We specialise in helping small businesses raise funding up to £2m.
We work closely with proven companies who provide specialist skills to the SME market place. This means that we can introduce you to tried and tested solutions to problems that are common in the SME market and you can be confident in the quality and professionalism of their services.
And, importantly, you can discuss the performance they have delivered to companies similar to your own.
Who they are: Our Associated Service Providers Include the following:
|Institute for Independent Business (IIB)
A not-for-profit research, training and accreditation organisation. Since 1984 the Institute has been providing invaluable information and resources to meet the needs of independent businesses.
|Access, both nationally and internationally to over 1,000 experienced professional business consultants in all areas of expertise.|
|IBD Initiatives in Business Development
A UK based consultancy organisation comprising several hundred experienced business men and experienced business executives.
|This network allows us to offer the appropriate skills for the work which has to be done.|
A corporate and commercial law firm committed to providing the highest level of service. Our partners work closely with clients to understand their business and objectives. We are commercially aware and talk to clients about business, not legal jargon.
|Access to experienced and approachable legal input which minimizes costs, while reducing risks and adding client value to deals.Specialists in:
|Clifton Asset Management
Specialist in the Corporate Pensions area, and able to advise on the use of Pension Assets to leverage business funds.
|Access to specialist advice on gaining leverage from Directors pension funds. Advice on placing IPR in the Pension Fund and also placing commercial property into the fund.|
The RM2 Partnership is a leading independent remuneration consultancy. They specialise in tax-efficient reward arrangements; share incentive plans, approved and unapproved share option schemes (including the Enterprise Management Incentive) and share save schemes.
|Access to expert advice on the most efficient employee reward company on areas such as:
Employee Share Trusts: Planning Tax Effective
Exit of Owners (10% tax charge v up to 60% without such advice.)
|Oval Insurance Broking Ltd
Part of the OVAL Group, Oval Insurance Broking Ltd is a major broker in the UK Insurance market, providing SMEs with excellent customer service at affordable premiums.
Key Man Insurance
Directors and Officers Indemnity
|OVAL are able to undertake the auditing of any Company’s Insurance needs, usually recommending changes in cover or insurer leading to better risk management at lower costOval operate our IIB/IBD Group Professional Indemnity programmes.|