D5 Capital raises £1.6m Series A for MyShowcase

MyShowcase, the leading distributor of independent beauty products in the UK, has raised £1.6m in a Series A funding round to fuel expansion. MyShowcase was created in 2012 by Nancy Cruickshank (founder of handbag.com) and Kate Shapland (former beauty correspondent at the Daily Telegraph) to answer the needs of the many innovative, high quality beauty [...]

By |February 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

D5 Capital advises System Analytic on sale to WPP

(London, 16th December 2015): D5 Capital, the specialist media & technology corporate finance adviser, has successfully managed the sale of System Analytic to Sudler & Hennessey, the global healthcare communications network of WPP Group PLC. D5 Capital developed the transaction strategy, identified the range of potential buyers and negotiated the sale. The financial terms of [...]

By |December 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

D5 Capital Invests in OnePulse

D5 CAPITAL INVESTS IN $1.1m ONEPULSE SEED ROUND • $1.1m round was led by Angel Lab, D5 Capital & London Co-Investment Fund • OnePulse current clients include Aviva, CGA Strategy, Coca-Cola, Bartle Bogle Hegarty & LBi Digitas • OnePulse market research platform delivers super-fast response times & felxible pricing • Investment will be used to grow UK business, build version [...]

By |October 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Quill Appoints Gwyn Jones as Non-Executive Chairman

Gwyn Jones, former CEO of advertising agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH), will join global content marketing specialists Quill, as Non-Executive Chairman. He brings almost three decades of creative industry experience to the role after spending 27 years at BBH, the globally renowned creative agency. In this part time role, Jones will support the expansion of [...]

By |June 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

M&C Saatchi Mobile Earn-Out Completed

(London, 5th May 2015): The Vendor of Inside Mobile, now re-named M&C Saatchi Mobile, has completed the sale of the business to M&C Saatchi PLC with the sale of the final 10% holding for 1,019,267 shares in M&C Saatchi PLC (current price £3.26) which were subsequently placed in the market with institutional investors. This follows [...]

By |May 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

D5 Capital Raises £1.2m for MyShowcase

London, 23rd February 2015: D5 Capital, the media & technology investment and M&A advisor, has raised £1.2m of equity investment for MyShowcase, the independent, European beauty network. D5 Capital coordinated the round and secured funding from 24 Haymarket group of investment professionals, who led the round, as well as private investors and MyShowcase management.   [...]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spot.IM Launches Embedded Social Network for Publishers

(Tel Aviv, 22nd October 2014): Spot.IM has today launched its embedded social network for publishers across the world. The Platform allows any publisher to unlock the value of their community, creating a vibrant real time conversation network for their users. Spot.IM is designed to open up new possibilities for engagement and monetisation for the millions [...]

By |October 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

D5 Capital advises Galliard on £13m sale

UDG Healthcare buys Galliard Healthcare Communications (‘Galliard’) and Nyxeon (‘Nyxeon’) for up to £13m ·         8th July 2014: UDG Healthcare plc, a leading international provider of healthcare services, announces that it has acquired the specialist healthcare and scientific public relations (PR) businesses, Galliard and Nyxeon (via the acquisition of MFRHRC Holdings Limited). ·         MFRHRC Holdings [...]

By |July 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Novak Djokovic & Billie Jean King invest alongside D5 Capital and Bill Ackman in $3.5m PlaySight Series B funding

NEW YORK (May 19, 2014) –  PlaySight Interactive, the innovative sports technology Company and creators of an affordable, tennis analytic system (the ‘SmartCourt’), today announced the completion of a $3.5 million investment round from high-profile private investors including Novak Djokovic, Billie-Jean King and Wall Street legend Bill Ackman alongside D5 Capital.  The new capital will [...]

By |May 19th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

M&C Saatchi Mobile secondary sale

(London: 2nd May 2014) M&C Saatchi PLC ("M&C Saatchi") has today purchased an additional 20% of M&C Saatchi Mobile Limited, the hugely successful mobile advertising agency, for £5.6m. D5 Capital advised the Vendor on the secondary sale, having managed the original sale of M&C Saatchi Mobile (previously called Inside Mobile Limited) in June 2010. Application [...]

By |May 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments