Month: June 2020

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Freeline secures £96 million Series C investment led by Novo

Freeline Closes $120 Million Series C Financing Round Supported by leading international investors led by Novo Holdings A/S, Eventide Asset Management and Wellington Management Company – London, 30 June, 2020 – Freeline, a biotechnology company focused on developing curative gene therapies for chronic systemic diseases, today announced the closing of a $120 million extended Series C financing. The financing augments Syncona’s previously announced Series C investment in Freeline […]Read More

BioTech

PharmEnable secures £1.8 million Seed investment led by Cambridge Enterprise

Cambridge Spin-out PharmEnable Raises £1.8 million for Drug Discovery Expansion £1.8m seed financing led by Cambridge Enterprise alongside angel investors and life science investment funds Using advanced medicinal chemistry and AI approaches to develop highly complex and specific drug candidate molecules Will enable in-house drug discovery across a number of therapeutic areas including cancer and […]Read More

Greater London

Symmetrical.ai secures £5.17 million Seed funding led by Global Founders

June 30th, 2020 Symmetrical.ai closes €5.6M ($6.3M) Seed funding to bring ethical finance to employees in Europe Financial well being represents one of the most challenging problems facing society today. Symmetrical.ai is addressing this problem at its core, providing ethical financial products in partnership with employers to enable employees to better manage their financial and […]Read More

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VGC Partners launch £1m Technology Seed Fund IV

VGC Partners launches £1m Technology Seed Fund IV  Investments will focus on innovative early stage tech companies Investments available up to £150,000 in 2020/21 tax year London-based VGC Partners is launching its £1m Technology Seed Fund IV, headed by Parminder Basran, which looks to invest in early stage, tech companies which are addressing corporate innovation […]Read More

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Akoni secures seed investment from HearstLab

HearstLab UK Launches With Investment in London-Based Cash Management Platform AkoniNEW YORK and LONDON, June 29, 2020 – HearstLab, an investor in women-led startups, today announced its investment in London-based financial technology (fintech) company Akoni. This is the first investment for HearstLab’s U.K. location, which aims to close the gender gap in venture capital funding. […]Read More

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CubeLogic secures investment from Growth Capital Partners

CubeLogic takes on private equity investment to accelerate global business expansion Growth Capital Partners (GCP) takes a minority shareholding in the business London, Friday 26th June 2020 – CubeLogic, the market leading provider of enterprise risk management solutions for the energy, commodities and financial markets today announces that they have closed a significant minority investment deal […]Read More

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Teooh secures £3.63 million Seed investment led by Spark Capital

Spark Capital and General Catalyst Further Invest in Teooh Virtual Gathering Platform Teooh’s new funding will accelerate platform growth as company primes to exit beta period LONDON, June 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teooh, an avatar-based virtual gathering platform, today announced new funding from Spark Capital and General Catalyst to accelerate platform growth and development and […]Read More

Greater London

7bridges secures £2.73 million Seed investment led by Crane Venture

7bridges, a London, UK-based AI-powered optimization engine for businesses to scale and automate logistics and supply chains, raised $3.4m in seed funding. The round was co-led by Crane Venture Partners and LocalGlobe. The company intends to use the funds for the roll-out of the Logistics Engine Optimisation ‘L.E.O’ technology to clients globally, in industries from […]Read More