The ABC of Acquisition Finance – Understanding the Acronyms The term acquisition finance refers to growth capital funding that is earmarked for expansion via mergers, acquisitions, or other [...]
Founded in 2008 by software developers focused on building websites for small and medium enterprises, BaseKit is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that enables individuals and businesses to [...]
What Is Growth Capital? Growth capital is a form of financing available to relatively mature companies that are at the scale-up stage and looking to expand further. These companies are more [...]
Investing in Software-as-a-Service ( SaaS) – Such stuff as dreams are made of As it continues to gain exponential traction, the software-as-a-service (SaaS) model remains a highly disruptive [...]
BOOST&Co isn’t your standard investment firm – we’re not afraid to buck the trends, step out of our comfort zone, and do things a little differently. Nowhere is that clearer than in our [...]
The shared office phenomenon shows no sign of slowing, prompting consolidation and M&A. With co-working increasingly seen as a mainstream option for businesses seeking office accommodation, [...]
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What Is Venture Debt? Venture debt is a growth capital investment aimed at fast-growing scale-ups, provided by specialist non-bank lenders. This method of funding is particularly effective for [...]
♦ What is venture debt and how is it different to bank and venture capital investment products? ♦ How can I prepare my business for venture debt? ♦ What are venture debt [...]
Arcus Global has secured a £2 million growth capital investment from BOOST&Co, to assist the company in expanding its team and service capabilities. Cambridge-based Arcus Global provides [...]
Venture debt could be the ideal type of finance for fast-growing SMEs in the flexible workspace sector Could venture debt be the ideal solution for small and medium-sized enterprises in the [...]
With a third of our portfolio consisting of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies, BOOST&Co has been inspired to reflect upon our software investment journey and provide insight into why we [...]
With leading call centres increasing spend on the technology that enables them to deliver an enhanced customer experience, venture capital and alternative finance investors are in turn investing [...]
Sonia Powar is one of BOOST&Co’s partners and, having been involved in numerous roll-out strategies and implementations across sectors, our resident roll-out expert. Sonia answers our top [...]
In July 2017, BOOST&Co provided The Clubhouse – London’s leading business club, lounge and meeting place – with a growth capital loan totalling £3.5 million. This investment was used to [...]
Taking the leap to greatness – using debt to finance site roll-out If you run a fast-growing business that is ready to open new locations, you’ve undoubtedly spent time investigating the various [...]
The BOOST&Co team is passionate about providing innovative businesses with growth capital to help them grow, and realise their business goals. In fact, we’ve invested over £100M in more than [...]
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Negotiating with an investor considering supporting your business with finance can sometimes feel like a long process, but completing the deal is actually just the moment when your relationship [...]
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There are many positive reasons to think about selling a stake in your business on the public markets, but it will need to be in the right shape, explains Joanna Scott Business owners consider [...]
Lance Mysyrowicz, BOOST&Co partner, explains how BOOST works with brokers Lance, tells us about BOOST’s experience of working with brokers? We work with brokers and intermediaries very [...]
If you’re raising funds for your business there are a few important questions that a Growth Capital investor will ask. Failure to have rational answers will decrease the chances of a second [...]
Telecoms is the epicentre of modern communication linking phones, the internet and broadcast networks on a global scale. As new technology emerges, businesses from all sectors will hope to [...]
BOOST&Co has a passion for helping disruptive businesses achieve their next level of growth and to date, we’ve invested over £230M of growth capital into over 100 innovative businesses [...]
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It’s common practice for an investor to measure a potential deal based on the strength of the management team involved. BOOST&Co investment terms can last anything between 3- 5 years, [...]
As a SME owner, there are multiple ways to raise capital – through VCs, banks or a halfway step like BOOST&Co. In this podcast Lance Mysyrowicz, partner at BOOST&Co, is interviewed [...]
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