Category Archives: Investors

It’s all about the Data. Convincing an investor to write a cheque isn’t as complicated as it seems.

Your job as CEO and founder of a growth startup is to convince investors that you can deliver a significant return on investment. Then once they are convinced get their money into your account. How to convince investors to invest isn’t as complicated as many think.  The best way is to have a steady stream…

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What’s Your View on EIS / SEIS investment schemes?

Calling individual angel investors, IFA’s, tax advisers and fund managers. The EISA (Enterprise Investment Scheme Association) are running a survey to help understand your views on EIS  / SEIS investment schemes. As a membership organisation they have been lobbying hard for both startup and investment support in the form of government tax incentives. Director General…

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No surprise to us here at Raise Ventures – “Belfast ninth in the top tech cities of the future according to Financial Times – fDi Intelligence.”

This recognition is well placed and the ranking is all the more impressive when you look at the populations of the cities in the top 9 places. Andrew Jenkins, Fintech Envoy for Northern Ireland was quoted to say: “Confirmation that Belfast has been ranked in the inaugural top 10 “Tech Cities of the Future” for…

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Raise money through SEIS and EIS with Raise Ventures, Johnathan Graham and Sapphire Capital Partners

Johnathan Graham from Sapphire Capital Partners LLP takes our startups through what exactly SEIS and EIS is. This webinar talks through the following: How SEIS and EIS can benefit investors What companies need to qualify for SEIS and EIS And some hints and tips on the application process This talk was aimed at / focused…

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