Smart Alternative Funding

Smart Alternative Funding

2016-07-27T15:45:00+00:00 2016-07-27T19:00:00+00:00 ,

Barclays Granttree

Shining a light on the many ways to fund your growing business

In partnership with GrantTree and Crowdcube

Join the Barclays High Growth & Entrepreneurs team with GrantTree and Crowdcube for an afternoon getting under the skin of alternative funding for your business. In this workshop the UK’s leading alternative funding specialists will shed light on the opportunities available to your business in government funding, R&D Tax Credits, Crowdfunding and Venture Debt.

This event is a must for businesses considering equity fundraising at seed or Series A round and could help you to retain vital control of your business. The session will focus around three case studies, followed by questions from the audience and networking drinks to finish.


15:45 – Arrival

16:00 – Introduction, Paulina Sygulska, Founder of GrantTree

16:15 - Barclays: Venture Debt, David Parr, Corporate Banking

16:45 - Crowdcube: The world’s leading equity crowdfunding platform. Is it for you? Adam Gillett, Regional Manager

17:15 - GrantTree: Grants, R&D and access to government funding, Paulina Sygulska, Founder

17:45 – Networking drinks

19:00 – Event close



Contact Details

For further information and to register for this free event please contact:

Emma Makinson
07775 543577

If you are unable to attend the event but would like to find out how the Barclays High Growth & Entrepreneurs team in the North West can help you please contact:

Corporate Banking -  / 07900 737451

Wealth & Investment Management - / 07770 210659

Premiere Banking - / 07766 362028

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