Financial Forecasts

The Investor Relations Portal – Part 1: Entrepreneurs

Crowdcube Entrepreneurs now have a powerful new resource at their disposal (as do Investors). The beta release of the Investor Relations Portal provides a central and easy to use system for communicating and interacting with investors during and after the funding raising process. And best of all, there’s no cost to Entrepreneurs – it’s all… Read More »

The Seven Deadly Sins of Raising Finance – Part 4

If you are running a business and have plans for serious growth, then it’s likely you’re going to need some form of financial input along the way. Whether your strategy calls for a major cash injection for R&D, funds to move into new markets or increased working capital to sustain growth, there are many different… Read More »

The 7 deadly sins of raising finance – Part 3

If you are running a business and have plans for serious growth, then it’s likely you’re going to need some form of financial input along the way. Whether your strategy calls for a major cash injection for R&D, funds to move into new markets or increased working capital to sustain growth, there are many different… Read More »

10 Things… you shouldn’t put in your business plan (if you want to get funded) – Part 2

This week sees ‘Part Two’ of our guest blog from Stuart Hillston, founder and CEO of Constellation Capital, which highlights common mistakes that entrepreneurs should avoid when writing a business plan. It is worth a read if you are thinking, or in the process of, writing a business plan to secure investment. 6. A guaranteed… Read More »