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06 Sep 2021 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in bio-bean

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has invested in bio-bea...Read More

27 Jul 2021 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in breakthrough pH sensor company ANB Sensors

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced its tenth...Read More

13 Jul 2021 | Admin

EG Group Invest in Hydrogen Vehicle Systems (HVS)

Scotland-based HV Systems (HVS) has secured a £5 million capital injection from Beehive Equity Limited, a w...Read More

05 Jul 2021 | Admin

Turquoise advises Zhejiang Jiecang Linear Motion Technology on its €79.18m acquisition of Logicdata

Turquoise International (“Turquoise”) is pleased to announce that Zhejiang Jiecang Linear Motion Technology...Read More

28 Jun 2021 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in Ablatus Therapeutics

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has invested in Ablatus...Read More

06 May 2021 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 (LCIF2) invests in Green Energy Options (geo)

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced its eight...Read More

16 Mar 2021 | Admin

Meet the team: John Loughhead

We are very pleased to announce that Professor John Loughhead, until recently Chief Scientific Adviser...Read More

19 Jan 2021 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in SKOOT carbon-negative mobility app

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced its seven...Read More

08 Dec 2020 | Charlie Ramsden

Meet the Turquoise team: Charlie Ramsden

We are delighted to announce a new appointment to the Turquoise team. With experience across ESG, emerging ...Read More

03 Dec 2020 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in 8power

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has invested in 8power ...Read More

25 Nov 2020 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in Kubos Semiconductors

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced its fifth...Read More

18 Nov 2020 | Admin

KisanHub raises £1.12m to transform the agri-food supply chain by streamlining data collection, communication and decision making

Cambridge-based agritech company KisanHub has raised £1.12m for its seed to sale connectivity platform that...Read More

29 Sep 2020 | Admin

Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 invests in Connected Energy

Turquoise, the UK merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced a £350,00...Read More

16 Sep 2020 | Admin

Turquoise advises on sale of Low Carbon Innovation Fund portfolio company GT Energy

Turquoise is pleased to announce completion of the sale of its corporate finance client and investment port...Read More

08 Sep 2020 | Admin

Turquoise announces Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 investment in Spark EV Technology

Turquoise, the London-based merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced...Read More

30 Jun 2020 | Admin

Turquoise announces first investment from new Low Carbon Innovation Fund

Turquoise, the London-based merchant bank specialising in energy, environment and efficiency, has announced...Read More

Turquoise’s latest podcast: Diving deeper into terahertz light
11 May 2020 | Admin

Turquoise’s latest podcast: Diving deeper into terahertz light

In our latest podcast, managing director of Turquoise Ian Thomas interviews co-founder and CEO of TeraView,...Read More

Meet the Turquoise team: Andrew Janis Folkmanis
27 Jan 2020 | Andrew Janis Folkmanis

Meet the Turquoise team: Andrew Janis Folkmanis

Business What has been the most significant technological development of recent years? In use today, the iP...Read More

Case Study: Accelerating in Acquisitions
08 Oct 2019 | Ian Thomas

Case Study: Accelerating in Acquisitions

ZTC is a leading Chinese manufacturer of seats for passenger and commercial vehicles, with customers includ...Read More

Turquoise International appointed to manage new fund
20 Aug 2019 | Ali Naini

Turquoise International appointed to manage new fund

As a specialist merchant bank focusing on energy, environment and efficiency, we are thrilled to be appoint...Read More

Meeting the market’s need for sustainable manufacturing…
20 Aug 2019 | Admin

Meeting the market’s need for sustainable manufacturing…

In our latest white paper, we spoke with the managing director of Alvant, John Bonas, to discuss how his bu...Read More

Delivering a lasting advantage
04 Aug 2019 | Ian Thomas

Delivering a lasting advantage

There is increasing pressure on manufacturers, from both government policy and customer demand, to improve ...Read More

Next generation medical technology M&A
11 Jul 2019 | Admin

Next generation medical technology M&A

Case study: Oval Medical Technologies Oval is a Cambridge-based developer of novel auto-injectors that allo...Read More

LCIF Investee SME and Schottel Hydro merge plans
06 Mar 2019 | David Casale

LCIF Investee SME and Schottel Hydro merge plans

Low Carbon Innovation Fund portfolio company Sustainable Marine Energy merges with Schottel Hydro Sustainab...Read More

EooooooW!
28 Feb 2019 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

EooooooW!

