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Proof-of-Concept

Early stage equity finance up to £750,000

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If you’re looking for finance to get your product or company started, it’s more likely you will require equity-based funding.

Historically equity markets in the Midlands have invested in later stage businesses with the area receiving less early stage funding than the UK average.

Our Proof-of-Concept equity funding can help you get your idea off the ground and realise your business dream.

How it works

All funds cover the whole of the MEIF investment area, but do have a geographic focus to provide a local service for companies. Click on the links below to go to Fund Managers website.

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Click on one of the funds below and you will be taken to the Fund Manager's website, where you can make an enquiry

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The Fund Manager will contact you to see if your business qualifies

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You make a formal application

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The Fund Manager evaluates your application and makes the investment decision

How MEIF investment works

All funds cover the whole of the MEIF investment area, but do have a geographic focus to provide a local service for companies.Click on the links below to go to Fund Managers website.

1

Click on one of the funds below and you will be taken to the Fund Manager's website, where you can make an enquiry

2

The Fund Manager will contact you to see if your business qualifies

3

You make a formal application

4

The Fund Manager evaluates your application and makes the investment decision

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Nottingham-based EkkoSense has secured new funding from the #MEIF and @Maven_Midlands.

The advanced software and technology provider is using the finance to continue expanding internationally.

Read more here: https://t.co/7cBq2WzV9i https://t.co/AamRq32OYj
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Growth Hubs can help connect entrepreneurs, start-ups and more established small businesses with key support and information on funding.

With 10 located across the #Midlands, find your local Growth Hub here: https://t.co/TgkARfQcA7 https://t.co/xIWIPxd3I9
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For the latest Fund news and views join the #MEIF mailing list. Sign up on our homepage: https://t.co/z3qhFFvNkS https://t.co/9KyPYVA3Ci MidsEngInv photo

Are you a Midlands' business owner considering external finance?

Find out about the types of funding available through #MEIF here: https://t.co/RngOaJw0eV https://t.co/dJRI6lIqCT
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#MEIF Equity Finance is well suited to supporting established businesses or large start-ups with high growth potential.

With funding available up to £2 million, read more about the finance type here: https://t.co/LE5JgNpZeg https://t.co/rKiSfNHWof
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