The Creative Capital Fund is currently no longer investing in London as all of our funds are now committed. There may however be an opportunity to invest in the future and we will post a notice on our website if this is the case.
We do also operate a fund in the North West of England - the North West Fund 4 Digital & Creative. If the business opportunity could realistically relocate to the area, we would be delighted to consider the funding application and invite you to read further information and apply here.
About the Creative Capital Fund (CCF)
The CCF is a £6.5m equity fund that helps talented entrepreneurs and businesses in Londons creative industries achieve their potential by providing seed capital investment and business support. It was established in March 2005 as part of the Creative London programme. Creative London is the strategic agency for the creative industries and is part of the London Development Agency.
The CCF will make equity investments of up to £650,000 in promising early stage companies. The CCF operates as a matching fund and so every £1 invested by the CCF must be matched by at least £1 in equity from private investors on the same terms. Typically, the CCF will invest up to £75,000 in its first tranche of investment. As each investee company grows and hits commercial milestones the CCF may invest further funds up to a possible total CCF investment of £650,000 (£1,300,000 including matching funding).
In addition, the CCF works closely with seasoned entrepreneurs and professionals throughout London to offer these nascent businesses not just investment but also the mentoring and support critical for success.
The Fund is available for businesses based in Greater London.
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