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London Business Angels (LBA) closes 15 deals with over £10m invested in 2015 to date

18 August 2015

LBA, one of the UK’s leading Angel Groups reports that its Angel Syndicates remain very active in 2015 with 15 deals closed and over £10m invested to date. Building on this success it is delighted to announce that it has now appointed Callum Lee as an investment analyst. Callum joins the team following his Masters in Finance at Imperial Business School.

London Business Angels launches its Angels in the City programme in Kuala Lumpur with Malaysian Business Angels Network

17 August 2015

The Angels of the City programme designed and developed by London Business Angels (LBA) and successfully running over the past three years in London has now launched in Kuala Lumpur.

London Business Angels back Astrid & Miyu, a contemporary jewellery brand, with £600,000 in new investment

28 July 2015

London based Astrid & Miyu (www.astridandmiyu.com) was founded 4 years ago by Connie Nam in order to solve her shopping pains of not being able to find a jewellery brand that provides unique but wearable jewellery pieces at affordable price points. Since launch, the brand’s sales have grown at more than 100% every year.

London Business Angels Charity Wine Tasting Night raises over £3,500 for Young Enterprise

26 June 2015

London Business Angels is delighted to announce that it raised £3,500 this week for Young Enterprise (http://www.young-enterprise.org.uk) at its charity wine tasting hosted by patent and trade mark attorneys, Mathys & Squire, in their offices in The Shard.

London Business Angels 2015 EIS Roundtable Fund now open for investment in 2015/16 with £665k raised from its members

27 April 2015

London Business Angels has closed its 6th annual  HMRC Approved FCA regulated LBA EIS Roundtable Syndicate Fund, with this latest 2015 fund raising £665k. LBA has now raised over £2.75m across its EIS Funds since 2010.

London Business Angels syndicate partners with The £25m London Co-Investment Fund to help close a £1.2m investment round into Flatclub

22 April 2015

London based online marketplace for medium term stays, Flatclub, has closed a £1.2m investment round which included a £160k by a syndicate of London Business Angel Investors and a £150k investment by the £25M London Co-Investment Fund. The company is developing and commercialising a leading marketplace for medium term stays from a few weeks to a few months.

La Salle Education's £620k investment round cornerstoned by London Business Angels investors

14 April 2015
London based La Salle Education, the education technology company, closed an EIS round for £620,000 today. Investors in the round included existing shareholders and new shareholdersfrom London Business Angels (LBA), The LBA EIS RoundTable Syndicate Fund and the LondonCo-Investment Fund (“LCIF”).

London Business Angels backed Michelson Diagnostics closes £2.5m First Tranche of £4.0m round

2 March 2015

Michelson Diagnostics closes £2.5 million First Tranche of £4.0 million

LBA’s Angels in the City backed Hopster raises multi-million pound growth capital round

11 February 2015

Angels in the City backed company Hopster has recently received a multi-million pound investment from Sandbox Partners Private Limited, a strategic  int