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Starting a cleaning business (Part 3) - Raising capital, buying assets

“There’s nothing wrong with being frugal. Great companies start in garages all the time. Yours can too”. – Jason Fried, Rework

Let’s be clear on capital.

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We have "capitalism without the capital"

It’s budget day and Nigel Wilson has been on Wake up to Money, urging the Chancellor to encourage Britain to invest positively for its future. He tells us that Britain has “Capitalism without the Capital”,┬áhe’s right and I’m with the caller from Portsmouth who urged L&G’s CEO to become UK CFO and step into Phillip Hammond’s shoes. 604 more words


Silver Bells in the City 2017

Everyone has a different way to kick off the holiday season. For me? I love to attend the Silver Bells in the City event. All the lights and sounds of Christmas just puts me in the spirit of the season.

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Dropping the act: recharging in Yerevan

It was cold and well past midnight when I crossed the border between Iran and Armenia. Everything went smooth: I didn’t get any questions, just a bunch of stares from a dozen Iranian soldiers, as one of them kept aimlessly flipping through my passport’s pages. 1,171 more words


Candid TIA funding analysis

Good read if you haven’t seen it yet :: http://limdershing.blogspot.com/2015/06/analysis-on-techinasia-fundraising.html

Follow up from an earlier post but based on the latest funding round.

Good stuff to discuss – especially the founder’s equity levels. 12 more words


"More Venture Capitals and less celebrity"

This blog let’s talk about the need to fund great ideas and the lesser need to be celebrities. For those that don’t know what a venture capital is it’s basically financing that investors provide to startup companies and small businesses that are believed to have long-term growth potential. 220 more words

Kenyan capital on edge as Supreme Court ruling looms

NAIROBI (Reuters) – After days of violence and riots in Nairobi, Kenya’s Supreme Court is to rule Monday on cases seeking to void the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month’s repeat vote.