Funding is a solution that allows a company to materialize and deliver its value proposition whether it is for starting, expanding or modifying its operations and using capital that was previously not available
The motivation, as well as the decision to finance a company can occur in various phases of the business and for each of them as well as for each type, there are different solutions such as:
Small groups or private investors who lend or purchase a share in the company in exchange for a generally low (between 20k€ and 100k €) value, in order to launch a business in its first steps of capturing the market and design of its value chain.
Venture Capital / Seed Capital
Groups usually responsible for large amounts of capital. Invest primarily in business with traction and strong viability indicators. Usually acquire a share in the company in exchange for a higher value than that normally practiced by Business Angels (+ € 100k). This type of investment is dedicated in most cases to enhance the operations that enable scaling the business.
Public Investment Funds
Such as H2020 and Portugal2020 public funds with the objective of funding costs on specific actions with different innovation goals. no shares or loans envolved.
InoDev developed the Business Innovation Assessment as the basic tool that lets you look at the current state of a business and design the process that enables companies to acquire the appropriate funding for its needs throughout the following steps:
Analysis of the current situation of the company: internal and external analysis of the company (customers, suppliers, partners) and competition analysis.
Modeling of the selected strategies and building of a dynamic business plan with various scenarios validated by the market.
Proof of concept.
Support during the negotiations for fund raising.