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.
A business spun out from the University of Sheffield has raised £2.5 million of investment to complete development of its hybrid and electrical car motors.
Haystack Dryers will now look to expand into new sectors after securing the backing of NVM Private Equity.
TileCo has switched private equity backers after being sold by Graphite Capital to Alcuin Capital Partners.
NVM Private Equity portfolio company CGI International has made its first major investment in European manufacturing by acquiring Interver.
Struggling black taxi manufacturer Manganese Bronze has fallen into administration after posting increased losses during its half-year results.
NVM Private Equity has launched its second management buy-out of 2012 and invested £6 million.
David Barker reflects on resisting the temptation to say 'Yes' to the first offer when he opened his data centre, and how choosing instead to diversify his client base at launch has enabled 4D Data Centres to maintain rapid growth in a recession.
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.
That a team of 13 could build a business worth $1 billion should be the inspiration that all entrepreneurs need.
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.