Monthly Archives: October 2014

21 October 2014

Xeros: CBS – Almost waterless washing could come to American homes

By |October 21st, 2014|

CBS News: Read the article here.

OxfordPV – Solar Industry Magazine

By |October 8th, 2014|

Future solar cost reductions hinge on raising solar cell efficiencies – read the article here.

Brainomix – wins ACES award for ICT

By |October 8th, 2014|

University of Oxford Isis Fund I and Parkwalk portfolio company Brainomix wins ACES entrepreneurship prize which rewards companies working in health and environment:

BERLIN – 7 October 2014. Spin-outs from Germany, Switzerland and the UK won the ACES awards for academic entrepreneurship in Europe. The three awards – one each for innovative companies in life […]

Microsaic Systems – Parkwalk closes follow on investment

By |October 7th, 2014|

We are delighted to have participated in a conditional placing for Microsaic Systems:

7 October 2014: Microsaic Systems plc (AIM: MSYS), the high technology company developing next generation mass spectrometry instruments, is pleased to announce a conditional placing (“Placing”) of 10,500,000 new ordinary shares of 0.25p each (“Placing Shares”) at a price of 42 pence per share […]

Parkwalk: 4x Exit for Fund I

By |October 2nd, 2014|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk UK Tech Fund I has successfully exited from Xeros.

We invested in October 2010 at 33p per share (26.4p net of initial tax reliefs) and exited in a single block trade in September 2014 giving a 4x cash return for investors in Fund I (in under four years).

The exit has […]

Perpetuum – Parkwalk UK Tech V & Opportunities Fund investment

By |October 1st, 2014|

We have recently closed an investment in Perpetuum for the Parkwalk UK Tech Fund V, Opportunities Fund and a Parkwalk Syndicate.

Perpetuum engineered, produced and commercialized the world’s first practical electromagnetic vibration harvesting micro-generator delivering the power required to transmit large amounts of autonomous wireless sensor data reliably from remotely monitored assets.

Perpetuum’s technology provides self-powered wireless conditioning monitoring solutions for […]