In questi 18 mesi di iStarter tutto sta correndo a dei ritmi forsennati. La struttura che cresce, l’acquisizione dei nuovi partner, la prima call for idea brandizzata Tnt Post, la partnership con Talent Garden Torino e poi Tacatì, la prima startup da noi accelerata che ha ottenuto un investimento a 6 cifre per sviluppare il suo progetto. Tutta questa frenesia non deve […]
I hope you have already heard about “big data challenges” – if not, my friend, you have a problem. Big data is the next big thing right here, right now. In this post I would like to offer an overview of the topic from a business perspective.
Big data, from a technical perspective, is the challenge to build and apply advanced tools (sw […]
C’è stato un momento, a metà degli anni ’60 del XX secolo, in cui un’azienda italiana ebbe l’occasione di guidare la rivoluzione informatica mondiale, 10 anni prima dei ragazzi della Silicon Valley: Steve Jobs e Bill Gates. Una rivoluzione tecnologica che aveva le sue radici in una rivoluzione culturale e sociale, in un modello industriale pensato al di là di […]
Stefon Harris talks about how a mistake can become an opportunity on the stage
The bandstand, as we call it: this is an incredible space, it is really a sacred space. And one thing that is really sacred about is that you have no opportunity to think about the future, or the past. You really are alive, right here in this […]
Enrico Mattei racconta un aneddoto che lo ha ispirato nella sua carriera:
Mi stavo togliendo uno stivale, e vedevo questi due cani, che erano dentro con la testa nel catino, e seguitavano a mangiare con voracità. Era una zuppa che forse bastava per cinque cani, non per due. In quel momento, in un angolo sentii un miagolio, e vidi arrivare un […]
A study made by iStarter about the new enterprise allowance:
The New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) is a campaign launched between April and August 2011 across Great Britain and organised by Jobcentre Plus. Its scope is to provide money, mentoring and support to help people start their own business if they get certain benefits and have a business idea that could work.
A study made by iStarter about the startup loans:
British entrepreneurs are creating a record number of new businesses throughout Great Britain.
The Company House registered 526,446 businesses in 2013, beating the 484,224 businesses recorded in 2012, and 440,600 in 2011. 2014 is going to beat the 2013 record, with more than 450,000 companies recorded from January to September and almost 2,000 […]
Equity crowdfunding is growing rapidly worldwide, affecting mass production, commercial loans, the venture capital industry and even charities.
The UK is emerging as one of the world leader hubs for equity crowdfunding. Almost a billion dollars were collected in the UK in 2013 and UK growth rates are proving to be the highest worldwide.
In our research we have analyzed more than […]
Investing in smaller businesses can often be viewed as risky. But there can
be significant tax incentives for investing in some companies, which help to
mitigate economic risk, the 3 tools of the british economy are:
Investors obtain a tax cut up to 30%, supporting small and unquoted companies, through the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS).
Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) provides a rate of […]