Day: 16 January 2020

Series D

Graphcore secures £19.2 million Series D investment led by Merian

Graphcore has secured £19.2 million in a Series D funding round from Merian Chrysalis Investment Co. The artificial intelligence processor firm based in Bristol has now raised more than $300m capital. “We believe the machine intelligence market will show substantial growth in the coming years and that Graphcore is well positioned to generate material revenues,” […]Read More

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Forward Health (t/a Pando Health) secures £3.79 million Series A

Forward Health rebrands to Pando Health and welcomes new investors to accelerate international expansion London, UK – Forward Health, the healthcare communications tool launched by NHS doctors, has today unveiled a company rebrand and announced new investor backing from Skip Capital as it accelerates plans for international launch. The company, which provides professionals in over […]Read More

EdTech

Immersify Education secures £260k Seed investment led by GC Angels

Salford-based start-up Immersify Education has secured a £260,000 combined investment from GC Angels, Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and business Angels from the North of England. The company provides learning tools for university students using AR, interactive animation, gamification and personalised learning. These can be embedded within practical academic courses that have traditionally been theory-based. […]Read More

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Dazzle (t/a HelloDone) secures £2.3 million Seed investment from Telefonica

Dazzle Closes Successful Fund Raise; Re-brands Raises £2.3m in seed funding round Telefonica and Finance Birmingham commit funds Rebrands as HelloDone 16th January 2020 Dazzle, the automated conversation platform, has closed its first seed funding round raising £2.3m from global corporates, government accelerators and individuals including Telefonica and Finance Birmingham. The close of the funding […]Read More

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Ingenious Audio secures investment from Kevin Capital

Published 16 January 2020 Edinburgh-based Ingenious Audio has secured a six-figure funding package from Kelvin Capital, The Scottish Investment Bank and e2c to commercialise its patented Wi-Fi Audio technology known as “Fi-Live”. The new funding allows Ingenious to secure new licensing partners for Jack and look at applying the core Fi-Live technology to new applications in Wireless TV speakers, Gaming and VR. Fi-Live offers […]Read More

TransportTech

Arrival secures £85.21 million investment led by Hyundai and Kia

Hyundai and Kia invest €100M, making Arrival one of the UK’s largest unicorns Arrival, Hyundai and Kia will jointly develop vehicles using Arrival platforms and key technologies Arrival’s Generation 2 Electric Vehicles are a new category of electric vehicles that surpass traditional vehicles in cost, design and efficiency Generation 2 vehicles are designed to be […]Read More