9 July 2014

This role within the UKBAA is an excellent career opportunity for an experienced administrator and client relationship manager with an interest in finance and supporting the growth of small businesses. The role would suit someone who is seeking to enter this market by taking on a temporary Maternity Cover for the current employee who is taking Maternity leave from mid-September 2014 for 10 months.

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23 July 2014
 Investment Director (Ref: ID3162)

£ Competitive + excellent benefits

Manchester

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24 July 2014

The UK's tech sector is significantly more reliant than the US on the beneficence of "angel investors" – the private individuals who invest in very early stage startups. Almost two-thirds of executives who work in the technology sector reported angel investors as a source of funding in 2013, compared to just 41% of American execs, according to the annual innovation economy report from commercial lender Silicon Valley Bank.

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Angels Den
31 July 2014

So far this year Angels Den has funded 29 fantastic businesses with the two most recent successes highlighted below:

MuscleGenes, the world's fastest growing fitness genetic testing company, pitched at an Angels Den SpeedFunding event as part of a planned investment strategy which raised £170k in only 5 weeks.

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Crowdcube
23 July 2014
Crowdcube opened and closed its own bid to raise £1.2 million after taking just 16 minutes to hit its target. This was 12 times faster than the previous record for the fastest crowdfunded pitch and set a world record for the fastest equity crowdfunding raise. The crowdfund, hosted on Crowdcube’s own website, followed the announcement last week of £3.8 million of investment from venture capital firm Balderton Capital.
141 investors backed Crowdcube’s Series B round of crowdfunding.
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Smedvig Capital
21 July 2014
Smedvig Capital are delighted to announce our investment in Seedcamp, Europe’s leading seed investment and acceleration fund.
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