Tag: Get Funded

Feb 21

Tagomics Secures £6.7 Million to Enhance Disease Diagnosis Technology

Tagomics, a trailblazing developer of a state-of-the-art platform for comprehensive disease insight and diagnosis, has announced a successful £6.7 million funding round. This milestone comes on the heels of a £1.6 million pre-seed round led by IQ Capital and Start Codon, supplemented by grant funding from Innovate UK. The infusion of capital will expedite Tagomics’ […]
Feb 20

£3.7M awarded to advance UK smart factory projects

The Made Smarter Innovation Challenge, part of UKRI’s Made Smarter Innovation (MSI) Challenge, has awarded significant grants totalling £3.7 million to advance smart factory projects in the UK. These grants, ranging from £107,000 to £535,000, have been allocated to 11 late-stage robotics and automation projects aimed at enhancing energy efficiency, productivity, and growth across manufacturing […]
Feb 16

Investors Withdraw $10 Billion from ‘Ethical’ Funds Amid Greenwashing Backlash

Global investors distanced themselves from purportedly ‘ethical’ funds last year, pulling out over $10 billion amidst allegations of greenwashing. Between 2020 and 2022, investors poured six times more capital into funds purportedly supporting companies with high ethical, social, and governance (ESG) standards compared to traditional equities. However, the tide turned against the sector last year, […]
Feb 14

Spacegoods Raises £2.5M to Become Europe’s Leading Functional Mushroom Brand

Spacegoods, a next-generation wellness brand specialising in functional mushrooms and nootropics, has raised a £2.5M seed round. The investment was led by FoodTech specialist venture capital firm Five Seasons Ventures, with participation from Redrice Ventures,  Slingshot Ventures, and G-FUND. The investment will enable Spacegoods to solidify its position as the leading mushroom-based wellness brand in […]
Feb 14

Scientifically Developed Meals Specifically Designed for Breast Cancer Survivors Given £500k Go-Ahead Grant

Innovate UK has supported the scientific development of meals designed specifically for breast cancer survivors with a near £500k grant. One-in-seven women across the UK will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, with many feeling a sense of ‘abandonment’ once their treatment ends, making this a difficult and emotional time. Field Doctor, the creators of science-led, […]
Feb 1

Rightmove is at home with £8m deal for reviews platform HomeViews

Rightmove has acquired a platform that displays reviews of property developments by residents for £8m. HomeViews Platform has been snapped up by the London-listed property portal while its chief executive, Rory Cramer, will continue in his role. The London-based company refers to itself as the UK’s biggest community of verified resident reviews of property developments […]
Jan 29

YouLend secures deal with J.P. Morgan to extend £4 billion in additional financing to SMEs

YouLend has announced the completion of a private securitisation transaction with global financial services firm J.P. Morgan as a senior lender and Castlelake, L.P. providing subordinate debt. The deal will enable YouLend to extend £4 billion in additional revenue-based financing to SMEs. This will be accessible via partnered global e-commerce sites, tech companies, and payment […]
Jan 25

EV charging platform Monta closes €80M series b to accelerate charging infrastructure deployment

Monta, the operating platform powering the EV charging ecosystem, today announced the close of its €80M Series B round, bringing the company’s total funding to €130M in just three years. Energize Capital led the round with participation from returning investors Headline, byFounders, AENU and Creandum. New investors include GreenPoint Partners, Quantum Light and Denmark’s state-backed […]