The MoneyLab Blog

Questions to ask before selecting your EIS fund custodian

Pensions and EIS, revisited

The benefits of women in venture capital

Happy 10th birthday Sapphire!

SEIS / EIS UK permanent establishment condition

Have you registered to attend the Women in Venture Capital panel discussion?

Five things you need to know about setting up UK branches

How to value companies for SEIS / EIS investment

We are hiring! Belfast-based associate wanted!

You are invited to the EIS Association's "Ready, Steady, Grow" Belfast 2019

Raising money through EIS as a Knowledge Intensive Company

Sapphire Capital Partners shortlisted as finalists in the 2019 Growth Investor Awards

SEIS/EIS exit considerations

Getting ready for the crowd!

5 requirements companies must meet for SEIS/EIS

How SEIS/EIS companies should be preparing for Brexit

Changes to the SEIS/EIS advance assurance process

Outlook for 2019

11 questions to ask before selecting an EIS custodian & administrator

Sapphire Capital Partners LLP signed the Women in Finance Charter

Autumn Statement 2018 - SEIS and EIS considerations

Growth Investor Awards 2018 Press Release - Sapphire Capital Partners announced as "One To Watch" in the Best SEIS Investment Manager award

We are hiring! Belfast based fund compliance associate wanted!

Registering a UK branch with the Companies House - 10 key areas

Structuring your pitch deck - how to get it right?

You are invited to the 2018 EISA "Ready, Steady, Grow" Belfast event!

SEIS/EIS for film - is it still possible?

Can a foreign (non-UK) company obtain SEIS and EIS monies?

SEIS/EIS Loss relief: Do I lose all my investment if the company fails?

Five points every startup should be aware of to be GDPR compliant

Irish cross border trade considerations for Brexit & beyond

Four key changes to SEIS & EIS you now need to be aware of

Five things you need to prepare for raising money

The chicken or the egg? New HMRC requirements to stop speculative SEIS/EIS advance assurance applications

On winning best SEIS Fund Manager 2017

MiFID II rules for investment advisory fees

"Ready, Steady, Grow" Belfast rescheduled

Autumn Statement 2017 - SEIS and EIS implications

Getting your business ready for the crowdfunding and angel platform stage.

Upcoming changes to the Enterprise Investment Scheme rules

3 reasons why you should attend the "Ready, Steady, Grow" Belfast event

Issuing SEIS and EIS shares - 4 key considerations

Are the EIS and SEIS set for a makeover?

How the tax man rewards you for being a crowdfunder

5 key considerations for awarding shares to employees in high growth companies

Equity crowdfunding - the new reality

ELITE – supporting high growth businesses across the UK

Spring 2017 Budget - Implications for EIS and R&D Tax Credits

What is a SEIS qualifying company?

How to identify pension and investment scams

EU State Aid rules and the Enterprise Investment Scheme

SEIS and EIS funds - how they are typically structured.

Does your company qualify for EIS? Complete our quiz to find out.

Autumn Statement 2016 Implications for SEIS, EIS, and SITR

Invitation to Sapphire Capital's "Raising Capital" EIS Event

Breaking SEIS/EIS rules - what are the repercussions?

Dispelling the myths about R&D Tax Credits

Conflicts of interest that may arise in SEIS and EIS investing

SEIS / EIS advance assurance for foreign companies - is it really possible?

The rising popularity of Alternative Investments

Grow Advisors Seminar Series 2016 - Essential Digital Marketplaces

How to select an EIS fund to invest in

10 questions to ask when selecting an EIS fund custodian

Structuring SEIS, EIS and SITR funds - current issues

Can a founder claim EIS or SEIS relief?

SITR - have the wheels fallen off the wagon?

FSMA Section 21 sign-offs, why they are expensive and other FAQs...

On winning the EIS Association's "Best Innovation Newcomer" award

Highlights of the 2016 FCA consultation for Peer to Peer lending

SEIS and EIS for film: awakening the "Force" of creativity

Why SEIS / EIS Inheritance Tax Relief should matter to you now

What is a social enterprise and what is SITR?

SITR - what trades are excluded?

SEIS and EIS - what trades are excluded?

EIS, SEIS & SITR - the 2015 Autumn Statement changes

Is social enterprise growing? Five interesting facts.

Why is the SITR scheme so important?

What is happening with the SITR scheme?

Why it's important to manage risk in your business.

Upcoming changes to EIS and SEIS

Can the investor and social enterprise work together for mutual benefit?

