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Maven VCTs invest GBP2.5m in crematoria services business

Mon, 05/06/2017 - 10:39

UK private equity house Maven Capital Partners (Maven) has made a GBP2.5 million VCT qualifying investment in Horizon Cremation Limited (Horizon), which is embarking on an ambitious growth strategy in a sector experiencing increased demand for better quality service and facilities. »

NewAlpha makes sixth fintech investment

Thu, 01/06/2017 - 14:08

NewAlpha has made the sixth investment from its dedicated fintech fund, investing in Austrian start-up in to accelerate the international development of its online trading platform. »

Assetz Capital rate increase pulls in GBP10 million of new investments

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 13:54

Following its recent four-week promotional interest rate rise on its 30 Day Access Account, UK peer-to-peer finance platform Assetz Capital has seen more than GBP10 million of new investment in P2P loans, with one week still to go on the offer. »

Assetz Capital boosts green energy project funding

Mon, 03/04/2017 - 09:04

Peer-to-peer (P2P) finance platform Assetz Capital has provided GBP30 million in funds for the development of renewable energy projects throughout Britain. »

Freetrade raises GBP1.1 million in 12 days in new crowdfund campaign

Wed, 15/03/2017 - 08:30

Freetrade, an app-only stockbroker service designed to democratise access to the stock market by offering zero commission on global transactions, has raised GBP1.1 million within 12 days of its second Crowdcube crowd fundraising campaign. »

BrickVest holds GBP2m closing of second financing round

Wed, 01/03/2017 - 13:06

BrickVest, the London-based online real estate investment platform, has held the first closing of its second fundraising round at GBP2 million, raising total capital raised to date to GBP4 million. »

Holiday Crowd launches holiday rental investment platform

Mon, 27/02/2017 - 13:06

Holiday Crowd has launched a service to help consumers invest in holiday rental accommodation. »

Trussles secures GBP4.5m backing from fintech investors

Wed, 01/02/2017 - 09:54

The UK’s first online mortgage broker Trussle has secured GBP4.5 million in a fundraising round led by Orange Growth Capital, a European and Asian fintech VC and the backer of peer-to-peer lending platform Zopa and online insurance broker Knip. »

Omnes Capital leads EUR8.4m fundraising in Bankin’

Thu, 12/01/2017 - 13:57

Bankin’ has secured an EUR8.4 million fundraising round led by Omnes Capital, with participation from CommerzVentures, Generation NewTech and business angels. »

Advent International acquires significant minority stake in ASK Group

Wed, 21/12/2016 - 08:59

Private equity investor Advent International has acquired a significant minority ownership interest in ASK Group, an investment and wealth management business in India. »


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