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How to find investors for your business

January 21, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

$10 – $50

You have decided to start or grow your business – and now you need investment. But where do you start?

And which of the many forms of investment is right for your business? In this half-day workshop we’ll explore how to secure investment through either:

  • crowdfunding;
  • angel investors;
  • venture capital.

We’ll help you make a decision about the right options for your business and give you a simple step-by-step approach for attracting investment for each option.

Save yourself time and money with this invaluable half-day workshop and learn:

  • Which investment avenue is right for your business
  • The most effective way of finding investors for each avenue
  • Learn how to secure the best deal and valuation for your business.

How will you benefit?

  • Quickly launch a successful crowdfunding campaign
  • Understand what angel investors are looking for
  • Receive a template to create a winning Executive Summary
  • Know the winning approach to securing the RIGHT kind of venture capital investment
  • Understand how to take advantage of new government tax schemes
  • Be able to accurately value your business for each approach
  • Receive an ‘insiders’ list of recommended small-business-friendly venture capitalists, angel networks, lawyers, crowdfunding sites and more
  • Priceless tips on how to pitch to an angel investor
  • How to create a winning video pitch for crowdfunding
  • Key legal pitfalls to watch out for when receiving investment.

Click here for further information about the workshop and how to book yourself a place.




January 21, 2016
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$10 – $50
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Business & IP Centre, The British Library
96 Euston Road
London , NW1 2DB United Kingdom

Queen Mary - University of London
Arts & Humanities Research Council
European Union
London Fusion

Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.