NorthEdge Capital has held a first and final close for NorthEdge Capital SME Fund I – dedicated to the North of England and Midlands regions – hitting its £120m hard cap.
Valar, Alven Capital and the European Investment Bank (EIB) back digital bank Qonto
Blackstone sells 20% stake in high-end, Milan-based fashion brand Versace to Michael Kors
Other participants in the funding round include GV, Boldstart Ventures and Heavybit
Insurance data software company will invest in product development as it scales internationally