Monthly Archives: February 2015

24 February 2015

Parkwalk University of Oxford Isis Fund II Closes Oversubscribed

By |February 24th, 2015|

University of Oxford Isis Fund II reaches funding target of £2m, closes

 24 February 2015

Isis Innovation and Parkwalk announced today that the University of Oxford Isis Fund II has raised over £2 million, exceeding its funding target, and will close to new investors. The fund achieved its initial target in less than four weeks […]

FT: Parkwalk and the University of Oxford Isis Fund

By |February 21st, 2015|

How to invest in enterprise investment schemes – FT Money:

It is nearing the end of the tax year. You are a high earner who likes to invest in a tax-efficient manner and have stashed the maximum amount into an individual savings account (£15,000) and reached the tax-free annual pension allowance of £40,000…..

Read the full article […]

Brainomix – Positive endovascular trial uses ASPECTS

By |February 16th, 2015|

A seminal paper was published in the New England Journal of Medicine describing the results of the ESCAPE trial for endovascular treatment of stroke patients. This study shows that rapid endovascular treatment leads to significantly improved functional outcomes in stroke patients, given appropriate selection criteria.

As part of the trial, patients with small infarct core […]

Mode DX – The £35 DIY test that can spot signs of bowel cancer

By |February 16th, 2015|

Mode Diagnostics have been featured in the Daily Mail:

The £35 DIY test that can spot signs of bowel cancer: Experts say discreet kit will encourage middle-aged people to self-check
DIY testing kit for bowel cancer and other disorders has gone on sale
Results displayed on a screen with an amber warning light to seek advice
Experts say […]

Parkwalk cleans up at EISA Awards

By |February 13th, 2015|

Parkwalk last night won the ‘Best EIS Investment Exit’ award and was recognised by the judges of the EISA awards in the ‘Best EIS Fund Manager’ category. The awards recognised an extremely strong 2014 for Parkwalk. Read the full press release below.


Enterprise Investment Scheme Association’s annual awards recognise excellence in the […]

Parkwalk wins Best EIS Exit and Highly Commended Fund Manager

By |February 13th, 2015|

Parkwalk are delighted to have won the Enterprise Investment Scheme Association ‘Best EIS Exit for 2014’. The awards were presented at the House of Lords on Thursday 12th February 2015.

Parkwalk were also recognised as ‘Highly Commended’ in the Best EIS Fund Manager category.

We believe the awards reflect both the fact that our 2010/11 and […]

Tangentix – Interview with CEO

By |February 6th, 2015|

Ed French, CEO of Tangentix, was recently interviewed in GameWatcher about the GameSession site which is now live.
The interview can be read here and video games can be tried, rented or bought on the GameSessions site here.

Clean Air Power – EDGE Dual-Fuel™ Product Achieves EPA Certification

By |February 6th, 2015|

US Genesis EDGE Dual-Fuel™ Product Achieves EPA Certification
Further to the announcement on 17 December 2014, Clean Air Power (AIM:CAP), the developer and global leader in compression-ignited natural gas engine systems for heavy duty vehicles is pleased to announce that it has received a Certificate of Conformity from the United States (US) Environmental Protection Agency […]