Exponent Private Equity has exited its interest in media intelligence business Gorkana Group through a deal worth £200 million.
L Capital has opened a London investment office and installed former Glenmoragnie president and managing director Paul Skipworth as its head.
A seed funding round worth £400,000 has been closed by social media tool Reach7 to aid growth of its service, which broadens the reach of users.
Legislation coming into force in December regarding maternity leave is expected to catch businesses short, new research finds.
Infocomm Investments has lifted the lid on a new $200 million venture capital firm targeting European technology start-ups.
A $1.8 million investment has been made into one year-old start-up Mailcloud, with contributions coming from Seedcamp London, Octopus Investments and Bessemer Venture.
Listed telecoms business Daisy Group is set for future life as a private entity after current leader Matthew Riley tabled an offer for the business.
The Business Growth Fund has made Moda in Pelle its latest fashion-based investment and provided £3.5 million of funds to the company.
A cooling IPO market has seen volume and value of international mergers and acquisitions by British buyers surge during the beginning of 2014.
The founding team at event discovery start-up KweekWeek are financing a new growth push using a $3.25 million capital injection from private angel investors.
Mobile phone contract business The People's Operator has outlined plans to join the London Stock Exchange and use funds raise to continue development.
A $10 million investment has been made into commerce technology business orderbird, led by cashless payment-geared ConCardis.
Beringea has invested £5 million into Maplin from its ProVen Venture Capital Trusts as part of the syndicate of investors led by Rutland Partners who acquired the business in June.
Despite efforts by the government to make securing capital easier for SMEs, new figures reveal that the issue is still a 'main barrier' for British business builders.
Having showcased its technology at London Fashion Weekend in September, Smartzer has launched with the help of high-net worths including Jamie True.
Shire Leasing has secured a share of the British Business Bank to extend lending facilities for small businesses in the UK.
James Hart, the first employee at clothing e-commerce business ASOS, has made his maiden angel investment and backed LoyaltyLion.
A business set up to better equip students with the information needed to make career decisions has raised $4 million.
Young CEOs may grab a lot of the headlines these days, but entrepreneurs over 50 are giving them a run for their money
Here, we look at the fundamental procedures that entrepreneurs need to observe to ensure a strong basis to their business.
Margaret Kett discusses the issue of gender diversity in the boardroom and what can propel women into the higher echelons of management.
The gap in businesses’ measurement of customer experience means they don’t know what customers really want, research finds