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Cloud control: Appirio offers professional cloud services

Cloud services company Appirio in $35m funding boost

Successful Series E funding round and new ex-Amazon CTO for global services business

Brain train: Cognitive mapping is part of the Peak team's offering

Brain training app Peak wins $7m in Series A funding round

Latest investment takes total funding to $10m since app’s launch last year

Social gaming: Members can discover and share their favourite games

Social gaming network gamesGRABR raises £450,000 with help of London Co-Investment Fund

Start-up raises capital through Crowdcube, including substantial investment from London Co-Investment Fund 

Fast-track: Take Eat Easy claims deliveries can be made within 20 minutes

Take Eat Easy raises €6m for European expansion

Company now positioned to take on Just Eat and Hungry House in UK market: while also offering deliveries of restaurant-quality food

Book smarts: The tool helps students with referencing and citations

UK EdTech start-up RefME raises $5m in first year

24-year-old entrepreneur Tom Hatton proves himself one of UK tech’s greatest success stories with widespread acclaim

In fashion: Ness has secured a further 2.5 in funding

Womenswear brand Ness raises £2.5m through YFM equity

Investment will be put towards new store rollouts

Augmented reality: Blippar serves clients such as Coca-Cola and Heinz

Barclays provides £1.5m finance facility for augmented reality platform

Banking giant strengthens relationship with mobile image recognition platform Blippar

LoPos: The new potato is designed to help dieters

Crowdfunding campaign launched to fund low-carb potatoes

£500,000 target set to develop ‘diet friendly’ food staple

Disruptive: Laundrapp wants to be the Uber of laundry

Laundrapp cleans up with further £4m funding round

On-demand laundry service consolidates growth strategy with successful funding round

Festival soon: Vision Nine hosts top-tine events

Festival operator Vision Nine raises £5m through EIS scheme

Ingenious leads funding initiative for Lovebox and Global Gathering-affiliated directors 

Slowing down: The rise of high-growth businesses is declining

Rise in high-growth UK businesses stalls

Barclays and BGF Entrepreneurs Index reveals increase in number of start-ups: but fewer businesses achieving high-growth status

Coaching inn: Bulldog revamps old hotel sites

Bulldog Hotel Group raises £4.5m through Business Growth Fund

Money to be invested in expansion throughout England

Shifting sands: Alternative finance is going mainstream

Majority of SMEs considering alternative finance to raise capital funding

Half of mid-market businesses also feel alternative finance has opened up new opportunities for funding

Student living: The programme gives students the chance to crowdfund their housing fees

Crowdfunding campaign launched to pay for selected students’ accommodation

Living The Dream scholarship initiative used collective financial clout to fund worthy students’ living arrangements

Seed-funding: The programme is aimed at 'pure start-ups'

Crowdcube reveals seed-funding programme for start-ups

Crowdfunding platform’s latest product aimed at ‘pure start-ups’

Funding round: Reevoo has now raised around 6.5m pounds

Reevoo takes total funding to £6.5m with MMC Ventures-led funding round

Ratings and review service provider will put funds towards portfolio and market expansion

Good spot: The app connects drivers with parking space owners

JustPark raises £3.7m in record-breaking Crowdcube campaign

Car parking app more than triples target in highly-successful campaign

Moscow cash cow: The Russian market has massive potential

Opia expands to Russian markets with Yandex deal

Surrey-based sales optimisation company targets huge Russian market in global growth strategy

Green solutions: Both businesses deal in clean technology

NVM PE invests £3.5 million to combine leading cleantech firms

Cleveland Biotech and Biological Preparations beneficiaries of funding boost

Funding boost: Cambridge consultants are looking for further expansion

Cambridge Consultants receive £6.2m funding boost for expansion plans

Technology company given finance facility by Barclays

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