FUNDING

EU FUNDING

There are numerous options for EU funding available. We have the expertise to navigate through the various funds to find the best options. We can help you tap locally managed schemes and also directly source the EU Commission managed funds with the assistance of our EU Commission advisors.

HOW CAN WE HELP:
•Training on funds and opportunities available
•Identify funds for your project
•Draft your application
•Technical assistance
•Assistance on project planning and design
•Negotiate the contract with the funding authority
•Co-ordinate the partnership
•Manage the project
•Communicate & disseminate results

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Proposal Preparation
Partner Identification
Project Management
Project Reporting

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Business Support Services
Business Support Services

Malta Enterprise and Business Enhance are the main primers.

There are various options:
•cash grants
•tax incentives
•support for networking events, including the setting of stands, promotional material and attendance at fairs
•feasibility studies
•premise location
•employee training
•company certification

•consultancy support for business, marketing plans and feasibility studies

•SME business growth and innovation support


 

We start off by carrying out an initial high-level evaluation of the business areas that could potential benefit from these schemes, followed by a tailor made proposal to meet your business needs.

The Business Enhance ERDF Grant schemes that are co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund, address a number of priorities under Operational Programme I 2014-2020 ‘Fostering a competitive and sustainable economy to meet our challenges’. The grant schemes may apply to start-ups and to established SMEs, and each scheme has its own set of rules and conditions.

LOCAL ASSISTANCE SCHEMES
 

BANK FUNDING
About 72% of small business owners who apply get rejected.
We can add value to your application for:
•business credit
•bank guarantees
•overdraft facilities
•loans

VENTURE CAPITAL
Area small, early-stage emerging company with a high growth potential?
Are you a company that has already demonstrated high growth?
Do you need to expand your business?
WE CAN ASSIST. WE WILL PUT YOU IN TOUCH WITH THE RIGHT INVESTORS.

BANK FUNDING AND VENTURE CAPITAL SOURCING

We can support you throughout the entire process:
•Development of partner selection criteria
•Partner proposition worksheet
•Partner identification
•Partner prioritization
•Due diligence
•Partner evaluation
•Partnership Agreement negotiation
•Development of alliance plan

Partnerships between businesses have the potential to be remarkably effective business ventures.
This is why it is important to ensure that the conditions are right from the outset.

PARTNER EVALUATION AND SELECTION