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Venturing forth: The Hearts Milk Bank

The UK breast milk bank seeks to speed up the process of donating milk, while carrying out vital research into its life-saving properties. Many hospitals across the UK are struggling with a "postcode lottery" when it comes to accessing donor…

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FT Adviser: Boost for alternative lending market

A recent report by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance is featured in the article. The report found that “business funding transacted for startups and small and medium-sized firms in 2016 grew by 50 per cent to £3.3 billion, from…

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Money Week: A helping hand for small businesses

SMEs in the UK are struggling to secure funding in order to grow, says the government’s Industrial Strategy report. Alternative finance could be one of the solutions. According to a report by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at Cambridge…

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From consumer products to car sharing

Andrew Yi Tan followed a conventional corporate career for two decades, but changed course following his Executive MBA at Cambridge Judge to head up fast-growing car-sharing startup Gofun, which now has 16,000 cars in 21 cities. After starting his career…

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Venturing Forth: Form the Future

Helping young people to prepare for future careers in business. Although Cambridge is often described as a vibrant place for entrepreneurs to start a business, many companies in the area are struggling to find qualified employees because young people don't…

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Venturing forth: MBAs launch new Cambridge beers

Many Cambridge students share beers at a pub, but three Cambridge MBA students went on to start their own beer brands – beginning with Varsity Draft and Lagerithm. After downing craft beers at The Mill pub overlooking the River Cam…

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Jocks & Peers beers

Venturing forth: livil

Startup founded by Cambridge MBA alumnus helps to make office work online easier. In the pre-Internet age, "multi-tasking" was often pretty modest – perhaps just typing a document while being put on hold during a telephone call. These days, there…

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‘Last mile’ fingerprints

Simprints, awarded $2.45 million in new grant money, targets the developing world with fingerprinting technology to help deliver healthcare to 1.1 billion people with no formal identification. The popular conception of fingerprinting often stems from television detective drama, when a…

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The Watsi team in Uganda using the Simprints technology

Driving growth in the UK space sector

The Satellite Applications Catapult names first two sponsorship recipients for the SME Growth Challenge at Cambridge Judge Entrepreneurship Centre. The Satellite Applications Catapult, an innovation and technology company focusing on the exploitation of satellite data and technology, awarded its first…

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Driving growth in the UK space sector

Venturing forth: The Helpful Clinic

Bringing the best from movies and technology to improve wellbeing An alumna of Cambridge Social Ventures programme, run by the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation at Cambridge Judge Business School, founded The Helpful Clinic aiming to help people get back…

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