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Private Markets are on the rise among Wealth Managers says Delio report
Disperse raises $15 million led by Northzone
Ex-Crawford execs launch healthcare investment company

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23rd October 2019

Foresight leads £4.2m investment in 3D printing company AMT

Foresight Group has made its thirteenth investment from the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund into Additive Manufacturing Technologies Limited, a developer of technology designed to unlock the potential of industrial additive manufacturing.  The investment is part of a £4.2 million round led by DSM Venturing.  Sheffield-based AMT was founded in 2017 by CEO Joseph Crabtree.  It was set up with the aim of developing industrial technologies to enable the deployment of 3D printing for mass production, especially to address the shortcomings of existing post-processing technologies....

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Foresight leads £4.2m investment in 3D printing company AMT

23rd October 2019

The six girls leading a new generation of entrepreneurs: born this millennium

The six girls leading a new generation of entrepreneurs: born this millennium

Children are naturally creative, but these entrepreneurs capitalised on their ideas by creating huge businesses from scratch. ...

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22nd October 2019

Maven leads £5.3 million investment in e-commerce platform E-Fundamentals

Maven leads £5.3 million investment in e-commerce platform E-Fundamentals

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22nd October 2019

Successful crowdfund powers Abodoo’s UK market expansion

Successful crowdfund powers Abodoo’s UK market expansion

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22nd October 2019

Private equity fund performance dips in 2019

Private equity fund performance dips in 2019

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22nd October 2019

Speechmatics raises £6.35 million from AlbionVC to fund global expansion

Speechmatics raises £6.35 million from AlbionVC to fund global expansion

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Perspectives Read ALL

Europe: home to global leaders against a challenging backdrop

8th October 2019

There are many reasons why investors might want to avoid Europe. Slowing growth, political crises...

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The Government is killing UK’s entrepreneurial spirit

7th October 2019

New data released by the Office for National Statistics shows a continued decline in the num...

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Scaleup Nation: The Rise of Scaleup Businesses in the UK

7th October 2019

  The phenomenal increase of scaleups in recent years has seen the UK make great adv...

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Scaleup Nation: The Rise of Scaleup Businesses in the UK

3rd October 2019

The phenomenal increase of scaleups in recent years has seen the UK make great advances in suppor...

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Luminous Group raises £400,000 from Mercia for food safety software

21st October 2019

Luminous Group, the Newcastle company which is one of the UK’s leading mixed reality expert...

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Renewable energy tech startup Sennen secures investment from Sustainable Accelerator

16th October 2019

Technology company, Sennen, whose software increases the reliability and productivity achieved by...

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Browne Jacobson advises Impala as it secures $11m funding

14th October 2019

Browne Jacobson’s corporate finance team has advised Impala on its successful $11 million i...

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Angel Investment Network reports strong annual revenue growth

10th October 2019

Angel Investment Network (AIN), the world’s largest online angel investment platform, has a...

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VCT Read ALL

Maven leads £5.3 million investment in e-commerce platform E-Fundamentals

22nd October 2019

Maven Capital Partners has led a £5.3 million funding round in E-Fundamen...

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SharpCloud closes £4.5m Series A round from YFM Equity Partners

17th October 2019

YFM Equity Partners has backed a £4.5m investment into SharpCloud Software Limited to suppo...

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Triple Point appoints Jennifer Ockwell as Partner and Head of Institutional Sales

16th October 2019

Triple Point has appointed Jennifer Ockwell as Partner and Head of Institutional Sales....

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Maven Capital Partners leads £4m funding round in Relative Insight

16th October 2019

Maven Capital Partners has led a £4 million investment in language unders...

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EIS / SEIS Read ALL

Foresight leads £4.2m investment in 3D printing company AMT

23rd October 2019

Foresight Group has made its thirteenth investment from the Foresight Williams Technology EI...

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IW Capital launches EIS portfolio service

11th October 2019

IW Capital has launched their innovative new EIS Portfolio Service, allowing access to investment...

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Deepbridge Capital investors exit iPipeline in $1.6bn deal

4th October 2019

Deepbridge Capital, the tax-efficient investment manager and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) p...

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Get the inside track on current VCT & EIS offerings at the VCT & EIS Investor Forum

3rd October 2019

With many fund managers already fundraising and more expected to join them, it has nev...

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Talent Spotter Read ALL

The six girls leading a new generation of entrepreneurs: born this millennium

23rd October 2019

Children are naturally creative, but these entrepreneurs capitalised on their ideas by creating h...

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Beechbrook strengthens UK team and completes another investment

22nd October 2019

Leading SME direct lender Beechbrook Capital has appointed Paul Whitehouse as investment dir...

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Clive Gillmore donates £3m to University of Warwick for Fintech research centre

17th October 2019

The University of Warwick has received one of its largest donations from an individual to establi...

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Idinvest appoints new managing partners

17th October 2019

Idinvest Partners, a leading investor in SMEs across Europe, has appointed Sylviane Guyonnet, COO...

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Knowledge Read ALL

The six girls leading a new generation of entrepreneurs: born this millennium

23rd October 2019

Children are naturally creative, but these entrepreneurs capitalised on their ideas by creating h...

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Private Markets are on the rise among Wealth Managers says Delio report

23rd October 2019

The conversation on private markets is changing among Wealth Managers, according to a recent repo...

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Private equity fund performance dips in 2019

22nd October 2019

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

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AI tipped to revolutionise marketing sector which attracted $2.5bn investment in 2018

17th October 2019

Unprecedented volumes of data and advances in AI are transforming the marketing...

