Techspace, a London, UK-based flexible workspace provider for scaling technology businesses, raised £5m in funding.
Banjo Robinson, a London, UK-based new-to-market subscription which turns reading, writing and learning about the world into a magical game for 5-8 year olds, raised £1m in pre-seed funding.
Immersive Labs, a Bristol, UK-based interactive, on-demand and gamified cyber skills platform, closed $40m in funding.
Cognate BioServices, a Memphis, Tenn.-based contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) specialized in cell and cell-mediated gene therapy products, acquired Cobra Biologics (Cobra), a CDMO specialized in providing manufacturing services for plasmid DNA and viral vector.
Ebury, a London, UK-based trade and foreign exchange facilitator for small and medium-sized companies, received a £350m (approximately €400m) investment from Banco Santander.
Trade Ledger, a Sidney, Australia- and London, UK-based lending automation platform, raised £1.5M in funding.
Cervest, a London, UK-based real-time, climate forecasting platform, closes £3.7m in pre-Series A funding.
Pollinate, a London, UK-based provider of a new merchant services platform, has launched with £60m in funding to date.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN)’s Accenture Interactive acquired Bow & Arrow, a U.K.- based digital ventures consultancy.
FVRVS Limited (FundamentalVR), a London, UK-based virtual reality training and data analysis technology platform, closed a £4.3m Series A funding round.
Oval Money, an Italian and English fintech startup advancing digital payment and saving tools, received a £4m direct non-controlling investment from Eurizon, the asset management firm of Intesa Sanpaolo Group.
Amplience, a London, UK-based provider of specialist content management solution vendor for headless commerce, received a further $10m in financing.
Sense Biodetection Limited, a Cambridge, UK-based molecular diagnostics company, raised £12.3m in funding.
Airship Services Ltd, a Sheffield, UK-based provider of customer relationship and marketing platforms for restaurants and bar chains, secured £500k in funding.
Greensill, a London, United Kingdom — based non-bank provider of working capital finance for companies globally, received a $655m follow-on investment from the SoftBank Vision Fund.