Press releases

Ascendant advises on Mi-Pay topping up it’s finances

Mi-Pay Limited (““Mi-Pay” or “the Company”), a leading processor off payments for the fast-emerging mobile money sector has raised a series “C” investment round of £3 million. Octopus Ventures, one of the UK’s leading investment companies in early-stage and expanding […]

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Ascendant advises management on buyout

The management team of Livestation Limited, a London based live TV news aggregation service, has recently completed a spin out from its former parent – Skinkers Limited. New investors were introduced and join the management and Skinkers as shareholders in […]

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Ascendant generates £3.3M for ACAL

ACAL Energy (“ACAL” or the “Company”), a Runcorn-based fuel cell technology developer has today announced the closing of a financing round of £3.3 million. The funds were provided by entities affiliated with the Solvay SA, as well as a leading […]

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Ascendant lands £3M for Trampoline Systems

Trampoline Systems (“Trampoline” or the “Company”), a London-based enterprise software developer has today announced the closing of a financing round of over £3 million. The funds were provided by entities affiliated with the Tudor Group and from some of its […]

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Ascendant advises Screen Pages shareholders on sale to Pindar Graphics

Screen Pages, a leading provider of e-commerce and online marketing services to the mail order, catalogue and retail sectors, was acquired today by Pindar Graphics for an undisclosed sum. Ascendant, the technology and media focussed corporate finance boutique, advised the […]

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Ascendant secures £2m for Skinkers

Skinkers Limited (“Skinkers” or the “Company”), the rapidly growing push communications specialist, has today received £2 million investment from quoted venture capital investor, NewmediaSPARK (“SPARK”). The new capital represents the first institutional funding for the Company. Skinkers will use the […]

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Ascendant helps Staffcare raise £1 million

Ascendant today announces the completion of its 2nd successful transaction in the last 5 months bringing the total funds by Ascendant in this time to over £5m. Staffcare Limited (“Staffcare” or the “Company”), the fast-growing employee benefits software solutions company, […]

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Sun Microsystems appoints Ascendant to advise on acquisition opportunity

Nasdaq quoted, Sun Microsystems, Inc. (“Sun”) the leading provider of network hardware, software and services has appointed Ascendant to assist it in evaluating a substantial UK based acquisition opportunity. Sun is focused on providing products and services for network computing. […]

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Visual Approval looks to Ascendant for strategic advice

Manchester based Visual Approval (“VA”) has engaged Ascendant to provide strategic advice on a variety of issues relating to the rapid growth of its business. Visual Approval is a developer of collaborative design workflow solutions. Its software has been warmly […]

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Nvigorate chooses Ascendant to advise on fund raising strategy

Nvigorate, the fast-growing software solutions provider and consultancy specialising in marketing and customer intelligence solutions, has appointed Ascendant to advise on fund raising strategy as it seeks new capital from VC and other investors during 2004. Bill Marjot, CEO of […]

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