Monthly Archives: June 2014

26 June 2014

Jukedeck – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II investment

By |June 26th, 2014|

We have closed an investment in Jukedeck for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II.

Jukedeck provides unique, copyright-free music at the touch of a button. The product is based on a program that generates unique music algorithmically, built on three years of R&D by founder & CEO Ed Rex, who received a double-starred First in Music from […]

Parkwalk – 10x Exit for Fund II

By |June 21st, 2014|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk UK Tech Fund II and a Parkwalk Syndicate have successfully exited Tracsis plc.

We invested in June 2011 at 45p per share (31.5p net of initial tax reliefs) and exited in June 2014 at 308.5p per share, representing a 6.9x return for investors, and approximately 10x inclusive of […]

Vocal IQ – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II investment

By |June 20th, 2014|

We have closed an investment, in a seed financing round of £750,000 in VocalIQ for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II. The round was led by Amadeus Capital Partners. Cambridge Enterprise, the commercialisation arm of the University of Cambridge, is also investing.

The spoken dialogue technology, which is being developed by VocalIQ, a spin-out from the University of Cambridge’s […]

Horizon Discovery – wins European Mediscience’s Emerging Star Award 2014

By |June 20th, 2014|

Horizon Discovery Group plc, the international life science company supplying research tools to organisations engaged in genomics research and the development of personalised medicines, is delighted to announce that it has won the “Emerging Star” category at last night’s (Thursday’s) European Mediscience Awards in London.

Read more here.

Xeros – Gains Traction as Hotels Adopt Near Waterless Laundry Operations

By |June 20th, 2014|

MANCHESTER, NH–(Marketwired – Jun 25, 2014) – Xeros, the innovator of an ultra-low water laundry system, today announced its rollout plan to the hospitality industry is on track and the majority of Xeros ecologically-sustainable laundry systems have been sold into the top 5 hotel groups in North America. According to MKG Group’s annual rankings […]

Forbes: Xeros Hopes To Clean Up By Taking The Water Out Of Washing

By |June 17th, 2014|

Commercial laundry is not exactly the fastest-moving area of technology, but one company thinks it has the disruptive technology to transform the sector.

At a time when the scarcity of water resources is being starkly highlighted by the ongoing drought in California, a UK-based company called Xeros says that it is winning new business because […]

Sphere Fluidics – Parkwalk closes further funding round

By |June 16th, 2014|

We have closed an investment, in the first tranche of a financing round of up to £2m, in Sphere Fluidics for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II and the final investment for Parkwalk Fund IV. This follows the UoCEF I investing in February 2013.

Sphere Fluidics is an established, Life Sciences company which has developed unique products […]

CCMOSS – Parkwalk closes further funding round

By |June 13th, 2014|

We have recently made an investment in Cambridge CMOS Sensors for the UK Tech Fund V and a Parkwalk Syndicate. This follows predecessor funds investing in 2012 and 2013.

Cambridge CMOS Sensors are a leading manufacturer of sensor solutions for monitoring air quality, with a wide range of miniature, ultra-low power gas sensors based on metal-oxide […]

Revolymer – Signs US Supply, Distribution Deal For Nicotine Gum Products

By |June 9th, 2014|

LONDON (Alliance News) – British polymer technology company, Revolymer PLC, said Monday that it has signed a supply and distribution deal for its nicotine chewing gum products in the United States with PL Developments LLC, a US manufacturer and supplier of over-the-counter products.

Revolymer said that under the terms of the agreement, PL Developments will […]

Imperial Innovations – Proposed Placing to raise up to £150 million

By |June 2nd, 2014|

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