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Point of sale: ERN allows merchants to increase the value of card payments

Angels continue to plough money into big data business ERN Global

Big data start-up ERN Global has now raised $4.6 million of seed capital during the last eight months following a new $1 million commitment.

Welsh innovation: Spin-outs located in Cardiff will benefit from the partnership

Finance Wales and Fusion IP set to build on university spin-out investing

Start-up businesses in Wales are set to receive greater access to capital following a new agreement between Finance Wales and Fusion IP.

Secondary market: Ticketbis allows users to sell on tickets for sports or music

Ticketbis targets further global expansion after latest angel round

Ticket reselling platform Ticketbis has collected itself $4.5 million of new funding to help with its continuing internationalisation.

Regent has been responsible for hires at locations including The Savoy, London

Recruitment firm used by The Savoy and The Ritz gets venture capital support

A recruitment firm behind many of the new hires seen at restaurants such as Pollen Street Social and the Burj Al-Arab hotel in Dubai has secured venture funding for growth.

Online: Amplience founder James Brooke set up his first internet company in 1994

Amplience links up with Octopus Investments again through £3.7 million round

Having spent the last year securing contracts with Tesco, DFS and New Look, e-commerce technology company Amplience has closed its second funding round.

Emerald Isle: The new cleantech project is being built in Londonderry

UK Green Investment Bank closes first deal in Northern Ireland alongside Foresight Group

An investment of £20 million by Foresight Group and the UK Green Investment Bank will be used to build a wood fuelled combined heat and power station in Northern Ireland.

Sales traction: Learning Labs FlashNotes are already stocked in WH Smith

Post-it note-based language tool nets venture capital funding from Midven

A business which is using Post-it notes to help with language learning has secured investment from venture capital firm Midven.

New tech: LumeJet's development is for applications such as photo book printing

LumeJet secures £250,000 as part of TSB’s £40 million 2013 Smart programme commitment

The Technology Strategy Board's Smart programme has made its latest funding outlay, this time in an inkless printing company.

New look: Wool and the Gang was set up by Jade Harwood and Aurelie Popper

Wool and the Gang sews up $2.8 million round from three VCs

Index Ventures, Wellington Partners and MMC Ventures are coming together to back the growth of fashion brand Wool and the Gang.

Probate sector: New investment Kings Court Trust deals with estate admin

First 'Tesco Law' deal for venture capital firm Smedvig Capital

A £4 million investment from Smedvig Capital into Kings Court Trust marks the first time that an outside investor has made a commitment in the private client market since the deregulation of the UK legal services market in April 2012.

New offering: Entrepreneur Glen Calvert set up Affectv in 2011

Secret Escapes and Zoopla VC backer invests in Affectv

Octopus Investments has led a £2 million Series A funding round into audience technology business Affectv.

Clinical research: The inventor of the SnapFast£ system, Ryan Cawood

'Lego for DNA' biotech start-up secures £150,000 of SEIS capital from Mercia

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) has allowed biotechnology business Oxford Genetics to net £150,000 of new funding.

New hire: Invenias provides software for the recruitment space

Cloud business Invenias secures MMC Ventures and Mark Farmer as investors

Venture capital firm MMC Ventures has made another play in the cloud computing market by backing Reading-based Invenias.

Biomedical market: Absynth is developing vaccines to treat bacterial infections

Spin-out biomedical business gets SPARK Impact-led investment

The North West Fund for Biomedical and Fusion IP are coming together to back the growth ambition of University of Sheffield spin-out Absynth Biologics.

More to come: The investment is part of a larger Series A round

Gaming analytics venture targets US and Euro markets with new investment capital

A funding round worth $1.3 million has seen contributions from investors including Par Equity and STV Group.

World play: Scoopshot uses 280,000 mobile and 1,100 professional snappers

Top-selling photographer Yuri Arcurs invests in crowdsource image platform Scoopshot

The world's top selling stock photographer has invested $1.2 million into Scoopshot, a business which will be going up against traditional stock photo libraries and agencies.

SME loans: FundingKnight was set up due to a lack of high street bank lending

SME loan crowdfunding platform FundingKnight closes its own investment round

Crowdfunding platform FundingKnight has secured £1.5 million of investment for itself and given away a 20 per cent equity stake.

Bright sparks: Captify Media founders Dominic Joseph (28) and Adam Ludwin (25)

Panoramic Growth Equity backs young entrepreneurial team at Captify Media

A sixth commitment from the Panoramic Enterprise Capital Fund I has seen the new investment firm back Captify Media.

New horizons: YSC is targeting growth in the emerging markets

YSC investment takes ISIS Equity Partners 2013 deal count to nine

ISIS Equity Partners has closed a huge £18 million investment deal involving business psychologists company YSC.

New machinery: (L-R) York Mailing COO Mike Newbould and CEO Chris Ingram

Business Growth Fund closes another £10 million investment

The Business Growth Fund has invested £10 million into printing business York Mailing, the fourth time it has injected that sum into a portfolio company.

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