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Foresight Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) Equity Finance

Host: Foresight Group
Venue: Nelsons Solicitors, Pennine House, 8 Stanford Street, Nottingham, NG1 7BQ
Date: Tuesday 2nd April, 2019
Cost: Free

Foresight will be hosting two investment readiness events in Nottingham and Milton Keynes aimed at small and medium enterprises (SMEs) seeking equity investments who require assistance with making their funding application to Foresight or other investors. As an appointed manager to the Midlands Engine Investment Fund, Foresight is making equity investments of up to £2m into SMEs predominantly in the East and South East Midlands. The interactive events, hosted by expert speakers,  will cover: •    Types of funding available

•    What investors look for

•    Pitch decks and Investment Memorandum

•    Financials  

•    Legals and due diligence

•    Pitch preparation and practice

During these two-day events, there will be the opportunity to develop your investment documents and obtain feedback on your plans. This is free* to selected companies based in the region who can commit to attending both days of the programme.

To RSVP please contact Paul Jenkinson at:  +44 (0)7885 135 507

Nottingham two-day programme DATES 2nd and 5th April 2019 

*This will count towards De Minimis Aid, if applicable

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