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Entrepreneurial: Dave Vout previously built a engineering firm GDS Rebar

Driving display technology Bike HUD uses Seedrs to raise in excess of £100,000

A new technology designed to provide a heads up display for motorcyclists has raised growth capital through crowdfunding platform Seedrs.

PR Slides team: Co-CEO Niall Harbison and founder Emma-Jane Power

Irish model Emma-Jane Power ties up €500,000 angel round for her tech start-up

Emma-Jane Power has secured the backing of Enterprise Ireland, Kernel Capital and four prominent angel investors from Ireland.

Charlie Marshall has seen a large chunk of sales come through Loaf's showroom

Monsoon and Accessorize founder invests in furniture retailer Loaf

Furniture and homeware retailer Loaf has closed its maiden funding round with help from retail entrepreneur Peter Simon.

Entrepreneurs: DesignMyNight co-founders Nick Telson and Andrew Webster

Former Friends Reunited executives lead angel funding round for DesignMyNight

Entertainment planning resource DesignMyNight has attracted the interest of a number of high-profile angel investors.

Kingsbridge Risk Solutions are planning to branch out into new sectors

Insurance broker added to ISIS Equity Partners portfolio through £5 million round

ISIS Equity Partners has made its first new investment of the year by backing insurance broker Kingsbridge Risk Solutions.

Iceotope's cooling technology installed at the University of Leeds

Iceotope raises £6 million of VC capital two years after entering administration

Cleantech start-up Iceotope has closed its Series A fundraising round with help from venture capital firm Aster Capital.

Michelson is involved in the diagnosis of conditions such as skin cancer

Michelson Diagnostics closes new venture capital and angel deal

Venture capital investor Octopus Investments has backed Michelson Diagnostics again through a £1.98 million round.

Dick Cormack worked for Pirelli before deciding to start his own company

World Rally Championship tyre brand DMACK drives off with private equity backing

High performance tyre maker DMACK has turned to private equity to fund the next stage of its growth.

FDM believes that the system could revolutionise the NHS supply chain

FDM Digital Solutions looks to ride wave of 3D printing growth by closing funding round

An £860,000 investment commitment has been secured by FDM Digital Solutions, a business which produces made-to-measure insoles for the NHS.

Christoph Rieche and iwoca have UK and global growth as targets

Second multi-million pound funding round in a year for iwoca

Investment firm Global Founders Capital is leading a £5 million investment into small business finance service iwoca.

Watkins Hire's events division provided equipment for the London Olympics

Baird Capital invests in British Olympic Games equipment provider

Global investor Baird Capital has made an investment though its UK arm into heating and cooling equipment business Watkins Hire.

Caption Data's HygroBug is used to measure moisture in damp building materials

New markets on the horizon for Caption Data following VC funding round

Investors Midven and Minerva Business Angel Network are coming together to back the future growth of data monitoring service Caption Data.

It is hoped that the new treatment will cut down on pre-eclampsia

Metabolomic Diagnostics finds two backers for maiden funding round

A seed funding round worth €750,000 has been closed by Irish business Metabolomic Diagnostics to help with growth.

National growth: NRG GYM is set to have four sites by the end of July 2014

Gym chain NRG targets 15 sites by the end of 2015 following investment

Angel investment syndicate Envestors has led a £900,000 funding round for health and fitness chain NRG GYM.

Palmer Hargreaves CEO Randy Weeks and executive chairman Andrew Clift

Acquisition plans for Palmer Hargreaves following investment from Business Growth Fund

A second deal is as many days has seen the bank-backed Business Growth Fund inject £4 million into Palmer Hargreaves.

New team: StreetHub founders Alex Loizou, Maxim Berglund and Mandeep Singh

StreetHub collects £750,000 investment a month after launching

A seed funding round worth £750,000 has been raised by London start-up StreetHub with help from Index Ventures and Octopus Investments.

Healthcare: Part of Medicina's product range are syringes used for IVs

Northern healthcare deal for the Business Growth Fund takes 2013 regional outlay to £35 million

The Business Growth Fund has continued with its active year-end dealmaking by investing in medical devices business Medicina.

Cleaner: Econic polycarbonates result in 30-40 per cent cost reductions

Cleantech spin-out Econic Technologies closes £5.1 million Series A round

Technology commercialisation investor Imperial Innovations has led a £5.1 million investment into cleantech business Econic Technologies.

Online activity: Plumbee has a mix of free-to-play and real-money games

Big Brother production company backs gaming company Plumbee

London-based social gaming company Plumbee has closed its second equity funding round and netted $13 million.

Expansion plans: MyOptique CEO Kevin Cornils is hoping to grow overseas

Index Ventures joins new funding round for Future Fifty member MyOptique

The business behind Glasses Direct, Sunglasses Shop and LensOn has gone back to its existing investor pool to raise new funds.

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