Sources of Funding to Help SME Growth and Development
Start Date: 11 Mar 2015
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 10:45 AM
Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
Venue: Millennium Point, Room MP243 and MP244, Birmingham
Join us for this event where we have a range of speakers offering their advice on sources of funding to help SME growth and development.
Click here to read more about our speakers, their backgrounds and the advice they will share with you at this event.
||Arrival and Registration
||Introduction and Welcome
||Lakhbir Singh - Business Development Manager
Lakhbir will reassure owner/mangers of SME’s about BCRS Business Loans - An alternate source of business finance.
||Joanne Baldwin - Ormerod Rutter
Joanne will talk about the importance of reliable and timely management information. She will also look at the process of financial forecasting and discuss the aspects that should be considered and included in applications for finance.
||James Whitaker - Barclays Bank
||Ray Harris - Odyssey Corporate
Ray will concentrate his talk based around transactional finance, generally MBO’s.
||Alison Bradley - Central Finance
Alison's talk will look at alternate and additional sources of finance for SME's.
||Graham Mold - Finance Birmingham
Graham will provide a brief summary of the new funds available to SMEs across the West Midlands at Finance Birmingham.
||Tony Seaton - Blue Sky Corporate Finance
Tony’s talk will explore the different forms of Crowdfunding, how they operate and some of the advantages and disadvantages of this new type of funding.
||Exhibition - Question and Answer Sessions
Please book your place to attend by contacting Colleen Bass on the email detailed below.
- Free event
- Refreshments provided
Questions about this event should be addressed to Colleen Bass at firstname.lastname@example.org.