IntaMission successfully completed the draw-down of the second tranche of $3.1m of its 1st institutional funding round totalling $6.2m. The investment was led by 3i's London Technology Team with additional funding provided by EonTech Ventures. IntaMission is a next generation middleware company whose Autevo product massively reduces the complexity of systems enabling them to be self-healing and flexible and resulting in dramatic reduction of the TCO. The funding will be ... read more

Imparo Group

ICON advised the management of Imparo on their first funding round. The company lead the way in high quality, interactive and multi-active educational products. Imparo produces two core products: Freedom2 - a range of intelligent internet management servers for schools and The Big Bus - fun, interactive educational content for 3-11 year olds available on CD or via the web. Major customers include schools and home consumer markets. read more

MDS Technologies MBO Funding

MDS Technologies MBO from CDS Ltd ICON have advised the management on the successful acquisition of MDS Technologies. The buyout team successfully completed the MBO of MDS Technologies which represents the Data Warehousing business of the former CDS Limited. MDS specialises in managed services for internet hosting and connectivity. The company is the market leader in the integration of applications into the mobile carrier networks, hosting what is expected to ... read more

Greenoak Marketing Group

Marketing group Greenoak attract £550k development capital. Greenoak provides marketing as well as business and technical development services to a UK wide network of independently owned IFA firms brought together under one new national brand. Marketing and corporate branding, compliance and IT will form the core service offering. The funds raised will allow Greenoak to invest in infrastructure and to develop a national marketing campaign, targeting existing IFA practices to ... read more

Synamic sold to Sila Communications

ICON represented Synamic, a leading provider of wireless and internet solutions, in its sale to Sila Communications. Synamic is a leading wireless and internet solutions provider based in London. The company develops large scale, web based solutions. Due to their expertise in Java, XML and WAP they are also the wireless solutions partner of choice to major mobile telecommunications companies like Vodafone, technology venture funds and dot coms. Major clients ... read more

Symetris sold to Mettoni Group Plc

ICON represented Symetris Limited in its £4.4m sale to Mettoni Group Plc, the network solutions group that was listed on AIM in June last year. Symetris has developed from its original business of supplying Oracle client-server solutions into the provision of communications and e-business solutions, primarily to major blue chip companies. Symetris, which is based in Farnborough, will be combined with the Mettoni Group's existing systems integration operations and the ... read more


Software company Tamesis attracts first round funding of £2.35 million. Tamesis design, develop and sell financial software to global investment banks. The software functions in real time and solves the problems that legacy systems were never designed to cope with: e-commerce, globalisation and continuous 24-hour trading. The investment banking market is predicted to grow to $11billion by 2003 and Tamesis is well positioned as a result of its strong initial ... read more

Dan Network Solutions MBO Funding

Software and Communications Company Dan Network Solutions receives £1.4m to fund an MBO from parent company Dan Technology Holdings Plc. Dan Network Solutions Ltd (DNS) is one of the UK's leading network services companies and focuses specifically on the SME market. Key activities include networking solutions, comprising voice and data cabling, installation, support and maintenance, the company also develops comprehensive management software for the SME and education sectors. Dan has ... read more