Monthly Archives: March 2016

31 March 2016

OxReach – a new philanthropic platform

By |March 31st, 2016|

We are delighted to support a new initiative from the University of Oxford, OxReach. OxReach plans to launch various projects over the next 12 months – the first of which is LIFE, who are developing ways for healthcare workers in Africa to correctly use the latest WHO care pathways in emergencies and save lives to help tackle newborn […]

Cambridge Touch Technologies – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |March 30th, 2016|

We have recently made an investment in Cambridge Touch Technologies for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III in a seed financing round.

Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT), a University of Cambridge start-up poised to make 3D touch technology a standard feature on smart devices, has received seed investment by Cambridge Enterprise, the commercialisation arm of the University.
The […]

Xeros: Interim Results: Progress on all fronts

By |March 22nd, 2016|


Accelerating roll out in Commercial Laundry
Group earned income increased to £744,000 in the five months ended 31 December 2015 (prior period 2014: £95,000)
Delivering on strategy laid out at fundraising in November 2015

56 commercial washing machine installations for the five months ended 31 December 2015
94 for the seven months ended 29 February 2016
Installed fleet totalled […]

Spectral Edge – Parkwalk closes Opportunities EIS Fund investment

By |March 22nd, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund has closed an investment in Spectral Edge, a spin-out from the University of East Anglia’s Colour Group.  Spectral Edge’s technology enhances images and video by using information outside the normal visible spectrum or applying transformations to that within it.

The company’s technology enhances images […]

Mirriad – Secures $15m in financing

By |March 21st, 2016|

Mirriad Advertising Ltd, a technology company reshaping the future of video advertising, today announced it has closed $15 million in financing as of January 2016, led by IP Group PLC, alongside Parkwalk Funds, with a minority investment from Unilever Ventures, the venture capital and private equity arm of Unilever.

It is estimated that over $95 […]

Sphere Fluidics – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III closes further funding round

By |March 9th, 2016|

We have closed an investment, in a $7m funding round, in Sphere Fluidics for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III. This follows the UCEFs I and II investing previously. The investment round has been led by an Asian corporate investor

Sphere Fluidics is an established Life Sciences company which has developed unique products for use in single cell analysis […]