• Investors ploughed £6.7 billion into UK tech companies in 2016 despite Brexit

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    Investors backed UK tech companies with £6.7 billion in 2016, according to data from London & Partners, the Mayor of London's promotional company.
    The data, sourced from deal database Pitchbook, shows that the UK's technology sector drew more investment than that of any other European country in 2016, according to London & Partners.
    More than a third of the money went to tech companies in London, London & Partners said, with food delivery startup Deliveroo raising £210 million , more than any other firm.
    While the numbers may sound impressive, Yoram Wijngaarde, founder and CEO of...
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