Every startup deserves equal access to funding

New fund improves access to funding

Our Partner, Capital Pilot, has launched a new fund to improve access to funding Let’s face it, raising equity investment is hard. All the statistics confirm how hard it can be for startups to access funding. In the UK, Beauhurst reported that the number of deals completed in 2021 dropped by 4%, and that continued […]

Why raising investment for a startup is as simple as baking a cake

Your startup is hungry! It needs cash for product development, marketing and building the team. You’re probably hungry too. You see the opportunity. You have a vision for growing your business but it won’t even make the (metaphorical) oven – let alone get cooked – if you don’t succeed in raising investment for your startup. […]

Why I do what I do – an interview with Hatty Fawcett

Hatty Fawcett

It’s funny the things you remember when take time to think back! Hatty Fawcett was recently interviewed by John Cassidy-Rice and this reminded me her that she has been creating businesses and raising money since she was eight. She got distracted for a few years, but now she is back doing what she loves – […]

Free Funding Clinics in Dorset

Hatty Fawcett, Regional Manager for Dorset for Angels Den, runs monthly Funding Clinics in Bournemouth and Poole. These clinics are designed to give practical, tailored advice to businesses looking to raise investment of £50K or more. Angels Den matches growing businesses and entrepreneurs with experienced angel investors to provide the investment and mentoring they need to […]