Monthly Archives: November 2015

26 November 2015

Parkwalk wins Investment Week’s Investment Company of the Year award for ‘Best EIS Fund’

By |November 26th, 2015|

Parkwalk are delighted to have won the Investment Week’s Investment Company of the Year inaugural award for ‘Best EIS Fund’, following on from the Growth Investor Awards ‘Best Exit for 2015′ and the Enterprise Investment Scheme Association ‘Best EIS Exit for 2014′ and ‘Highly Commended’ Fund Manager awards in February 2015.

PARKWALK ANNOUNCED AS INVESTMENT WEEK AWARDS WINNER

Investment […]

Animal Dynamics – Parkwalk closes University of Oxford Isis Fund investment

By |November 26th, 2015|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Oxford Isis Fund II has completed an investment in Animal Dynamics Limited, who are developing a portfolio of products derived from research into evolutionary adaptations in flight, swimming, walking, and stealth, where nature has arrived at significant performance optimizations which can be applied to commercial products.

Spun-out of Oxford University’s Zoology […]

Xeros: Rapidly gaining traction in Commercial Laundry and proposed £40m Placing

By |November 12th, 2015|

Xeros Technology Group plc (AIM: XSG, ‘the Group’, ‘Xeros’), the innovative developer of patented polymer bead systems with multiple identified commercial applications, today published results for the year ended 31 July 2015.
 The Group also intends to raise approximately £40 million via a placing of new Ordinary Shares at a price of 225p per with […]

Isis Innovation event at the Royal Society of Chemistry

By |November 12th, 2015|

Huge thank you to Isis Innovation for hosting an excellent evening at the Royal Society of Chemistry: Pitches were made by four inspiring potential investee companies for the University of Oxford Isis Fund III, which we hope to launch imminently now that the University of Oxford Isis Fund II is fully invested / committed.

BBC NEWS: Mirriad can turn TV shows into sophisticated ads

By |November 12th, 2015|

Advertisers are increasingly worrying about people avoiding or blocking traditional adverts, so they are becoming more sophisticated,  new technology now enables product placement to be tailored to the audience of the programme. Watch the BBC video here.

Parkwalk closes Navetas investment

By |November 10th, 2015|

We are pleased to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund has made an investment in Navetas, a University of Oxford spin-out with a core product offer of Loop Energy Saver, a consumer install, online, electricity and gas residential energy monitor with a built in tariff tracker and switching service in partnership with uSwitch to keep […]

Bodle Technologies – Parkwalk closes University of Oxford Isis Fund investment

By |November 9th, 2015|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Oxford Isis Fund II has completed an investment in Bodle Technologies Limited, who have developed a novel, smart material for use in low-energy high-resolution displays and glazing. Bodle’s display device offerings offer high flexibility, ultra-high resolution, and very low energy consumption, making a highly attractive proposition for the […]

Parkwalk closes Boxarr investment

By |November 3rd, 2015|

We are pleased to announce that the UK Tech Fund VI and Opportunities Fund have made an investment in Boxarr, a Southampton spin-out that provides analytical and data visualisation support to solve highly complex supply chain, systems, process and project business problems.

The company has developed a unique, versatile tool and powerful methodology that is unparalleled in its […]

Youku Tudou Announces Collaboration With Mirriad to Offer High-Tech ‘Native in-Video’ Ads

By |November 3rd, 2015|

– Samsung becomes the first brand to jump onboard

Youku Tudou, Inc. (NYSE: YOKU), a leading multi-screen entertainment and media company in China (“Youku Tudou”) andMirriad Advertising Ltd, a global leader in native, in-video advertising, have entered into a long-term exclusive collaboration arrangement in China, the world’s second-largest advertising market.

In this alliance, Youku Tudou will […]