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Growth fund: Octopus is launching a new $140m pot

Octopus Ventures launches $140m fund to target later-stage investments

New fund intended to broaden investment offering for Octopus Ventures, which is part of the wider Octopus Group

Retail data: More2 provides solutions for retailers

Eight Roads Ventures invests $17m in More2

Latest in long list of investments from Venture Fund formerly known as Fidelity Growth Partners

Recycling industry: Keenan specialises in organic waste

Keenan Recycling expands in Central Belt with BGF investment

Scottish organic waste management company receives backing from Business Growth Fund

This represents Rcapitalís first investment in the renewables sector

Rcapital invests in AD4Energy

Anaerobic digestion company receives undisclosed sum from specialist investor

Parcel shipping: Packlink is a fast-growing logistics company

Eight Roads Ventures ploughs $12.6m investment into shipping platform Packlink

Successful Series C funding round for Packlink through new and existing backers

Enterprise technology: TotalMobile provides on-the-go solutions for business

Lyceum Capital announces TotalMobile backing as MMC bags lucrative exit

Provider of enterprise mobility solutions wins significant investment as venture capital firm MMC claims 11x exit from long-term portfolio company

Medical technology: Creo produces advanced surgical products

Electrosurgery business Creo Medical raises $8.45m in funding round

Chepstow-based medical technology company takes total funding to more than $20m with latest financing activity

University recruitment: The software helps institutions to link with the best candidates

Education recruitment software start-up GeckoLabs in £250,000 funding boost

Venture capital firm AngelLab leads investment with additional input from London Co-Investment Fund

Energy comparison: SMEs can make big savings with the right information

Love Energy Savings raises £4.5m with backing of NVM Private Equity

Bolton-based energy comparison service for SMEs wins big backing 

Identity management: Okta provides solutions in the area

Okta raises $75m in financing round

Identity and mobility management business announces major new funding deal

Private equity: Are SMEs now leading the way for the funding route?

British SMEs drive private equity activity

Businesses on the smaller end of the market are leading the way in private equity deals, according to research by Lyceum Capital and Cass Business School

It is claimed the battery, used for charging smartphones, is more efficient than rivals

Portable battery company looks for finance to expand operations

Tech firm Petalite seeks funding to develop a portable battery for smartphones

Talent management: SCM offers solutions to blue chip companies

Octopus Investments backs talent development business SCM World

VC and private equity fund invests in talent management development business

Diabetes monitoring: The company's flagship product is being rolled out in the US

LabStyle Innovations closes $2.5m funding round

Money to be put to supporting global roll-out of mobile diabetes monitoring solution Dario

Equity investor: Andy Murray has joined forces with Seedrs

Andy Murray makes first investment picks in Seedrs role

Tennis ace picks healthy eating chain and 3D virtual reality shop business among others

Eyewear: MyOptique is targeting large-scale growth in the sector

MyOptique Group acquires fellow eyewear producers 4Care and Eyewearbrands

Multiple acquisitions for London-based eyewear business

Anil Stocker:

MarketInvoice raises £6m in Series A funding round

Latest investment takes total funds raised by the peer-to-peer invoice finance platform to nearly £500m

Motorsport: Prodrive produces carbon fibre parts for the automotive sector

Business Growth Fund backs Prodrive Composites with £6m investment 

Big financial boost for Milton Keynes motorsport business

Finance round: Crowdcube has raised a further £6m

Crowdcube raises £6m for strategic growth and provision of IPO services

Investment led by stockbroker and corporate adviser Numis: with support from current investor Balderton Capital and Draper Esprit

iPad payments: ShopKeep is moving into the UK market

ShopKeep raises $60m to enter UK market

Cloud-based point-of-sale provider based in New York targets UK market in international expansion drive

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