Financing

Financing is one of the most important considerations in the journey of a business. Be it an early, mid or late-stage company, having access to the right amount of capital at the right time is imperative for business success. Without the right type and tools for financing, entrepreneurs can often feel lost along the way. Our financing guide helps entrepreneurs gain insight it to choosing the right funding route. Having access to the right financing channels for business projects, investments, and other capital requirements can be the bridge between ordinary and extraordinary growth.

Trade Finance

In the seventh and final part of our series on “How Fintech is disrupting SME and Startup Financing”, we present to you the impact...

Merchant finance – Fintech pushing the frontier of SME Financing

In the fourth part of our series on “How Fintech is disrupting SME and Start up Financing”, we present to you the innovative role...

Online receivable financing – addressing SME woes from late payments

In the fifth part of our series on “How Fintech is disrupting SME and Startup Financing”, we present to you the automation in invoice...

How is technology changing the world of Finance

Bill Gates once stated, “The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify...

How to get the right valuation of your company

Business valuation is tricky for Start ups, given the unpredictability of revenue generation and an ambiguous future. Seasoned publicly listed businesses have specific facts...

A Brief Glossary of Key Terms in Fundraising

Angel Investor – A (usually) wealthy private investor in startup companies. Cap / Target Valuation – The maximum effective valuation for an investor in a convertible note. ...

Raising funds: Dos and Don’ts

Fundraising Rules to Follow Get fundraising over as soon as possible, and get back to building your product and company, but also… Don’t stop raising...

A Guide to Seed Fundraising: Documents You Need

Do not spend too much time developing diligence documents for a seed round. If an investor is asking for too much due diligence...

A GUIDE TO SEED FUNDRAISING: Negotiation and Closing the Deal

This article is an excerpt from the essay on A Guide to Seed Fund Raising by Geoff Ralston. A seed investment can usually be closed rapidly....

A Guide to Seed Fundraising: Meeting Investors

This article is an excerpt from the essay on A Guide to Seed Fund Raising by Geoff Ralston If you are meeting investors at an investor...