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5 March 2015

Vitruvian-backed fashion site Farfetch raises $86m in latest funding round

shoe-1-1195178-m Investment firm DST Global has taken part in a $86m funding round for Vetruvian Partners-backed British online luxury fashion retailer Farfetch, valuing it at $1bn.

4 March 2015

Venrock, Redpoint join $20m Series A for parking service Luxe

parking-799192-m Venture capital investors Venrock and Redpoint Ventures have taken part in a $20m Series A funding round for on-demand parking service Luxe.

4 March 2015

LDC to benefit from ‘natural partnership’ between tech and financial servicesp

Jonathan Caswell LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group, is extolling the virtues of financial technology companies, or fintech, with the UK named as a hub for such investments.

24 February 2015

Tech-focused SFW targets $325m for Fund II, with 10% co-investment ops

cables-1258691-m New York-based private equity investor SFW Capital Partners is looking to attract $325m of commitments for its second vehicle.

23 February 2015

Tech investor Thoma Bravo eyes $1bn for special ops Fund II

component-cables-1037030-m Chicago-based private equity firm Thoma Bravo is reportedly back in the market with its $1bn-targeting Special Opportunities Fund II less than a year after raising a $3.65bn vehicle.

23 February 2015

Bridgepoint picks up 40% of UK tech company MVF for over £20m

bridgepiont European buyout firm Bridgepoint Development Capital has bought a 40 per cent stake in 'customer acquisition and lead generation'-focused tech company MVF.

23 February 2015

August, QuestMark in $21m Series D for mobile tech company Urban Airship

grow mobile Venture capital investors August Capital, QuestMark Partners and Verizon Ventures are among a string of new and existing firms to back a $21m Series D round for ‘mobile relationship management’ company Urban Airship.

19 February 2015

Moneta closes debut vehicle on $25m

california-in-a-picture-559575-m Moneta Ventures smashed its debut fund’s original target of $10m to $12m by closing the oversubscribed vehicle on $25m.

16 February 2015

Tech journalist Martin Giles joins Wing Venture Capital as partner

giles3 US investment firm Wing Venture Capital has hired Martin Giles, the San Francisco-based technology writer of The Economist Newspaper as partner, intellectual capital.

13 February 2015

Spire Capital backs tech company Lighthouse eDiscovery

lighthouse-1-1415263-m New York-based private equity firm Spire Capital has partnered with electronic investigation service Lighthouse eDiscovery and picked up a minority stake in the business.

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