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Push Doctor raises $26.1M to help people live longer

Europe’s largest digital health provider, Push Doctor, today announced that it has raised $26.1M in a Series B funding round led by Accelerated Digital Ventures (“ADV” – the venture investment company backed by Legal & General, Woodford Investment Management and the British Business Bank) and Draper Esprit, with participation from major European funds, Oxford Capital, Partech Ventures ...

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Oxford Capital backs intelligent chip business UltraSoC

‘Hard tech’ technology developer enables cost effective SoCs (systems on chip) Oxford Capital has backed embedded intelligence business UltraSoc in a £5m funding round. Oxford Capital has invested alongside Atlante Tech, Enso Ventures and entrepreneur Guillaume d'Eyssautier, who join existing investors Octopus Ventures and South East Seed Fund (FSE Group).The investment will...

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Outplay shortlisted for Growth Champion Award

We are delighted to announce that Outplay Entertainment has been shortlisted for the Growth Champion of the Year at the 2016 Growth Investor Awards. Outplay, which joined the Oxford Capital portfolio in 2014, develops mobile phone gam...

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Oxford Capital Exits Oxitec In US$160m Deal With Intrexon

Pioneering insect control business sold to Intrexon Corporation, a major US biotechnology company. Oxford Capital has announced the sale of portfolio company Oxitec, a specialist insect control business to Intrexon Corporation, a US biotech business in a US$160m deal. Oxford Capital has been the most significant investor and has supported Oxitec from the time of its original spinout from the...

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Oxford Capital Completes Investment In Games Developer Kobojo

Oxford Capital has led a $7m funding round for independent games developer Kobojo, with participation from the Scottish Investment Bank and Endeavour Vision. The investment will support the roll-out of Kobojo’s new role-playing adventure, Zodiac, and will fund the development of further games for the global market. Kobojo develops online role-playing games which are designed for touch devices...

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Oxford Capital Leads Microbial Solutions Funding Round

Microbial Solutions Limited, which uses microbes to dispose of industrial waste safely, has completed an investment round led by existing investors Oxford Capital and Midven. The investment will enable Microbial Solutions to build its sales capability and expand its operations into Europe, North America and Asia. Microbial Solutions’ Microcycle™ technology has been proven in rigorous indust...

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Oxitec Exit To Be Showcased At Major Venture Capital Event

Ted Mott, Managing Partner of Oxford Capital, and Hadyn Parry, CEO of Oxitec, have been invited to take part in a panel discussion at the British Venture Capital Association’s annual summit on 8th October. Oxitec was recently acquired by US biotech business Intrexon Corporation, in a deal which valued Oxitec at up to $160m. Oxford Capital supported Oxitec from its early days as a spinout from...

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Oxford Capital And Finance Wales Back Specialist Wound Treatment Business BioMonde For US Roll-Out

Oxford Capital and Finance Wales have jointly financed a £3.5 million funding round in BioMonde, an established and profitable wound care business. BioMonde has developed an innovative larval (maggot) therapy for hard-to-treat wounds which makes healing possible. The investment will be used to set up a US production plant and launch BioMonde in the US market. Larval Debridement Therapy (LDT), ...

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Oxford Capital Backs Outplay In $5m Funding Round

Oxford Capital has led a $5m funding round for Outplay Entertainment Ltd., a leading developer of Free-to-Play mobile games. Free-to-Play games increasingly dominate over traditional paid-for titles in a huge global consumer market worth an estimated $35bn+ pa and growing rapidly. Oxford Capital joins leading investment...

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Oxford Capital Leads Intent HQ Funding Round

Oxford Capital has led a £4.75m investment in London-based software company, Intent HQ. Intent HQ's software helps its customers, who include major publishers and consumer brands, generate more revenue from their websites. The software creates a 'fingerprint' of each website visitor's interests and preferences, based on deep analysis of their social media data and online behaviour. Onscreen co...

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Oxford Capital Backs Arkivum

Oxford Capital has led an investment of up to £1.9 million in Arkivum, a provider of large-scale digital archiving solutions. The investment was made alongside existing investors IP Group and Parkwalk Advisors. It will enable Arkivum to accelerate the commercial roll-out of its data archiving service, expand its customer base and increase marketing. Arkivum specialises in the management and st...

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Oxford Capital Leads Linkdex Funding Round

We have led a major funding round for Linkdex, an award-winning ‘organic marketing’ platform provider. Organic marketing is a rapidly growing discipline which enables businesses to create and promote online content that their customers want to use and share. Oxford Capital joins existing investor Amadeus Capital who backed the business from an early stage. The investment will enable Linkdex to...

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Oxford Capital Exits Sirigen In Sale To Becton Dickinson

Venture capital backed High Sensitivity Fluorescence Business, Sirigen Group Limited, has been acquired by BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading global medical technology company for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 2004, Sirigen uses Nobel-prize winning science to produce light harvesting polymers which have a wide range of applications in research, medical diagnostics and life sciences....

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Oxford Capital Leads Abiquo Funding Round

US$5 million growth capital investment positions enterprise cloud management software leader for accelerated commercial growth. Specialist growth capital investor Oxford Capital has led a US$5 million funding round into Abiquo an award-winning enterprise cloud management software provider. Oxford Capital joins existing investors Balderton Capital and Nauta Capital as major backers. The inves...

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Arieso Acquired By JDSU For $85m

Specialist growth capital investor Oxford Capital has exited mobile network optimisation business, Arieso, in an US$85 m deal, realising returns of up to 4.7x for investors. The sale to JDSU gives the US-headquartered communications network developer access to Arieso’s advanced technology that allows mobile operators to fine tune their phone networks to improve coverage and connection quality...

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