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BGF invests £2.3m in leading Edinburgh-based Optima Partners
BGF has invested £2.3m in business transformation and advanced data science consultancy Optima Partners. This investment will support the consultancy…
BGF leads investment into Cornerstone VC, a new £20m diversity-focused fund
Cornerstone VC, born out of black-led angel group Cornerstone Partners, has launched a £20m fund to invest in exceptional entrepreneurs…
BGF leads a £3.5m investment in Cheesecake Energy
Cheesecake Energy Ltd (CEL), a Nottingham, UK-based energy storage startup has raised £3.5 million (US$4.2 million) in pre-series A funding….
BBC Maestro secures significant funding for growth
BBC Maestro – the online education platform providing access to expert masterclasses with the likes of David Walliams, Marco Pierre…
Record growth for fintech firm Planixs as it increases international footprint
The business has achieved global recognition after being named RegTech of The Year at the US FinTech Awards 2021, the…
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BGF invests over £60 million in London and the South East in first half of 2022
BGF announces it has backed eight new companies in London and the South East in the first half of 2022….
BGF invests more than £23 million in Yorkshire & the North East in first half of 2022
BGF has invested more than £23 million in Yorkshire and the North East in the last six months, also completing…
Andy Gregory appointed to CEO of BGF, Stephen Welton steps up to Non-Executive Chair – BGF declares maiden dividend to shareholders
As part of BGF’s ongoing organisational evolution and executive structure as it prepares for the next chapter of growth, BGF…
BGF announces stellar exit of Jola
BGF has completed a stellar exit of Jola, the award-winning, channel-only supplier of business communications, specialising in mobile data SIMs….
BGF records successful exit from Campion Homes
BGF has today exited its investment in Fife-headquartered housebuilder Campion Homes. Having initially invested a multimillion sum in 2016, BGF’s…
BGF’s Scotland and Northern Ireland team invest close to £25 million since start of 2022
BGF has reported strong deal flow in Scotland and Northern Ireland in the first half of 2022. Close to £25…
BGF backs Operam for future growth
BGF commits a further £5 million to support Operam Education Group’s buy-and-build growth strategy. Operam Education Group, one of the…
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