Farmstand raises $3 million to make a healthier diet accessible to everyone

Farmstand, a London-based, plant-powered food company, has raised $3 million in a Series A financing round. The investment was led by London-based Kindred Capital. Farmstand offers healthy food that can be ordered online or purchased at a growing number of physical locations. “Eating a plant-powered diet increases your chances of living a happy, active life,” […]

Insurtech startup FloodFlash raises £1.9 million in seed funding

London-based insurtech startup FloodFlash, which offers a new way for customers to insure previously uninsurable flood risks, has raised £1.9 million in seed funding from LocalGlobe, Pentech Ventures and InsurTech Gateway. FloodFlash has developed a tech-based approach that makes flood insurance available to everyone, including those with the highest flood risk. The startup’s policy pays […]

UK-based AI startup Healx raised $10 million to find rare disease treatments

Healx, a Cambridge-based medtech company that uses AI to discover and develop treatments for rare diseases, has announced a $10 million Series A funding round. The investment was led by Balderton Capital, with participation from existing investors Jonathan Milner and Amadeus Capital. Rare diseases affect 350 million people worldwide - or 1 in 20 people […]

UK-based market research company GlobalWebIndex raises $40 million in Series A funding

London-based market research company GlobalWebIndex has announced a $40 million funding round from New York-based Stripes Group. GlobalWebIndex is a market research company that provides consumer insights data in 44 countries to the world’s largest brands, marketing agencies and media organizations, drawing on a base of 22 million consumers. “The demand we’re seeing on a […]

UK-based rental deposit startup Reposit has raised £500,000

London-based proptech and insurtech startup Reposit has announced a new £500,000 funding round. Reposit offers an alternative way for tenants and landlords to handle deposits, easing cash flow problems for renters by enabling them to secure a property with just one weeks rent. The investment is backed by Andrew Weisz of Weisz Investments and Michael […]