UK-based financial analytics business OpenGamma has secured $15 million (£9.6 million) in Series C funding.
Construction, services and property group Kier has established a joint venture with its parent company Bedfordia Group to launch cleantech company Biogen.
University spin-out Intelligent Ultrasound has raised £610,000 to develop software aimed at reducing the risk of incorrect or missed diagnoses.
Sequoia Capital, the Silicon Valley venture capital firm behind investments in LinkedIn and Symantec, has led a $34.5 million (£22 million) investment round in Bit9.
Early stage investor E-Synergy has netted an 8x multiple on its five year investment in Blackstar Amplification.
A Vietnamese street food restaurant chain has gobbled up £5.2 million of growth capital to expand the business.
The North West Fund has closed its hundredth deal by backing energy and regeneration business PlaceFirst.
Venture capital-backed Six Degrees Group, a business launched by British entrepreneur Alastair Mills, has secured a further tranche of funding and closed another acquisition.
Water management company CatalySystems has netted £960,000 to allow it to launch its operations internationally.
Imperial Innovations has closed its second July deal taking its total 2012 transactions, alongside other investors, to £62.6 million.
UK and US-based software business Correlsense has closed its Series C fundraising round and attracted investment from the likes of Accel Partners and Vertex Venture Capital.
Arts Alliance has closed its second deal of the week by backing digital publishing services business Rollup Media.
Technology-focused venture capital firm Arts Alliance has provided £1.6 million in second round funding to ALLOW.
Egnyte, a California-based 'hybrid cloud' company, is planning to expand into the UK following a third round of funding led by Google Ventures.
UK Finance Online, a Bolton-based company that handles claims from misselling of payment protection insurance (PPI), has received funding from the North West Fund for Development Capital.
Notion Capital, a venture capital firm that targets cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) businesses, has made a first investment from its newly closed $100 million (£64.8 million) Fund 2.
London and New York-based social commerce business Lyst has secured $5 million of Series A funding.
Finance Yorkshire has backed robotics and telecoms components business Peratech.
European private equity firm EQT has invested €44 million in Sportradar from its EQT Expansion Capital II fund.
AIM-listed investment vehicle Imperial Innovations has backed PsiOxus Therapeutics in its Series B round.
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