A seed round for flower delivery service Yours Florally has been secured so that the business can target penetration into the UK.
Online fashion boutique farfetch has taken its fundraising takings up to $44 million (£29.3 milion) on the back of a funding round led by Conde Nast International.
London start-up payasUgym.com has again used the Enterprise Investment Scheme to secure over £900,000 from existing backer Supremum Capital.
Early crowdfunding beneficiary Kamm & Sons has returned to the funding method to raise a further £325,000.
Index Ventures has added another fashion-based company to its portfolio by investing in The Business of Fashion.
The management of TeamSport Racing has led a buy-out of the business with help from Connection Capital.
Hair styling brand GHD has undergone a buy-out through a trade of ownership between Montagu Private Equity and Lion Capital.
Tyres on the Drive is planning to expand its operations into Yorkshire by using the £640,000 it has secured from Enterprise Ventures and MMC Ventures.
The Hut Group has continued with its acquisition drive by acquiring Probikekit.com from Encore Capital and the company's management team.
London-based venture capital fund Smedvig Capital has sold its interest in self storage business Selstor to a trade buyer.
A US-headquartered e-commerce platform for vintage products and handmade items has bought Mixel.
Retail figures for goods bought during the last month of 2012 grew by 0.3 per cent over the same period in 2011, but fell over the month before.
Entrepreneur Amber Atherton has attracted investment from two US angel investors for her My Flash Trash company.
Entertainment retailer HMV has entered administration and become the latest high street casualty.
The Hut Group has followed up on a fundraising completed back in June by securing a further £9 million.
Telefonica's venture capital arm has made its first investment in a Wayra start-up, an institution set up to promote internet and ICT innovation in Europe and Latin America.
Scottish football club Rangers has joined the Alternative Investment Market having initially declared its desire to back in early October.
Data storage business WhipTail has become the first company to be backed by SanDisk's corporate venture fund.
Rescue investor Endless has turned its efforts to the food production market by backing the management buy-out of VION Food.
An e-commerce firm which allows users to receive recipes and an exact ingredients list to their door has gobbled up new investment.
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