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Uncertainty in the weather; uncertainty in the economy; certainty that angels and private investors supporting venture capitalists are in prime position to take advantage of the climate to build a portfolio which will be set to make great returns. We are seeing a new level of friendship evolving between equity investors as we all come to realise we have more in common than not, especially when times get tough.
If you are into technology the MOD might be interested in check our our Grant Aid article this month and of course if you are investing or planning to invest a review of our investment adverts will be of interest.
Next week Pitching for Management is in Guildford and Plymouth - I recommend you try to make it along if you can - there are some superlative companies pitching.
Have a great weekend and God Bless Her Majesty on her Diamond Jubilee
All the best
Modwenna Rees-Mogg, Founder CEO, AngelNews
AngelNews works alongside Daniel Stewart to publish their morning reports on the state of the stock market and to give you up to the minute research on stocks and shares covered by Daniel Stewart's team of analysts.
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Glass Firm’s Management Team scoopes Exit Award
The management team of a Smethwick company has scooped a top award after being nominated by venture capitalist specialist Midven. Midland Industrial Glass, one of the largest independent specialist glass processors in the UK, has picked up the British Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Exit Management Team of the Year Award for the Midlands region.
Graphite Capital provides £21m expansion funding for Rex Restaurants, owner of The Wolseley and The Delaun
Graphite Capital, the UK mid-market private equity specialist, is investing £21 million in Rex Restaurant Associates Limited (Rex), the company owned by Chris Corbin and Jeremy King, widely regarded as London’s most successful restaurateurs over the past 30 years.
Harbottle & Lewis advises Brandwatch on $6m investment led by Nauta Capital
Harbottle & Lewis has advised social media monitoring company, Brandwatch, on its $6 million investment led by Nauta Capital.
The funding will fast track Brandwatch's plans to bring innovative products to market, expand internationally and bolster its sales and marketing teams.
Kingswinford 4D Technology Company on the World Stage
A Kingswinford company which is one of the world’s leading suppliers of simulation and cutting edge technology for the entertainment industry has created six jobs as business continues to boom. Simworx, based on the Pensnett Trading Estate, is budgeted to turn over £5m in 2012. The company, which has provided media-based installations to theme parks and visitor attractions across the UK, has secured a raft of recent contracts.
New companies signed up this month:
Clyne Energy Ltd
D Log Systems Ltd
Angela Merkel decided to take a holiday in Greece to get away from the trials and tribulations of the Euro Crisis
On approaching customs her passport was examined and the officer said
"Name" : "Angel Merkel"
"Nationality" : "German"
"Occupation" : "No, just visiting"
Alfred Hitchcock said
"Drama is life with the dull bits cut out"
But Lucifer says
"Angel investing is venture capital with the dull bits cut out"