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UK culture: Purple Seven works with groups including the Barbican in London

Couple behind Tesco Clubcard take to angel investing and back Purple Seven

The creators of the Tesco Clubcard are backing theatre analytics and targeting company Purple Seven through a seven-figure angel investment.

Medical innovation: Cerus Endovascular is tackling intracranial aneurysms

Oxford-based medical technology firm secures investment from The North West Fund for Biomedical

Cerus Endovascular is moving its operations to Liverpool Science Park following backing from The North West Fund for Biomedical.

Global sites: Andante Travels runs tours to locations including Machu Picchu

Panoramic Growth Equity deal sees new backing and CEO arrive at Andante Travels

Fledgling investment firm Panoramic Growth Equity has closed its fifth deal and backed travel company Andante Travels.

Knocked back: Trunki was rubbished by Theo Paphitis on Dragons' Den in 2006

Dragons' Den reject Trunki packs up investment from Business Growth Fund

Children's luggage company Trunki has secured a £3.92 million investment from the bank-backed Business Growth Fund.

Going green: E-Car Club is currently operating in Milton Keynes and Luton

E-Car Club tops up Crowdcube investment by securing a further £215,000 from angels

Angel investors are supporting the growth aspirations of E-Car Club, a business which calls itself the UK's first entirely electric car club.

Software tool: Sitedesk is said to aid with modelling when on a construction site

Software product aimed at architects and engineers supported by The North West Fund for Digital & Creative

Regional backer The North West Fund has closed a new investment through its Digital & Creative fund by backing Sitedesk.

P2P fun: Epps came up with the idea when trying to settle up bets with friends

P2P sports gambling platform BuddyBet nets $3 million funding eight months after launch

A social networking-based online betting business set up in August 2012 has netted a $3 million investment from a number of private investors.

Euro haul: CompareFinanza has secured the regulation its needs to grow

Envestors leads funding injection into price comparison platform

Private investor network Envestors has closed a new deal through the €5.3 million (£4.6 million) backing of insurance price comparison website

GoCardless founders: (L-R) Tom Bloomfield, Matt Robinson and Hiroki Takeuchi

Passion Capital and Accel Partners back financial technology firm GoCardless for second time

GoCardless has added to the $1.5 million (£976,400) it secured in February 2012 by netting a further $3.3 million through a deal with Accel Partners and Passion Capital.

Finance methods: Anthony Clark talks angel investments at the SME Assembly

Six new deals for London Business Angels as the network uses EIS and SEIS schemes

London Business Angels investors are backing six new companies, taking the network's 2013 deal count to 10.

Sales boost: allows consumers to better fit clothing purchased online

Adidas and Huge Boss online fitting service closes £5 million Series A

Software firm has netted £5 million through its Series A funding round so that it can develop its virtual fitting room services.

Past credits: Molinare has previously worked on feature film The King's Speech

Production house behind The King’s Speech and MasterChef backed by Saphir Capital Partners

Saphir Capital Partners has joined Next Wave Partners as investment backers of production house Molinare.

Aussie bushwear: R.M. Williams is well known for its leather boots

LVMH adds to portfolio by backing growth efforts of Australian boot brand R.W. Williams

Luxury goods group LVMH has invested an undisclosed amount into clothing and footwear retailer R.M. Williams.

London's start-ups: Duedil has previously mapped the Silicon Roundabout area

Tech City mapper Duedil attracts Spotify investor and Notion Capital to its Series A round

Private company financials business Duedil has raised $5 million through a Series A funding round.

No more tears: Watertronix eliminates chlorine from swimming pool water

MabLyte and Watertronix backed by new Mercia Fund Management hybrid EIS and SEIS fund

Two new investments for Mercia Fund Management has kicked off its Mercia Growth Fund 1 efforts.

Cloud technology: Abiquo is hoping to expand the capabilities of its platform

Oxford Capital teams up with Balderton and Nauta to back Abiquo

Cloud management software provider Abiquo has now raised $17.9 of venture capital takings following its latest round.

Fertility clinics: Create Health provides IVF and IVM treatments

ISIS Equity Partners makes first investment of 2013 and backs Create Health

A £5 million investment from Isis Equity Partners' Baronsmead VCTs will be used to aid the development of a new fertility clinic for Create Health.

Mobile exposure: Somo helps businesses build customer engagement

Boris Johnson’s MMC London Fund makes investment into mobile firm Somo

MMC Ventures has made its fourth play from its MMC London Fund a day after it was officially launched at City Hall in London.

Event booking: Fatsoma has listings including clubs in Ibiza

LateRooms co-founder backs Twitter and Facebook-based event ticketing platform Fatsoma

An undisclosed investment from The North West Fund for Digital & Creative into Fatsoma has included a commitment from LateRooms co-founder Chris Allen.

Capital aim: The tender is part of Boris Johnson's  Economic Development Strategy

London mayor Boris Johnson awards London venture capital fund tender to MMC Ventures

MMC Ventures has launched its MMC London Fund after winning a mandate from the Mayor of London and the European Regional Development Fund.

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