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5 February 2016

Microsoft deal best option for Swiftkey, Octopus exec says $

Jo Oliver Exiting UK technology company SwiftKey to Microsoft was the best option for the business at this stage, Octopus Ventures investment director Jo Oliver told AltAssets.

3 February 2016

US tech investors being driven towards Europe says exec $

Roland Dennert European startups are attracting increasing amounts of attention from US investors despite high prices, an abundance of dry powder, and an increasing amount of liquidity according to Cipio Partners executive.

28 January 2016

Technology is pivotal to today’s sustainable investing $

Samer Salty Zouk Capital CEO Samer Salty takes a look at the opportunities being created by technology's impact on sustainable investing

20 January 2016

Newly-launched Back to the Future Ventures eyes promising retail tech SMEs

science-fiction-751758_1920 Co-founders David Pascual and Faye Landers are marrying their over 50 years of experience to launch Back to the Future Ventures (BTTFV), a new NYC-based firm.

23 November 2015

TA to sell CMOSIS for €220m after just two years in portfolio

eye-211610_1920 US private equity firm TA Associates has agreed the €220m sale of imaging sensor business CMOSIS less than two years after sealing the purchase of the company.

28 October 2015

Michael Jordan among new investors in EQT-backed sport data business Sportradar

basketball-85919_1280 EQT-backed sports data technology business Sportradar has picked up $44m of new funding from investors including ex-NBA superstar Michael Jordan.

21 October 2015

Early-stage investor Progress Ventures closes third fund on $20m

ux-787980_1920 Massachusetts-based Progress Ventures, the VC arm of investment bank Progress Partners, has closed its third fund on $20m.

19 October 2015

HGGC holds quick merger of new portfolio companies Selligent, StrongView

road-24336_1280 Mid-market private equity house HGGC has merged US marketing company StrongView with Belgium-based data management business Selligent.

8 October 2015

Summit Partners leads $15m Series A round for Tsheets

ring-948023_1280 US growth equity veteran Summit Partners has led a $15m Series A financing round for time tracking technology provider Idaho-based TSheets.

8 October 2015

Pandora eyes $450m acquisition of VC-backed Ticketfly

live-concert-388160_1280 Pandora, a global music discovery platform, will buy US ticketing platform Ticketfly in a deal valued at some $450m with an almost even split of cash and stock.

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