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Invest €1.7M in Dublin based Sytorus

6th September 2018:The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Early & Growth Stage Funds have invested €1.7M in Sytorus Ltd, this is in addition to simultaneous investment from Enterprise Ireland and private investors. Established by Dr. John Ghent (CEO), Mike Morrissey (COO) and Hugh Jones (CPO) in 2013, Sytorus’ flagship software ‘PrivacyEngine’ is a dynamic GDPR and Data Protection […]

Investment in Datactics

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 21st June 2018:Kernel Capital are pleased to confirm that it has led an investment into Datactics Limited, a Belfast-based provider of RegTech solutions for the banking and financial services sector. Full details of the investment round, which includes investment from the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI), have not been disclosed.  Datactics […]

Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund Leads £1.1m investment in DisplayNote

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 18th May 2018:The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI) has led a £1.1m investment in Belfast based DisplayNote Technologies Limited, taking its total investment in the firm to £2m. Founded in 2012 DisplayNote has secured multi-million pound contracts with global blue-chip customers including NEC, Dell and Vodafone. The Company will use […]

The President of Ireland advocates female entrepreneurship

On 4th May 2018, President Michael D. Higgins and Sabrina Higgins hosted a reception to celebrate Female Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Creativity and the Sustainable Economy at Áras an Uachtaráin. The President and his wife acknowledged female entrepreneurs along with individuals and organisations who are working to foster and support female entrepreneurship across Ireland.  In his speech, President […]

Immersive VR Education Series A IPO

3rd April 2018:Kernel Capital confirm that Immersive VR Education Ltd (IVRE) has completed a €6.7m series A IPO, through listing on ISE Enterprise Securities Market (ESM) and the LSE Alternative Investment Market (AIM). The listing represents the first IPO for an Irish technology company on the ESM since its inception in 2005. Established in 2014 […]

CAUSEWAY SENSORS secure £1.5M funding

Location: Lynn Library, Queens University Belfast.Belfast, Northern Ireland, 20th March 2018: The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI) has led a £1.2M investment in Queens University Belfast (QUB) spin-out Causeway Sensors, in syndication with QUBIS and private investors. Causeway Sensors has availed of Invest Northern Ireland support for Research & Development. Further funding was […]

Investment in Pilot Photonics

Cork Ireland, 8th February 2018:Kernel Capital through The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds has invested in Dublin City University (DCU) spin-out Pilot Photonics, a developer of comb source laser technology. The investment is of almost €1M by The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds in syndication with Dublin BIC. The company has recently been awarded a significant contract […]

Cirdan secures £1M Australian Contract

28 November 2017:In 2016 Kernel Capital, through the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI), led a £3.5m investment round into Cirdan.  The Company has signed a £1M contract with Northern Health for the provision and installation of an information system that records, manages and tracks patient data for clinical laboratories. The contract was secured […]

LEAD £1.5M INVESTMENT IN AUTOMATED INTELLIGENCE

12 SEPTEMBER 2017:Kernel Capital confirm that Automated Intelligence Ltd (“AI”), a Belfast-based provider of enterprise software solutions, has raised £1.5m. The investment comprises of £1m investment from The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI), with the remainder provided by an existing private Investor. With over 100 national and global Blue Chip, Central and Local […]

BELFAST-BASED HEARTBEAT AUTHENTICATION BUSINESS B-SECUR RAISES Stg £3.5M

25th July 2017:Kernel Capital are please to confirm that B-Secur Ltd, a Belfast-based ECG biometric authentication company has raised £3.5m. The investment comprises of £1.5m from Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV), £750k from The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI), with the remainder provided by Private Investors.  B-Secur has developed a patented biometric technology that […]