Connect Technology Group has been backed by the North West Fund for Digital & Creative, the fund's second deal in three months.
Capital markets-listed technology investment firm Imperial Innovations has taken part in a funding round for data storage business Acunu.
Octopus Investments has made a commitment from its Titan VCT funds in autobiography business LifeBook.
A new organic waste facility to be built in East London's docks has received the backing it needs to begin development.
The private equity house of Lloyds Bank has backed a new restaurants-focused food and beverage fund to be run by Hill Capital Partners.
Rugby World Cup 2011 video producer Big Button Media has closed a £400,000 funding round as it looks to grow its share of the UK market.
AIM-listed investment management group Braveheart Investment has closed an equity fundraising into MoBank.
Energy business SenseLogix has charged itself with £1 million of new funding as it looks to expand its headcount.
Index Ventures has led a Series B funding round into Nasty Gal five months after taking part in its first institutional fundraising.
Private equity firm ECI has backed Liverpool-based Clarke Energy as it looks to take the business global.
Worldwide delivery service UPS has invested in UK internet start-up Shutl through its venture capital division.
Mobile payment business SumUp has closed its Series A funding round and secured an enormous $20 million (£12.6 million) to coincide with the launch of its service.
The UK sponsored Angel CoFund and a number of UK and overseas investors are coming together to back crowd analytics software business Crowd Vision.
Dawn Capital has supported the Series A funding round of online fashion retailer miinto.
Index Ventures has led a Series D funding round into all-flash enterprise storage company Pure Storage.
Ubiquisys has taken its total venture capital fundraising to $81 million (£51.7 million) and attracted two new investors.
Company financials database Duedil has enticed its existing investor base to follow up previous commitments with more capital.
Albion Ventures has made its first hydro investment by backing Welsh-based developer Dragon Hydro.
Venture capital firm Midven has backed UK entrepreneur Dave Bannister through its Early Advantage Fund.
Anthemis Group has joined forces with a Boston-based venture capital firm and pool of investors to back Movenbank.
Help manage your cashflow with a fixed price energy plan. Call 033 3920 6043, Mon – Fri 8am - 6pm
Find out how to grow your business – book a free consultation with an ICAEW Chartered Accountant today.
CRM without compromise. Cloud or on-premise, your choice, your CRM. Find out more.
Tailor your policy, compare quotes and buy in minutes! Up to 50% No Claims Discount. Compare quotes now or call 0845-0723340 today.
To coincide with the second crop of Future Fifty companies being named, GrowthBusiness meets Green Man Gaming and its founder Paul Sulyok to find out what being a member involves.
Keith Holdt, investment director and head of the Value Enhancement Group at LDC, argues that big data shouldn't be intimidating for growing companies.
While not offering much in the way of business goodies, George Osborne’s speech offered some festive cheer.
The annual Cash Shells Directory is an invaluable guide for companies and advisers considering joining the stock market by reversing into a shell, providing a list of potential candidates and a commentary on each of them.