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Sphere Fluidics in Cambridge UK has secured £1.4 million in a first close of a new investment round to fund a new single cell analysis instrument called Cyto-Mine™.
A Norwich company that produces an online magazine for electronic music fans worldwide has secured £175,000 funding thanks to an initiative from UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) that introduces digital media companies to potential investors.
A UK company that makes bomb and weapon scanners said to be the first in the world able to detect even 3D printed guns and weapons has raised £700k on the Cambridge crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom.
East Anglian law firm Birketts has advised Servest Group Limited and its owners on a £90 million capital funding.
Cambridge aviation technology pioneer e-Go aeroplanes is on cloud nine after raising almost £1 million – far higher than the original target set by the UK’s first ever manufacturer of lightweight carbon fibre aeroplanes.
Ion Science Limited, which manufactures gas detection, leak detection and corrosion monitoring equipment, is targeting further international growth after securing a £2 million funding package from HSBC.
Olympus Automation in Peterborough UK has been awarded a £30,000 prize in a Shell Springboard competition to boost commercialisation of a revolutionary cooking technology acquired in the takeover of Cambridge-based PDX.
UK technology that fuses the worlds of music and gaming has raised £285k on the Cambridge crowdfunding site SyndicateRoom.
Intelligent Fingerprinting, a Norwich company developing the world’s first handheld fingerprint-based drug screening device, has secured £750,000 in funding from a consortium of private US-based investors.
Young Cambridge UK technology company Psonar – hailed as the next Spotify – has raised more than £200,000 investment through Cambridge crowdfunding neighbour SyndicateRoom.
A new biopharma business has been founded in Cambridge UK to develop innovative approaches to treat respiratory disease.
Imperial Innovations has invested £350k and led a new seed funding round of almost £1 million ($1.6 million) into Aqdot Limited.
Inform Direct, the Ipswich software company setting out to revolutionise company filing and reporting with Companies House has achieved a remarkable 175 per cent of its funding target on SyndicateRoom in Cambridge UK.
Next generation mobile payments and marketing specialist, Proxama, has raised £8.6 million to fund what it considers to be significant international growth opportunities. The company’s R & D nervecentre is in Norwich.
Eagle Genomics, the Cambridge UK bioinformatics technology business, has completed a £1 million funding round to expand its product line and develop new ones.
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- Ithaka inspires new drugs tech venture
- Imaging technology firm raises £850k
- Isotera lit up with £1.6m Series B
- ARKeX raises $15m for global growth
- Imperial cash for PsychologyOnline
- Cancer diagnostic firm raises the stakes
- Small cell pioneer raises £4.5 million
- CleanTech firm scales up with £6.75m funding
- Domainex raising £1.5m
- Imperial adds lather to £3m software round
- Cambridge funds back powertrain technology
- £1 billion Cambridge technology brain gain
- Frontier claims £1.58m crowdfunding record for new game
- Vital cash input for Cambridge technology venture
- Japanese giant invests in Cambridge biotech