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Bookatable brings together 10,000 restaurants from 19 countries

Restaurant reservation platform Bookatable acquires 2Book to gobble up Scandinavian market share

Bookatable has moved to build out its offering in Europe by snapping up Swedish business 2Book for an undisclosed amount.

Corporate leadership: The Currency Cloud is headed up by CEO Mike Laven

London tech start-up The Currency Cloud bolstered by eight-figure fundraising

A host of well-known venture capital firms are uniting to back the future growth of payments engine The Currency Cloud as the British business looks to increase transaction numbers.

Bagir Group supplies UK retailers such as Marks & Spencer with formalwear

Israeli tailor used by Marks & Spencer debuts on London's AIM stock exchange

Bagir Group has joined the Alternative Investment Market and raised £20 million to fund future growth.

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MBO for Connect Communications backed by LDC

LDC has closed its second deal in as many days by backing a management buy-out for telecommunications company Connect Communications.

LDC's Martin Draper sees an attractive market driven by strong fundamentals

LDC snaps up mobility equipment firm from Canadian-listed Prism Medical

Lloyds Banking Group equity investment arm LDC has closed its latest deal and added mobility equipment company Prism Medical UK to its portfolio.

Users are encouraged to socialise the collections of goods listed on Snupps

Organisational app Snupps launches on the back of $5 million seed round

A service aimed at helping users organise and socialise their possessions has raised $5 million growth capital and launched an app for the Apple iOS platform.

Concepta will be developing products for the female health diagnostics sector

Pregnancy test technology secures £2.3 million through Angel CoFund led deal

Concepta will now being to develop and market a diagnostic device for the testing of fertility, pregnancy and early-stage healthy pregnancy monitoring following a new funding round.

Industry knowledge: Patrick Bradley has a strong track record in the sectors

The Inbetweeners and Cream festival operator backer launches new media and entertainment investment fund

A new fund created by part of the team behind Ingenious Ventures has been launched with a fundraising benchmark of £150 million.

Zesty started with dentist appointments and then branched out

Dental booking platform Zesty banks funding and looks to new healthcare markets

Investment firms TA Ventures and ABRT Venture Fund are coming together to lead a $2 million investment into healthcare booking platform Zesty.

Vince Cable and Nick Clegg have headed up the Regional Growth Fund

Fifth round recipients of Regional Growth Fund unveiled by Nick Clegg

Government investment pot the Regional Growth Fund has selected which businesses will receive the latest funding injections from its £3.2 billion stock.

The technology is an important part of gaining planning permission for wind farms

DFJ Esprit makes return investment in Cambridge-based radar company

3D surveillance radar company Aveillant has returned to its existing pool of investors to raise an additional £6 million of growth capital.

Investor central: London has proved a buoyant market for businesses floating

The ten largest European IPOs of Q1 2014

With the global and European IPO market experiencing a resurgence, GrowthBusiness takes a look at the top ten listings during the first three months of the year.

Start-up businesses in the UK now have access to a new pot of growth capital

New £30 million venture capital fund created to invest in UK technology start-ups

The London Business School's fund management company has created a £30 million venture capital fund with help from Vince Cable's British business bank.

Adding nursery sites is key to consolidating a fragmented market for Treetops

Electra Partners provides new investment capital for acquisitive means

Treetops Nurseries has turned to its existing equity backer in its efforts to secure new investment capital to close growth deals.

Technology is aiding with the rapid growth in the e-learning market

Learning Technologies Group snaps up LINE as part of buy-and-build

London-listed Learning Technologies Group has bought LINE for £9 million in a cash and share-based deal.

Albert Medical Devices is looking to revolutionise the traditional catheter

Angel CoFund invests in 40th company as it pairs up with London Business Angels

A medical devices company based in Liverpool has become the latest business to receive equity backing from the government's Angel CoFund.

SMEs are forecast to spend 35.8 billion on equipment and vehicles

Vehicles, equipment and IT goods dominate increase in capex spending for SMEs

An increase in capital expenditure for businesses in the UK is on the cards following a renewed confidence, GE Capital says.

Online voting: Scytl has developed its e-Election Platform for electoral processes

Paul Allen's Vulcan Capital leads investment into Scytl

The venture capital firm set up to manage the philanthropic and business endeavours of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has made a new commitment.

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