Private Equity News

Foresight makes £249,000 MEIF investment into smart textiles business Footfalls and Heartbeats Limited

NOTTINGHAM, 28 November 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces a £249,000 equity investment into Footfalls and Heartbeats Limited (“Footfalls” or the “Company”) through the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (“MEIF”).   Based in Nottingham, Footfalls has developed a revolutionary and propri...

Foresight makes £2.5m investment into software provider Cimteq, supporting growth in North Wales

MANCHESTER, 06 November 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) has invested £2.5 million to support the growth of North Wales-based software provider Cimteq Limited (“Cimteq” or the “Company”). To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click here .  This is the thirteenth investment by t...

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £1.5m into workforce support robot-maker Inovo Robotics

First modular collaborative robot (“cobot”) intended to focus on batch manufacturing tasks Development of proprietary light-weight modular cobot Developed by former defence robotics engineers The Fund supports disruptive technologies with high performance engineering capability and proven investment...

Foresight invests £2m into Merseyside-based Fieldway Supplies

MANCHESTER, 30 October 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces the £2 million investment into Merseyside-based Fieldway Supplies Limited (“Fieldway” or the “Company”). To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click here .  Fieldway is a leading quality provider of fire alarm an...

Foresight backs BIMBO of Company Cards with £1.9m investment

MANCHESTER/NOTTINGHAM, 26 October 2018:  Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces the £1.9 million investment supporting the buy-in management buyout of specialist printed plastic card manufacturing business, Company Cards Limited (“Company Cards” or the “Company”). To view or print this announce...

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £1.7m into Innovative E-Bike System Company FreeFlow Technologies Limited

LONDON, 23 October 2018: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces the £1.7 million investment from the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund (“the Fund”) into FreeFlow Technologies Limited (“FreeFlow” or the “Company”). To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click here .  FreeFlow is d...

Foresight invests £375,000 into fast growth equestrian products ecommerce business

NOTTINGHAM, 23 October 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) has announced a £375,000 investment into Equus Products and Services Limited (“Equus” or the “Company”) via the Midlands Engine Investment Fund ("MEIF"). To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click here .  Equus is a niche...

Foresight supports growth of outdoor clothing and equipment retailer, Alpkit, with £1 million investment

NOTTINGHAM, 19 October 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announce a £1m investment into Nottingham-based Alpkit Limited (“Alpkit” or the “Company”) on behalf of the Foresight Nottingham Fund, alongside bank funding provided by HSBC. To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click he...

Foresight makes MEIF investment into software-based franking alternative business Postworks Limited

MILTON KEYNES/NOTTINGHAM, 15 October 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces the investment into Postworks Limited (“Postworks” or the “Company”) on behalf of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (“MEIF”). This marks Foresight’s third MEIF investment since its launch in February. To view ...

Foresight invests £2.5m into B2B SaaS provider Accrosoft

LONDON, 09 October: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces the £2.5 million growth capital investment into Accrosoft Limited (“Accrosoft” or the “Company”) on behalf of VCT funds managed by Foresight. To view or print this announcement as a pdf please click here . Based in Loughborough, Accrosoft...