Niche spells success for local agency

One of the largest social media agencies on the south coast is celebrating its third birthday and believes its success is due to specialising solely in one area of expertise. South Coast Social was set up as a social media agency exclusively for businesses that are focused on growth and expansion. Founder Clare Groombridge explains […]

Small businesses receive a record £6.7bn in equity funding

Last year, the UK’s small businesses received a record £6.7bn in equity funding, with regional VC funding on the increase. But SMEs are increasingly wary of investing in themselves, according to latest CYBG research Small businesses received a record £6.7bn in equity funding in 2018, a 5pc increase year on year. The average deal size […]

J.P. Morgan’s Force For Good

Are you looking for skilled volunteers in tech? Technology in the hands of passionate people and in the service of humanity means more than just increased efficiency. It means more lives touched and more people reconnected with hope. Technology is a powerful tool and used well, it can help nonprofits work smarter, reach higher and […]

Game on: the grassroots initiative helping indie game developers flourish

Investing in an untapped pool of talent helps the country’s gaming industry stay competitive internationally From seminal 80s gaming hits written by students in their dorms and bedrooms, to blockbusters that have redefined a whole generation of modern video games, the UK has had an undeniable impact on the international gaming scene. Now the third […]

UK tech on the global stage – Tech Nation Report 2019

The Tech Nation Report has been the UK’s state of the nation on tech since 2015. Each year the report provides a comprehensive look into the evolution of the UK’s tech ecosystem, exploring the drivers that underpin and power economic growth within the sector. The UK has long been understood to be a critical hub in […]