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Leading VCs discuss the future of innovation in a post COVID-19 world in new webinar series

by: Startacus Admin ~ 27th April 2020
Thoughts, advice and perspectives shared by leading VC investors discussing the future of innovation in a post COVID-19 world... Days after the announcement of UK’s Future Fund, a few of the most prominent VC investors in Europe and the US came together to share perspectives on the current market, the innovations to watch and to give advice to founders in a new online “Ecosystem&rdq...
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Future Fund leaves diverse founders short-changed

by: Startacus Admin ~ 27th April 2020
Change is slow, as Future Fund leaves diverse founders short-changed, with female and BAME business leaders questioning its fairness. Future Fund, a support package for startups that was launched with considerable fanfare by the UK government just over a week ago, has come under increasing scrutiny for not supporting the broad and diverse range of UK founders, with female and BAME business leader...
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Future Fund may not encourage investors to invest

by: Startacus Admin ~ 20th April 2020
Enterprise Investment Scheme Association welcomes new Future Fund, but questions how attractive it is to private investors to invest on current terms. The membership organisation for many of the investment funds supporting the future high growth and technology businesses in the UK, the Enterprise Allowance Scheme Association (EISA), has welcomed the Government’s ‘Future Fund’ an...
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Industry survey indicates impact of COVID19 on growth businesses needing investment

by: Startacus Admin ~ 7th April 2020
Growth businesses currently seeking investment need UK government support, EISA Survey suggests... The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association (EISA) has undertaken a survey with 250 growth businesses currently seeking investment, and it indicates that more than 9 out of 10 of them will close down within the next 12 months if their current investment plans, disrupted by the coronavirus crisis, f...
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How to adapt your investment strategy as a result of Coronavirus

by: Startacus Admin ~ 24th March 2020
Require external capital to fund growth and worried about the potential impact coronavirus may have on your funding plans? Read these insights from Raising Partners, a professional services company for SMEs, who help businesses get investment. "It’s undeniable that these are uncertain times, not only for our health, but also for businesses. The outbreak of Coronavirus and its...
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Hyper-realistic plant-based meat company THIS™ raises £4.7m

by: Startacus Admin ~ 11th March 2020
Investment news announced for one of the leading companies in the meat-alternative market THIS™, arguably the world's most realistic meat alternative company has just revealed that it has raised £4.7m in ‘Seed Plus’ investment, led by London-based fund Backed. The other venture capital firms involved in the round are Five Seasons Ventures, Idinvest Partners, Seedcam...
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Allplants, the plant-based meal delivery company completes £3.4M raise

by: Startacus Admin ~ 9th March 2020
Major investment news from Allplants, the plant-powered, planet-kind online platform and delivery service Fantastic news today from allplants, the plant-based meal delivery company, that has just announced the completion of its £3.4 million funding round on investment platform Seedrs. allplants has attracted over 1,800 investors from its loyal customer base in addition to VC firm Octopus Ve...
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JumpStory rolls out AI-powered image search and success prediction tools

by: Startacus Admin ~ 3rd February 2020
The "Netflix for images' startup JumpStory, continues to innovate thanks to its $1 million investment Innovation in visual imagery for marketers with the news that JumpStory, an AI-based digital content platform, has released its AI-powered search and success prediction tools in 40 new languages, having secured $1million investment. This in turn is bringing the platform ever closer to its go...
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Good-Loop closes $1.6m seed round with You & Mr Jones on board

by: Startacus Admin ~ 14th January 2020
You & Mr Jones, the brandtech group founded by former Havas chief executive David Jones, has invested in ethical video startup Good-Loop. The UK-based firm today announced it has closed a US $1.6m seed funding round. Good-Loop is an ethical video platform working with companies such as Nestlé, Unilever, Coca-Cola, TOMS, H&M and...
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I'm a celebrity investor, get me tech startups!

by: Startacus Admin ~ 13th January 2020
2019 saw celebrities contribute to start-up investments in record numbers, surpassing a previous spike in 2015, with celebrities participating in $2.25bn worth of funding rounds towards startup investments in 2019. Using Crunchbase data, Tide looked into which celebrities are the biggest investors in tomorrow’s start-ups and which years and business categories have seen the most celebr...
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