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£200,000 For New Manufacturing Business in Llanelli
The Development Bank of Wales has confirmed a £200,000 investment in Dafen based DRL Partitions Limited (DRL), a new manufacturing business specialising in movable wall systems. Established by Managing Director Dennis Lewis, DRL manufactures sliding folding walls, expanding walls, operable walls and glass partitions for the education, health, leisure, community and commercial markets. Opportunities in…
Swansea University to Co-Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit
Swansea University and Swansea University-based company Bionema Ltd are to host the inaugural Biopesticide Summit next year to address the pressing need to develop alternatives to chemical pesticides. The recent banning of chemical pesticides by the European Union (EU) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests that there are significant risks to food security, human health…
Do Investors Feel SAD During Winter?
Investors have long debated the effect that the shorter days and cold weather have on markets. Now, analysis from Brewin Dolphin – one of the UK’s leading wealth managers – has suggested that it tends to be a positive time for share indices.
Development Bank of Wales Announce £3m Investment in Motokiki
Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”) and the Development Bank of Wales have confirmed a £3 million equity investment in Motokiki, Britain’s first truly independent vehicle tyre comparison website.
Healthcare firm receives £500,000 to develop innovative diabetic footcare device
Thermetrix Ltd has secured £500,000 investment for their latest venture to support the development of a diabetic footcare system. The funding includes £200,000 seed investment from the Development Bank of Wales as well as business angels and corpora
Gearing Up For Growth – BIC Innovation provide November’s Expert Advice
BIC Innovation is a well-established private consultancy operating throughout Wales and beyond. Specialising in business innovation to support growth, we have strengths in research and development, manufacturing processes, export, finance and busine
EKF raises £22.25m with spin-out placing
Penarth-headquartered medical equipment company EKF has raised a total of £22.25m with the listing of a spin-out company after receiving proceeds from a restricted offer to current shareholders.
£180m Funding Confirmed to Deliver Health and Social Care in Wales
Plans to deliver a seamless health and social care system, which supports people to live healthy and independent lives, will receive a £180m funding boost next year, Ministers announced.
Expert Advice: Brewin Dolphin – Five steps to improve your financial fitness
Whether you’re a long-term saver or just starting out, making sure your finances are in good shape should be a priority. But, where do you begin?
Call to industry – Welsh Rare Diseases Implementation Group
The Welsh Implementation Plan for Rare Diseases was updated in July 2017 and re-affirms the Welsh Government’s commitment to empowering those with a rare disease in Wales.