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The History of Degreed: Mission-Driven Momentum

Novelist Robert Louis Stevenson made the case for patiently taking iterative actions that add up to something big: “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.” That timeless take is reflected in Degreed’s history, and perhaps even more so when we’ve got big news — like the…

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Konsentus acquires Open Banking Europe from PRETA

Konsentus has acquired Open Banking Europe SAS from PRETA. Following the deal, Open Banking Europe SAS, a 100% owned subsidiary of Konsentus, will remain a separate operating entity. The software solutions of Open Banking Europe will be directly integrated into the Konsentus business. Open Banking Europe (OBE) set up in June 2017. It has been…

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Why Conviction Invested in myskillcamp

Recently, I sat down with Kristina, (virtually, of course) and spoke about the investment Conviction made to myskillcamp, why the investment took place and what she looks forward to seeing in myskillcamp’s future. As my time at myskillcamp has been post investment it was also a great opportunity to understand the process. After figuring out how to…

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Conviction Completes Pre-Series A Funding Round in Konsentus

Conviction Investment Partners recently announced that it has managed and completed pre-series A financing for Konsentus, a provider of Regulatory Technology (RegTech) solutions for open banking. Conviction led the multi-million-pound investment after recognising Konsentus’ high-growth potential and how it can contribute to creating a safe and secure open banking environment for banks and financial services companies. Conviction…

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FIRST INVESTMENTS MADE FOR CONVICTION INVESTMENT PARTNERS OVERSUBSCRIBED FOUNDERS FUND

Conviction Investment Partners (Conviction) has closed The Founders Fund to new investors. The fund was oversubscribed with £5.7 million. Conviction aimed to raise up to £5 million for its first fund, the Founders Fund, to facilitate a greater number of ‘incubator’ investments in early stage companies, with four investments already made. The objective of the…

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CONVICTION INVESTMENT PARTNERS LAUNCH NEW INVESTMENT FUND

Conviction Investment Partners launch new investment fund Despite the Coronavirus lockdown, Conviction Investment Partners is pressing ahead with plans to launch a new investment fund. The Conviction Investment Partners Founders Fund will focus exclusively on fast growth, disruptive B2B software companies with global potential. It hopes to make between 15 and 20 such investments. Jeremy Middleton…

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Conviction Investment Partners facilitates secondary market opportunities

The syndicate led the £1.75m Series A round of funding in June 2018 with CIP investing £1.5m and existing investors the remaining £0.25m Integrate acquired Akkroo as part of its expansion plans in Europe. The merger is expected to deliver significant synergies to both companies facilitating numerous cross-selling opportunities and respective global roll outs.

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Integrate acquires London-based Akkroo for $34m to modernise B2B event marketing

I’m thrilled to announce our acquisition of the market-leader in mobile event lead capture and management, Akkroo. This is Integrate’s second acquisition in the last three months as we continue to deliver a smarter, more scalable approach to unifying the data, channels, technology and human processes required to generate demand for B2B companies. The pursuit of finding the right…

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