Midven News

Chemical detection innovator secures access to global markets Oxford, UK, 7 July 2017 – Early-stage investor Rainbow Seed Fund today announces that Oxfordshire-based Cobalt, a provider of highly differentiated Raman spectroscopic instruments, has been acquired by Agilent Technologies Inc. Cobalt, a spin-out from the UK’s Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Rutherford Appleton Laboratory which […]

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18 May 2017  The winners of the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Management Team Awards 2017 for the Midlands have now been announced. These awards are our annual celebration of UK companies supported by private equity and venture capital funds, produced in association with Grant Thornton UK LLP. Now in their ninth […]

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Today marks the launch of Bio-start, an annual competition designed to bolster UK companies aiming to solve significant global problems through synthetic biology. Competition founders SynbiCITE and Rainbow Seed Fund have created Bio-start to incentivise innovative early-stage companies and people with great engineering biology ideas. The not-for-profit competition offers the winner a combination of £100k […]

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