News (from Edinburgh Research and Innovation)

Edinburgh spin-out wins major European research funding

28 April 2016

Sofant Technologies Ltd has just secured a multi-million pound European research award to commercialise a revolutionary ‘smart’ antenna for use in mobile devices.

Old College Capital joins Mercia to invest in Edinburgh spin-out

18 February 2016

A leading UK technology investor has made its first Scottish investment into world-renowned solid particle technology from University of Edinburgh.

Old College Capital joins investment round into University start-up

20 July 2015

The University of Edinburgh’s in-house venture capital fund, Old College Capital, has joined an investment round for golf technology start-up Shot Scope Technologies.

Old College Capital invests in renewable energy company Sunamp

25 May 2015

This investment by the University of Edinburgh's venture capital fund is further backing in support of an ongoing strategic research partnership in the development of the company's Heat Battery technology.

Old College Capital gets investment for university start-ups

15 May 2015

The University of Edinburgh has approved a £6 million recapitalisation of in-house venture capital fund Old College Capital, providing investment finance for companies associated with the University.

University investment fund gives Li-Fi spin-out a brighter future

19 January 2015

Old College Capital (OCC), the venture investment arm of the University of Edinburgh, has recently participated in the investment round for University spin-out company, pureLiFi Ltd.

University backs new investment fund for life science companies

22 January 2013

The University of Edinburgh is to invest in a new venture capital fund to provide vital financial investment in early stage life science companies.


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