Showing posts with category "get funded"

Sustainable deodorant firm passes the smell test with £5m funding round

A personal care start-up that created the UK’s first plastic-free refillable deodorant has closed a £5m round led by the founders of Innocent Drinks and LoveFilm.

February 17, 2022
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Britishvolt secures £40m investment for electric vehicle battery factory

The UK startup Britishvolt has gained new investment worth £40m from Glencore in the latest stage in its ambitious plan to build one of the UK’s only large-scale battery factories.

February 16, 2022
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Stationery start up Papier raises $50m to fuel global expansion

London-based stationery startup Papier has secured a $50m funding round as it looks to fuel a global expansion plan, the firm has announced.

February 14, 2022
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Insight pumps £100m into ThinCats partnership to spur SME recovery

Asset Management firm Insight Investment will pump £100m into a partnership with ThinCats as they look to spur the economic recovery of SMEs

February 8, 2022
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Butcher’s Pet Care prepares for growth with new £43m funding package

Market leading pet food manufacturer secures new financing to support their next stage of growth

February 8, 2022
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Vitamins business Vitl gets an additional £6.5m cash boost

A personalised vitamins business has raised £6.5 million from investors including Alex Chesterman, the founder of Zoopla and Cazoo

February 8, 2022
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Raymond Blanc’s restaurant group on the menu for £40m

The pub and restaurant group founded by Raymond Blanc is to step up the pace of new openings after changing hands for an estimated £40 million

February 8, 2022
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UK-based financial tech firms won sevenfold funding rise last year to $37bn

Investment in financial tech firms in the UK grew sevenfold last year to $37.3bn (£27.5bn), according to KPMG

February 7, 2022
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Scotland’s leading impact investor launched £5M investment round

Scotland’s leading impact investor, SIS Ventures, is launching a second round of fundraising with the aim of attracting up to £5 million

February 7, 2022
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New York Times buys Wordle puzzle

The online game Wordle has been bought by the owner of The New York Times in a seven-figure deal, barely three months after its creation.

February 1, 2022
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Nigel Mansell’s son joins Baroness Mone on WeShop board to accelerate progress

WeShop is a retail start-ups with a lengthy list of millionaire founder shareholders, from Betfair’s Andrew Black to Cazoo’s Alex Chesterman

January 31, 2022
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Checkout.com crowned UK’s most valuable fintech with $1bn raise

Payments firm Checkout.com has raised £730m, giving it a £29bn valuation and crowning it the UK’s most valuable private fintech

January 28, 2022
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