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


AOMI secures £5m investment from Calculus

ICON secures a £5m investment for back office optimisation specialist AOMi. AOMi offers solutions backed by its leading cloud based Workware software suite, providing an enterprise ready solution for its 40,000 customers globally. Key clients: Barclays, Capita, Xchanging, Genpact, IFDS, ANZ, Westpac, National Australian Bank, New Zealand Inland Revenue, ABSA, Nedbank, Kotak, Mahindra Bank, TD Bank, Fifth Third Bank, TD Canada Trust and Banque National Du Canada. The investment from ... read more


ICON advises Coactiva on its sale to Callcredit Inc

Callcredit Information Group has today announced the acquisition of software solutions and consultancy provider, Coactiva. The acquisition further extends the range of innovative products and services offered by Callcredit to the public sector. It is a clear statement of Callcredit’s intent to further support public sector organisations with innovative solutions. Established in 2001, with offices in London and Wales, Coactiva is a pioneer in bringing sophisticated, innovative ‘Big Data’ Analytics ... read more


Abacus e-Media secures funding from BGF

Abacus e-Media is one of the UK’s leading providers of content management systems (CMS) and audience development platforms for the media, publishing and public sectors. The global web content management market is approximately $1bn in size and is projected to grow at c.14% from 2009 to 2014, twice as fast as the overall enterprise software market according to research specialists Gartner. Customers include some of the most influential companies in ... read more