Digital Catapult Consortium secures up to £1.1m DCMS funding to help early-stage UK cyber security businesses grow

The four-year programme will help cyber security SMEs hone their business skills through mentoring and workshops that support their growth   LONDON, UK, 17 February 2017 – Digital Catapult announces that it has secured up to £1.1m in funding from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), to deliver Cyber 101, a business advice and mentoring programme to help …

Raising capital to support evolving business model and to build on success

31 January 2017   The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”)     Raising capital to support evolving business model and to build on success     The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”), which connects small innovative companies with blue chip organisations seeking innovation, is raising capital to support the high growth businesses within it’s network. By working …

vtc Group Corporate Update

The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”)   Corporate Update New cluster launched and raising capital to expand The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (“The VTC Group”) connects technology solutions ranging from university projects, to SMEs and AIM listed companies, with multi-national organisations seeking innovation. It is pleased to provide the following update on a successful 2016 and provide an outlook …

BDaily – Technology Transfer Group Launches Capital Raise on Blockchain-backed Investment Platform

London’s Virtual Technology Cluster (VTC) Group has launched a capital raise on early-stage investment platform Funderbeam that it says will help its SME members raise their own investment on the platform. The capital rise, which VTC said is the first step in a long-term partnership with the Estonia-based platform, will help support the high-growth businesses in its network and eventually …

Private Equity Wire – VTC Group Raising Capital to Support High Growth Businesses

The Virtual Technology Cluster Group (VTC Group), which connects small innovative companies with blue chip organisations, is raising capital to support the high growth businesses within its network. By working with SMEs, the VTC Group is a key asset in helping them expand as it gains a deep insight into the models, IP, management and commercial opportunities of these companies. The …

Business Cloud – VTC Partners with estonian blockchain investment platform

The Virtual Technology Cluster Group, which connects small innovative companies with blue chip organisations seeking innovation, aims to take advantage of Funderbeam’s “borderless liquid marketplace” The Virtual Technology Cluster Group has partnered with blockchain-based investment marketplace technology Funderbeam to help high-growth SMEs raise capital. VTC, which is paid by sponsors to run centres which help multinationals attract emerging and disruptive …

Bitcoin Magazine – New Deloitte Virtual Technology Cluster For Healthcare Can Assist Blockchain Startups

The Virtual Technology Cluster (VTC) Group, an organization that wants to help major multinational companies to attract emerging and disruptive technology innovators to their supply chain, announced a partnership with Deloitte — one of the world’s “Big Four” accounting firms — to create a Deloitte Healthcare Virtual Technology Cluster (Deloitte VTC). The creation of the Deloitte VTC seems especially interesting …

Econo Times – Deloitte VTC To Drive Digitisation In Healthcare, Blockchain Could Play Key Role

Speaking with Bitcoin Magazine, Stevens explained the role that blockchain technology can play in Deloitte VTC. She said that secure information exchange is as important in healthcare as in finance, adding that the exact application will depend on what the corporate sponsors are looking to solve / provide for their customers. “Blockchain innovators who have technology or skills and capabilities …

AccountancyAge – Deloitte Go ‘Tech Crazy’ With Latest Investments

AN INVESTMENT into blockchain start-up SETL, as well as a partnership with VTC Group, are the latest tech deals undertaken by Big Four firm Deloitte. The partnership between Deloitte and SETL will focus on developing financial blockchain applications designed to reduce complexity, cost, and increase transparency in the capital markets. Blockchain is a technology that maintains irrefutable records of transactions, …

Haggerston Times – The Virtual Technology Cluster Group Is Set To Partner With Deloitte To Provide Digital Healthcare Start-ups Access To Firms’ Global Supply Chain

Throughout 2016, after the excitement of playing host to one of the world’s most exciting and fastest growing start-up eco-systems, London and the UK faced increasing pressure to grow these early stage, sometimes venture-capital-funded enterprises into something more substantial and permanent; “scaling-up”, however, 2016 has taught us, is never easy to do. The biggest obstacle to growth? Almost certainly the …