#DigitalBritain #Growth #WeAreTechNation #Recovery
Small Business Administration, Dot-com bubble, Startup company, Venture capital, Small business, Private equity

Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy

On Sep 27, 2020
@TechNation shared
RT @SKellyCEO: Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy https://t.co/IcH4CtbvpA via @ThisIsMoney #WeAreTechNation #Recovery #Growth #DigitalBritain @DCMS @OliverDowden
Open

Eric Collins, a black entrepreneur who helped Barack Obama's start-up diversity drive, is among the four new directors. The others are Hussein Kanji, Annette Wilson and Trecilla Lobo.

www.thisismoney.co.uk
On Sep 27, 2020
@TechNation shared
RT @SKellyCEO: Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy https://t.co/IcH4CtbvpA via @ThisIsMoney #WeAreTechNation #Recovery #Growth #DigitalBritain @DCMS @OliverDowden
Open

Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy

Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy

Eric Collins, a black entrepreneur who helped Barack Obama's start-up diversity drive, is among the four new directors. The others are Hussein Kanji, Annette Wilson and Trecilla Lobo.

Treasury unlikely to change rule that disqualifies space startups from relief loans

Treasury unlikely to change rule that disqualifies space startups from relief loans

Treasury is said to be concerned that changing the rule for venture-owned startups would subvert the intent of the relief loan program.

“It is important for those who seek social change to turn an eye toward funding entrepreneurship”: Interview with Impact X’s co-founder Paula Groves

“It is important for those who seek social change to turn an eye toward funding entrepreneurship”: Interview with Impact X’s co-founder Paula Groves

Did you know that only 1% of global venture capital goes to black founders? The founder of venture capital firm Impact X, Paula Groves, was made aware of this fact in 2000, and it’s still ...

Start-Ups Pursue ‘Free Money’ With Relief Funds, Prompting Backlash

Start-Ups Pursue ‘Free Money’ With Relief Funds, Prompting Backlash

Some young companies have turned to the government loans not for day-to-day survival but simply to buy useful time.

The most common mistake made by small business owners, according to former SBA head Karen Mills

The most common mistake made by small business owners, according to former SBA head Karen Mills

Karen Mills, the former administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) during President Barack Obama’s presidency, sat down with Yahoo Finance.

Colorado Senator Michael Bennet Supports Veteran Entrepreneurs, Is Bullish on Crowdfunding, and Wants to Be President in 2020

Colorado Senator Michael Bennet Supports Veteran Entrepreneurs, Is Bullish on Crowdfunding, and Wants to Be President in 2020

Meet the newest candidate in the 2020 race: A cancer survivor who's fought to help small businesses.

How the space industry is weathering the coronavirus pandemic

How the space industry is weathering the coronavirus pandemic

Companies will likely rely on government contracts now more than ever.

Funding Tutorial for New Entrepreneurs

Funding Tutorial for New Entrepreneurs

One of the most significant hurdles that many aspiring entrepreneurs must face involves raising capital to launch their business. With some business models

5 Lessons from a Failed Startup Birthed Outside the Bay Area

5 Lessons from a Failed Startup Birthed Outside the Bay Area

In 2015, we started Memoratic, an educational platform that aimed to solve a few of the complex problems of our educational system. By streamlining communication between educational ...

The 20 Most Important Startup Statistics (2020 Update)

The 20 Most Important Startup Statistics (2020 Update)

The latest startup statistics show that innovative companies don’t have a hard time attracting investors. You'll find all the essential startup stats here.

Startups and SBA Loans

Startups and SBA Loans

Last week Congress passed the CARES Act which provides a vast array of financial relief provisions to people and businesses in the US. Congress is providing relief to small businesses via a ...

Venture-backed startups line up for U.S. government stimulus loans after weighing risks

Venture-backed startups line up for U.S. government stimulus loans after weighing risks

The COVID-19 pandemic arrived just as Respond Software CEO and co-founder Mike Armistead was trying to sell automated cyber security software to new clients. Most of them are no longer in a ...

Experts Look Beyond the Incumbents: Why Smaller Players are Winning

Experts Look Beyond the Incumbents: Why Smaller Players are Winning

There is a whole world of exciting opportunity and expansion happening within smaller community and challenger banks - we hear from the experts about why this sector is one to watch.

Bank robots have been fighting a secret war with outdated government tech to decide who gets $670 billion in small business bailouts. Here's the inside story.

Bank robots have been fighting a secret war with outdated government tech to decide who gets $670 billion in small business bailouts. Here's the inside story.

In a normal year, E-Tran processes roughly $20 billion in loans. By the time this crisis is over, it's slated to dole out more than $1 trillion.

The New Business Preservation Act and the Tradition of U.S. Federal Government Support for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital

The New Business Preservation Act and the Tradition of U.S. Federal Government Support for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital

Earlier this month, a group of U.S. Senators led by Amy Klobuchar introduced the New Business Preservation Act to incentivize venture capital formation around the country. The Act, which ...

A bipartisan House bill would extend COVID-19 aid to more VC-backed startups

A bipartisan House bill would extend COVID-19 aid to more VC-backed startups

Some of the rules for small-business loans have deterred startups from applying, and even prompted some to retract applications.

Angular Ventures is a $41 million early-stage fund for deep tech startups entering the U.S.

Angular Ventures is a $41 million early-stage fund for deep tech startups entering the U.S.

Angular Ventures is a new London-based early-stage VC fund that focuses on European and Israeli "deep tech" enterprise startups launching in the U.S.

Kurvv closes $1M seed funding round for AI service designed for small businesses

Kurvv closes $1M seed funding round for AI service designed for small businesses

Artificial intelligence is a big deal for the likes of Amazon, Microsoft and Google — but what about a small business that can’t afford to have a data scientist on staff?

The Biden Plan to Build Back Better by Advancing Racial Equity Across the American Economy

The Biden Plan to Build Back Better by Advancing Racial Equity Across the American Economy

Joe Biden’s jobs and economic recovery agenda is built on the proposition that we must build our economy back better than it was before the COVID-19 crisis.    Over the last month, Biden ...