Funding for Startups

Accessing funding to start a business is everyone’s aspiration. Unfortunately the hard reality is that whilst there are some funds that provide finance for new businesses, they tend to be very particular about the type of business they are prepared to fund. Most lenders that are prepared to fund startups look for businesses with high growth potential or highly innovative …

Alice Leah of Finfind to Speak at the Durban Business Fair

This year the Durban Business Fair celebrates its twenty year anniversary, a milestone for the city and its business community. The Fair started off as the SMME Fair in 1998. Finfind at the Durban Business Fair Alice Leah, Finfind’s Operations Manager will be speaking on 21 September at the Techzone on the “Art of Networking” Alice explains that her five …

Download SA SMME Access to Finance Report

Finfind’s inaugural ‘SA SMME Access to Finance Report’ was launched on 10 July 2018 in Johannesburg. The report analyses a unique data set, provided by Finfind, of SMME funders and SMMEs seeking finance. It was sponsored by the SA SME Fund and identifies access to finances challenges, gaps and potential solutions.  The Finfind 2017 cleaned data sample of 11 033 …