Private equity firms bridging capital gaps to fuel their portfolio companies

Multi-layered capital structures can often be outstripped when a portfolio company is presented with large sales opportunities. Equity firms can add tremendous value to their investment if they are able to source funding for clients to execute and deliver new orders. – Better still, source funding without diluting any further equity or pledging further security […]

Trade finance for startups: Using the lenders money to profit

Image credit: Michele Marconi Arguably the hardest time to source working capital is in the first two years of trading. Growing a new business exhausts profits with wages, advertising and fixed costs. Compounding the issue is the need to show profitability if you’re seeking to raise capital from banks to expand. Traditional lenders are more concerned […]