ICON secures funding for leading AI Healthcare Data and Analytics firm, Draper & Dash, from Guinness EIS Fund

  ICON Corporate Finance has secured £3m venture funding for Draper & Dash, a healthcare focused data analytics platform that is changing how hospitals and care providers access, understand and work with patient data, from Guinness EIS Fund. Draper & Dash’s SaaS-based analytics platform uses advanced data science and machine learning techniques to predict patient flow and demand for hospitals and care providers. The platform supports healthcare systems to improve ... read more


ICON advises on MBO of Cybersecurity software specialist SentryBay

ICON has advised the management team of leading Cybersecurity software company SentryBay on the buy out of two early investors and providing investment for the growth of the company’s international sales and marketing operations. SentryBay’s world leading Enterprise and Consumer product suites protect sensitive data on endpoint devices by providing secure browsing, application containerization and kernel-level malware protection to some of the world’s largest retail and investment banks and insurance ... read more


ICON advises IMX Software on its sale to Infinea Group

ICON Corporate Finance, a specialist in Technology M&A, has advised IMX Software on its sale to Infinea, a high growth FinTech that is expanding globally from its base in South Africa. IMX currency trading software solutions are deployed globally in major banking and money service organisations including: Thomas Cook, American Express, ANZ Bank, Bidvest, Credit Suisse, Commerzbank, RBS Group, Moneycorp, Change Group, Rand Merchant Bank, FOREX Bank, Travel Money Group ... read more


ICON advises MyLife Digital on £5.7m funding round

MyLife Digital secures further funding to support the international roll out of its personal data management platform Privacy technology and data analytics company MyLife Digital announces major new funding to support its international personal data management platform roll out. BGF adds £3 million of funding to its initial £2 million investment made in 2016. Barclays supports MyLife Digital’s growth ambitions with a £2.7 million venture debt facility. MyLife Digital founding ... read more


ICON advises Optimum Contact on its sale to IQVIA (formerly Quintiles & IMS Health)

ICON Corporate Finance, specialists in M&A for technology companies, has successfully advised on the sale of Optimum Contact, a leading provider of SaaS-based Patient Feedback and Audit Compliance Software, to US global HealthTech provider IQVIA, which was formed following the merger of Quintiles and IMS Health. Optimum Contact is a leading provider of quality, safety and performance improvement systems to the NHS, including patient feedback, audit compliance, outcomes and more, ... read more


ICON advise Mosaic Smart Data on Strategic Investment by JP Morgan

ICON have advised Mosaic Smart Data on a strategic investment by JP Morgan. Mosaic Smart Data help banks make their fixed-income sales and trading businesses more profitable.  The platform helps visualize data and can be used by traders to figure out which clients are more likely to be interested in a given deal. It can also be used by bank bosses to track trading desk and trader performance. Mosaic will ... read more


ICON Advise on Sale of Cypad to UK’s Leading Cloud Schools Payment Provider

ParentPay Limited, the UK’s leading provider of online payment and income management for schools, has acquired Cypad, a leader in tablet and cloud solutions for school catering, local authorities and catering service organisations. The deal extends ParentPay’s existing dinner money management and parent meal booking application with a suite of apps that support the entire process of providing a school meals service: selecting meals; managing production; recording meals taken; service monitoring, ... read more


ICON client Honeycomb merges with Group IMD to shape the future of video advertising

Global video advertising distribution business Group IMD has announced it is to merge Honeycomb an advanced SaaS video fulfilment platform with programmatic advertising capability. The combined business will provide customers across more than 100 countries with revolutionary technology that will accelerate access to addressable and programmatic video advertising across TV, online and Video on Demand (VoD). Together, Group IMD and Honeycomb will enable the TV industry to offers advertisers advanced ... read more