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Prior to Egnyte, Vineet Jain founded supply chain software provider Valdero

Egnyte to use $29.5 million venture capital round to open London headquarters

File sharing business Egnyte has outlined plans to open up a major UK base in London following a funding round backed by Northgate Capital Group and other investors.

Agdot's technology could soon be used in products such as domestic detergents

Cambridge spin-out Aqdot gets Imperial Innovations cash

Chemical technology business Aqdot has closed a £1 million seed funding round with help from Imperial Innovations, Cambridge Enterprise and other backers.

Frances Duncan led a bank-backed management buy-out in 2007

Business Growth Fund backs Duncan & Todd to close eighth Scottish deal

Scottish optical business Duncan & Todd has secured the capital it needs to fund acquisitive-led growth by becoming a Business Growth Fund portfolio company.

James Aitken and Tim Webster have run a profitable business since 2010

The Exchange Lab looks to build on US expansion through Business Growth Fund support

The Business Growth Fund has backed digital media marketplace The Exchange Lab through an $8 million investment.

Jeff Lynn now has the cash he needs to take Seedrs beyond the UK

Seedrs closes record crowdfunding round at £2.1 million to go after Europe

Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs has used its own service to raise £2.1 million of growth funds.

Nick Halstead founded DataSift and now serves as chief technology officer

Twitter and Tumblr backer leads $42 million funding round for DataSift

British technology business DataSift has now raised over $70 million of venture capital funding following a new $42 million round.

Green Biologics is in the biofuels space, and now hopes to grow in the US

New investors added by Green Biologics through £15.4 million round

Green Biologics has now raised over £28 million of venture capital investment following an eight-figure Series B round.

The Wedo team has recently built on its e-commerce platform by opening a store

Wedo links up with MMC Ventures and Passion Capital to raise new funds

Technology-enabled retailer Wedo has built on the seed capital it raised in 2012 by closing a £3 million venture capital funding round.

Patrick Wall set up MetaPack in 1999 and has 30 years experience in distribution

Index Ventures joins Sir Terry Leahy as investor in MetaPack

Delivery management software business MetaPack has closed a £20 million round with help from Index Ventures.

Warwick Audio Technologies is continuing to invest in product innovation

Smart audio business continues venture capital fundraising efforts

Warwick Audio Technologies has closed a second investment round of 2013, and added £1.25 million of development capital.

Supersolid has also launched its second mobile game, Adventure Land

Mobile games start-up founded by Playfish staff closes funding round

Index Ventures has made a play in the mobile gaming sector by backing London-based Supersolid.

Set up by Kate Mooney, Occa-Home lists branded furniture and home-wares

Online furniture venture Occa-Home adds Terry Leahy as investor as part of Series A

Former Tesco CEO Terry Leahy has invested in Occa-Home alongside a syndicate of other investors as part of a £1.5 million deal.

The company was founded in the summer of 2012 by entrepreneur Ross Bailey

Start-up founded by 21 year-old British entrepreneur secures £1 million venture capital investment

Short-term retail space booking system Appear Here has attracted the interest of leading investment firms including HOWZAT Partners, MMC Ventures and Forward Investment Partners.

Eagle Genomics' services are sometimes used to generate better crops

Cambridge business closes £1 million deal with help from Angel CoFund and London Business Angels

The Angel CoFund has upped its investment activity by backing bioinformatics company Eagle Genomics alongside London Business Angels.

Lifecake provides 1000 photographs and an hour’s high quality video for free

Former Skype head gets seed funding for secure photo sharing venture Lifecake

A £700,000 seed funding round for photo application Lifecake has been led by LOVEFiLM and Wonga investor Balderton Capital.

Smartphones: Kabbee is available on iPhone, Android and Blackberry 10 devices founder and Octopus Investments lead latest Kabbee funding round

Minicab price comparison business Kabbee has added to the venture capital funding it has already received by securing a further £3.8 million.

TCAS Online recently closed a deal with Taylor’s University in Malaysia

Student accommodation venture TCAS Digital closes €650,000 venture capital round

Irish investor Kernel Capital has closed a new investment and added a digital student accommodation business its portfolio.

Promoters and festivals such as Propaganda and Bestival list on Fatsoma

Fatsoma closes new funding round to take ticketing platform to WhatsApp

Online ticketing business Fatsoma has closed its second fundraising round in the last seven months to further ramp up growth.

Future growth: Dwayne Lafleur, founder of Ezoic, will be leading the company

Website optimisation start-up Ezoic secures Balderton Capital as investor

A Series A funding round worth $5.6 million for online business Ezoic has been led by Balderton Capital, alongside other backers.

Pip Howeson is committed to supporting British milliners and the textile industry

School for Creative Startups graduate Pip Howeson gets investment support from Doug Richard and Chris Ingram

Former Dragons' Den star Doug Richard and serial technology investor Chris Ingram are coming together to back the growth efforts of bespoke tailor Pip Howeson.

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