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HBAN on Newstalk Business Breakfast

All-Island HBAN Director John Phelan joined Newstalk Business Breakfast Monday June 22nd to discuss how HBAN has adapted to continue pitching throughout COVID-19. He also offered important insights and advice for Irish start-ups and discussed HBAN's plans for the future.

BOATYARD DISTILLERY SECURES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT AND ADDS HAND SANITISER TO PRODUCT RANGE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

The Boatyard Distillery said today that it has successfully closed a £634,000 investment round through the Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN) from private investors and Co-Fund II. It also announced that it has started producing a new range of hand sanitiser in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Overwatch Close Oversubscribed Seed Round in Bid to Accelerate Drug Development

Life science software company Overwatch has closed a significant funding round that will accelerate product development and enable the company to grow its existing customer portfolio across both Europe and the USA.

Irish insolvency tech start-up Cerebreon raises €1.69m

Cerebreon, a Donegal-based insolvency tech start-up, has closed a £1.5 million (€1.69 million) seed round led by Delta Partners.

Payslip €2.7m investment perfectly timed to solve Covid19 remote work management

Automation & Integration technology company raises €2.7m funding

HOW DATA IS DRIVING BETTER INVESTMENT DECISIONS

Claudine Owens is HBAN Coordinator in NI and Portfolio Manager at Clarendon Fund Managers

All-Island Business Angel Conference 2020

HBAN will host its annual All-Island Conference at Powerscourt Hotel, Wicklow, on Thursday, 6th February 2020. The all-day event aims to encourage more people to get involved in business angel investing, highlighting the opportunities and rewards that it presents.

HBAN backed Phorest scoops major European angel investment award

HBAN, the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment and a joint initiative between Enterprise Ireland, InterTradeIreland and Invest Northern Ireland, today announces that its winning streak at the European Business Angels Network (EBAN) annual congress has continued. Phorest, the HBAN-backed salon software company, was named most successful business financed by early stage investors at this year’s event in Helsinki.

Signum Surgical Receives €3.6 Million in Grant Funding to Support Launch of Therapy for Patients with a Common Colorectal Disease

Signum Surgical, a company dedicated to developing minimally invasive technologies to treat colorectal diseases, today announced the company has secured €3.6 million ($4 million) through two grant funding awards. The grants include €2.3 million from the European Union Horizon 2020 SME Instrument, and €1.3 million from Ireland’s Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund (DTIF). Funds from these grants will support regulatory and clinical programs leading to the commercialization of the company’s BioHealxTM device, which is designed to treat anal fistula, a painful colorectal condition that affects one in 5,000 people worldwide.
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