Month: May 2020


Spotless Water secures £550k Seed Investment from Blackfinch

Blackfinch Invests in Spotless Water, the UK’s First and Only Network for Ultra-Pure Water The company provides quick-fill, ultra-pure water at filling stations across the UK Blackfinch has invested c.£550k in Poole-based company Spotless Water, founded in 2016. The company offers the UK’s first and only network of self-service, pure-water filling stations, available 24/7. It […]Read More


Nutshell Software has secured £1.2 million Series A investment from

A Newcastle tech company whose software allows businesses to create their own mobile apps has raised £1.2m to further develop its product and expand its team. Nutshell Software has secured investment from two funds managed by Mercia – the Northern Venture Capital Trust (VCT) Funds and the North East Venture Fund (NEVF), which is supported by the European Regional Development […]Read More

Greater London

Urban Jungle secures £2.5 million Series A investment led by

The disruptive insurer has gained further backing from venture capital and high profile private investors, despite a difficult funding environment. A company which provides insurance to ‘Generation Rent’ and Millennials has gained further backing from investors to shake up the sector. Urban Jungle, founded by Jimmy Williams and Greg Smyth in 2016, has raised a […]Read More


Continuum Industries secures £1.5 million Seed investment led by Playfair

Continuum Industries raises £1.5m seed round to support infrastructure planners and designers to plot a path to worldwide economic recovery post COVID-19 14 May 2020 — Continuum Industries, which provides AI tools for engineering professionals to rapidly design linear infrastructure projects and reduce their costs, has raised £1.5M in seed funding to make its technology […]Read More

Greater London

Counting Up secures £4 million Series A investment led by

ING has led a £4milion investment in London-based start-up, Countingup. Founded in 2017 and live since March 2018 in the UK, Countingup uses a mobile banking app to simplify the life of freelancers and the self-employed by reinventing the business current account. “Countingup is a game-changer for small businesses,” said ING chief innovation officer Benoît Legrand. […]Read More

Business Software

Deep Render secures £1.6 million Seed investment led by Pentech

Deep Render, a London-based machine learning startup has announced it has raised £1.6 million, led by Pentech with participation from Speedinvest, to fund further development of its revolutionary image compression technology. Instead of building on the current, decades-old software that is no longer fit for purpose, Deep Render’s proprietary tech has reinvented the entire process, […]Read More


HP1T Technologies secures Seed Follow On investment from Prime Advantage

We are delighted to announce a successful fundraise that will help North-East based impact sensor developer HP1T technologies to move its potentially life-saving applications into early commercialisation. The technology captures accurate data about the time, location, magnitude and direction of an impact experienced by a helmet. Although originally designed to help identify the scope and scale of traumatic brain injuries caused […]Read More


PlayerData secures £750k Seed investment from Terry Leahy and Angel

Scottish Wearable Tech Startup Secures £750,000 Investment The funding will help PlayerData fast-track the development of its sports performance monitoring product.  Wearable tech startup, PlayerData, has secured £750,000 in funding to support market entry and its next phase of growth. The investment round, which saw Sir Terry Leahy among a group of prominent private investors to […]Read More