Obtaining the right funding to grow your small business can be daunting, particularly if you are not familiar with the different options available.
The following guests will be hosting talks on funding options available to small businesses:
Ryan Cameron and Frederick De Ridder from UsPlus Tailor-made business finance: Traditional financing and the emergence of viable alternatives and why they are sometimes better or more suited for your SME’s particular needs.
UsPlus: Is a finance organisation with a developmental agenda, enabled by cloud based technology that specialises in providing flexible working capital solutions to SMEs. Their tailor-made funding model operates to mirror the trading cycles of the businesses they work with, with the purpose of improving payment terms while working to promote the overall cash flow position of a growing business.
Tsakani Chauke from the Small Enterprise Finance Agency (SEFA) Sefa funding criteria and businesses we have funded SEFA: Sefa is a Developmental Finance Institution (DFI). It was formed in 2012 through a merger of Khula Enterprises, South African Micro Finance Fund (SAMAF) and the Small Business Division of IDC. Sefa’s role is to fund SMEs.