ICON advise RUMM on the sale to energy giant, RWE npower

RWE npower has acquired the specialist energy management company RUMM in a move that could help British business save up to £4 billion on their annual energy bills. The Welsh tech firm, which was spun out of the University of Glamorgan, uses the latest innovations in cloud-based data analytics to help businesses monitor and control their energy in real time. Since its inception RUMM has already saved over £43 million ... read more


ICON has advised on the funding round for the rapidly growing online marketplace JewelStreet.

ICON has advised on the funding round for the rapidly growing online marketplace JewelStreet. JewelStreet was co-founded by ex Saatchi & Saatchi internet marketer, Rob Passmore; industry renowned goldsmith, jewellery designer and retailer, Mike Taylor; and IT whizz Andy Jones, who has designed cutting-edge technology platforms for the likes of Walt Disney, Nomura and UBS. Together they are revolutionising the £4.9 billion UK jewellery industry by curating a collection of ... read more


ICON advise ISV software on its sale to Dillistone Group Plc

Recruitment testing and online training specialist ISV Software has been sold to Dillistone Group Plc the UK listed parent of recruitment software suppliers Dillistone Systems, Voyager Software and FCP Internet. ISV Software is the leading supplier of skills testing software and services to the UK recruitment industry.  Used by 9 of the top 10 UK agencies by number of offices, ISV’s FastPath testing product allows agencies to validate the skills ... read more


ICON secures funding for stock tips aggregator site Stockomendation

ICON has advised on the funding round for the rapidly growing financial analysis and digital media company Stockomendation. Stockomendation is a ‘super’ search engine, aggregator and comparison site for stock tips and recommendations in the UK stock market.  It gathers and tracks stock tips made by the UK’s leading tipsters, newspapers, magazines and websites and in almost real time displays the performance of the tip and the tipster,  whilst also ... read more


ICON advises SaaS software provider, ProjectManager.com on $3.5 Million Funding Round

ICON has advised the management team of rapidly growing SaaS-based Project Management (PM) software company ProjectManager.com on raising $3.5 million in new funding to help fuel the growth of the business in the United States. The round was led by Zeus Management Limited, a New Zealand-based group of investors well-known in the software industry, and the funding will be used to support ProjectManager.com's rapid growth and help build out its ... read more


Skyscape Cloud Services secures £4m from BGF

Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave Assured Cloud Services Company, today announced that it has secured a £4m minority stake investment from BGF (Business Growth Fund) to accelerate its growth in the UK Public Sector market. The BGF investment reflects the confidence that this leading financial institution has in the Skyscape business, which is growing at 20% per month with Annualised ... read more


Calyos secures 4.5m euros funding

ICON advises Calyos, the leading provider of advanced two-phase cooling solutions, on its €4.5m of capital funding to further commercialize its breakthrough platform cooling solutions for Power Electronics applications and High Performance Computing (HPC) Data Centers. The fundraising is led by new investors committed to backing high growth technology ventures and are joined on the round by existing shareholders. The new investment enables Calyos to focus its efforts on setting ... read more


Dialcom’s Spontania sold to ClearOne Inc

ICON advise Madrid-based Dialcom Networks, S.L on the sale of Spontania, their software-based cloud video collaboration solution, to Salt Lake City’s ClearOne Inc. Spontania complements ClearOne's existing premise-based, enterprise video collaboration portfolio and makes ClearOne the only company offering an entirely software-based video conferencing product line from the personal client to the conference room, with a complete set of virtualized infrastructure.  The complete ClearOne video portfolio now can serve a ... read more