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On-demand delivery firm Quiqup gets £20m as it gears up for global expansion


Ex-CEO of Ve Interactive under investigation for fraud


EXCLUSIVE: E-commerce firm Paddle merges with DevMate in ‘seven figure’ deal

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Zzish hits £1.15m funding target on Crowdcube for technology that will democratise quality education and move the needle on learning
Okappy announces the launch of its investment pitch on the AngelsDen equity crowdfunding platform
Recruitment disruptor poised for further growth with €8m investment secured

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Founders Factory graduate Vidsy lands £1.3m
posted on March 29, 2017

Vidsy, a tech startup that allows brands to link up with creators to produce mobile video ads, has raised £1.3m.

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London startup Flourish closes $1m Seed from LocalGlobe and Founder Collective
posted on March 29, 2017

Data visualisation platform Flourish has raised $1m in Seed funding from Robin and Saul Klein’s LocalGlobe and Founder Collective.

Startup Weekly: EasyJet and Founders Factory announce TravelTech cohort, InMotion Ventures accelerator & more
posted on February 17, 2017

Here’s your weekly round up of news about technology startups and scaleups.


P2P e-learning platform SmartUp closes $5.5m Series A round
posted on February 15, 2017

P2P micro-learning platform SmartUp has announced the closure of a $5.5m Series A round co-led by Notion Capital and Hong Leong Group.


Car buying website Hellocar raises £1m to launch in Manchester
posted on February 13, 2017

Car buying website Hellocar has closed a £1m Seed round to launch in Manchester ahead of its national roll-out.

StartupBootcamp IoT Demo Day - 25 January 2017

Startup Weekly: Startupbootcamp’s IoT demo day, Founders Factory BeautyTech cohort & more
posted on January 27, 2017

Yessi Bello Perez brings you the top news from the UK’s tech startup sector, featuring the likes of L’Oreal, Founders Factory and Startupbootcamp IoT.

HealthTech startup MedShr lands over £1.5m to help doctors share expertise
posted on December 12, 2016

HealthTech startup MedShr has landed over £1.5m in a Seed round led by ex investment banker Karl-Georg Altenburg and the family office of Udo Müller, founder of Ströer SE.

TWIT 14.10.16

£1m for InsurTech startups, easyJet partners with Founders Factory & more in the Week in Tech
posted on October 21, 2016

Welcome to your Week in Tech – a roundup of the week’s top technology news. In this episode, we bring you Ravelin’s £3m round, an agreement between Startupbootcamp InsurTech and Eos Partners and easyJet’s partnership with Founders Factory.


TravelTech startups to gain funding following Founders Factory and easyJet partnership
posted on October 17, 2016

British low-cost airline easyJet will be investing in five early-stage TravelTech startups thanks to a multimillion pound partnership with Founders Factory.

Founders Factory

Founders Factory lands multimillion pound investment to nurture AI startups
posted on October 10, 2016

Founders Factory has received a ‘multimillion pound’ investment from Chinese private equity firm CSC Group to help it nurture AI talent in Europe and China.


Startup Weekly: Welsh ICE funding, Accenture HealthTech Innovation challenge & more
posted on September 16, 2016

Yessi Bello Perez brings you the hottest news relevant to UK tech startups.


Aviva Ventures invests in Founders Factory to scale FinTech startups
posted on May 18, 2016

Aviva Ventures, the venture capital arm of multinational insurance firm Aviva, has made an undisclosed “multimillion pound” equity investment in Founders Factory to develop FinTech startups. The news comes after the tech accelerator and incubator announced a partnership with L’Oreal to invest in beauty tech startups just last week. Andrew Brem, chief digital officer of…

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On-demand delivery firm Quiqup gets £20m as it gears up for global expansion
posted 11 hours ago

David Brown, VE

Ex-CEO of Ve Interactive under investigation for fraud
posted 18 hours ago

paddle team

EXCLUSIVE: E-commerce firm Paddle merges with DevMate in ‘seven figure’ deal
posted 20 hours ago


Calum Smeaton, CEO of TVSquared, on growing a successful UK AdTech firm and raising $12.5m
posted 22 hours ago

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Research spotlights lack of women in UK venture capital industry
posted on May 23, 2017

Labour’s Manifesto: what does it mean for UK tech?
posted on May 23, 2017