News & Insights

How VCs can become a one-stop-shop for unlocking growth.

There’s more cash in VC pockets than ever before, putting the power in founders' hands to pick and choose the partner that …

Nic Brisbourne

Nic Brisbourne

CEO

Forward Fortnightly: Practice makes perfect.

Welcome to a fresh edition of the Forward Fortnightly, our bi-weekly, email-first bulletin.

Jared Ruddy

Jared Ruddy

Head of Marketing

Starting to raise: Here are 14 tips you’ll need to succeed.

Last Thursday, we held our 4th edition of the VC Investor Ask Me Anything power hour. A 60-minute session held by the …

Liina Lopp

Liina Lopp

Marketing Associate

20x: The hunt for outliers

Before there were unicorns, there were gazelles.

Nic Brisbourne

Nic Brisbourne

CEO

The Investment Associate Programme 2021

We are once again opening up our Investment Associate Programme for H2 2021! We’re passionate about being part of and supporting the …

Katie Kim

Katie Kim

Investor

We are excited to announce our 3rd Female Founder Office Hours edition.

The event will take place on May 19th and applications are now open! Read more about our Office Hours events here or …

Katie Kim

Katie Kim

Investor

Key insights from our More Than Money Report launch panel.

Last week, we launched The More Than Money Report 2021. The launch event brought together insights from the report and an expert …

Liina Lopp

Liina Lopp

Marketing Associate

Uncovering the truth about value-add

The UK's startup ecosystem is more competitive than ever before. It means that VCs have had to adapt. Many offer ‘value-add services’ …

Nic Brisbourne

Nic Brisbourne

CEO

Getting Ready to Raise Your First Round: Here Are 16 Top Tips To Help You Along The Way

Last week, we held our power hour, where our investors offered fully transparent advice on all you need to know about approaching …

Liina Lopp

Liina Lopp

Marketing Associate

Expanding to US: The need-to-know guide

We got together with expert Daniel Glazer to discuss the most important considerations in expanding a startup business to the US market.

Liina Lopp

Liina Lopp

Marketing Associate

Raising your first VC round: The Top 14 Things You’ll Need To Know

We held a power hour where our investors offered 100% transparency about how to successfully raise VC capital.

Liina Lopp

Liina Lopp

Marketing Associate

VC Fundraising: 22 Frequently Asked Founder Questions (and Answers)

Let's not sugar-coat it: for many founders, VC fundraising can be a bit of a black box. Do I need a co-founder? …

James Garnier

Digital transformation has sped up - and we have a choice. Reskill or get left behind?

The pandemic has fundamentally changed the way businesses operate across all industries. And it's about much more than remote working - or …

Luke Smith

Luke Smith

Investor