Nick Sturge talks to Growing Business about SEIS

23rdMar 2012

Nick Sturge, centre director of SETsquared Bristol commented on the the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and what it means for new angel investors, to Growing Business.

Securing funding in the early stages of developing a company is often the make or break for a company. In a climate where funding is scarce any incentives to get high net worth individuals to put their cash into start-ups should be welcomed.

SETsquared Universities aim to raise £50m Angel Investment in response to the Chancellors moves to support new businesses

22ndMar 2012

The SETsquared Partnership greatly welcomes the Chancellors budget statements in support of new, entrepreneurial businesses and University Spin out companies.

The BBC research reveals Exeter 'among best for new firms'

20thMar 2012

The Innovation Centre in Exeter, at one of the SETsquared Universities, has been featured in the BBC news. The report says:

‘Nearly 1,000 companies out of 7,345 in the area show high growth potential, the BBC Local Growth Research by Experian shows.

Exeter Business Innovation Centre, a base for 55 firms in the city, is host to some of the most upwardly mobile small firms in the country.