Safiya Marzook

TravelTech

SKOOT RIDE.COM secures £330k Seed Follow On investment from Turquoise

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in SKOOT carbon-negative mobility app Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced its seventh deal for the Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 (LCIF2), a £330,000 investment in mobility app company SKOOT RIDE.COM Ltd (SKOOT). SKOOT was founded in 2019 to promote and facilitate lift sharing […]Read More

Mobile App

Quirk Money secures £300k Pre-Seed investment from SFC Capital

Quirk secures £300k to help young professionals manage their money according to their personality  Personal finance app is the first to use unique personality test to deliver financial advice tailored to individual user needs London, 21 January 2020: Quirk, a consumer fintech startup that uses unique personality testing to deliver tailored financial advice to young […]Read More

FinTech

Wintermute Trading secures £14.6 million Series B investment led by

LONDON & MENLO PARK, Calif.– Wintermute, an algorithmic liquidity provider for digital assets, today announced the close of a $20M Series B round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners (“Lightspeed”) with participation from Pantera Capital. Jeremy Liew, Partner at Lightspeed, will join Wintermute’s Board of Directors. Other investors joining the round include Sino Global Capital, Kenetic Capital, Rockaway Blockchain […]Read More

B2B

PPRO Financial secures £132 million Series D investment from Eurazeo

PPRO raises $180 million for the next era of local payments infrastructure, is now valued over $1 billion New investment from Eurazeo Growth, Sprints Capital and Wellington Management after another year of hypergrowth for PPRO  PPRO, the global provider of local payments infrastructure, today announced over US $180 million in new investment. Investors include Eurazeo Growth, Sprints […]Read More

ManuTech

Apex Rides secures £3 million Seed investment from Sir Rod

HOME-FITNESS START-UP APEX RIDES SECURES £3 MILLION SEED INVESTMENT TUESDAY 19TH JANUARY Apex Rides, the direct-to-consumer in-home smart-bike and app concept that launched during lockdown, announced today that it has raised £3million in its seed round. The raise will support the brand’s aim of shaking up the traditional indoor-bike market, providing consumers with inclusive, world-class UK content and hardware, […]Read More

B2B

BlackCurve Solutions secures £1 million Seed Follow On investment led

British Startup BlackCurve, receives £1m of new funding in an over-subscribed round  London – 19 January 2021 – BlackCurve, the pricing optimisation company, has announced the closing of a £1m funding round, led by their Chairman, Martin Fincham, with participation from Nauta Capital, The Cambridge Angels Network and other prominent Angels, members of the ScaleUp Group and then bolstered by a matching contribution […]Read More