£42 million Equity funding raised in the South West in April


Known by the Romans as Aprillis, the month that’s just gone by was once the…

Who secured equity funding in March?


Spring sprang and then Winter made a rather overenthusiastic return –…

Five insights to help startups raise pre-seed investment


A new month marks a new editorial theme here at TechSPARK, and throughout April…

Angel investment in the South West: Quarterly Investment Briefing


How many companies have raised angel investment in 2022 so far? Who are the…

20 companies close equity investment in the South West in February


It is Monday, the sun is shining, and I’m crunching the numbers around equity…

The first South West equity investment update of 2022


When I settled down to write the first investment update for 2022 I certainly…

2021: A booming year in equity investment


You might remember 2021 not so fondly as the second year of the COVID-19…

December sees almost £11m investment raised in the South West


The final month of the year is notoriously a particularly busy period for those…

November Investment Update – £223m raised across the South West


We’re already mid way through December and I’ve only just had a chance to sit…

Review of 2021 at the Quarterly Investment Briefing


On Monday 6th December a small but perfectly formed crowd gathered at Engine…