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Corporate to creative: Ex-Yahoo exec Virginie Charles-Dear set up the business

Innocent Drinks founders invest in business set up by ex-Yahoo executive

The founders of the Innocent Drinks brand are investing in kids company Toucan Box through a new investment firm, Jam Jar.

Deal leads: (L-R) Alex Richards, Richard Exley and Jamie Scott

Angels and regional backer come together to back SaaS firm SocialRel8

The Finance for Business North East Finance Proof of Concept Fund has teamed up with a number of angel investors to inject a quarter of a million pounds into software company SocialRel8.

Existing projects: MHA Lighting has installed goods at Manchester Airport

LED manufacturer MHA Lighting becomes third March deal for Energy & Environmental fund

A business which has previously provided lighting products for Manchester Airport has secured growth capital from The North West Fund for Energy & Environmental.

Future sounds: Warwick Audio Technologies has developed thin speakers

Mercia Fund Management continues with EIS transactions by backing two technology businesses

Venture capital fund manager Mercia Fund Management has chosen Warwick Audio Technologies and nanoTherics as its first Mercia Growth Fund 1 investments.

Start-up finance: Taragenyx started life at a Scottish incubator and accelerator

Seven-figure seed round for Taragenyx four months after launch

Scottish medical technologies company Taragenyx has secured itself £1.3 million of seed capital to speed up the development of its orthopaedic and dental implant coatings.

Cold treatment: infirst HEALTHCARE will be moving into the US market

Invesco Asset Management makes healthcare play with medicine investment

A £25 million fundraising for infirst HEALTHCARE will be used to launch the company's medicines into the US market.

Secured Mail: Mark Bigley set up the postal company in 2006

Secured Mail seals new investment to help deliver growth targets

UK postal operator Secured Mail has secured a follow-on investment from backer Next Wave Partners.

Fresh pot: The will add new technology businesses to Accel's portfolio

'Unprecedented demand' for new Accel London IV venture capital fund

Venture capital firm Accel Partners has closed its Accel London IV fund and secured $475 million (£314 million) to invest in Europe and Israel.

Travel use: Masabi's technology is being used by Boston's MBTA transport system

UK mobile firm Masabi nets $2.8 million investment and opens New York base

Mobile ticketing business Masabi has closed its third institutional funding round and invited two new investors to the table.

UK construction: Sapphire Capital Partners says it will look at smaller projects

Sapphire Capital Partners unveils new construction-focused Enterprise Investment Scheme

A new Enterprise Investment Scheme aimed at the UK construction industry has been launched by Sapphire Capital Partners.

Scopus’ customers include oil companies which use it for construction work

Oil and gas firm Scopus Engineering gets tank filled by Growth Capital Partners investment

Growth Capital Partners has continued with its commitment to the oil and gas sector by investing in laser survey services business Scopus Engineering.

Business marriage: EcoLogicLiving was set up by Judy and Islam Pearson

Cleantech firm EcoLogicLiving uses investor base to fund new product

EcoLogicLiving has gone back to the North West Fund for Energy & Environmental to secure the capital it needs to launch a new product.

Figures: 20,000 investors have provided €45 million in loans through auxmoney

Peer-to-peer lending service auxmoney attracts funding from Index Ventures

Index Ventures has teamed up with Union Square Ventures to provide $12 million (£8 million) of growth capital to peep-to-peer loan service auxmoney.

Cleaning up: CEO Bill Westwater is taking Xeros technology into the home

Xeros drums up £10 million investment for green washing machine development

A business which has developed an environmentally friendly laundry cleaning system has closed an eight-figure investment round led by Invesco Perpetual.

Retail target: Casabu says it is leveraging the surge of 'digital mums'

Ingenious Ventures backs flash sale site Casabu and partners with BBH venture arm Zag

A flash sale site aimed at mothers of small children has raised £900,000 to add to the angel funding it received in 2012.

Growth stages: Yours Florally founder Mary McKimm set up the business in 2012

Former Google head helps sew the seed for Irish e-commerce business Yours Florally

A seed round for flower delivery service Yours Florally has been secured so that the business can target penetration into the UK.

Industry application: Metrasens products are used in locations such as prisons

Top-up capital for Octopus Investments portfolio company Metrasens

A second funding injection from Octopus Investments is set to fuel the growth ambitions of technology company Metrasens.

Start-up cash: Mark Payton is managing director of Mercia Fund Management

Second EIS/SEIS fund from Mercia Fund Management aimed at tax-break-seeking investors

Mercia Fund Management has launched its second hybrid EIS/SEIS fund ahead of an announcement regarding the first investments made from its maiden fund.

New horizons: Anaplan recently opened up a division in the UK

Anaplan raises $30 million to fund expansion efforts in locations including the UK

Cloud software company Anaplan has added to its venture capital takings by securing $30 million (£19.8 million) through a deal led by Meritech Capital.

New tech: Acoustic Sensing Technology's Richard Long and Kirill Horoshenkov

Uni spin-out becomes first water deal for The North West Fund for Energy & Environmental

A business founded on technology developed at the University of Bradford has secured backing from the North West Fund for Energy & Environmental.

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