LINC members continue strong performance

Investment through members of the LINC network reached record levels in 2015. 75 high potential companies received 98 rounds of finance, comprising over £30m of private risk capital, together another £14m of funding from public sector sources. This represents a 14% increase over the previous…

Budget Update for Angel Investors

Today’s Budget contained no major announcements regarding EIS / SEIS or other tax advantaged venture capital schemes but an update on various measures was provided this afternoon by H.M Treasury and can be found here. As announced at Autumn Statement, all remaining energy generation activities…

Enhanced Scottish Investment Bank

Greater help is to be offered to small and medium-sized businesses in Scotland, with plans to expand the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB). The move follows the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government commitment to create a Business Development Bank (BDB) to address the gaps in the…