Maven Capital Partners has lent its support to a buy-in management buy-out for manufacturing firm HCS Control Systems.
LDC has closed its second deal in as many days by backing the management buy-out of engineering business Rimor.
Eric Collins, managing director of Nampak Plastics, explains how his decision to concentrate on employee engagement has lead to greater innovation throughout the organisation, and why this has been instrumental in the company’s successes.
Private equity firm LDC has made a re-investment in MB Aerospace in partnership with Arlington Capital Partners.
ZiLift has become the latest Aberdeen-based business to secure venture capital backing, this time from the corporate venturing arm of Saudi Aramco.
Graphite Capital has completed its second exit of 2013, with Aberdeen-based Dominion Gas the latest to be jettisoned from the firm's portfolio.
Midven has invested in Warwickshire-based Aeristech for the second time in three years.
Despite being located in land-locked Northamptonshire, Fairline Boats is making steady progress and has used its turnaround investment from Better Capital to launch a new manufacturing facility. GrowthBusiness visits the yacht builder to find out more.
Specialist engineering business Metalrax has suspended its shares on the Alternative Investment Market and is preparing to call in KPMG as administrators.
Venture capital fund manager Mercia Fund Management has chosen Warwick Audio Technologies and nanoTherics as its first Mercia Growth Fund 1 investments.
NVM Private Equity has exited one of its oldest portfolio companies by selling Interlube Systems through a trade sale.
A second funding injection from Octopus Investments is set to fuel the growth ambitions of technology company Metrasens.
Private equity firm Doughty Hanson has outlined plans to part-exit its interest in manufacturing firm HellermannTyton by way of an initial public offering.
The government has upped its efforts to kick-start the manufacturing sector by setting aside £213 million of investment.
Maven Capital Partners has joined forces with the Scottish Loan Fund to back Merson Signs through a two-part transaction.
The management team of Winder Power has led a management buy-out of the power distribution and generation equipment manufacturer.
A second investment in the oil and gas sector has seen the Business Growth Fund provide equity funding to Magma Global.
AIM-listed Digital Barriers has kicked off its 2013 acquisition activity by buying Visimetrics.
UK mid-market buyout house Dunedin has backed the management buyout of alloy components concern Premier Hytemp.
Weedingtech has become the third company to be invested in by the Low Carbon Innovation Fund during November.
With its commercial activities taking it into many countries and communities around the world, brewery company SABMiller is supporting entrepreneurs to build their own enterprises.
Jude Harrison, SEO account manager at Steak Group, recalls his business conference nightmares and advises on how to avoid the same pitfalls.
The rise of crowdfunding can only be sustained if we keep the nanny state out.
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.