Design LED Products has secured an undisclosed investment from IKEA GreenTech, the venture capital company of global furniture retailer IKEA.
Heap pump, solar panel, biomass and gas boiler installer Ecovision has raised £3.6 million of new finance led by founder Peter Randall.
Independent furniture retailer Furniture Village has turned to equity capital so that it can finance a roll-out of UK stores.
Private equity investor Hattington Capital has led a growth capital injection into Knomo so that the accessories company can build out its e-commerce platform and product offering.
North Wales-based SmartKem has closed a Series A transaction involving a syndicate of venture capital, corporate and regional backers.
Growth company investor MMC Ventures has led a new £2 million investment into subscription coffee business Pact Coffee.
Kent-based Abbey Pharma has taken on external debt and equity finance so that it can support a planned buy-and-build strategy.
Digital news company BuzzFeed has now raised $96.3 million worth of external investment following its latest growth capital deal.
Parking technology platform JustPark has driven off with investment from Index Ventures at the same time as launching an imbedded car system.
Stockomendation will now begin to build out its sales and marketing presence in the UK and US following an undisclosed funding round.
Intellectual property developer IP Group has led a new investment into a University of Sheffield spin-out business developing hormone deficiency treatments.
Destiny Pharma has secured the investment capital it needs to finance a clinical trial for its drug aimed at dealing with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Advertising platform Admedo has convinced four venture capital investors to back its growth, and raised $2 million in the process.
Mobile roaming smartphone application Roamer has dialled up a $1.3 million funding round so that it can broaden its offering.
A £2.5 million investment deal has been closed by OmPrompt so that the cloud-based customer management business can invest in sales and marketing.
Glow Digital Media has raised $7 million of equity investment so that it can accelerate international growth already underway.
Equity crowdfunding platform has topped up a £3.8 million venture capital round by using its own platform to raise £1.2 million.
Bristol-based semiconductor business XMOS has closed a Series D investment deal, pulling in new corporate backers.
Swoon Editions has become the latest internet-based furniture retailer to secure institutional investment backing after closing a £4 million round.
Peer-to-peer debt finance platform Funding Circle has returned to its investor base to raise $65 million of expansion funds.
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