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
Appnovation receives £6.8m in follow-on funding
Global digital consultancy Appnovation has received £6.8M in follow-on equity financing from a partnership between UK-based BGF, the Canadian Business…
BGF welcomes successful exit of Brindley Healthcare
BGF has welcomed the successful acquisition of a 50% shareholding in Brindley Healthcare by French multinational Orpea, a leading European…