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HARGREAVE HALE AIM VCT PLC Appointment of non-executive director Hargreave Hale AIM VCT plc ("the Company") is pleased to announce that Justin Ward has been appointed as a non-executive director with effect from 1 November 2020. Pursuant to Listing Rule 9.6.13., the Company discloses that Justin Ward is a non-executive director of The Income & Growth VCT PLC which is listed on the Official List and the main market of the London Stock Exchange. 30 October 2020 For further information please contact:Canaccord Genuity Wealth LimitedCompany SecretaryHargreave Hale AIM VCT plc01481 733908
U.K.-based Fertifa has bagged a £1 million (~$1.3 million) seed to plug into a fertility-focused workplace benefits platform. Passion Capital is investing in the round, along with some unnamed strategic angel investors. The August 2019-founded startup sells bespoke reproductive health and fertility packages to U.K. employers to offer as workplace benefits to their staff -- drawing on the use of technologies like telehealth to expand access to fertility support and cater to rising demand for reproductive health services.