Posts Tagged ‘Company Partners’

Case study – finding a business partner

Thursday, August 1, 2013 12:38 No Comments

  With Peer-2-Peer lending growing in popularity, Norman Akram realised that there was an opportunity for a company whose business model protects lenders against bad debt (most Peer-2-Peer loans are unsecured). A well tried model already existed in the form of pawnbroking and Norman set about developing a website platform for lenders and borrowers to [...]

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Division to provide business help is launched

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 10:29 No Comments

  Company Partners has been a blessing for those businesses who are looking for business partners, mentors and investors, but what if you need to reorganise your business to make it more profitable, or to grow?   I’ve been helping companies that have approached us for a while now, but eventually there is only so [...]

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How much does it cost to find an Investor?

Thursday, January 6, 2011 16:23 29 Comments

The first question is should it cost anything? After all it is the Investors who have money, so why should they charge in order to pitch to them? Well, actually almost all Investors don’t charge a penny for entrepreneurs to present an investment case to them. Investors are not looking to make money from people [...]

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How long does it take to find a Business Angel?

Thursday, February 4, 2010 14:05 16 Comments

Angel Investors are not listed in the Yellow Pages and finding one can be a time consuming and expensive business, especially if using some of the pricey business angel intermediaries that are out there. Actually the topic of where to find investors for a business opportunity deserves more attention and I’ll cover that in a [...]

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Company Partners blog goes live

Monday, January 18, 2010 22:21 2 Comments

I have succumbed to the inevitable and started a blog for Company Partners. The key and dare I say the challenge is to have informative and interesting content and not just my personal ramblings, although there will be a fair quantity of those, no doubt thrown in to the mix. The blog will however keep [...]

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