UKBAA National Investment Summit 2017

UKBAA National Investment Summit 2017

UKBAA is delighted to be working in partnership with Nesta Impact Investments to bring this annual flagship event to London this autumn. With the Government’s policy for a new Patient Capital framework now emerging and the Chancellor’s budgetary plans put on the table, the UKBAA…

Young Company Showcase 2017

Young Company Showcase 2017

Young Company Finance (YCF) has published a monthly magazine reporting the emergence and progress of early stage, high growth companies in Scotland for over 16 years.  The magazine focuses upon how such companies finance their development from start-up to maturity, but also reports news about…

Nucana closes IPO at $114m

Nucana closes IPO at $114m

A PIONEERING medical firm which develops techniques to boost the effectiveness of chemotherapy has raised almost £75 million by floating on the stock market. Edinburgh-based NuCana, which began trading yesterday on the NASDAQ stock market in New York, will use the windfall to fund further…

Pixey.io secures £250k funding

Pixey.io secures £250k funding

An Edinburgh-based startup that aims to help broadcasters and publishers to obtain the digital rights to Instagram photographs has secured almost £250,000 in seed funding. Equity Gap, Gabriel and Scottish Investment Bank have invested a total of £213,000 with a further £30,000 from Robin Knox…

ESM Investments launches VCT

ESM Investments launches VCT

ESM Investments is casting the net wider in the search for wealthy investors to back a new technology growth fund. It is expected to seek out overseas investors as it looks to grow its investor base from 80 to 200 individuals. Since its formation in…