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Indian online teaching platform Teachmint raises $16.5 million

An Indian startup that began its life after the global pandemic broke last year said on Tuesday it has concluded its third financing round as it enables hundreds of thousands of teachers in the world’s second largest internet market run classes online and serve their students. Bangalore-based Teachmint said today it has raised $16.5 million in its Series A financing round. The round was led by Learn Capital, the San Francisco Bay Area-headquartered venture capital firm that focuses on edtech fir...
Tags: Google, Apps, Asia, Education, India, Funding, Tech, Bangalore, San Francisco Bay Area, Gupta, Better Capital, Learn Capital, Lightspeed India Partners, Vinit Sukhija Partner, Teachmint, Brainly Better Capital

Analysis: Britain sends mixed messages post-Brexit with greater scrutiny of foreign deals

Jon Moulton, the founder of private equity house Better Capital, was "absolutely staggered" when he learned that his firm's 44 million-pound sale of British company Northern Aerospace was being investigated by the UK government.
Tags: UK, Money, businessNews, Britain, Brexit, Better Capital, Jon Moulton, Northern Aerospace

UK blocks Chinese aerospace sale after security probe: Reuters

UK private equity firm Better Capital PCC Ltd’s (BCAP.L) sale of airplane parts firm Northern Aerospace Ltd to a Chinese buyer has fallen through after regulators did not issue approval following a probe into national security concerns. The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) launched an investigation last month into the 44 million pound sale of the company to a unit of China’s Shaanxi Ligeance Mineral Resources Co. (000697.SZ), issuing a notice halting the disposal. That followed a forma...
Tags: UK, China, Germany, Trends, Canada, Britain, United States, Ministry Of Defence, Cma, Reuters, Competition and Markets Authority CMA, Better Capital, NAL, PE Deals, Better Capital PCC Ltd, Northern Aerospace Ltd

UK home energy startup HomeTree reels in funding

UK-based HomeTree, a home energy startup, has raised 1.9 million pounds in funding. The investors were LocalGlobe, DN Capital, Oxford Capital and FJ Labs. PRESS RELEASE London, 28th June 2017 A startup that intends to revolutionise the way that homeowners buy a new boiler, making it as easy as ordering a takeaway meal, has raised £1.9m in funding from four venture capital investors: LocalGlobe, DN Capital, Oxford Capital and FJ Labs – who between them have backed some of Europe’s leading start-u...
Tags: Europe, UK, London, Ge, US, Trends, Sse, north London, Simon, South East, Jon, Al Gore, Shawbrook Bank, Better Capital, Purplebricks, Andreu

Brexit could have a devastating effect on the UK tech industry

If Britain votes to leave the European Union, many in the nation's technology industry fear it could have a ruinous impact. General opinion polls may be split, but the tech sector overwhelmingly opposes a "Brexit." In one poll, a staggering 87% of respondents opposed Britain leaving the European Union. The industry's fears are numerous., according to a range of CEOs and lawyers surveyed by Business Insider. It will make it harder to recruit and keep the best talent. It could put international co...
Tags: Google, Europe, UK, London, US, Trends, Eu, European Union, Britain, Commission, Michael Gove, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Estonia, Tory, European Court Of Justice

Powerboat builder Fairline saved as mystery Russian investors swoop in

Collapsed boat builder Fairline sold out of administration to Russian buyers in deal which will save almost one in four jobs [Author: Alan Tovey]
Tags: Boats, Russian, Administration, Yachts, Alan Tovey, Fairline, Better Capital, Wessex Bristol, Powerboats

Jaeger sell-off pulled as bids fail to match asking price

Offers for Jaeger were less than owner Better Capital was prepared to acccept, and the fashion firm will stay under Better's control [Author: Ben Marlow] [Link to media]
Tags: Better, Ben Marlow, Better Capital, Jaeger