May 14, 2017

Capital Raising

Many successful businesses will reach a point where internal funding sources are insufficient for the growth path of the company. At this stage, raising debt or equity finance provides an injection of external capital that can unlock opportunities for its growth.   But too many companies chase too little capital and it is a challenge to find the right investor.

Finwise is well positioned to help you as it brings together a unique wealth of experience gained within the financial sector.  We each have high quality, valuable relationships after 25 years or more in the banking industry both in Belgium and abroad.

Investors can be high net worth individuals, business angels,  entrepreneurs or professional investors looking for investment opportunities.  No one investor is the same, understanding the nuances, the different approaches to investing is fundamental to maximizing value for the entrepreneurs and management teams who engage us.

Our key focus is on small to mid size entities active in technology, fintech, ICT and innovative services.  We can support companies from early-stage to maturity.

Finwise provides a “hands-on approach” to capital raising.

Our offering includes:

  • Review and revise business plan and financial projections to ensure they are robust
  • Provide advice on valuation and how it can be maximised
  • Prepare and co-ordinate due diligence information
  • Prepare and revise management presentation
  • Pre-qualify appropriate investors
  • Pre-market select investors
  • Prepare and distribute business plan

We ensure appropriate investors are approached for each fundraising exercise, taking into account the specific characteristics of business and opportunity

We have a strong understanding of what investors look for in terms of structures, pricing, returns, valuations, sectors, management issues, exit options

We also help source debt finance from banks and other providers for refinancing and M&A.   We introduce clients to key contacts in corporate banking or private equity and help you to raise finance on good terms.