This page lists the offers available to all entrants to the Start-Up Series. With no time limits on these promotions, be sure to bookmark this page and utilise the services of our partners throughout your start-up journey.
365 Business Finance is a direct lender, providing business cash advances from £5k to £200k to small and medium-sized businesses. To be eligible for our Business cash advance, our clients must be trading for 6 months and process card sales of £5,000. Our friendly team of award winning experts will guide you through the process and can provide funding in as little as 48 hours.
Crowdcube is the UK’s leading investment crowdfunding platform by amount raised, providing you with a route to raising finance to help build and grow your business. With support from Crowdcube’s team of experts, you can take back control of raising finance with the added benefit of being backed by the crowd.
Fantastic Beasts TV is the new platform where founders, like you, can upload your pitch video to make it easily discoverable and searchable by investors world-wide, fostering engagement and sparking conversations – the beginning of the investment process that leads to the birth of new Centaurs and Unicorns. Investors will be able to discover and search startups according to their criteria, such as location, sector or raise requirements.
Grantify specialise in winning grant funding for SMEs. They have successfully raised an average of £1m per week for their clients making them leaders in their industry. Their unique service provides you with access to their online platform. It will walk you through writing your grant application in small, easy to manage sections alongside model answers and guidance. They then send it off to proofreaders and reviewers before returning it to you. They provide a 60% chance of successful grant applications, compared to just 8% of solo applicants.
The average R&D tax credit claim can unlock tens of thousands of pounds for SMEs – are you sitting on valuable trapped cash in your business? Our specialist tax incentives and reliefs team can help your business fully maximise R&D tax credits. With qualified R&D tax advisors, sector specialists, and ex-HMRC inspectors, we have the depth and breadth experience needed to bridge the technical gap between your business and HMRC. We have a track record in supporting businesses, having saved clients across the country over £124m in tax relief. If you think you’re innovating, get in touch for a no-obligation chat with one of our specialists.
Leadenhall Wealth Management is an award winning independent wealth management firm based in the City of London.
In our partnership with Worth Capital and our joint focus on assisting SMEs, Leadenhall Wealth Management are able to help companies with planning such as raising business finance, mitigating corporation tax, protecting shareholders and key employees, company pension schemes or exit planning.
RPD International is a product development and manufacturing company, aiming to reduce the time and risk in bringing hardware products to market. RPD provides a scalable platform for startups to design, prototype, design for manufacture, manufacture and build reliable supply chains.
SeedLegals is the platform for start-ups to get investment ready. Apply for Advance Assurance, build your funding round documentation and create your option scheme all at a fraction of the cost and time of using lawyers and accountants. 11,000+ start-ups use SeedLegals – we are the largest closer of UK funding rounds, and do nearly 25% of EMI option schemes.
Seedrs is an online platform for investing in the equity of startups and other growth companies. It allows all types of investors to invest as little or as much as they like (from £10) in businesses they believe in and share in their success. And it allows ambitious businesses in all sectors to raise capital and build community through an efficient, online process. Seedrs HQ is in London, with offices in Lisbon, Amsterdam and Berlin. Backed by top-tier institutional investors and VCs, as well as over 2,500 of their own users, Seedrs has recently announced a merger with Crowdcube to create one of the largest private investment platforms globally and their portfolio includes Revolut, Urban, allplants and AFC Wimbledon.
Swoop simplifies and speeds-up access to loans, grants and equity funding for young businesses. Through a combination of their funding experience, their matching technology and their 1000+ providers, they can assess your needs quickly and match you to the right funding solution.
TalentPool connects recent graduates with UK startups and SMEs. Job-seeking graduates sign-up & their matching engine then introduces suitable candidates to companies seeking new talent. They provide excellent support to companies using the platform to hire, with a dedicated campaign manager & free bespoke advice.