6 Factors limiting SMEs from achieving their financing ambition.

In the world of business funding, startups appear to be well catered for through angel networks, crowdfunding campaigns, pitching competitions and more. Private and Corporate investors are keen to tap into new skill and innovation that would expand their own profitability and productivity. Great news for startups - but things start to change when these businesses "reach development capital stage – with a viable, revenue- generating concept and a clear line of sight to profitability.  Business owners struggle to raise capital to fund business growth," says Alison Coleman, a business writer with a keen interest in the growth of startups, [...]

2018-06-18T12:29:03+00:00 June 18th, 2018|News, SME Growth|0 Comments

cfpc Accelerator: How it works

As a high-growth business, you're looking for your next step up. You may require a funding boost to launch your next series of products, or simply be ready to scale up - and need to secure new resource, and quickly.  We get that.  Which is why we recently launched the cfpc Accelerator: a new joint venture providing opportunity for high-growth businesses to raise critical development capital quicker and with more certainty. Together with Partner Capital, we combine expertise and networks in the investment community and industry, giving cfpc Acclerator clients the benefit of a comprehensive, all-encompassing support system that underpins [...]

2017-10-03T12:45:11+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on cfpc Accelerator: How it works

From SpaceX to Hypothermia – these innovations are changing our world. You can too.

I read the news today, oh boy. Elon Musk introduced a way to get from NYC to China in under 39 minutes. For those of you who have been keeping an eye out on the news, you would have seen that Elon Musk, CEO and Founder of Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink, and more, today will be presenting his views on long-term technical challenges that need to be solved to support the creation of a permanent, self-sustaining human presence on Mars. Yup. He is planning on making life multiplanetary. And in the midst of naysayers and eye-rollers, Elon Musk is doing what very [...]

2017-09-29T06:03:05+00:00 September 29th, 2017|News|Comments Off on From SpaceX to Hypothermia – these innovations are changing our world. You can too.

Innovation for Humanity: Changing people’s lives – one concept at a time

We know that in today’s modern society, it’s very easy to become caught up in the drive for the bigger, flashier, faster – but yet in the somewhat quieter, more provoking corner of the innovation world lies a creative opportunity that is more necessity than desire, responsibility than flare – it’s the entrepreneur focussed on innovations that simply make people’s lives better.   We have always been inspired by individuals and organisations who are driven to make a real difference to people’s lives, simply by doing what they know best: a symbiotic relationship between business and responsibility. And whether it’s [...]

2017-08-16T11:42:42+00:00 August 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Innovation for Humanity: Changing people’s lives – one concept at a time

Innovation Can Do: Turning ideas into delivered concepts

Behind every success story is very often an embarrassing first effort, a stumble, a setback or a radical change of direction. From the hydraulic press to the television, the bagless vacuum cleaner to the World Wide Web, the British powerhouse of innovation is one that has been a hailed hero throughout the ages. And yet, for so many innovators and creators, moving their design from concept to product proved to be more of a tragedy than a triumph. And in today’s economic climate – not much has changed.  In fact, so much new concept potential lies buried deep inside the [...]

2017-08-08T11:23:03+00:00 August 8th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Innovation Can Do: Turning ideas into delivered concepts

An airtight aircrete success story

You may have seen that we’ve recently launched an exciting new Joint Venture with a London-based specialist investment advisory business called Partner Capital. The Joint Venture, called the cpcf Accelerator was launched with one goal in mind: To give high-growth businesses the opportunity to realise their growth potential by securing funding quicker and with more certainty.   So, Why?   Simple. We recognised a need in the market. From our experience, many of our clients, high-growth businesses themselves, and many of the people we have spoken to have shared their desire to grow, but alongside that, their frustration at not [...]

2017-07-26T07:58:42+00:00 July 26th, 2017|News|Comments Off on An airtight aircrete success story

New Joint Venture cfpc Accelerator provides high-growth businesses renewed funding access

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 26 JULY 2017   New Joint Venture cfpc Accelerator provides high-growth businesses renewed funding access   Partner Capital and CFPro Ventures are pleased to announce the launch of the cfpc Accelerator, a new joint venture providing opportunity for high-growth businesses to raise critical development capital quicker and with more certainty. Failure to fund sufficiently and well in advance is consistently the biggest threat to business success. Through the cfpc Accelerator, clients will have the opportunity to benefit from comprehensive, all-encompassing support to underpin their high-growth ambitions through a combination of expertise and networks within the investment community [...]

2017-07-26T05:56:37+00:00 July 26th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New Joint Venture cfpc Accelerator provides high-growth businesses renewed funding access