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Webinar: Addressing mental health challenges in today’s working environment

Mental health and wellbeing has never been so important than in today’s working environment. Whether your teams have been working remotely since last March, or have been attending socially distanced and vastly changed workplaces, the challenges are great and varied.

Investors press pause on UK CreaTech sector, but signs suggest this is temporary

The Q3 figures for the overall growth capital market illustrated a 28% quarter-on-quarter increase in the number of deals completing and a 26% increase in the amount of growth capital being raised.

Early signs of recovery as deal volume increases significantly

UK Growth Capital Update – a review of Q3 2020According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 206 British businesses raised £982 million of growth capital in the third quarter of 2020: an average deal size of £4.77 million.

UK Investment in fintech sector increases against backdrop of uncertainty

Q2 2020 saw investment in Fintech sector increase against backdrop of uncertainty. Read more in a report done by Moore Kingston Smith.

UK Growth Capital Update Q2 2020

UK Growth Capital Update – a review of Q2 2020According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 161 British businesses raised £779 million of growth capital in the second quarter of 2020: an average deal size of £4.84 million.

UK Growth Capital Update Q1 2020

According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 180 British businesses raised £927 million of growth capital in the first quarter of 2020: an average deal size of £5.15 million.

Coronavirus UK Media Business Outlook Survey – results

Moore Kingston Smith recently requested senior management and owners of media businesses in the UK to share their thoughts on how Coronavirus will impact the future financial prospects and staffing requirements of the media industry, as well as to what extent they have made use of the UK government support available.

Commentary on changes to IFRS3

The IASB has introduced some changes to IFRS 3 ‘Business Combinations’ which apply for accounting periods beginning on or after 1 January 2020.

Marketing Monitor – Digest of the Moore Kingston Smith 2019 annual survey

This issue of the UK Marketing Monitor provides a digest of the results of the annual survey on the financial performance of marketing services companies.

UK Growth Capital Update – a review of 2019

812 businesses raised £3.42 billion of growth equity capital in 2019 (2018: £3.58 billion across 923 investments). British businesses are therefore securing larger sums of investment than in 2018 as average deal size rose from £3.88 million in 2018 to £4.23 million in 2019.