ikigai is the first app in the UK to bring together everyday banking and wealth management. Their aim is to provide you with a holistic view of your money – ensuring you can invest well, save more, and spend better. ikigai empowers you to grow your wealth through goals-based investing, meaning you can align your money with your financial and personal goals – whether it’s the holiday of a lifetime, a new home, or time off for a career break.
Are you interested in growing your business? Do you know how to create winning bids and proposals and understand the legal implications around them? Our Head of Commercial, Julia Ellis joined Andrew Morrison from AM BID last week where they discussed what things bidders should be looking out for and how they can move the client towards positions that are more mutually acceptable.
To celebrate International Women’s day on the 8th March we wanted to champion some of our many female founders so, this month, we caught up with Meeta Gournay, the co-founder of Three Spirit Drinks, a functional, healthier alternative to booze. Made entirely by plants, the drinks’ ingredients are chosen to give you genuine feelings of bliss alongside a great taste.
So you’ve been through the initial start-up phase, put in the hours, emotional investment and you have now found yourself in a position of needing somewhere to house your fledgling operation. But where to start? The world of commercial leases and property can be a minefield to the un-initiated fraught with pitfalls and potential for huge financial and legal exposure.
Insurers ordered to pay out – An Important development in recognising insurance claims for small business losses caused by COVID-19
In March 2020, as a result of the emergence of COVID-19, a number of small businesses made claims through their insurance policy providers for loss of earnings. They relied on provisions within those policies that ostensibly covered events of business interruption. The insurers refused to pay for losses claimed on the basis that the policies didn’t cover the unprecedented restrictions arising from COVID-19.
The European Union (Future Relationship) Act 2020 was given Royal Assent as 2020 came to an end, ushering in new ground and a new trading relationship for the New Year. The Future Relationship Act brings into UK law the UK-EU Trade and Co-operation agreement, UK-EU security of classified information agreement, and UK-Euratom nuclear co-operation agreement.
Ignition Law/Seedrs Webinar: Equity Crowdfunding For Growing Your Business: Tuesday 16th February, 11:00am
We’re excited to announce an upcoming webinar with Seedrs on Tuesday 16th February when we’ll be discussing the road to equity crowdfunding.