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01st December 2020

Welsh Law Firm Completes Head Office Move

Leading Welsh law firm Geldards LLP has completed the relocation of its head office to Cardiff’s flagship Capital Quarter development. Geldards will occupy more than 24,000 square feet of space at No.4 Capital Quarter on a ten-year lease. The firm marked the completion of the move to its new head office this week by unveiling…

01st December 2020

Capital Law Strengthens its Real Estate Division with Three Appointments

Cardiff and London based law firm, Capital Law, has appointed three new commercial property lawyers to bolster its 20-strong real estate division. Capital Law’s commercial property and construction lawyers work collaboratively to deliver multi-disciplinary projects within the energy, social housing, and special projects sectors, among others. Recent work includes advising zero carbon house builder Sero…

01st December 2020

EKF Sells Shares In Spin-Out Company

Cardiff-headquartered EKF Diagnostics has secured about £7.7m through the sale of shares in a spin-out company. The listed company has sold about 1.68 million ordinary shares in Renalytix AI, a developer of artificial intelligence enabled clinical diagnostic solutions for kidney disease. The sale has resulted in gross proceeds of £7.71m to EKF and generated a…

01st December 2020

Revenue And Patient Growth At Rutherford Despite COVID Impact

Cancer care group Rutherford Health has reported an increase in interim revenues and growth in overall patient numbers despite the impact of Covid 19 on cancer patients and healthcare in general. In the six months to 31 August 2020 revenue at the business rose up 43 per cent to £3.575m compared to the first half…

01st December 2020

The Cluster Making Wales (and the World) A Sustainable Place for Future Generations

2020 will surely be seen as a watershed year for humanity. COVID has forced governments and people to re-examine priorities and look to change behaviours on a fundamental level. And not a moment too soon – as many scientific and social indicators point to a conclusion that the way we live is becoming unsustainable. There…

25th November 2020

Trio Of Hires At Capital Law

Leanne O’Brien Capital Law, which has offices in Cardiff and London, has appointed a trio of commercial property lawyers to bolster its 20-strong real estate division. Hannah Vosper has joined as senior associate specialising in commercial property transactions, while Angharad Jones has been appointed solicitor specialising in real estate finance. David Goodway has also joined…

25th November 2020

Firm Repays 7-Figure Finance Package from the Development Bank of Wales

Viscose Closures has repaid a 7-figure finance package originally put in place in 2011 with Finance Wales (later to become to the Development Bank of Wales). This substantial investment provided the financial resources to purchase the company via a Management Buy-Out (MBO) and to successfully grow the business, invest in its manufacturing plant and product…

18th November 2020

Success for Genesis Biosciences at the Inaugural Wales STEM Awards

Pioneering natural microbial and anti-microbial manufacturer, Genesis Biosciences, has won two Wales STEM Awards in the event’s inaugural year. The Cardiff based global biosciences company was among 42 innovative businesses to be named finalists in this year’s highly anticipated awards, which celebrated those making a difference to, and championing, Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)…

18th November 2020

Swansea University Team To Join EU Project That Will Organise And Share Information On COVID-19

A TEAM FROM POPULATION DATA SCIENCE AT SWANSEA UNIVERSITY IS TO JOIN A NETWORK OF 41 PARTNERS FROM ACROSS 30 COUNTRIES AS PART OF THE ‘POPULATION HEALTH RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE’ (PHIRI), A NEW MECHANISM FOR ORGANISING AND SHARING INFORMATION ON COVID-19. The Swansea team, led by Professor Ronan Lyons, has secured over €220,000 of Horizon 2020…

11th November 2020

Remote Recruitment Drive Transforms Medtech Firm’s Fortunes

Medtech firm Bond Digital Health has doubled its team in lockdown by recruiting half a dozen new members of staff remotely. The Cardiff-based company hired six new employees in the space of three months to bolster its development team and help it complete and deliver a major client project on time. The entire recruitment and…