Resources

This is a collection of resources from across the web which may prove helpful for freelancers, startups, and establish businesses alike. Please contact us if you have a resource that you think would be helpful.
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Expansion of CLBILS

Government extends maximum loan size available through the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme from £50 million to £200 million

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updated:
May 20, 2020
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£40m boost for cutting-edge start-ups

Innovative businesses and start-ups are set to benefit from a £40 million government investment to drive forward new technological advances.

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updated:
May 20, 2020
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COADEC - New future fund guidance

FAQ: The Future Fund will enable startups to access cash through a new convertible loan note program from the British Business Bank

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updated:
May 18, 2020
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British Business Bank - Future Fund

The Future Fund issues convertible loans to innovative UK companies with good potential, that typically rely on equity investment and are currently affected by Covid-19

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updated:
May 18, 2020
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Unlocking our society and economy

A traffic light roadmap setting out how Wales could exit the coronavirus lockdown has been unveiled today by the First Minister

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updated:
May 15, 2020
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Holiday entitlement and pay during coronavirus (COVID-19)

This guidance outlines how holiday entitlement and pay operate during the coronavirus pandemic. It is designed to help employers understand their legal obligations.

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updated:
May 14, 2020
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Government to support businesses through Trade Credit Insurance guarantee

The UK Government announced today 13 May that Businesses with supply chains which rely on Trade Credit Insurance and who are experiencing difficulties maintaining cover due to Coronavirus will get support from the government.

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updated:
May 13, 2020
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Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)

The UK Government announced on 26 March that the self-employed will be able to access grant support equivalent to the support provided for employees.

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updated:
May 13, 2020
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Film Cymru - Funding and Training Advice and Information

Ffilm Cymru has announced a support package worth £530,000 for the Welsh film sector during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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updated:
May 13, 2020
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Chancellor extends furlough scheme until October

There will be no changes until the end of July. In August, September and October it will continue with more flexibility.

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updated:
May 12, 2020
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Self-Employed Income Support Scheme

The scheme allows you to claim a taxable grant of 80% of your average monthly trading profits, paid out in a single instalment covering 3 months, and capped at £7,500 altogether.

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updated:
May 12, 2020
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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Guidance Update

Updates to guidance and the online service based on feedback

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updated:
May 12, 2020
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Small businesses boosted by bounce back loans

Small businesses will benefit from a new fast-track finance scheme providing loans with a 100% government-backed guarantee for lenders, the Chancellor announced today (Monday 27 April).

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updated:
May 4, 2020
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The Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) launches today

The Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) provides financial support to businesses across the UK that are losing revenue, and seeing their cashflow disrupted, as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and that can benefit from £50,000 or less in finance.

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updated:
May 4, 2020
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Government Support for Startups

COADEC webinar with the Minister for Digital and Culture, Caroline Dinenage MP, and officials from across HM Government

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updated:
May 1, 2020
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Operational resilience in high growth companies with Deloitte

Webinar for high growth, tech-enabled business leaders, exploring “operational resilience amongst firms in the high growth sector

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updated:
May 1, 2020
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Office Hours for Female Founders with Playfair Capital

The primary aim of this initiative is mentorship & support, and secondary is fundraising. For any UK-based female founder whose business is tech and pre-Series A.

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updated:
May 1, 2020
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Lockdown Unlocked - The key to scaling through crisis

Join TechNation on the 5th May 2020 for Lockdown Unlocked - your opportunity to receive advice and guidance on scaling a tech business through the Coronavirus crisis.

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updated:
May 1, 2020
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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Extension

The Scheme has been extended until the end June 2020 to reflect continuing social distancing measures and will continue to be reviewed and extended if considered necessary.

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updated:
April 30, 2020
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Update: CBILS and Bounce Back Loans

The Government have updated the requirements with regards CBILS to make lending simpler and introduced the Bounce Back Loan Scheme.

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updated:
April 28, 2020
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COVID-19 Support Eligibility Checker

Use this tool to check your eligibility for the COVID-19 Economic Resilience Fund that is available to businesses and organisations in Wales and other support.

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updated:
April 27, 2020
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Covid-19: Support for Business

This morning’s latest script which includes updated links in relation to the Job Retention Scheme and the latest announcement on pausing the second phase of the Economic Resilience Fund. Also updated details of the Welsh Government’s regulations and requirements in relation to businesses and premises that must remain closed.

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updated:
April 27, 2020
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Job Retention Scheme portal now live

Claim for 80% of your employee’s wages plus any employer National Insurance and pension contributions, if you have put them on furlough because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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updated:
April 27, 2020
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Future Fund

This scheme will issue convertible loans between £125,000 to £5 million to innovative companies which are facing financing difficulties due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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updated:
April 27, 2020
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