High Growth Companies


UK’s fastest growing companies revealed  

The seventh annual FT1000 rankings is based on revenue growth in the three years to 2021


Capital Pilot confirms first five start-up investments from £5m fund

The VC aims to invest in 100 high-growth potential start-ups in less than six months


25 UK fastest growing businesses that don’t have equity investment

Buzzacott Organic Growth 25 highlights companies thriving without private equity and venture capital investment

Growth Planning

Top 5 tips for launching a fast-growth business during a pandemic

Claire Louise Noyce takes a sideways view of 5 top tips for launching a business that wants to scale during the Covid-19 crisis

Growth Planning

4 lessons businesses can learn from WeWork’s meltdown

WeWork has had a spectacular rise – and an equally spectacular fall. Avoid making the same mistakes in your business

Growth Planning

Are you on track to be running a $1bn unicorn business?

Have you got what it takes to be running a fabled $1bn unicorn business? A study by recruitment firm Pareto Law finds they have some surprising things in common


Is AIM still fit for purpose as a growth company exchange?

A whole range of funding alternatives have emerged to challenge AIM’s pre-eminence, says finnCap CEO Sam Smith


Is the UK doing enough to help its tech start-ups grow?

CES organiser Gary Shapiro said the UK government is nowhere near as supportive of its start-ups as France, the Netherlands and Israel. But considering the numerous trade mission and grants organised by the government over recent years, just how valid is Shapiro's comment? Tech firms suggest the government still has a long way to go. Here's why.

Growth Planning

Break through the growth ceiling

Phil Keoghan, CEO at Ricoh UK and Ireland explains why Britain needs to back ‘middle businesses’ struggling to achieve their full potential

Growth Planning

Why Canada has more to offer beyond the Blackberry legacy

UK Canadian High Commission Counsellor Aaron Rosland explains Ontario's appeal as a North American growth hub.

Alternative Finance for Business

Barclays extends high growth tech fund for UK scale-ups to £200m

Barclays is the first of the big four banks to offer high growth businesses and their founders debt funding solutions at this early stage.


20 of the most exciting technology companies of 2015

Following on from our Tech Invest London event, here we have profiles of all of the presenting companies: between them they represent some of the most innovative young businesses around today.