The Finance category contains a directory of links to relevant sites which provide information and support in a range of financial matters such as accounts, analysing financial performance, financial management, insurance, sources of finance, taxation and auditing.
Small Business Finance [ www.smallbusinessfinance.ie ]
An online portal to assist small businesses to find the information they need about getting access to finance. A joint initiative between the Irish Banking Federation (IBF) and Chambers Ireland, launched and actively supported by the Minister of State for Small Business, John Perry TD.
Website for Business Consultants [ http://www.irishconsultants.ie ]
Irelands newest website for both Businesses and Consultants; Allows businesses to find consultants and post proposal requests to consultants working in Ireland by using this searchable database across 18 sectors and many subsectors. Allows consultants to promote their services and respond to proposal requests as well as network with other consultants. Owned & operated by Calmar International Ltd.
Campus Companies Venture Capital Fund [ http://www.campuscapital.com ]
Campus Companies Venture Capital Fund is an IR£6,000,000 fund set up to provide seed and early stage development capital for businesses promoted by staff and graduates of Irish Universities. The fund can provide capital in amounts ranging from IR£30,000 to IR£500,000 for minority equity stakes in qualifying businesses. The website describes the operation of the fund.
The Venture Site [ http://www.venturesite.co.uk ]
PWC - Vision to Reality [ http://www.pwc.com ]
A Price Waterhouse Coopers website providing funding advice for high potential startups
Eurowards - the European awards for entrepreneurs [ http://www.eurowards.com ]
Website of Eurowards which enables business entrepreneurs from 30 countries to measure themselves up against each other. It also provides opportunity to meet & exchange ideas & develop activities in Europe.
Enterprise Equity [ http://www.enterpriseequity.ie/ ]
Website of Venture Capital group, commercial providers of vc to new and expanding businesses in NI and Border, Midlands and West regions. Site provides informatio, portfolio, investment strategy and application procedure.
Fingal Leader Partnership [ http://www.fingalleaderpartnership.ie/index.php/rdp/what-is-rdp ]
Website of Fingal Leader Partnership. Provides information on supports available and other news.
Business Angel Partnership [ http://www.businessangels.ie ]
This is the website of the Business Angel Partnership, a joint initiative between Enterprise Ireland, InterTrade Ireland and the Irish Business & Innovation centres. The aim is to match angels with high potential entrepreneurs.