Banks offer varied solutions suited to your business needs, dependent on how you manage your finances. Repayments are generally fixed and over a set period, to help manage your cashflow.
Crowd funding allows business owners to pitch their business ideas to a vast network of potential investors to raise funds towards a monetary target for the business.
Angel investors are wealthy individuals who will provide financial backing to a startup or entrepreneur, often in exchange for an ownership stake in the business or convertible debt.
Venture capitalists focus on businesses with high-growth potential that would provide a good return on their investment, in exchange for an equity stake in the business.
If you need to raise funding for your businesses, your first step is to create a pitch deck.
A pitch deck is a brief presentation that provides investors with an overview of your business, showcases your product or services, shares your business model, explains how your business will make money and introduces your team.
All you really need is 10 slides that highlight to potential investors that you have carefully considered the opportunities in your business, identified risks, financial needs and have clear focus and direction for your business.