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Equity Crowdfunding Read ALL

Successful crowdfund powers Abodoo’s UK market expansion

22nd October 2019

SmartWorking startup Abodoo is set to accelerate its UK expansion fol...

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Rebel Book Club exceeds £100,000 crowdfunding target

21st October 2019

An international non-fiction book club aimed at open minded thinkers has not only reached, but ex...

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Crowdcube funds 19% of active UK Unicorns

1st October 2019

Crowdcube has helped fuel the growth of three out of 16 of the UK’s activ...

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Crowd2Fund approved for EIS tax relief as it plans funding rounds

30th September 2019

Crowd2Fund has been formally granted their Advanced Assurance from HMRC for the Enterprise I...

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Lending Read ALL

Beechbrook strengthens UK team and completes another investment

22nd October 2019

Leading SME direct lender Beechbrook Capital has appointed Paul Whitehouse as investment dir...

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£2 million funding for the third sector in Wales

11th October 2019

Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) and Landsker Business Solutions have been appointed by ...

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Mum's skincare company wins £45K Development Bank of Wales loan

10th October 2019

When George Jones' son developed terrible eczema as a child, she was unable to find any products ...

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Blend Network completes largest deal to date and reaches £3m Midlands lending milestone

10th October 2019

Blend Network, a leading property investment platform specialising in funding low-cost, accessibl...

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Disperse raises $15 million led by Northzone

23rd October 2019

Disperse, the leader in AI-powered construction tra...

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Ex-Crawford execs launch healthcare investment company

23rd October 2019

Healthcare entrepreneurs Richard Anderson and Spencer Kerry have launched Impel...

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Private equity fund performance dips in 2019

22nd October 2019

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

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Speechmatics raises £6.35 million from AlbionVC to fund global expansion

22nd October 2019

Speechmatics, the leader in machine learning and aut...

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Technology Read ALL

Foresight leads £4.2m investment in 3D printing company AMT

23rd October 2019

Foresight Group has made its thirteenth investment from the Foresight Williams Technology EI...

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Maven leads £5.3 million investment in e-commerce platform E-Fundamentals

22nd October 2019

Maven Capital Partners has led a £5.3 million funding round in E-Fundamen...

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Speechmatics raises £6.35 million from AlbionVC to fund global expansion

22nd October 2019

Speechmatics, the leader in machine learning and aut...

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Amadeus leads Nu Quantum's £650,000 pre-seed funding

21st October 2019

Nu Quantum, a quantum photonics company, has completed a £650,000 pre-seed investment round...

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Media Read ALL

The future of media investment: interview with Great Point's Dan Perkins

9th October 2019

On the first birthday of the Great Point Ventures...

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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

Disperse raises $15 million led by Northzone

23rd October 2019

Disperse, the leader in AI-powered construction tra...

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Ingenious backs AI pioneer to help combat global food waste

18th October 2019

Ingenious's Infrastructure Ventures EIS Service has invested in Winnow, the technology company be...

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AI tipped to revolutionise marketing sector which attracted $2.5bn investment in 2018

17th October 2019

Unprecedented volumes of data and advances in AI are transforming the marketing...

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Maven Capital Partners leads £4m funding round in Relative Insight

16th October 2019

Maven Capital Partners has led a £4 million investment in language unders...

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Health Read ALL

Ex-Crawford execs launch healthcare investment company

23rd October 2019

Healthcare entrepreneurs Richard Anderson and Spencer Kerry have launched Impel...

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New ‘eyes in the skies’ as med-tech firm secures investment to scale in-flight medical monitoring

17th October 2019

MIME Technologies, a med-tech spin-out from the University of Aberdeen,...

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Cambridge medtech firm raises $16m Series A to advance life-saving cell therapies

15th October 2019

Mogrify Ltd, a UK company aiming to transform the development of life-saving cell therapies, has ...

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Inflexion acquires Pharmaspectra in MBO

9th October 2019

Inflexion Private Equity has agreed to acquire Pharmaspectra, a leading global provider of medica...

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Financial Services Read ALL

Private Markets are on the rise among Wealth Managers says Delio report

23rd October 2019

The conversation on private markets is changing among Wealth Managers, according to a recent repo...

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Successful crowdfund powers Abodoo’s UK market expansion

22nd October 2019

SmartWorking startup Abodoo is set to accelerate its UK expansion fol...

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British Business Investments announces full year results to 31 March 2019

16th October 2019

British Business Investments, a wholly-owned commercial subsidiary of British Business Bank plc, ...

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Blend Network completes largest deal to date and reaches £3m Midlands lending milestone

10th October 2019

Blend Network, a leading property investment platform specialising in funding low-cost, accessibl...

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Business Services Read ALL

ProFinda receives £1 million Nesta investment

18th October 2019

ProFinda has received £1 million of funding from Nesta Impact Investments...

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Livingbridge invests £15 million in Nationwide Hire

14th October 2019

Livingbridge, one of the UK’s leading mid-market private equity investors, has made a &poun...

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Riverside Invests in TOOLPORT

9th September 2019

The Riverside Company has invested in TOOLPORT, the leading European online provid...

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How to create effective business operations without bureaucracy

9th September 2019

Stefano Maifreni, Founder of Eggcelerate, a B2B growt...

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MJ Hudson partners with Harlequins Women

11th October 2019

MJ Hudson has signed for a multi-year sponsorship of Harlequins. The firm is the first ...

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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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