Julian Ranger is passionate about his SocialSafe venture, which is looking to put the power back into the hands of the consumer when it comes to personal data.
Anyone visiting the Jamie Oliver empire of restaurants may have used Paythru technology to settle the bill – and now the Buckinghamshire-based company has its eye on new contracts.
The rise of platforms such as YouTube, Instagram and Vine have shown that video is here to stay. New start-up nideo is aiming its offering at the business community.
Balderton Capital has contributed to an undisclosed seed funding round for 3D Hubs to coincide with the company's launch.
Estate agent business Foxtons has formally outlined its plans to pursue an initial public offering.
Technology entrepreneur Vineet Jain gives his advice on the big venture capital fundraising questions – when, how much and why?
Private equity firm Risk Capital Partners has made a new commitment in the food and drink sector by backing Red Hot World Buffet.
The Business Growth Fund has added a low-cost gym offering to its growing portfolio through a £5 million transaction.
Online wine retailer Naked Wines has secured itself $10 million of new funding to go after the US and Australian markets.
A $5 million (£3.2 million) funding round for online marketing business TagMan has received commitments from Greycroft Partners and iNovia Capital.
Donna Sewell and Helen Goldberg, founders of legal provider Legal Edge, look at the questions entrepreneurs and management teams should ask about buying legal services.
Growing any business is rarely a walk in the park, but coming in as an outsider to grow a 35-year old, family-run legal services firm is even harder still.
Production has swelled at UK manufacturers to coincide with improved order books, the Confederation of British Industry says.
Cloud-based business Lockbox has closed its latest seed funding round and will now begin expanding its team.
When Andrea McDowell decided to take her company onto Dragons' Den back in 2011 she was new to the entrepreneurial world, but managed to net an offer.
Venture capital-backed SHS Integrated Services has put its investment capital to use by acquiring Dixon Pentland Scaffolding Company.
Molecular diagnostics business Biofortuna has closed another round of venture capital funding so that it can target the US market.
W&G Investments has joined the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) with a view to acquiring assets held by the The Royal Bank of Scotland.
British vacuum products business Edwards Group is now in the hands of a Swedish owner following a deal worth up to $1.6 billion.
The Business Growth Fund has closed its second August investment and added another IT and technology business to its portfolio.
To coincide with the second crop of Future Fifty companies being named, GrowthBusiness meets Green Man Gaming and its founder Paul Sulyok to find out what being a member involves.
Keith Holdt, investment director and head of the Value Enhancement Group at LDC, argues that big data shouldn't be intimidating for growing companies.
While not offering much in the way of business goodies, George Osborne’s speech offered some festive cheer.
The annual Cash Shells Directory is an invaluable guide for companies and advisers considering joining the stock market by reversing into a shell, providing a list of potential candidates and a commentary on each of them.