All Fundraising Deals

Lamellar Biomedical gets £3.3 million capital injection to develop treatments

A Scottish biomedical company has received the support of a number of equity backers as it looks to continue with the commercialisation of its products.

Deal leaders: L-R Rebecca Crawford, Steve Nelson and Ross Linnett

Recite Me nets return backing from Northstar Ventures as it banks on legislation demands

Northstar Ventures' Finance for Business North East Accelerator Fund has backed a Gateshead-based company which helps those who are dyslexic and visually impaired use the internet.

Future forecasts: BuzzFeed is hoping to grow through its mobile technology

BuzzFeed aggregates investors to lock up $19.3 million of new funding to drive social expansion

Social news aggregator BuzzFeed has closed a Series D funding round and outlined intentions to open a London office in 2013.

Online marketplace: iwoca targets retailers operating through Amazon

E-commerce lending platform iwoca attracts Beyond Digital as venture backer

Loan provider iwoca has received capital itself through a funding round led by Beyond Digital.

Deal team: Instant has closed the investment to boost its international expansion

Instant nets £16 million of investment capital from MML

Private equity firm MML has taken out a minority investment in office services business Instant.

Camino offers tapas in three London locations

Spanish restaurant chain served up BGF funding

Tapas chain Camino has secured £3 million of investment through the Business Growth Fund.

Multiple options: Hiring-Hub received a number of offers from other VCs and angels

Online recruitment firm Hiring-Hub targets ‘world domination’ on the back of maiden funding round

Hiring-Hub is set to target 'aggressive' growth following the closing of a £500,000 investment round.

Data drive: Both SanDisk and WhipTail operate in the storage market

WhipTail collects first investment allocation from SanDisk’s new venture capital initiative

Data storage business WhipTail has become the first company to be backed by SanDisk's corporate venture fund.

Tracking system: Route Monkey software in operation

Route Monkey closes second £500,000 funding deal with regional backer

Vehicle tracking software business Route Monkey has secured £500,000 of investment for the second time in its lifetime.

Easy access: Hello Fresh provides tailor-made recipe boxes for cooking

Hello Fresh cooks up recipe for growth with new investment deal led by Vorwerk Ventures

An e-commerce firm which allows users to receive recipes and an exact ingredients list to their door has gobbled up new investment.

Nowhere to hide: Trustpilot provides a way for consumers to share company reviews

Index Ventures leads seven-figure growth capital deal for review service Trustpilot

Investment firm Index Ventures has invested £8 million into Trustpilot to help the Copenhagen-based business target the US market.

Social capital: Peer-to-peer lending works in both a debt and equity capacity

Zopa attracts Augmentum and Forward Venture as equity backers to boost crowd lending

A peer-to-peer lending company which pairs borrowers and savers has been invested in by Augmentum Capital.

Road network: TR Fleet operates in the UK fleet management market

Road safety firm TR Fleet gets investment rubber stamp from Midven

TR Fleet has marked its second year of operation by closing a funding round worth £300,000.

Photo-sharing entrepreneur: Blipfoto founder Joe Tree has attracted new investors

Photo sharing service used by Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak backed by Skyscanner's Gareth Williams

An Edinburgh-based photo sharing business has taken its total fundraising to £700,000 following a new £375,000 deal.

Big clients: Supermarket chain Tesco uses Rangespan products

Ex-Amazon executives secure Octopus Investments cash for Rangespan business

Venture capital firm Octopus Investments has backed a business set up by two former Amazon executives.

Smartphone protection: Orange users in Europe will soon access Lookout's services

Lookout partners with Orange through investment to bring smartphone protection to UK EE and T-Mobile customers

Mobile network Orange has made an investment through its Orange & Publicis strategic venture capital initiative.

Angel cash: Ken Olisa has launched the network alongside his merchant bank

M-commerce firm paythru becomes first business backed by Restoration Alpha Angels

Technology merchant bank Restoration Partners has closed the first investment to be made through its Restoration Alpha Angels network.

QuBit founders: L-R: Graham Cooke, Emre Baran, Daniel Shellard and Ian McCaig

Former Google executives land Balderton Capital as VC backer for QuBit venture

Balderton Capital has led a $7.5 million (£4.65 million) investment into QuBit and placed general partner Bernard Liautaud onto the board.

Social power: Footfall123 allows businesses to create Facebook-led campaigns

Betfair founder Ed Wray backs Footfall123 in angel and venture capital investment round

Footfall123 has raised £1.7 million to help with international expansion and product portfolio development.

Peyton and Byrne runs retail bakery outlets as well as restaurants

BGF serves up cash feast to restaurant group 

Restaurant group Peyton and Byrne has raised £6.25 million of growth capital through the Business Growth Fund.

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