Peer-to-peer debt finance platform Funding Circle has returned to its investor base to raise $65 million of expansion funds.
Having previously only used its own crowdfunding platform to raise growth capital, Crowdcube has secured institutional backer Balderton Capital as a new investor.
Electric vehicles infrastructure company Chargemaster has raised new growth funds as it looks to build out into Europe.
Spain and UK-based jobandtalent has recruited a number of venture capital and angel backers as part of its first major institutional funding round.
For those who are open to a job change, but reluctant to invest time in the process, jobandtalent has created a new platform fusing traditional job postings with complex analytics. GrowthBusiness finds out more.
The Business Growth Fund has added a new manufacturing business to its portfolio in the form of plastics firm Plastique.
A Series E venture capital funding round has been closed by NewVoiceMedia, with participation coming from a host of well-known investors.
Video distribution venture Rightster has used its capital market listing to finance the purchase of digital rights management company Base79.
Fast-growing 'boutique' gym chain GYMBOX has been charged with £10 million of expansion capital to fund a roll-out.
A $500,000 early stage investment round has been closed by VENNCOMM, a smartphone app that allows users to have free group business calls.
After watching one of the firm's early investments join the London Stock Exchange, Alex Macpherson, head of the Ventures team at Octopus Investments, explains what he saw in Zoopla that first excited him.
For most businesses, closing an acquisition is a process fraught with difficulty before, during and after. But for experienced dealmaker Patrick Gallagher, it's how he is building CitySprint into a dominant player in the same-day distribution market.
Having recently raised $6 million from the venture capital community, Hassle.com co-founder and CEO Alex Depledge provides guidance on how best to be successful in the process.
As an iconic British household brand, crisp business Tyrrells has its eyes set on global expansion having secured a new financial backer. GrowthBusiness speaks to Investcorp's Hazem Ben-Gacem to get the scoop.
The Business Growth Fund's latest investment has seen research and engineering company BHR Group pocket £2.6 million.
High street electronics chain Maplin has been snapped up by Rutland Partners to aid with its product and service expansion.
ISIS Equity Partners has made a fifth investment from its ISIS V £360 million fund, which was closed in 2012.
Young British entrepreneur Mark Pearson has cashed in on his marketing content business by exiting to Monitise.
Flowline has turned to institutional capital as a way of financing the acquisition of Clearaway Drainage Services.
Personal wealth manager Nutmeg.com has raised $32 million of institutional capital two years after launching in the UK.
From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
Why Kickstarter must become more selective with pitches if it is to become a viable way for businesses to raise money, says Gekko managing director Dan Todaro.
With another Dragons' Den pitch taking to crowdfunding in order to get investment, is the TV show now just becoming a PR platform?
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