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Designer flash sale site SecretSales.com closes new VC deal
A £4.5 million venture capital funding round has been closed by SecretSales.com, as the business looks to ramp up customer acquisition.

Five of the UK’s richest self-made entrepreneurs
Britain has a track record of producing successful entrepreneurs, but which ones are doing particularly well?

European car markets continue to increase
With car companies in Europe experiencing a surge, which ones are doing particularly well?

Domestic market leading recovery for British SMEs
Against a backdrop of falling exports to non-European markets, UK firms are experiencing stronger growth on the domestic front.

Tiziana Life Sciences - LON:TILS

Business finance: Where to find Enterprise Capital Funds
With Regents Park Partners II ECF bringing the total amount of Enterprise Capital Funds to 16, where does the money lie and what it is targeting?

LoyaltyLion raises venture round to build out e-commerce offering
EC1 Capital has led a new seed funding round for LoyaltyLion, with the start-up banking $370,000 of growth capital.

Luke Johnson’s Patisserie Valerie unveils listing on London's AIM market
The holding company behind the Patisserie Valerie chain of cafe and casual dining locations is looking to build on revenues of £60.1 million by going public.

Business Growth Fund backs 50th company from £2.5 billion fund
Aberdeen-based Task Geoscience has been backed by the Business Growth Fund through a deal worth £3.8 million.

Navigation app Citymapper looks to new cities after securing Balderton Capital and Index Ventures as investors
A $10 million Series A funding round has been closed by Citymapper with contributions from a host of European venture capital firms.

Football social platform Squawka raises angel funding and closes growth partnership
Squawka, a service which describes itself as a 'digital companion' for football fans, has drawn investment from Forward Internet Group founder Neil Hutchinson and Spark Ventures chairman Tom Teichman.

Food diagnostics test developed in wake of horse meat scandal secures growth funding
AltraTech, a food diagnostics business, has banked €900,000 to help with the development of its high sensitivity species-specific identification device.

Is AIM's renaissance complete?
With March IPOs raising £671 million on London's AIM market, it looks like the junior exchange is back to its best.

Poundland founder Steve Smith turns to crowdfunding for his online estate agency
Having set up and sold his discount retailer Poundland for £50 million, Steve Smith has decided to fund his new business using equity crowdfunding.

Octopus-backed Hydrobolt exits through deal with LoneStar
Energy parts business Hydrobolt has been snapped up by LoneStar for an undisclosed amount with help from private equity firm AEA Investors.

Eagle Eye Solutions - LON:EYE

Maiden exit for North West Fund for Digital & Creative as Adaptis sold for 2.4x return
The North West Fund for Digital & Creative has secured a first sale from its portfolio, three years after the £15 million fund was created.

Bagir - LON:BAGR

The emerging markets worth a MINT
Glenn Porter, general manager international identity verification at GBGroup, examines the opportunities and risks of trading with the MINT population of Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey.

Haydale Graphene Industries - LON:HAYD

Restaurant reservation platform Bookatable acquires 2Book to gobble up Scandinavian market share
Bookatable has moved to build out its offering in Europe by snapping up Swedish business 2Book for an undisclosed amount.

London tech start-up The Currency Cloud bolstered by eight-figure fundraising
A host of well-known venture capital firms are uniting to back the future growth of payments engine The Currency Cloud as the British business looks to increase transaction numbers.

Israeli tailor used by Marks & Spencer debuts on London's AIM stock exchange
Bagir Group has joined the Alternative Investment Market and raised £20 million to fund future growth.

MBO for Connect Communications backed by LDC
LDC has closed its second deal in as many days by backing a management buy-out for telecommunications company Connect Communications.

The name game: Stories behind the naming of some of the most prominent growing UK companies
Ever wondered what the story was behind the names of some of the businesses you use or admire? GrowthBusiness meets five to go back to be beginning and find out the inspiration.

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