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Advisory Firm Avonhurst Announces BCI Finance Transaction

Innovative firm Avonhurst advises BCI Finance on the financing of a financial assets acquisition https://www.avonhurst.com/ LONDON – Avonhurst acted for BCI Finance, a direct lending fund, in relation to the financing (together with NatWest bank) of the acquisition of a consumer loans portfolio from Huddle Finance 2 Limited. The portfolio was purchased by Verdam Limited… Read More »

French startup Iktos and pharma firm Almirall announce research collaboration in AI for new drug design

French artificial intelligence (AI) startup Iktos has announced a collaboration with global skin-health focused pharmaceutical company Almirall. The partnership will see Almirall use Iktos generative modelling technology to optimise advanced compounds, bringing speed and efficiency to the drug discovery process. WHY IT MATTERS The pharma industry is increasingly turning to AI to accelerate the traditionally… Read More »

Derrian Perry on Building a Successful PR Firm and Leading the Path as an Entrepreneur

Derrian Perry (Photo Credits: File Image) Our audience would love to know about your entrepreneurial journey in detail. Tell us why you decided to be a business owner? My business journey has been all but traditional, to say the least. Growing up in a sports & driven family, I was always different. While all the… Read More »

Juul hires ‘political dark arts’ firm led by ex-Clinton campaign director in its fight for survival

James Monsees, co-founder and chief product officer at JUUL Labs Inc., appears before the House Economic and Consumer Policy Subcommittee which is examining JUUL’s role in the youth nicotine epidemic, on July 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson | Getty Images News | Getty Images Over the summer, e-cigarette maker Juul Labs started recruiting… Read More »

J&J is said to mull buying robotic surgery firm Auris Health

Sources say Johnson & Johnson, the world’s largest maker of healthcare products, is pursuing an acquisition of Auris Health. The deal would bring Johnson & Johnson cutting-edge surgical robotics technology, people with knowledge of the matter said. J&J is seeking to purchase Auris at a premium to the valuation from its latest funding round, according… Read More »