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The Chancellor's Summer Statement:

The Chancellor's Summer Statement: "Good for Young Workers, But What About Startups?"

Posted 5 months ago


After much anticipation, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled what many have called an emergency coronavirus budget, pledging a range of new measures worth up to £30 billion.  With jobs t..

Tagged: smes future fund budget coronavirus news


Future Fund Almost Out Of Money After Just A Month

Future Fund Almost Out Of Money After Just A Month

Posted 5 months ago


Less than a month after opening for applications, the government’s widely anticipated scheme for supporting startups struggling to navigate the economic impact of the pandemic, has nearly run ..

Tagged: coronavirus sme future fund news


Will The Future Fund Really Help UK Start-ups?

Will The Future Fund Really Help UK Start-ups?

Posted 6 months ago


Much excitement has been generated around the Future Fund, with many in the startup community praising its current performance. But to what extent will this new scheme help startups?  Providin..

Tagged: Coronavirus SME Future Fund EIS SEIS Startups Business Entrepreneur


The Future Fund Guide For Investors And Entrepreneurs

The Future Fund Guide For Investors And Entrepreneurs

Posted 6 months ago


In addition to the government’s already extensive package of support for small businesses, the Future Fund opened for applications on Wednesday 20th May 2020. The £500m fund, of which t..

Tagged: Future Fund Government Covid-19 Investors Entrepreneurs Investment


Government Could Expand Future Fund To Include EIS Tax Relief

Government Could Expand Future Fund To Include EIS Tax Relief

Posted 7 months ago


It is being reported that the government’s support package for startups could be amended to incentivise private investors to invest in small businesses alongside the government with the prospe..

Tagged: News EIS SEIS Future Fund Covid-19


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