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Foot Anstey venture capital advises LoyaltyLion on EC1 funding round

LoyaltyLionFoot Anstey Venture Capital advised LoyaltyLion Ltd on its first round of seed investment by EC1 Capital and a number of high profile investors linked to e-commerce and retail. See the deal covered by Techcrunch here

LoyaltyLion is an innovative e-commerce start-up based in the Rainmaking Loft near Tower Bridge, London. Charlie Casey and Dave Clark, the two co-founders, have developed and are successfully marketing the LoyaltyLion social loyalty platform for use (on a white label basis) by online retailers looking to boost customer engagement, retention and advocacy. 

April 2014

 

DVFoot Anstey Venture Capital subsequently advised LoyaltyLion on a further round of funding from Downing Ventures and James Hart of ASOS fame.

November 2014

 

Foot Anstey's Venture Capital Team advised LoyaltyLion on a further round of investment by existing and new investors, including Downing
Ventures and EC1 Capital.

LoyaltyLion were advised by Henry Humphreys, senior associate and Adam McKenna, associate

March 2015


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Foot Anstey venture capital advises Downing ventures on Duel investment

duel-logo-and-icon-transparent-backgroundFoot Anstey Venture Capital advised Downing LLP's new early stage technology division, Downing Ventures, on its investment into Duel, an App by Bristol based DareDevil Project. Duel is an App focussed on competitive photo sharing and soft launches in February 2015. DareDevil Project was founded by adventurer and world record holder, Paul Archer.

Matt Penneycard, head of Downing Ventures, said: "I am thrilled to be working together with Paul and the Dual team and once again Foot Anstey's commercial and pragmatic advice allowed us to close the deal swiftly and efficiently." 

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Downing Ventures are advised by Henry Humphreys, associate and Adam McKenna, solicitor. 

DVDecember 2014 


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Foot Anstey venture capital advises Happiour on seed funding round 

HappiourFoot Anstey Venture Capital advised Happiour Limited on its first round of seed investment from a number of high-profile and high net worth investors.

Happiour curates a digital platform connecting restaurants, bars, cinemas and coffee houses to their customers through time and location based offers, working as an App it 'digitises happy hours'. Vendors upload offers and events via a self-service platform and users discover and share deals and invite friends to join them, all in real time.

The Happiour founders are serial entrepreneurs Hal, Samuel and Sharmita Stokes and Geoff Liddiard.

Happiour are advised by Henry Humphreys, associate and Adam McKenna, solicitor.

July 2014

 

Foot Anstey Venture Capital subsequently advised Happiour on a follow on funding round from its existing investor base and on new funds raised from Downing LLP.

Hal Stokes, Managing Director, commented: "We are delighted to have closed this funding round involving Happiour's existing investor base and institutional investor, Downing LLP.  Happiour is now set to continue to build and perfect its offers based platform in central London before scaling up to launch in other UK cities and in the US.  As always, we were very happy with Foot Anstey's slick and efficient service."

February 2015

 

 


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Foot Anstey venture capital advises downing ventures on Glisser investment

GlisserFoot Anstey Venture Capital advised Downing LLP's new early stage technology division, Downing Ventures, on an investment into Glisser Ltd.

Glisser is disrupting presentation technology through the use of social and real time interaction. Glisser takes a regular PowerPoint presentation and allows the presenter to 'layer on' social features, such as audience polls and discussions. Presenters can interact with their audiences, and vice versa, using the App with no additional hardware is required.

Matt Penneycard, head of Downing Ventures, said: "This transaction was amongst the first made by the fund and is an incredibly exciting venture. We have worked closely with Henry Humphreys DVand the Foot Anstey team to create a bespoke investment structure that allows for these deals to be quickly and efficiently executed."

Downing Ventures are advised by Henry Humphreys, associate and Adam McKenna, solicitor.

December 2014

 

 


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FOOT ANSTEY VENTURE CAPITAL ADVISES DOWNING VENTURES ON STARSTOCK INVESTMENT

Downing VenturesFoot Anstey Venture Capital has advised has Downing LLP's early stage technology division, Downing Ventures, on its early stage investment into StarStock Ltd.

StarStock is a disruptive trading marketplace for drinks businesses to buy & sell safely and securely online. Downing Ventures invests capital of between £100,000 and £1 million into early and growth stage technology businesses, and then look to support those companies through phases of subsequent growth.

The Foot Anstey Venture Capital team advises fast growth new ventures and the funds and HNW's that invest in them. To find out more about the venture capital team click here.

Downing LLP were advised by Henry Humphreys, senior associate and Adam McKenna, associate. 

October 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

has advised Downing LLP's early stage technology division, Downing Ventures, on its early stage investment into StarStock Ltd. 



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