London-based investment firm August Equity has closed its biggest fund to date as it looks to continue its efforts in the social care, healthcare and IT managed and outsourced services sectors.
The net balance for those looking to ramp up investment during the next six months has remained in positive territory for the third consecutive period.
The value of European private equity exits has climbed from €55.4 billion in 2012 to €73.9 billion in 2013, new research finds.
Private equity firm Bowmark Capital has closed its fifth fund and banked £375 million from a range of limited partners.
Small and medium-sized businesses in the UK are unaware of a number of tax incentives designed to stimulate growth, new findings show.
The Angel CoFund has facilitated the lending of £65 million to British companies since it set up operations in 2011.
An effort to remove time-consuming and costly red tape from the process of running a business has saved £1.2 billion, the government says.
The government has launched its Sirius Programme and accepted seven start-ups into the accelerator system.
Fundraising methods such as crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending and invoice trading are growing in popularity, a new report suggests.
The proportion of first-time investors in venture capital trusts has reached 16 per cent, new statistics show.
A new initiative for start-ups in the financial technology space has been launched by high street bank Barclays in partnership with Techstars.
The second crop of companies to join the Tech City UK Future Fifty programme has been named.
The number of technology and digital companies in London has grown by 76 per cent in the last three years, and now stands at 88,215.
With George Osborne’s speech lasting a little under an hour, we boil down the most important parts for business builders.
Small and medium-sized businesses in the UK have an extra tranche of capital to target after the business bank benefitted from the Autumn Statement.
Businesses in the UK are being encouraged to hire through new measures announced as part of the Autumn Statement.
Two weeks after the prime minister proclaimed that the Start Up Loans scheme had awarded its 10,000th loan, the chancellor outlined a boost to the finance initiative.
In an effort to provide relief to struggling businesses, chancellor George Osborne has revealed that business rates will be limited to 2 per cent.
The UK has finished second behind France in Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500 of fastest-growing tech companies in Europe.
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It's that time of the year again, when George Osborne unveils his latest batch of economy boosting ingredients.