Technology, Media and Telecommunications

Comcast Cable Communications sets up an Interactive Program Guide (IPG) affiliation agreement with Gemstar-TV Guide International. Comcast advised by Davis Polk & Wardwell. Gemstar-TV Guide advised in-house.

Transense Technologies raises £10.5m by selling 706,000 new ordinary shares on AIM. Transense advised by Addleshaw Booth & Co (Stephen Houston). Nominated broker and adviser HSBC advised by Norton Rose.

Swiss venture capitalist EFT invests £10m in BuildOnline. Balfour Beatty takes minority holding. EFT advised by Nabarro Nathanson. BuildOnline advised by Brobeck Hale and Dorr (Chris Grew). Balfour Beatty advised in-house.