Monday, Jan 26th

Last update06:02:08 PM GMT






You are here: Tech Trail

giftgaming powers past £50k funding mark

Giftgaming-2015Cambridge UK in-game advertising startup, giftgaming, has taken its early stage funding to £50.4k with an £8,000 grant from Cambridge Judge Business School to help with development.

Recycled tyre invention secures funding

Scour-PreventionLowestoft-based Scour Prevention Systems, which offers a field proven, patented and innovative solution for the prevention of scour around offshore structures and cable has secured £40,000 funding from the SCORE programme to take their project to the next level.

Cambridge’s ‘jukebox in the cloud’ a smash hit

Psonar-headphonesCambridge’s ‘jukebox in the cloud’ technology pioneer, Psonar, has exceeded its £300k target on crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom and is preparing for a global rollout.

Suffolk firm receives funding to revolutionise offshore recruitment

Richard-SalmonIpswich-based IV Offshore is the latest East Anglian SME to receive funding from the Supply Chain innovation for Offshore Renewable Energy (SCORE) programme.

Crowded house as Bactest rakes in the cash

Bactest start stockpiling additional funds through the crowdBug busting technology from Cambridge UK startup Bactest has so captured the imagination of investors that initial fundraising targets have been handsomely surpassed and prompted the company to start stockpiling additional funds through the crowd.

Imperial Innovations portfolio value up 38% to £252m

Imperial Innovations Chairman Martin KnightImperial Innovations is striking it rich in the UK’s golden triangle having seen the value of its portfolio soar almost 40 per cent to £252 million in the year to July 31.

Dirty Rigger secures funding for bespoke gloves

Dirty-Rigger-glovesThe Le Mark Group, based in Houghton, Cambridgeshire, has been awarded over £8,000 from the SCORE programme to help launch the latest range of its Dirty Rigger heavy duty gloves – designed specifically to meet the demanding needs of workers in the offshore energy industry.

Imperial Innovations set to max £200m war chest

Imperial-Nigel-PitchfordImperial Innovations in Cambridge last night pledged to maximise a £200 million war chest to fund new technology plays in addition to its own portfolio companies in the UK.

Anglia Capital moves to Norwich Research Park

Anglia-CapitalAnglia Capital, headed up by Struan McDougall, has expanded with a move to Norwich Research Park in a bid to exploit the region’s rapid growth sectors.

ChemTech company’s £4m funding for Japan and India push

Zickie-LimCambridge UK law firm Mills & Reeve has advised chemical technology company Molecular Products Group Limited on a £4 million investment from the Business Growth Fund (BGF).

Cambridge University breaks investment record

Charles Cotton - a member of the Cambridge Enterprise Investment CommitteeThe University of Cambridge is raising a third enterprise fund this month having broken its early stage investment record for a second year running, approving nine seed fund investments for a total of £2.7 million – an increase on the £2.3m invested in 2012/13.

Cambridge tech firms urged to tap DN Capital’s $200m European fund

Nenad-MarovacCompanies in Cambridge are being urged to take a look at a bold new $200m third venture capital fund from DN Capital LLP – one of the UK’s leading venture and growth investors.

Tech profile: Anders+Kern UK Ltd

Anders-Kern-BiagioFounded in 1989, Anders+Kern UK Ltd is a leading distributor & integrator of audio visual solutions, with particular specialisms in digital signage, video walls, room booking, projection screens, writing surfaces and AV install services.

Norfolk crab and lobster supplier earns HSBC finance package

Kevin-JonasJonas Seafood, Norfolk’s premium crab and lobster supplier, is capitalising on the UK’s economic recovery by investing for rapid growth this year, boosting both production capacity and employee numbers.

Cambridge Innovation Capital raising ambitions for the Cambridge Cluster

Victor-ChristouCambridge ideas may have changed the world but all too often those innovations are sold by the founders before they realise their potential as multi-million pound companies.

Cowley wings in as angel investor of year

Peter Cowley, serial investor in Cambridge technologyPeter Cowley, a serial investor in the Cambridge technology heartland, was last night named Angel Investor of the Year at the UK Business Angels Association's Investment Awards.

  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  3 
  •  4 
  •  5 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »

Page 1 of 5