Monthly Archives: July 2016

25 July 2016

Fluidic Analytics – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV and Parkwalk investment

By |July 25th, 2016|

Parkwalk have recently closed an investment in Fluidic Analytics for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV and Parkwalk Funds.

Fluidic Analytics is developing a line of tools for the rapid, accurate, cost-effective analysis of proteins and other biomolecular species. By combining a powerful microfluidics platform developed at the University of Cambridge with efficient manufacturing and design principles, […]

ARM Holdings – £24.3bn acquisition of the University of Cambridge spin-out

By |July 18th, 2016|

Japan’s Softbank on Monday offered £24.3bn ($32bn) in cash to acquire 100% of ARM Holdings, the UK’s smartphone chip designer that is one of the leaders in the infrastructure of the internet of things.

In 2015, Forbes ranked ARM as the most innovative company in Europe, and the fifth most innovative in the world.

The deal […]

PsyOmics – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV investment

By |July 7th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV, managed by Parkwalk, has invested in PsyOmics, a spin-out from the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology.

The company aims to utilise blood-based diagnostics to increase the speed of diagnosis and to reduce misdiagnosis for mental health patients.

Mental illness accounts for over […]

8Power – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |July 4th, 2016|

We have recently made an investment in 8Power for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III in a financing round.

8power Limited, a new company spun out of the University of Cambridge to develop and commercialise novel technology for sensing and measurement in industrial applications, has received initial funding of approximately £700,000 from IP Group plc […]