R&D Tax Credits - are test tubes required?

Top 5 things a successful start-up needs to do

EIS, SEIS & SITR, what can go wrong?

R&D advance assurance

What is R&D tax credit and does my business qualify?

EIS and SEIS - why are they becoming more popular?

R&D tax credits 2015 - a summary

Pensions and EIS investing

How do I set up my social enterprise?

SEIS tax relief - the six main tax reliefs explained.

SITR - does my business qualify for investment?

Are Seed EIS, EIS and VCT schemes effective?

Social investing - can I help society and make money at the same time?

2015 July Budget - changes to EIS, SEIS and VCT

SITR - five reasons why it is the obvious choice.

Social VCT - do we need another scheme?

Four things you need to do to attract social investment.

Social Impact Bonds and SITR - do they go together?

SITR - who can invest?

Tax efficient investment schemes, which is best?

Social Investment - what is an asset lock?

SITR - is the scheme expanding?

Social investment - is it for me?

SITR & Social VCT - 2015 budget impact

Budget 2015 changes to SEIS, EIS, and the SITR

UK Patent Box - the recent changes explained

Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) - how does it differ from SEIS & EIS?

SEIS and EIS advance assurance time - how long does it take to obtain?

SEIS and EIS schemes - why is timing so important?

The 2014 Autumn Statement's changes to SEIS and EIS schemes

UK property crowdfunding - harnessing the power of the crowd

Northern Ireland Corporation Tax Rate Reduction

Made a SEIS investment? What happens next...

Seed Enterprise Investment Schemes - 6 ways for investors to save tax

What you need to know about Information Memorandums

The benefits of AIM to companies and investors

What to include in your start-up's business plan

UK’s checklist for supporting innovation in companies

What is crowdfunding? A refresher for 2014

UK Patent Box - 5 points to consider to reduce your company tax to 10%

UK Real Estate Investment Trusts 101- what you need to know

Time to move your business forward with an EIS?

10 things to consider when writing a business plan

5 things a start-up company should do before raising equity financing

SEIS excluded activities and qualifying trades explained

Coffee shops: fuelling investors, entrepreneurs and UK crowdfunding

Top 10 ways to get your business listed on a UK crowdfunding platform

FCA new crowdfunding regulations due in 6 weeks! The 4 key changes

SEIS versus EIS - a visual comparison

Top 10 crowdfunding fundamentals

Electronic marketing of securities & investments – aka crowdfunding

10 reasons why your low budget film production will never get financed

Crowdfunding: The FCA needs to hear from you!

Is it time for Crowdfunding to grow up?

Reducing the fear of regulation and fraud from equity crowdfunding

EIS Tax Reliefs Explained - Part Two - Capital Gains Tax Reliefs

HMRC EIS pre approval - 10 things you must include

Peer to Peer Lending or Equity Crowdfunding - which is right for you?

Jersey Expert Funds - 6 Key Questions to Ask

Peer to Peer Lending Comes to the Rescue of Commercial Property

Is Australia (not the UK) leading world in Equity Crowdfunding??

Crowdfunding: The One Million Pound Startup Competition

A level playing field for crowdfunding across Europe

Jersey Listed Funds - an excellent fund alternative

CBI and Vince Cable encourage businesses to look to crowdfunding

Applying for a Seed EIS or EIS? 10 Things You Should Consider

Crowdfunding company Crowdcube raise £1.5m in record breaking time

"Show me the Money" the future of crowdfunding

Equity Financing: 5 ways to raise cash

Crowdfunding real estate - what would Thatcher have said?

Renewable Energy: Solar power has a bright future in the UK

Crowdfunding comes to the commercial property sector

The UK Crowdfunding site landscape in April 2013

Budget 2013 - SEIS - Capital Gains Tax Changes Explained

Seed Capital Required for a Startup? 10 Reasons to use a Seed EIS

Business Investment Relief Explained - a 10 point summary guide

EIS / SEIS Invest in someone and a sector you believe in

EIS tax reliefs explained - Part One - Income Tax Relief

New Investment Funds - the one key question to ask every time

One key reason to embrace crowdfunding: Time

Crowdfunding sees the banking crisis as an opportunity with danger

Investing in an EIS? Why you still need to do your homework.

Seed Enterprise Investment Schemes (SEIS) - 10 Reasons to Invest

What do IFAs really want to see in a fund?

Why do we need the UK financial services industry?

Real Estate Investment Trusts - Old Dog - New Tricks?