London and New York-based social commerce business Lyst has secured $5 million of Series A funding.
Dragons' Den investor Theo Paphitis has acquired hardware chain Robert Dyas for an undisclosed amount.
European private equity firm EQT has invested €44 million in Sportradar from its EQT Expansion Capital II fund.
A British business that has invented a form of non-stick chewing gum is looking to join AIM and raise £25 million on admission.
A pub group owned by NVM Private Equity and the Business Growth Fund (BGF) has begun its acquisitive growth strategy by purchasing nine venues from TCG Bars.
The entrepreneurs behind AFG Media, a fancy dress and party fashion business behind Morphsuits, are the latest recipients of equity funding from the Business Growth Fund.
Kada Technology Holdings has become the second Chinese firm in a week to declare its desire to join London's Alternative Investment Market (AIM).
ISIS Equity Partners has taken its 2012 deal count to five following its sale of Enotria Group to funds managed by BlueGem Capital Partners.
British people spend £88 a week at pubs, newsagents and other local businesses, adding up to £218 billion a year, new research finds.
Bridges Ventures has exited its investment in Hoxton Hotel in a deal with London-based firm Ennismore Capital.
LDC-backed water cooler business Angel Springs has closed its fourth deal in a year by acquiring Isis Office Hydration.
Six months after the management team led a buy-out of the firm, Equistone Partners Europe has sold Global Blue to Silver Lake Partners.
Just-Eat recently announced a third venture capital round, taking total funds raised to £80 million. CEO Klaus Nyengaard reveals lessons he’s learned at the online takeaway business, and in previous ventures.
Online marketplace notonthehighstreet.com has closed its Series D fundraising round and netted £10 million.
LDC has led a secondary buy-out of Ocean Outdoor on the back of the business increasing its revenue by three-fold during Smedvig Capital's four year involvement.
New online store BagThat has netted £2 million in funding two weeks after the business launched.
Darran Evans, CEO of Leisure Pass Group, has led a management buy-out (MBO) of the business with help from private equity firm Primary Capital.
ISIS Equity Partners has led an investment round into sportswear brand inov-8, its third transaction of 2012.
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.