Scottish optical business Duncan & Todd has secured the capital it needs to fund acquisitive-led growth by becoming a Business Growth Fund portfolio company.
Private equity-backed Sportradar has made an expansion play by acquiring US-based SportsData.
Technology-enabled retailer Wedo has built on the seed capital it raised in 2012 by closing a £3 million venture capital funding round.
Mobile e-commerce start-up MoPowered has followed up on the fundraising it has secured in the past 18 months by seeking admission on the stock market.
Former Tesco CEO Terry Leahy has invested in Occa-Home alongside a syndicate of other investors as part of a £1.5 million deal.
Despite the social media market becoming an increasingly cluttered space, GrowthBusiness finds out how Sportlobster is carving out itself a new and lucrative niche.
A £700,000 seed funding round for photo application Lifecake has been led by LOVEFiLM and Wonga investor Balderton Capital.
A new budget boutique hotel business located in London and Amsterdam has secured the investment it needs to expand.
The management team of Virgin Wines has led a buy-out of the business with equity support from Mobeus Equity Partners and Connection Capital.
A seed funding round for Uniplaces worth £700,000 has attracted contributions from Octopus Investments, Alex Chesterman and William Reeve.
A digital concierge service start-up based in London has closed a €1 million seed round with help from a number of high-profile investors.
LDC has closed its second deal in a day by committing £22 million of development capital to lifestyle brand Joules.
The management team of Mountain Warehouse is now in full ownership of the business after buying out a stake held by private equity firm LDC.
Toptable founder Karen Hanton and former OpenTable CEO for Europe David Pritchard are contributing to a £1 million seed round for Ruffl.
Online delivery service Shutl is set to be acquired by eBay, after an agreement to sell was made a year after launching in America.
Ski brand Faction Collective has raised its second major round of institutional finance through a deal led by Octopus Investments.
UK-based theatre production company The Ambassador Theatre Group has changed private equity owner through an undisclosed transaction.
UK burger restaurant chain Byron Hamburgers has been bought by Hutton Collins Partners in a deal worth £100 million.
Pascal Cagni has joined forces with Michael Combes to back London and New York-based smartphone application Shopcade.
A $1 million seed funding round for British business Depop has been led by Red Circle Investments alongside Hugo Boss board member Luca Marzotto.
Following in the footsteps of Anita Roddick, Jacqueline Gold and Martha Lane Fox, we profile five female business builders who are going it alone.
Keith Holdt, investment director and head of the Value Enhancement Group at LDC, argues that big data shouldn't be intimidating for growing companies.
Visiting Colorado with the best of the UK cleantech sector to develop contacts with investors and partners.
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.