15 December 2014

At PG Connects in London (Vinopolis, 13-14th January) investors will get an exclusive chance to hear the business pitch of 10 of the hottest emerging talents from Finland, all of whom have proven teams and a track record of initial success and are looking for series A investment to take it to the next level.

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12 December 2014

Dubbed ‘the biggest phenomenon to hit the Internet in the coming year,’ a new online platform created by a Manchester entrepreneur has netted £1m of investment.

Wakelet, based in Spinningfields, has won the approval of several high-profile backers, including the original publishers of Angry Birds.

Founded by Jamil Khalil, a former Airbus employee, Wakelet organises links to articles, videos and images into collections called Wakes.

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8 December 2014

Centtrip, the multi-currency prepaid MasterCard and international currency account provider, has been voted Tech Business of the Year at the Startups Awards 2014.

 

Centtrip was established by Tony North and Brian Jamieson, who together with Daniel Butcher were co-founders of two of the UK and Europe’s most successful corporate foreign exchange brokers with a combined annual turnover of $30 billion.

 

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Entrepreneurial-Spark
15 December 2014

 

 Join Entrepreneurial Spark® on Friday 9th January at the Thistle Hotel, Glasgow to help celebrate our third birthday and to bring together and honour entrepreneurs from around the globe with our award ceremony.

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BGF
15 December 2014

J&B RECYCLING

Joelson Wilson LLP
11 December 2014

Jo Gregory (Partner and Head of Fashion & Retail Team) and Hayley Cross (Corporate & Commercial Solicitor) recently held a workshop in partnership with the London College of Fashion. A number of fashion designers came to JW’s offices to hear Jo and Hayley speak about intellectual property issues in supply agreements.

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