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The Independent – UK company Scancell granted patent for revolutionary cancer vaccine technology

Calculus Capital’s portfolio company Scancell (Scancell Holdings Plc) receives European patent protection for its DNA ImmunoBody technology.  Both The Independent and The Telegraph have featured articles on the good news from the British immunology company. The prospect of cancer vaccine moved a step closer on Wednesday after a pioneering British firm announced it had secured … Continued

The Telegraph – Calculus & ARM back 5G chip company Blu Wireless

The Telegraph featured the latest investment round in Blu Wireless Technology, which included the microchip giant ARM Holdings and private equity group Calculus Capital.  Blu Wireless is a Bristol-based company whose technology is seen as crucial to the next generation of mobile networks. Blu Wireless’ “millimetre wave” technology increases the amount of data that can … Continued

Calculus joins tech giant ARM Holdings with investment in Bristol’s Blu Wireless

As featured in The Telegraph on 25/6/17. Calculus Capital, a leading EIS and VCT investor, will invest £2.4 million as a cornerstone investor in a £6.6 million institutional and private investment round into Blu Wireless Technology (“BWT”), a firm leading the way in bringing ultra-fast millimetre Wave (mmWave) wireless technology into homes and businesses through … Continued

Avvio launches world’s first AI-powered direct booking platform

Avvio, a world-class booking engine provider for hotels, has announced the launch of a direct booking platform powered by artificial intelligence (AI). The platform, named Allora, is launching in October 2017 and will be the first direct booking platform powered by AI in the world. Allora will give hotels who partner with Avvio an insight … Continued

Mologic receives CE Mark for infection test for dialysis patients

Mologic has earned a CE mark approval for PERiPLEX®, a rapid point-of-care test for the detection of infection in patients on Peritoneal Dialysis (PD). PD is widely considered to be the preferred method of managing chronic kidney disease and end stage renal disease because unlike haemodialysis, which is performed at a dialysis centre, hospital or … Continued

Benito’s Hat to open site at Westgate Oxford

Benito’s Hat announces that it has signed a lease to open a new site at the upcoming £440m Westgate Oxford development, the Mexican chain’s first location outside of London’s M25. The site will join other leisure offerings including Nandos, Polpo and Sticks’n’Sushi. To complement Westgate Oxford’s foodie destinations, new retailers Levi’s, Skechers, Hobbs, Cath Kidston and Molton … Continued

Calculus Capital interview with Proactive Investors

John Glencross, CEO of Calculus Capital, tells Proactive Investors about the Fund’s strategy and focus on investing growth capital into more established companies through the Enterprise Investment Scheme and Venture Capital Trusts. ”We’re very experienced, we’ve been doing this a long time and we’re known in the market primarily for focusing on more developed unquoted companies”, … Continued