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GP Bullhound: Britain is top European target for Asian tech buyers
posted on June 7, 2017

Britain has become the top European target for Asian buyers looking to acquire technology companies, a new report shows.


GP Bullhound: UK’s ranking in FinTech declines slightly as China takes the lead
posted on April 21, 2017

China solidified its position as the rising leader in the world of FinTech last year, with four more of its firms reaching a billion-dollar valuation, while the UK’s position declined slightly.


North of England’s early stage tech startups ‘facing funding gap’
posted on July 18, 2016

The North of England needs to attract more smart capital from London, Europe and the US in order to fill the early-stage funding gap in the region, according to a report by tech investment bank GP Bullhound. At the same time, the report, which revealed that eight businesses based in the region had already joined…

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UK ‘maintains dominance’ of tech unicorns within Europe
posted on June 20, 2016

The UK has maintained its dominance within Europe as home of the tech unicorn, according to a GP Bullhound report. According to the report, titled European Unicorns 2016: Survival of the Fittest, the UK is home to 18 of Europe’s 47 tech unicorns with new entrants Blippar and Anaplan consolidating the country’s position in the…


Northern tech needs to think internationally
posted on March 30, 2016

Hugh Campbell, managing partner of GP Bullhound, the technology investment bank and organisers of the Northern Tech Awards. In this article, he discusses why tech firms in the north should taken an international outlook. For those in the know, the Northern technology sector is one of the most dynamic, diverse and fast growth digital economies…


Northern Tech Awards calls for entries
posted on January 12, 2016

The Northern Tech Awards is now accepting entries for its 2016 series, with the prize giving ceremony set to take place on 23rd March at the at Titanic Hotel in Liverpool. The ceremony, which is organised by technology investment bank GP Bullhound, will recognise the Top 50 Fastest Growing Technology Companies in the region. This…

The Scandi effect on London’s tech scene
posted on November 19, 2015

More and more Scandinavian businesses are choosing to setup in London, as Oli Johnson, co-founder, Rainmaking Loft, highlights. As a Scandinavian entrepreneur and a co-founder of a British startup hub, I am proud of both the success and the interconnectivity of these two great tech powerhouses. We all know that the UK tech scene is…

Hassle, WANdisco, GP Bullhound join Tech North board
posted on October 21, 2015

Tech City UK’s Tech North initiative has unveiled its new advisory board, which includes‘s CEO Alex Depledge and David Richards, CEO of WANdisco, which has joint HQs in California and Sheffield. Hugh Campbell, managing partner at investment bank GP Bullhound, will also join the board, along with The Co-operative Group’s Chief Digital Officer Mike Bracken and Lee Perkins, UK…

‘Strong quarter’ for M&A deals – tech economy on the up?
posted on October 9, 2013

It’s been a strong quarter for M&A deal-flow and funding activity in the tech sector, according to GP Bullhound. The technology investment bank’s first quarterly barometer reports the number of M&A deals was up 14% in Q3 compared to Q2 and the number of funding rounds was up 17%. M&A deal flow increased over July (+40%) and August (+11%)…

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Iris Capital launches €250m European tech investment fund
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Uber’s CEO resigns, over £368m in UK tech funding, a new $3.3bn fund and more in The Week in Tech
posted 18 hours ago


EXCLUSIVE: London-based Inploi raises £500,000, brings total to £1m
posted on June 22, 2017


UK-founded tech startup Blockchain secures $40m Series B
posted on June 22, 2017