Series A funding

Articles and news on series A funding and its uses for growth and expansion, including scaling operations, expanding the team, and accelerating customer acquisition efforts. Investors participating in Series A rounds often include venture capital firms, angel investors, and strategic investors seeking high-growth opportunities with potential for significant returns.


Deals of the Week July 4 to July 8 – a Growth Business round-up

Deals this week include the biggest Series A investment into quantum computing, a family investment app and a fintech to help Gen Z better understand finance


JamJar Investments launches £100m fund to back early-stage UK consumer brands

Founders of Innocent smoothies will look to make around 10 investments per year into early-stage consumer brands


6 things you should know when you raise Series A finance

Martin Buhr, co-founder and CEO of Tyk, shares his experience of his company’s first Series A funding round and, 12 months on, offers advice to other start-ups.


Deals of the Week, August 7 to 14 – Growth Business roundup

Growth Business roundup of the Deals of the Week, August 7 to August 14, listing every seed funding, venture capital and crowdfunding deal of note

Venture Capital Funding

Checkout.com raises Europe’s biggest ever early-stage funding round

Checkout.com raises $230m in record Series A funding, valuing it close to $2bn.


Airsorted raises £5 million in Series A funding to fuel global expansion

Airsorted, the world’s largest hosting management service, today announces the successful completion of a Series A funding round worth £5 million to support its upcoming expansion with investors including Pi Labs and Atami Capital.


Pushdoctor.co.uk raises $8.2m in Series A funding round

Europe's largest online GP marketplace closes successful round with backing of Oxford Capital and Draper Esprit.


Octopus Ventures gives £2m boost to Segura Systems

Segura systems is a leading supplier of retail chain protection.


Nestpick raises $11m in Series A funding round

European start-up aims to disrupt the rental sector by simplifying process for tenants and landlords.


MarketInvoice raises £6m in Series A funding round

Latest investment takes total funds raised by the peer-to-peer invoice finance platform to nearly £500m.


Bloom & Wild raises £2.5m in Series A funding round

Online florist raises funds in round led by MMC Ventures.


Lifestyle app Velocity raises $12m in huge Series A funding round

Finance round among the largest seen for UK-based business.