UK Growth Companies Set To Smash Fundraising Records
Britain’s scale-up businesses are on course to raise record amounts of funding this year, having almost eclipsed the all-time highs achieved in 2018 during the first nine months of 2019 alone. UK Growth Companies Set To Smash Fundraising Records.
Figures published today by the accountant KPMG and the market research group Pitchfork reveal that UK scale-ups raised more than £7.4bn over the nine months to the end of September. The total is just £200m short of the £7.6bn of funding raised by UK scale-ups during the whole of 2018, itself a record year for venture capital investment.