Insights & Advice


Looking for startup investment? Our funding hub aims to simplify the process. Learn about the funding options available, how to approach angel investors and what to include in your pitch.

How to prepare a pitch for angel investors

Nine step guide: How to find and approach angel investors

Are you eligible for funded growth support? Why you don’t want to miss out on Innovate UK’s bespoke services

How to raise money through crowdfunding with Betmate and Seedrs

The pros and cons of bootstrapping a business

A beginner’s guide to obtaining grant funding for UK startups

Updated guide for 2024: Government support for small businesses

The top five ways to get money to start a business

Looking for angel investors? Here’s everything you need to know

The power of building a community as a startup

Are you ready to enter The Pitch?

The Pitch is a free nationwide programme that provides advice, support, mentoring and investor introductions to ambitious founders across the UK. 

Take your startup to the next level – submit your application below!