KYC : Know your crowd

What gathers investor participation in equity crowdfunding The formulaic advice endorsed by veterans and experts alike for success in garnering attention is "Know your hearing"....

Common Fundraising Mistakes that Start-Ups make!

Fundraising for a start-up is an unavoidable. Every savvy entrepreneur will tell you that fundraising, when not done right, is a disaster. You have...

How to close a deal right

Tracing your steps in the fund-raising process so far - a few venture capital investors reviewed your Start up's business plans, subsequent an initial analysis...

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...

The Lifecycle of Startups: Understanding your stage.

Starting up a business means you’re in the ‘business lifecycle.’ You will move from an idea to building startups along with its different stages....

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...

Startup advices from Successful Entrepreneurs

The best people to guide us will always be those who have walked the path. Here are some insightful quotes from successful entrepreneurs who...

Ways to get financing for SMEs

The one thing many SMEs fear the most is going out to seek financing to keep their business running. Mostly because funding seems complicated and hard...

When do Investors Invest: The Four Stages of Fundraising

Raising investments is as much dependent on the stage your business is in as it is on other pertinent factors. The development stage is...

The RISE of capital-raising in France

There were 590 venture capital raising rounds in France last year (2016). According to Dealroom, this is more than any country in Europe, although,...