The first investment fund dedicated to investing in start-ups engaging in crowdfunding has been set up with a target of £5 million.
Institutional Venture Partners has led a funding round into SoundCloud, as the business looks to ramp up its mobile penetration.
Having not paid herself for three years after founding The Cambridge Satchel Company, Julie Deane has now secured $21 million worth of venture capital. GrowthBusiness finds out how she's going to spend it.
Index Ventures has injected $21 million of growth capital into The Cambridge Satchel Company, whose products are worn by celebrities including Alexa Chung and Fearne Cotton.
E-commerce fashion business Lyst has secured contributions from Balderton Capital, DFJ Esprit and Accel Partners as part of its Series B funding round.
Price comparison website broadbandchoices.co.uk has made its maiden acquisition and will now launch a mobile phone evaluation service.
CityFibre Infrastructure has become the latest technology business to list on London's Alternative Investment Market.
Retail business Hotter Shoes now has a new private equity backer following a deal which sees existing investor Gresham Private Equity exit.
The entrepreneurial duo behind Resource Guru has raised $870,000 of venture capital to help with hiring, development and customer acquisition.
A new technology designed to provide a heads up display for motorcyclists has raised growth capital through crowdfunding platform Seedrs.
Emma-Jane Power has secured the backing of Enterprise Ireland, Kernel Capital and four prominent angel investors from Ireland.
Venture capital-backed flash sales company Secret Escapes has made its first continental acquisition.
Furniture and homeware retailer Loaf has closed its maiden funding round with help from retail entrepreneur Peter Simon.
Entertainment planning resource DesignMyNight has attracted the interest of a number of high-profile angel investors.
Maxwell Rodriguez, online payment expert at SecureTrading, analyses what 2014 might have in store for Bitcoin.
Industrial parts business Leengate Valves has cut ties with its German parent company through a private equity-backed management buy-out.
Cleantech start-up Iceotope has closed its Series A fundraising round with help from venture capital firm Aster Capital.
Venture capital investor Octopus Investments has backed Michelson Diagnostics again through a £1.98 million round.
High performance tyre maker DMACK has turned to private equity to fund the next stage of its growth.
An £860,000 investment commitment has been secured by FDM Digital Solutions, a business which produces made-to-measure insoles for the NHS.
From working in a bar in Australia and needing a suit for job interviews, Elliot Suiter is now building out a bespoke tailoring service making the most of a growing trend in online retail.
Fox Williams partner Peter Ashford and associate Evie Meleagos examine the issue of cross-border litigation and present the facilitators and impediments.
It's that time of the year again, when George Osborne unveils his latest batch of economy boosting ingredients.