How to raise funds for your start-up


Sometimes it can be daunting to think of the financial aspect of running a business, especially when thinking about how to fundraise, gain investment or generally keep your business financially stable. It's important to know what funding options are available and best suited to the needs of your business. In this video, we discuss all the different funding options available to start-ups at different stages of the business journey, as well as how to determine which funding avenue is right for you.


  • Learn the different funding options for businesses and how to determine which are suitable for your start-up
  • Understand the difference between equity and debt
  • Understand what investors are looking for when investing in start-ups
  • Identify key criteria when looking for an investment

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