University of Edinburgh
TranSwap, a Singapore fintech company, has officially launched a new global R&D centre at the University of Edinburgh.
Published 2 March 2021
The University of Edinburgh’s Bayes Centre has selected 32 high-growth companies for this year’s EIE21.
Published 22 February 2021
The University of Edinburgh has invested £5 million in green projects after becoming the first university in the UK to sign up to HSBC’s new green deposits programme.
Published 27 November 2020
A fund launched by the University of Edinburgh to address the urgent challenges created by the coronavirus virus has raised more than £1 million.
Published 26 August 2020
Pheno Therapeutics, a new drug-discovery spin-out from the University of Edinburgh, has been launched with the backing of Series A funding totalling £5 million from Advent Life Sciences, the Scottish Investment Bank and LifeArc.
Published 18 February 2020
Legal & General has partnered with the University of Edinburgh to establish the £20 million Advanced Care Research Centre (ACRC).
Published 28 January 2020
Edinburgh-based biotech start-up MiAlgae has secured an investment of £1 million from Hillhouse Capital, Equity Gap, Scottish Investment Bank and Old College Capital.
Published 8 January 2020
Techstart Ventures has led a £500,000 funding round of investment into Carbogenics, a University of Edinburgh spin-out that turns difficult-to-recycle paper waste into a carbon product that boosts green energy production.
Published 22 November 2019
Invizius, the University of Edinburgh spin-out whose technology could help reduce the high death rates amongst dialysis patients, has raised £2.75 million from a consortium of investors.
Published 8 October 2019
First appointment made to professorial chair supported by Baillie Gifford at University of Edinburgh
Professor Shannon Vallor will join the University of Edinburgh as the first Baillie Gifford chair in the Ethics of Data and Artificial Intelligence at the Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI).
Published 3 October 2019
Sopra Steria, one of the world’s largest tech consultancies has launched its new scheme to bring fintech organisations into the forefront of innovation in financial services.
Published 23 September 2019