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Get funding of up to 50% towards the salary of your next sales person with the InterTradeIreland Acumen Programme

Get funding of up to 50% towards the salary of your next sales person with the InterTradeIreland Acumen Programme

| September 17, 2018

Colm Gribben (pictured) remembers very clearly his first project in the Republic of Ireland. His company Viltra, based in Newry, was tasked with solving the waste water problems for the new visitor centre at Fanad lighthouse in Donegal. It turned out to be a crucial juncture for the business when he learned about the InterTradeIreland […]

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Could Your Business Become Insolvent? Here are The Warning Signs

Could Your Business Become Insolvent? Here are The Warning Signs

| September 14, 2018

It is not uncommon for a business to take on debt. There are a number of scenarios in which taking on new debt, on either a short or long-term basis, can ultimately be advantageous for a business. But it is important that business leaders keep an eye on their debts and obligations and ensure that […]

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Staying on Top of Your Business’s Finances

Staying on Top of Your Business’s Finances

| September 5, 2018

Running a business comes with its fair share of headaches. From having to draw in customers to the need to deliver services and products of real quality to keeping employees motivated, when you own a business, you’re never short of problems to face. One of the biggest of these problems is all the finances involved, […]

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How to Get Funds from Friends and Family for Your Startup

How to Get Funds from Friends and Family for Your Startup

| August 16, 2018

When you get an amazing business idea, it’s normal to get excited. But to get the business off the ground requires sufficient funds if you are ever going to realize your dreams. In the recent years, the funds needed for getting a startup off the ground has increased. As such, entrepreneurs have a difficulty getting […]

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InterTradeIreland’s Challenge Programme: challenge yourself and minimise your time, money and risk

InterTradeIreland’s Challenge Programme: challenge yourself and minimise your time, money and risk

| August 14, 2018

American general, George S Patton said; “Accept the challenges so you can feel the exhilaration of victory”.  And this is exactly what InterTradeIreland’s Challenge programme does – it challenges CEOs and MDs of SMEs to look beyond their comfort zone, helping them to innovate, diversify and take their business to the next level and reap […]

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All You Need to Know About the Individual Savings Account (ISA)

All You Need to Know About the Individual Savings Account (ISA)

| August 6, 2018

ISAs are basically savings and investment tools which offer you tax-free returns on the investment you make. Once you pop your money into an ISA, it will be protected from dividend taxes, capital gains tax and income tax. This means that you will have a chance to hold on to a big percentage of your […]

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Selling your business? Here’s what you need to know…

Selling your business? Here’s what you need to know…

| July 5, 2018

Selling your business is not usually a decision made lightly and the sales process is never simple. However, the rewards of doing so can be great, and ultimately, life-changing. It can be seen as a daunting task, so, if you’re selling your business and need some assistance, talk to the experts, and sell your business […]

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Small Businesses – Uncertain times ahead but get the support you need now with Elevate and Trade Accelerator Vouchers

Small Businesses – Uncertain times ahead but get the support you need now with Elevate and Trade Accelerator Vouchers

| June 13, 2018

As the American politician Kevin McCarthy said, ‘As any small business owner knows, starting a business is not glamorous work’, but it can be tremendously rewarding! This is why InterTradeIreland currently has funding up to €5,000 available through its sales and marketing programme, Elevate and Trade Accelerator Vouchers, which are specifically aimed at micro businesses […]

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What’s the Difference Between Financial Intermediaries and Institutional Investors?

What’s the Difference Between Financial Intermediaries and Institutional Investors?

| June 5, 2018

If there’s one industry that seems to be distorted and in some instances defined by jargon, it’s the financial marketplace. While many of the various terms used in the market may be important, however, novice investors may still be disorientated by the language and jargon used to describe specific features. Take financial intermediaries and institutional […]

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Access to alternative financial structures can accelerate SME growth aspirations

Access to alternative financial structures can accelerate SME growth aspirations

| May 25, 2018

Access to alternative financial structures can be the key that unlocks sustainable growth and profit, aspiring businesses were told at a special SME workshop in Belfast. Hosted by CBI with support from BDO Northern Ireland, the ‘Funding for Sustainable Growth’ event is designed to assist small and mid-sized companies to identify and engage with new […]

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