ICON advises Hub Network Services on its sale to SysGroup Plc

ICON Corporate Finance, a specialist in Technology M&A, has advised Hub Network Services Ltd ('HNS'), a B2B, managed services provider, on its sale to SysGroup Plc. Based in Bristol, UK, HNS is a managed connectivity and co-location solutions provider with a customer base which includes some of the UK’s most well-known brands.  The deal will see HNS’ network infrastructure, supply agreements and extensive experience in the industry compliment and expand ... read more

ICON Advises Software Solutions Firm Redland on its Sale to Ideagen Plc for £17.5m

ICON Corporate Finance, specialist in Technology M&A, has advised Redland Business Solutions Ltd. (‘Redland’), a Financial Services RegTech, on its sale to Ideagen Plc for £17.5 million. Based near Birmingham, UK, Redland is a RegTech SaaS company which supplies regulatory and compliance software to the financial services industry. It’s leading software platform, ‘Insight’, provides banks, investment managers, asset managers and insurance companies with solutions that underpin the Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SM&CR) and individual ... read more

ICON advise Mosaic Smart Data on $9m Series B Round with CommerzVentures, Octopus & JP Morgan

ICON have advised Mosaic Smart Data on a USD 9m investment round co-led by CommerzVentures and Octopus Ventures with follow on investment from  JP Morgan.  Mosaic Smart Data, the real-time capital markets data analytics company, has completed an USD 9 million investment round to support its rapid product development and global expansion. The round is co-led by CommerzVentures and Octopus Ventures and includes J.P. Morgan – an existing investor and client. ... read more

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 patient ... read more

ICON secures £6.5m in Series B funding round for Imagen

ICON Corporate Finance has secured a £6.5 million Series B funding round for Imagen, the leading SaaS video management platform business. The company received funding from an investor pool led by Downing Ventures. The round also included capital from Guinness Asset Management Ltd and participation from existing investor, Cambridge Innovation Capital. The investment represents a major milestone for the company, following significant growth in 2018 that saw Imagen post an ... read more

ICON advises Membership Software Supplier Silverbear on its sale to US based, PE backed ClearCourse Partnership

ICON Corporate Finance, a specialist in Technology M&A, has advised Silverbear, a leading membership software and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions provider, on its sale to ClearCourse Partnership, backed by New York based, PE house Aquiline Capital. Originally launched as a CRM integration and development business in 2000, Silverbear later transitioned to a provider of integrated management solutions for the membership and trade association sectors. The Microsoft Dynamics ISV continues to ... 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