Financial Management

Interview: managing partner of Chiene + Tait, Carol Flockhart

GrowthBusiness.co.uk caught up with Chiene + Tait’s managing partner, Carol Flockhart on the importance of accountancy firms to be as agile as the scale-up companies they serve.

Alternative Finance for Business

A Dragon’s top three fundraising tips

For businesses and entrepreneurs, finding the right funding can be tricky. Find out what dragon, Jenny Campbell thinks are the best fundraising options.


Minicabit raises £1.4m in funding round

Finance round includes commitments from some of the UK's best known investors and business leaders.


Top marks for AAA Linen Supplies as it secures £4m capital investment

Company provides linen for some of London’s most exclusive establishments.

Private equity

Five habits of effective business fundraising 

In the latest of his advice-based pieces for business owners, Fergal O’Mullane, director at retail tech accelerator Eccomplished, looks at what goes into a successful approach to equity fundraising.


Expert advice on how SMEs can attract funding from family offices

Patrick Butler, CEO of Prime Wealth Group and CIO of Omada Capital, unlocks the secrets of securing capital from the family office source.


Fatsoma closes new funding round to take ticketing platform to WhatsApp

Online ticketing business Fatsoma has closed its second fundraising round in the last seven months to further ramp up growth.


Top-up capital for Octopus Investments portfolio company Metrasens

A second funding injection from Octopus Investments is set to fuel the growth ambitions of technology company Metrasens.


Family firm behind River Island backs The Hut Group and installs new non-exec

The Hut Group has followed up on a fundraising completed back in June by securing a further £9 million.


All ££s are not created equal

Above all, business investors should be bringing more than just cash. But how can that be evaluated?


Kabbee becomes latest cab comparison firm to hail funding

A London-focused cab price comparison service, which operates on iPhones and Android devices, has collected a new round of funding.


Third round of £40 million for Just-Eat

Online takeaway business Just-Eat has taken its total venture capital fundraising to £80 million as it looks to boost its global expansion.