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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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Startup Weekly: Mastercard cohort, Pfizer HealthTech accelerator & much more
posted on April 15, 2017

Here’s your weekly roundup of news about startup competitions, awards, co-working spaces, accelerators and any other exciting things happening in the UK tech sector.

Active Needle

Healthtech startup Active Needle raises £350,000 on SyndicateRoom
posted on March 14, 2017

Active Needle Technology has raised £350,051 on online investment platform SyndicateRoom.


FinTech firm Squirrel raises £460,000 on crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom
posted on February 28, 2017

London-based FinTech startup Squirrel has raised £459,871 on crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom, exceeding its £400,019 target.

Oval Medical Technologies

Cambridge-based Oval Medical Technologies acquired by SMC
posted on December 13, 2016

HealthTech firm Oval Medical Technologies has been acquired by global pharmaceutical device manufacturer SMC Ltd. Founded in Cambridge in 2009, Oval is a medical technology company that designs and produces auto-injectors to enhance medical safety and help those who have a fear of needles.


SyndicateRoom gets £3.1m in Series A funding
posted on May 23, 2016

Investor-led equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom has closed a £3.1m Series A funding round. The round, led by angel investor and Abcam founder Jonathan Milner, also drew support from Unicorn AIM VCT which invested £1m. According to a statement, the newly procured funds will be used to help the company expand across other equity capital markets…

SyndicateRoom and Taylor Wessing launch crowdfunding Investor Academy
posted on April 27, 2015

Equity crowdfunding platform SyndicateRoom has teamed up with law firm Taylor Wessing to launch an education initiative for those looking to invest in equity crowdfunding projects. The Investor Academy offers free online resources created by investment experts and existing angels to help would-be investors navigate the process, from understanding the legalities of equity crowdfunding to securing…

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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