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When it came to the BGF investment, of course the extra cash has helped us grow as a business. But for us, it was much more about having the backing of a big, very well trusted investor. There was a time when, as a young company, people’s first question would always be, ‘Who is backing you?’. As soon as BGF were on board, all of that nervousness disappeared.Simon Hansford, CEO
Business funding insights
An independent optician with the vision to grow
Royston Bayfield, Bayfields Opticians, and Chris Boyes, an investor in BGF’s Yorkshire team, talks about the ins and outs of seeking and securing growth funding.
What is venture capital and when is it right for your business?
We look at the rise of venture capital in the UK, the types of businesses receiving support, and the pros and cons of this method of funding a business.