Social impact investor Nesta Impact Investments (NII) has led a £320,000 funding round in GetMyFirstJob, a website that helps young people connect with employers and colleges to find apprenticeships.
Startup entrepreneurs don’t shy away from tricky problems and social taboos if there’s a potential gap in the market or a problem worth solving, there’s most likely an innovative solution being worked upon.
A Manchester digital company which helps businesses manage high and variable website traffic demands for customers such as ao.com and Ted Baker, has secured a £900k investment in a syndicated investment round.
Entrepreneurial start-up company, Gryphon Group Holdings Limited raises £180m to design and build an insurance challenger with an ambition to protect more families in the UK
Getting a ride, ordering a meal, or even finding a date has never been easier. Booking a haircut, on the other hand, could use some improvement.
Plynk, Europe’s first money messaging app, today announces a Series A raise of €25 million at MoneyConf, Madrid, Spain. Led by private investment trust, Swiss Privée Ltd, the investment marks one of the largest ever Series A raises in Irish history.
Natural sports nutrition brand TRIBE has closed its Crowdcube fundraising campaign 8 days early, after needing only four days to reach its initial £1m goal.
Beaubridge, the independently owned and managed private equity growth investor, today announces it has invested £1.3m under EIS in Florismart, a UK-based online marketplace for professional florists across Europe.
makepositive, a London-based consultancy that helps firms to make better use of Salesforce, has raised £1m, made up of £800k in equity finance plus a £200k loan facility from P2P provider RateSetter Business Finance.