Raising Small Business Finance

SMEs are a critical component of the growth of South Africa, especially in respect of job creation. Report after report confirms that creating and supporting a conducive environment for SMEs to thrive is necessary for any economy, developed and developing included. In a 2018 study, it was estimated by the World Bank that 4 out of 5 new jobs will …

Laying The Foundations For Start Up Sustainability at A Higher Education Level

Finfind participates in the EDHE Lekgotla 2019 A massive stumbling block for many South African entrepreneurs is not only bringing their startup to life, but also maintaining the financial sustainability of their startup. Education is crucial for improving their chances of small business success, as well as harnessing the efficacy of fundamental startup processes such as accessing funding, hiring the …

Finfind Included in Presidential Jobs Summit Framework Agreement

Finfind’s SMME Funding Readiness Programme was included in the historic Presidential Jobs Summit Framework Agreement. The Presidential Jobs Summit, which was held on 4-5 October 2018 at Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, brought together all NEDLAC constituencies – the government, labour, business and community (civil society). One of the key declarations of this year’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) on …