New research from BGF & Streetbees
New research by BGF Ventures and Streetbees finds that the pressure of founding a start-up is ‘crippling’ for mental health and relationships. Despite the stress, founders remain adamant that self-employment is more rewarding than working for an employer. The myth of 100-hour weeks and ‘a sleeping bag under the desk’ doesn’t repel the magnetic lure of successful entrepreneurship.
Business funding news
BGF invests £30 million in Yorkshire and North East in active H1
BGF has invested £30 million in Yorkshire and the North East in the first half of 2021, cementing its commitment…
BGF sees business confidence grow in 2021 with close to £33m invested in Scottish firms so far
Throughout the last six months, the investment team for Scotland has invested close to £33 million across 10 Scottish growth…