Welcome back to the Triple Seven Startup Funding Series.
Last week we explored angel investors: who they are and what they can offer to your business. You can read the full post here: https://www.777grp.com/single-post/2017/12/06/The-Startup-Funding-Series-Angel-Investors
This week, we’re discussing seed funding.
This source of capital has risen in popularity over the past few years, helped in part by the rise of crowdfunding platforms such as Crowdcube, as well as the growth of new industries populated by high-growth startups, such as FinTech.
What is seed funding?
Seed funding or seed money is a type of early-stage funding given to a startup business, allowing it to operate until it is revenue-generating by itself.
The word ‘seed’ suggests that this is a very early stage of funding; however, this is not always the case, as established businesses can ofter open up seed rounds to facilitate expansion.
You may have seen news articles floating around referring to companies closing Series A,...