PE Tech Report


CoInvestor adds funds to platform

CoInvestor has added funds to its platform, building on its existing service which allows direct and advised investors to co-invest alongside tax-efficient fund managers on the same terms. CoInvestor says the evolution of the platform to enable investment into funds, in addition to direct co-investment opportunities, is driven by the

Charles Owen, CoInvestor

EISWallet launches ahead of tax returns deadline

The team behind alternative investments platform CoInvestor have launched an online service,, allowing investors and their financial advisers to record and manage all of their Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and unlisted investments digitally. The service, which is free to use and currently in beta phase, aims to take the

Calculus Capital invests GBP3m in Origin Broadband

Private equity fund manager and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and venture capital trust (VCT) specialist Calculus Capital has invested GBP3 million in Origin Broadband, a provider of internet and phone services. Since launch in 2011, Origin has developed its own infrastructure and now has the sixth largest broadband network in the

First British robotics seed fund launches

High Growth Robotics Limited has launched the British Robotics Seed Fund – the first investment fund specialising in UK-based robotics start-ups. The focus of the fund is to deliver returns to investors by making targeted investments in promising UK-based seed-stage robotics under the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS).   Automation

Edition Capital launches media and entertainment fund

Investment and advisory business Edition Capital has launched First Edition EIS, an investment fund that aims to provide growth support for businesses in the media and entertainment sectors. The fund, which is targeting an initial raise of up to GBP20 million, will focus on the live entertainment, television, venues and

Kuber Ventures warns EIS market faces capacity constraints

Alternative fund platform Kuber Ventures has warned financial advisors that the EIS market will face significant capacity constraints in 2017.  The firm writes that this will result in missed investment opportunities if investors do not bring forward their due diligence process. Kuber Ventures has identified that recent changes in legislation,

Calculus Capital invests GBP2.5m in Epistem

Private equity fund manager and enterprise investment scheme (EIS) specialist Calculus Capital has made a GBP2.5 million investment in diagnostics company Epistem via its EIS fund and venture capital trust (VCT) investment vehicles. Calculus is the cornerstone investor in a GBP6.5 million equity fundraising undertaken by Epistem.   Epistem, an


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