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EXCLUSIVE: London-based Inploi raises £500,000, brings total to £1m


UK-founded tech startup Blockchain secures $40m Series B


Coventry-based Impression Technologies lands £3m Series B

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How tech is changing healthcare globally
posted on June 13, 2017

HealthTech is all about data. That was the general consensus reached during a panel at The Europas, a prominent technology conference, held in London today.

Find out what UK investors and VCs make of the election results
posted on June 9, 2017

We find out what the UK investor community makes of the election news.


Draper Esprit raises £160m to invest in European tech firms
posted on June 2, 2017

Prominent venture capital firm Draper Esprit has raised £160m in new funding to invest in high-growth digital tech businesses across Europe.

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POD Point raises £7.5m as electric vehicle sales surge
posted on February 20, 2017

UK electric vehicle charging company POD Point is finalising its Series C investment round. The raise is led by VC firm, Draper Esprit, which has invested a total of £5m for new shares and secondaries. Other contributions to this round include £2m from Barclays Capital and £550,000 from angel investors.

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Customer complaint platform Resolver raises £2.8m to invest in AI
posted on October 31, 2016

Resolver, a customer complaints platform, has secured a £2.8m investment from Draper Esprit and Imperial Innovations.


New Microsoft products, Arm Holdings CEO talks Brexit, Tinder gets political & more in the Week in Tech
posted on October 28, 2016

Welcome to your Week in Tech – a roundup of the week’s top technology news. In this episode, we bring you Honeycomb’s £3m Series A round, the CEO of Arm Holdings’ view on Brexit, Microsoft’s new products and a Tinder’s attempt to get love-seekers involved in US politics.


Employee engagement startup Perkbox gets £2.5m from Draper Esprit
posted on October 26, 2016

Perkbox, an employee rewards platform, has received £2.5m from European venture capital firm Draper Esprit.


Video doctor appointment service PushDoctor raises $8.2m
posted on January 7, 2016

PushDoctor, a UK service that enables users to have video consultations with doctors, has raised $8.2m (£5.6m) in a Series A funding round. Led by Oxford Capital Partners and Draper Esprit, the round also included Partech Ventures and adds to the $1.2m the company previously received in seed funding. PushDoctor plans to use the funds to…

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EXCLUSIVE: London-based Inploi raises £500,000, brings total to £1m
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UK-founded tech startup Blockchain secures $40m Series B
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Coventry-based Impression Technologies lands £3m Series B
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Farfetch scores $397m from Chinese e-commerce giant
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EdTech startup MyTutor closes £3m Series A, brings total to £4.8m
posted on June 21, 2017