For Simon Hill, founder of idea management business Wazoku, finding the right balance between experience and youth when building his team has given the business the perfect platform to flourish and grow.
Private company financials business Duedil has raised $5 million through a Series A funding round.
Private equity firm Silverfleet Capital has looked to within its own industry for its latest buy-out.
Digital talent marketplace MBA & Company has closed its second funding round and attracted two new venture backers.
Lloyds Banking investment arm LDC has closed two deals by backing software company Validus-IVC and business services firm EDM Group.
Investment firm ISIS Equity Partners has ended an eight-year involvement with LBM Direct Marketing by exiting its investment.
Investment firm Mobeus Equity Partners has further supported the growth plans of car valeting business Motorclean by backing a new acquisition.
A Liverpool-headquartered business, which helps organisations improve performance, has pulled in £500,000 worth of investment.
A marketing agency located in Liverpool has ambitions to double in size following the backing of The North West Fund for Venture Capital.
Cello has made its first acquisition of the year by adding Mash Health to its roster of companies.
Mid-market investment firm Gresham Private Equity has exited its interest in portfolio company 7city Learning through a trade sale.
Private equity firm ECI Partners has purchased a majority stake in Citation to allow the employment law and health and safety advisory firm to target future growth.
Private equity firm MML has taken out a minority investment in office services business Instant.
Hiring-Hub is set to target 'aggressive' growth following the closing of a £500,000 investment round.
TR Fleet has marked its second year of operation by closing a funding round worth £300,000.
Web hosting business Daily has raised £550,000 through a placing on the ISDX Growth Market, the replacement to the failed PLUS-SX exchange.
Hamilton Bradshaw Private Equity, which is chaired by James Caan, has backed the management buy-out of SF Group.
Publicly-listed GB Group has acquired tmg.tv to access what it calls a 'growing market' for Criminal Records Bureau disclosure checks.
Mid-market private equity firm LDC has made its first move into the legal sector by investing in Keoghs.
Despite it taking until 2013 for the UK to have its first ‘official astronaut’, Britain’s space industry offers many opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Sophia Harrison, director of financial and professional services at Grayling, looks at how a new exchange platform out of Sweden could strike the right chord of regulation for SMEs.
Building a high-growth business stage three: Choosing to partner with larger firms to collaborate on projects.
New research from GrowthBusiness shows that the number of UK cash shells is climbing. We speak to new entrants to the market and those that have recently closed deals to find out what’s driving shells’ increasing popularity.