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SFC is the most active Seed investment firm in the UK, having backed more than 200 early-stage ventures since 2012. Investors can invest either directly as business angels or through our fully-managed SEIS and EIS funds. Our approach aims to maximise potential returns whilst lowering the risk associated with very early stage investments.
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01Why Startup Funding Club?

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Reducing Risk

We mitigate some of the risks associated with SEIS and EIS through diversification. Every year, we invest in over 50 companies across various sectors from Consumer Goods to B2B Software and Life Sciences, bringing diversity to investors' portfolios.

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A Proven Strategy

We look for ambitious entrepreneurs and help them build scalable businesses. For our investors, we build diversified portfolios of high-potential SEIS and EIS eligible opportunities in order to optimise the risk/return profile of seed investments.

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Post-Investment Support

Our involvement does not end with the investment. We continue to assist investors and entrepreneurs on their journey to achieving a successful exit.

02Fund investment opportunities

SFC Angel Fund SFC Angel Fund

SFC Angel Fund

Invest in an award-winning fund focused on disruptive businesses in the UK.
Raising £20m SEIS/EIS

03Direct investment opportunities

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eola

eola is an online booking and management platform for activity businesses.
Raising £270,000 EIS
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Holly & Beau

Childrenswear brand with a collection of magical colour changing rainwear.
Raising £150,000 EIS
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Help me stop

Dayhab – Rehab in the real world.
Raising £2,000,000 EIS
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Olly’s Olives

The world’s freshest olive pouches and pots. Olive the dream.
Raising TBD SEIS/EIS
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Valkyrie Industries

Valkyrie is building a wearable suit that lets you touch and feel objects in VR.
Raising £400,000 EIS
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Bot-hive

The online platform helping businesses start their automation journey.
Raising £450,000 EIS
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Petalite

A revolutionary charging technology for safer, faster charging.
Raising £500,000 EIS
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Refineryy

Developing better technology for better debt capital markets.
Raising £495,000 EIS
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Veremark

Blockchain-based background checking platform for safer hiring decisions.
Raising £250,000 SEIS/EIS
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Admongrel

End-to-end service provider for the fast growing Connected TV industry.
Raising £50,000 SEIS
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HUB85

Automated governance, analysis, and workflow analytics.
Raising £300,000 EIS
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Check an Invoice

SaaS application focused on identifying and preventing invoice fraud.
Raising £300,000 SEIS/EIS
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Shopit

The world's first pay-as-you-grow eCommerce platform.
Raising £250,000 SEIS/EIS
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Free Soul

Female-focused wellness brand selling affordable, complete powdered food.
Raising £500,000 EIS
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Manifestations Art Couture

A striking fusion of fine art and fashion .
Raising £50,000 SEIS
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MediMusic

PRESCRIBING MUSIC & SCIENCE TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THOSE WITH DEMENTIA
Raising £940,000 EIS
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BeRightBack

The Netflix for Travel
Raising £1,000,000 EIS

04SEIS/EIS tax calculator

Profit & Loss

The (Seed) Enterprise Investment Schemes are tax-efficient schemes designed to incentivise early stage investments. SEIS and EIS offer generous tax benefits to individuals investing in British startups. Try our SEIS/EIS Tax Calculator to find out the potential tax reliefs you can benefit from by investing in qualifying startups.

05We invested in

Onfido

Onfido

www.onfido.com

Identity verification for a more open world, where identity is the key to access

Cognism

Cognism

www.cognism.com

AI-powered sales acceleration platform providing real-time data to boost sales.

Transcend Packaging

Transcend Packaging

www.transcendpackaging.com

Leading the way in sustainable, plastic-free packaging solutions.