Event services firm Arena Group, which was behind the Olympic beach volleyball court used at the 2012 London Olympics, has closed the acquisition of a US company.
A new Enterprise Investment Scheme aimed at the UK construction industry has been launched by Sapphire Capital Partners.
A trade sale of August Equity has seen the investment firm offload its interest in software business 4Projects.
A start-up which aids property landlords in the process of marketing and managing their sites has been added to Balderton Capital's portfolio through a £2 million deal.
NVM Private Equity has closed its second deal in a week by exiting its interest in Paladin Group.
HSS Hire Services has a new private equity owner following a sale to Exponent Private Equity for an undisclosed amount.
Barry-based scaffolding business Swanbridge Hire and Sales has become the first Welsh company to be backed by the Business Growth Fund.
The investment firm behind Fleming Family & Partners has supported the management buy-out of property services company David Philips.
UK architects are not expecting any improvement in their workload, new statistics reveal.
On the back of success with its upscale accommodation service in London, onefinestay has closed its Series B funding round and attracted the interest of venture capital firm Canaan Partners.
Private equity firm Dunedin has realised its investment in WFEL, netting a 2.4x return on its interest.
Venture capital-backed Zoopla.co.uk has bought UpMyStreet.com as the property website looks to build its audience size.
Following a year of uncertainty Perevel Group has secured the backing of two private equity partners, and is set to see its debt levels slashed.
Commercial fund manager Midven has supported the management buy-out (MBO) of construction management and compliance consultancy Confluence Management with a £500,000 investment from their Exceed Fund.
UK construction companies are set to face difficulties paying off debts as the sector suffers from falling sales and profits, according to a study.
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.