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Software, Hardware & infrastructure, Technology, Digital & Creative and FinTech are just a few of the sectors that these investors are interested in. If you want to log in to Match Capital and take a look at these companies, or view your matches:

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Octopus Ventures (Website) (LinkedIn) Octopus Ventures

The Octopus Ventures team is one of the largest in Europe, aiming to build businesses that have the explosive potential required to dominate the industry that they are part of. To date, Octopus Ventures has raised £540m in capital for over 50 companies operating in a multitude of sectors, continuing to increase this number in order to help seriously talented companies grow fast. Their current portfolio consists of investments in the Fintech, Software, Hardware & Infrastructure and Internet & Consumer sectors.

Recent noteworthy investment, July 2016:

http://www.finsmes.com/2016/07/mattress-retailer-eve-sleep-secures-6-9m-in-series-b-funding.html

 

Business Growth Fund (Website) (LinkedIn) 

Business growth fund

With up to £2.5bn expenditure available on long-term equity investments, BGF’s mission is to “unlock the potential of fast-growing UK businesses that need long-term capital to drive their future success.” BGF typically invests between £2m and £10m in companies of the E-commerce, Software and Manufacturing sectors, having raised $310.58M since the company’s inception.

Recent noteworthy investment, July 2016:

http://www.closingcircle.com/bgf-invests-2/

 

AXM Venture Capital (Website) The-North-West-Fund1

AXM Venture Capital is based in London, UK, and consists of two funds: The North West Fund for Digital and Creative, which focuses on growth oriented businesses operating within the Digital & Creative sector, and The Creative Capital Fund, which concentrates on London-based businesses. AXM has invested in 28 different companies from the Advertising, Mobile and Software sectors.

Recent noteworthy investment, July 2016:

http://www.finsmes.com/2016/07/ruler-analytics-secures-additional-six-figure-vc-funding.html

 

Cambridge Innovation Capital (Website) (LinkedIn) CIC_logo

Founded in 2013, Cambridge Innovation Capital is an investment fund that invests in high-growth technology companies in Europe’s innovation capital. The number of companies they have invested in is 14 and rising, a part of their mission being to “remove the pressure to deliver the early exits associated with the traditional venture capital model.” CIC has close ties with The University of Cambridge, their advisory panel consisting of highly qualified scientists and entrepreneurs.

Recent noteworthy investment, July 2016:

http://venturebeat.com/2016/07/18/u-k-med-tech-startup-raises-20-million-to-bring-next-gen-robotics-to-surgery/

 

Vaibhv Gaur (163 Posts)

Vaibhv is Head of Business Analysis and Data Management at Match Capital. Vaibhv keeps an eye on deals happening in the venture capital industry – tracking the key players to grow our database of investors.


Vaibhv is Head of Business Analysis and Data Management at Match Capital. Vaibhv keeps an eye on deals happening in the venture capital industry – tracking the key players to grow our database of investors.

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