Lord Young's Start Up Loans programme has now awarded its 20,000 commitment, taking its overall activity beyond £100 million.
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.
LDC has exited a seven-year investment in Penn Pharmaceuticals by selling the healthcare-orientated business to Packaging Coordinators.
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.
An increasing number of UK workers are driving as part of their job without the necessary protection or training, new research suggests.
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.
The Alternative Investment Market has continued to attract Chinese listings, with Fraspens becoming the latest to announce a flotation.
Having helped to create Independent Vetcare in 2011, investment firm August Equity has sold its interest in the business for an undisclosed amount.
Bristol-based semiconductor business XMOS has closed a Series D investment deal, pulling in new corporate backers.
Payment fraud prevention technology Retail Decisions has been sold to ACI Worldwide through a deal worth $205 million.
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.
Having previously only used its own crowdfunding platform to raise growth capital, Crowdcube has secured institutional backer Balderton Capital as a new investor.
From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
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With another Dragons' Den pitch taking to crowdfunding in order to get investment, is the TV show now just becoming a PR platform?
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