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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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Fertility startup Dr Fertility raises £1 million seed funding

25th June 2019

North West-focused Praetura Ventures has backed fertility startup Dr Fertility in ...

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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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Paul Lehair joins AlbionVC as Investment Manager

8th August 2019

AlbionVC, the technology investment arm of Albion Capital, has appointed Paul L...

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Exporting is easy – when you have a plan

5th August 2019

This autumn Brexit will again dominate the minds of businesses and traders, but UK's SMEs s...

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Knowledge Read ALL

The US population is increasingly better off, and increasingly unequal

12th August 2019

According to the emotively-named ‘Misery Index’, the US is better o...

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Economic Intelligence Wales’ report highlights confidence in Welsh businesses

9th August 2019

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in Wales have higher levels of confidence than their UK counte...

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Start-up survival and death rates according to Beauhurst

9th August 2019

In 2018, Enterprise Research found that almost half (45.3%) of startups don't survive b...

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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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Jaltek Systems completes funding with £1m facility 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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British Business Bank supports over 89,000 businesses over the year

29th July 2019

British Business Bank has supported over 89.000 businesses with £6.6bn of finance, an incre...

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Maven invests £2 million in high-growth FinTech provider Delio

19th August 2019

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

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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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BDO Leeds advises Sukhothai on partial MBO

19th August 2019

BDO LLP has advised the management team and shareholders at Sukhothai on its recent recapitalisat...

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Technology Read ALL

Maven invests £2 million in high-growth FinTech provider Delio

19th August 2019

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

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Panoramic supports Manchester based Vaioni in next phase of growth

12th August 2019

Panoramic Growth Equity, a leading equity investor in fast growing, entrep...

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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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Bombora makes waves with Development Bank of Wales funding

7th August 2019

Innovative wave energy technology developer Bombora has secured a seven figure working capital fa...

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Media Read ALL

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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AI & Robotics Read ALL

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

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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UK test for bovine TB to help US farmers

1st August 2019

  The Animal Health Laboratory within the Colorado Departmen...

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£17m investment for Bluecrest Health Screening

31st July 2019

  Bluecrest Health Screening, a leading provider of affordable ...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Maven invests £2 million in high-growth FinTech provider 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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Kantox and Silicon Valley Bank partner to provide cutting-edge FX hedging technology to UK corporates

8th August 2019

Kantox, a leader in foreign exchange (FX) management solutions, has partnered with Silicon Valley...

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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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Ashfords advises WhiteHat on $16m funding led by Index Ventures

19th July 2019

Ashfords has advised WhiteHat on its recent $16 investment by Index Ventures, with participation ...

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Qube coworking space for creatives raises £1.9m seed round

16th July 2019

The Qube the capital’s coworking studio complex...

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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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