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Kitchen Table Entrepreneurs Are Big Business

Thousands of entrepreneurs working from their bedrooms, sheds and kitchen tables will have red tape cut and expenses cut under a new government initiative. Business...

Four ways to slash your tax bills with investments

Taxpayers looking for ways to reduce their income tax or capital gains tax bills can look at putting cash into one or more of...

Week in Expat Money Matters 11th August – 17th August 2014

Below are the articles from last week, documenting events from the world of expatriate finance, as reported on iExpats and from other places across...

New SEIS-Funded Tech Firm Branching Out

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) has helped to successfully launch another technology-based British company globally. By successfully sourcing £145,000 worth of funding from the...

Funding Problems Stifle Small Business Growth

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is still a vital fund raising tool as business experts and the government identify finding growth finance as...

Start-ups Need to Know About SEIS

Since its introduction on the 6th April 2012, the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) has resulted in over £82 million worth of investment in...

Number Of Young Super Rich Is Growing Fast

The latest head count of the super-rich has revealed that the world has never seen so many ultra-high net worth individuals. More than 200,000 individuals...

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) Learn More

Entrepreneurs are not doing enough to sniff out sources of finance like the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), claims new research. Although the banks have...

Small Ideas Ready To Take A Slice Out Of Big Markets

Despite seemingly crowded market places, some open thinking can unlock valuable niches for entrepreneurs. Two firms have recently spotted opportunities in markets dominated by big...

Financial Firms Attacked Over Rip-Off Call Charges

Consumer watchdogs are investigating whether financial firms charge rip-off phone charges to customers. The inquiry follows a complaint from consumer group Which? alleging the firms...

Indian Business Angels Make First British Investment

Indian business angels are fulfilling a pledge to Prime Minister David Cameron to invest in British start-ups. The Indian Angel Network promised Cameron that they...

Alphaworks – The New Talk of the Town

Crowdfunding took the world by storm, now it’s Alphaworks’ turn. Alphaworks is a new crowdfunding platform setup by Betaworks, and it has a brand-new method...

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS): What is it?

Due to the perceived higher risks of investing in smaller businesses, and because many venture capital funds only wish to invest in businesses requiring...

Business Angels Picking Up 9% Yields

Venture capital trusts (VCTs) are giving investors inflation-busting returns, according to the latest figures from trade body the Association of Investment Companies (AIC). Generalist VCTs...

You’ll Never Have It So Good, Predict Economists

Anyone born after 1960 is likely to face a frugal retirement unless they inherit a large amount of money, according to the latest research. Children...

Tech City Is A Hotspot For Digital Businesses

Entrepreneurs have plugged into London’s Tech City to make the digital business zone a magnet for start-up firms and new jobs. The capital has more...

Entrepreneurs Set Up Businesses On A Shoestring

Entrepreneurs are setting up businesses on a shoe string despite government investment schemes offering generous tax breaks. Although 1100 start-ups have taken advantage of the...

SEIS Raises Millions For More Than 1,100 Start-Ups

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) has raised millions of pounds to help entrepreneurs realise their dream of starting a business. At least 1,100 fresh...

Start Up Business Scheme Hits 10,000 Loan Landmark

Letting agent Allen Martin has picked up the 10,000th loan from the government’s Start-Up Loans scheme to launch his new business. Martin borrowed £10,000 as...

SEIS Pros And Cons For Entrepreneurs

Whether they are angels or dragons, investors with cash to pump into start-up companies are a sought after commodity by entrepreneurs. The aim for an...