“Escape of Water” (EoW) is widely acknowledged to be a major problem for the insurance industry. Burst pipe...Read More

Reasons why things are heating up for the smart home sector
07 Nov 2018 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Reasons why things are heating up for the smart home sector

We’ve invested in and supported smart home start-up geo since its inception six years ago. Over that period...Read More

Tevva Motors: mass adoption of Zero Emission Trucks takes a step forward
05 Jul 2018 | Francis Wright

Tevva Motors: mass adoption of Zero Emission Trucks takes a step forward

Zero emission cars are now a familiar sight, but there are currently almost no zero emission trucks on the ...Read More

Natural Resources Ltd – Plastic-free potential
19 Jun 2018 | Ian Thomas

Natural Resources Ltd – Plastic-free potential

In this whitepaper, we interview James Gardiner of Natural Resources Ltd (NRL). He discusses how new techno...Read More

Fashionable Investing
19 Apr 2018 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Fashionable Investing

The role that fashion plays amongst investors is often underestimated. One would be forgiven for thinking t...Read More

Meet the Turquoise team: David Casale
13 Mar 2018 | David Casale

Meet the Turquoise team: David Casale

Business What has been the most significant technological development of recent years? The most recent one....Read More

Syrinix – A new way of looking at water
20 Dec 2017 | Kevin Murphy

Syrinix – A new way of looking at water

In this whitepaper, we interview Syrinix’s CEO, James Dunning. He outlines why access to water has turned i...Read More

Dawn of the Abundant Free Energy System
04 Dec 2017 | David Casale

Dawn of the Abundant Free Energy System

There is no logical, technical, economic or political justification for operating the future energy industr...Read More

Recycling in the Anthropocene Age
18 Oct 2017 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Recycling in the Anthropocene Age

I think it’s fairly safe to say that technological advances on their own will not reduce per capita use of ...Read More

Bactest – Why the happiness of bacteria matters
23 Aug 2017 | Ian Thomas

Bactest – Why the happiness of bacteria matters

Have you ever wondered about how happy bacteria are? Probably not, but for some industries it’s a critical ...Read More

Streaming 2.0
08 Aug 2017 | Axel de Megille

Streaming 2.0

Spotify has just announced reaching a target of 60 million paying users and as a result is now getting read...Read More

Meet the Turquoise team: Luke Taylor
19 Jul 2017 | Luke Taylor

Meet the Turquoise team: Luke Taylor

Career Describe your career journey After Cambridge I joined Operis, spending close to three years there bu...Read More

Avoiding value slippage
28 Jun 2017 | Ian Thomas

Avoiding value slippage

Co-authored by Sophie Maugan, Partner at Cleveland Scott York, and Ian Thomas, MD at Turquoise.   What...Read More

Meet the Turquoise team: Ian Thomas
19 Jun 2017 | Ian Thomas

Meet the Turquoise team: Ian Thomas

Turquoise team members share their thoughts on business issues and give some career insights.   Busine...Read More

Gatwick gone bonkers
07 Jun 2017 | David Casale

Gatwick gone bonkers

Gatwick has become the first UK airport to announce that it will be Carbon Neutral: http://www.mediacentre....Read More

Meet the Turquoise team: Desmond Astley-Cooper
28 Mar 2017 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Meet the Turquoise team: Desmond Astley-Cooper

Turquoise team members share their thoughts on business issues and give some career insights.   Busine...Read More

Fighting for all technology to be clean
14 Mar 2017 | David Casale

Fighting for all technology to be clean

On February 5th, I had the pleasure of presenting at TEDxOxford outlining my belief that there is no such t...Read More

‘By means of industry … you will rise higher and higher’
08 Mar 2017 | Ian Thomas

‘By means of industry … you will rise higher and higher’

(Robert Schumann) At the start of February, I received an invitation from a former colleague, now at the Eu...Read More

A Breath of Fresh Air?
18 Jan 2017 | Francis Wright

A Breath of Fresh Air?

A recent study from Aarhus University in Denmark has shown that student performance can be improved by up t...Read More

In Retail Energy – More meddling is needed!
12 Jan 2017 | David Casale

In Retail Energy – More meddling is needed!

The CEO’s of major British energy challengers have called for an end to ministerial meddling in the UK ener...Read More

Trypanophobia Investin’!
10 Jan 2017 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Trypanophobia Investin’!

Fear of needles (trypanophobia) is a surprisingly common thing. Approximately 20% of the general population...Read More

V is for Venture, E is for Enterprise
07 Sep 2016 | Ian Thomas

V is for Venture, E is for Enterprise

The Financial Times recently ran a very interesting article (‘The great pensions tax squeeze’, September 2)...Read More

Three reasons why Hinkley Point should be built
06 Sep 2016 | David Casale

Three reasons why Hinkley Point should be built

I work for Turquoise investing in and raising funds for Energy, Environment and Efficiency companies that i...Read More

Não Joga Lixo!
19 Jul 2016 | Desmond Astley-Cooper

Não Joga Lixo!

The simple act of compelling larger retailers to charge 5p on plastic bags in England at the end of 2015 ha...Read More

The law of unintended consequences
24 May 2016 | Ali Naini

The law of unintended consequences

Churchill is quoted as once saying: “I am preparing my impromptu remarks”. It seems that decisions about lo...Read More

We need a new energy Trilemma … like a hole in the head! (Part 2)
16 May 2016 | David Casale

We need a new energy Trilemma … like a hole in the head! (Part 2)

Having dispatched Trilemma1 to Room 101 let me now try and place a finger in the dyke of Trilemma2 recently...Read More

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