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'armata navale (4)--via the Genoese forms nostrommu or nostromu.
With advice from Pinsent, Redditch-based Specialist software development company HISL has won multi-million pound investment backing from Infobank International Holdings, an international market leader in business-to-business e-commerce infrastructure software.
Infobank International Holdings is to take an pounds 8 million equity stake in HISL to help the Redditch firm drive its InTrade product.
HISL, valued at pounds 80 million, said it has an application solution which requires significantly less software development resource than traditional approaches, dramatically cutting the time taken to deliver major applications and upgrades.