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Fishing for profit: The company's flotation appears to be a sucess

Fishing Republic raises £1.5m on AIM placing

Crowe Clark Whitehill advises on public offering

Good investment: Deals in the tech sector are on the rise

Tech investment up 18% in first quarter of 2015

Promising start to the year in the tech investment space as £635m injected into the space

Personal training: upmysport connects sports trainers with clients

Angel CoFund backs upmysport with £1m funding round

Platform for connecting sports instructors with clients operates out of Tech Hub in East London but some of the team is based in Chamonix, France

At odds: Shareholders and CEOs do not always work in harmony

Not sharing the love: CEOs who have seriously fallen out with shareholders

Perceived wisdom says that CEOs are answerable to the board, who in turn speak for the shareholder: but this lot have other ideas…

Tech investment: The fund is the largest seen for early stage tech companies

Business Growth Fund launches £200m venture capital fund for young tech businesses

BGF’s latest activity represents largest VC fund dedicated to earlier stage tech companies

Online retail: Trustpilot is a platform for consumer reviews

Trustpilot raises $73.5m in Series D funding round

Money will be put towards supporting global growth strategy

Game development: Investment opportunities in the sector are growing

Oxford Capital leads $7m funding round for independent games developer Kobojo

$7m funding round will finance the development of digital games for the global gaming market

Waterproof clothing: Sealskinz is a high-growth business in retail

Waterproof accessories company Sealskinz in £2.7m funding boost

VC investor Beringea backs company in a deal advised by Cavendish Corporate Finance

Travel data: TRAFI helps users to plan public transport journeys

Journey planning app TRAFI raises $6.5m in Series A funding round

Octopus Investments leads funding round for app that plans public service travel routes for users

Mobile thinking: Idea Britain is an app for entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurial platform Ideas Britain launches Crowdcube campaign

Mobile app connecting entrepreneurs with ‘captains of industry’ turns to crowdfunding platform for next round of funding

Mobile retail: Shops face a challenge to connect with mobile technology

Octer launches fresh crowdfunding campaign after record first round

Mobile-based shopping centre for 200 major UK retailers is back on Seedrs after raising $1m in 24-hours last year

Early detection: Abcodia is working to fight ovarian cancer

Abcodia secures £5.25m to develop ovarian cancer detection technology

Cambridge Innovative Capital and Scottish Equity Partners join existing investors Albion Ventures and UCLB in Series B funding round

Regional growth: The funding is a boost for the West-Midlands

£2m boost for West-Midlands businesses as Midven secures funding from ERDF

Venture capital firm succeeds in winning funding for young and growing companies in West-Midlands region

Drone technology: MMC has made Europe's biggest investment in the industry

MMC Ventures backs Sky-Futures in Europe’s largest ever drone technology investment

£2.5m investment for leading provider of drone inspection services

Alternative lending: The deal is a further boost for the high-flying firm

Everline and Ezbob raise £30m through Oaktree Capital Management

UK's largest alternative lenders in major funding boost following recent merger

On track: Aspin provides services for rail infrastructure

Aspin Group raises £25m through LDC investment

Lloyds Bank equity provider gives financial backing to infrastructure solutions business

Cloud control: Appirio offers professional cloud services

Cloud services company Appirio in $35m funding boost

Successful Series E funding round and new ex-Amazon CTO for global services business

Brain train: Cognitive mapping is part of the Peak team's offering

Brain training app Peak wins $7m in Series A funding round

Latest investment takes total funding to $10m since app’s launch last year

Social gaming: Members can discover and share their favourite games

Social gaming network gamesGRABR raises £450,000 with help of London Co-Investment Fund

Start-up raises capital through Crowdcube, including substantial investment from London Co-Investment Fund 

Fast-track: Take Eat Easy claims deliveries can be made within 20 minutes

Take Eat Easy raises €6m for European expansion

Company now positioned to take on Just Eat and Hungry House in UK market: while also offering deliveries of restaurant-quality food

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