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Business backers: Midven invests in companies throughout the Midlands

Advertising platform adizio gets help from angels and Midven

Midven's Early Advantage fund has led a £250,000 investment in a self-serve advertising platform.

Business services: Thirsty Horses helps organisation such as hospitals

The North West Fund for Venture Capital closes third £500,000 investment in February

A Liverpool-headquartered business, which helps organisations improve performance, has pulled in £500,000 worth of investment.

Open source: Elasticsearch has now hit 200,000 downloads a month

Elasticsearch closes $24 million Series B four months after $10 million Series A

Index Ventures has closed its second deal in as many days by backing Dutch business Elasticsearch.

Industry figure: Entrepreneur Imran Amed meets with Dolce & Gabbana

Imran Amed's The Business of Fashion dressed for growth with Index Ventures backing

Index Ventures has added another fashion-based company to its portfolio by investing in The Business of Fashion.

Natural resources: LUX Assure works with both onshore and offshore set-ups

Angel group and VCs support LUX Assur's commercialisation efforts

Edinburgh-based LUX Assure has netted £3.35 million of development capital through a deal bringing together a number of investors.

Growth ambitions: Kallik works with the likes of Estee Lauder on packaging

Kallik charged with Midven cash to pursue international expansion

Venture capital firm Midven is supporting the international expansion plans of Kallik by investing in the business.

Angel backers: Founder Simon Hill pitches the business to possible investors

Angel backers from B&Q and invest in Wazoku

A seed financing round for Wazoku has seen the software-as-a-service business pull in £500,000.

Deal heads: BGF's Simon Munro and Aubin's managing director Paddy Collins

Oil and gas investment sees Business Growth Fund hit quarter century deal mark

The Business Growth Fund has added a third oil and gas investment to its portfolio and has now notched up four transactions in Scotland.

Centre of knowledge: The business began life at Oxford University

MTI Ventures tops up investment in cleantech firm Oxford Photovoltaics

An Oxford University spin-out has locked up its second institutional funding round through a deal with MTI Partners.

Selling tool: Vizolution's vScreen allows for customer and salesman interaction

Software firm Vizolution backed by ex-Abbey National CEO and Finance Wales

Finance Wales has joined forces with Notion Capital to support the growth aspirations of Vizolution.

Market potential: Sustainable Marine Technology operates in the tidal energy sector

Angel network takes part in Sustainable Marine Energy fundraising round

A London Business Angels-led investment deal has seen tidal energy platform company Sustainable Marine Energy charge itself with £150,000.

Deal flow: Albion Ventures has identified the healthcare sector as a growth arena

Albion Ventures adds to healthcare portfolio by backing MyMeds&Me

Investment firm Albion Ventures has added MyMeds&Me to its portfolio through a £2 million transaction.

Helping hand: RollUp Media provides news sites advertising and publishing tools

RollUp Media closes second venture round in seven months

Digital publishing business RollUp Media has added to the €1.2 million (£1 million) of funding it received in July 2012 by securing a further €1.5 million.

Google scheme: In 2011 Liverpool became a Get British Business Online pilot city

Google North West partner Ph.Creative secures £500,000 growth funding package

A marketing agency located in Liverpool has ambitions to double in size following the backing of The North West Fund for Venture Capital.

Industry experience: Founder Clark was previously a senior manager at Michelin

Top-up investment for Tyres on the Drive as it targets new depots

Tyres on the Drive is planning to expand its operations into Yorkshire by using the £640,000 it has secured from Enterprise Ventures and MMC Ventures.

Big backer: Abramovich bought Chelsea Football Club for £140 million in 2003

Roman Abramovich flexes his investment muscles with £70 million Truphone deal

Chelsea Football Club owner and Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich has ploughed £70 million into UK-based mobile telecoms business Truphone.

Mobile phones: Bullitt works with the likes of JCB to produce rugged devices

Business Growth Fund backs youngest company to date through telecoms deal

The bank-backed Business Growth Fund has made its second telecoms investment through a backing of Bullitt Group.

Security issues: Loksys Trakalok product is used to secure and monitor freight

Entrepreneurial brothers secure venture backing for freight security product

The Venture Capital arm of The North West Fund has dipped into its pockets and injected £500,000 into Loksys Solutions.

Irish rising: Amartus is part of a burgeoning technology scene in Dublin

Enterprise Ireland teams up with Kernel Capital to back Amartus

Kernel Capital has closed a new deal through the Bank of Ireland Seed and Early Stage Equity Fund.

Social media: Glow Digital Media provides services for Facebook advertising

Facebook ad firm Glow Digital Media closes seed funding round

London-based start-up Glow Digital Media has attracted the interest of a number of seed backers and secured $1.3 million (£823,000) for its development efforts.

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