Ying De GroupYing De Group is an innovative Chinese investment platform focussed on the UK SME market. The platform through an extensive network of private and corporate Chinese clients, seeks to match investors with UK registered SMEs seeking growth funding. Since launch in 2008, the Ying De platform has facilitated investment of more than £40 million in British businesses across a broad spectrum of sectors. Key features of the investment platform include: • Minimum Investment Level £200,000 • Equity or Debt based instruments available • Funding suitable for a variety of growth situations • Unsecured • Co-Investment potential with a wide variety of funding sources including Business Angels, Venture Capital and traditional asset-based lenders. • Access to a highly motivated and skilled investor base
|Services Provided||Business Advisors and Mentoring, Cross Border Investment, Debt Finance, Grant funding provision/advice, Online Showcase|
|Investment Stage||Start-Up, Early Stage VC, Later Stage VC, Expansion|
|Regions Covered||National, Isle of Man, International|
|Investment Range||£150k - £250k, £250k - £500k, £500k - £1m, £1m - £3m, £3m - £10m|
|Sectors Considered||Advertising and Publishing, Aerospace and Defence, Automobile and Transport, Business Products and Services, Clean Tech and Eco Innovation, Computing and Electronics, Consumer and e-commerce, Consumer Technology, Creative Arts and Entertainment, Digital Media and Content, Fashion and Design, Fin Tech, Financial and Professional Services, Food and Drink, Healthcare, Med Tech and Digital Health, Internet of Things, Life Sciences, Logistics and Distribution, Materials and Manufacturing, Mobile and Telecoms, Renewables and Energy, Retail, Social Impact|
First funding event for fashion companies and Chinese investors
On 26 October 2018, more than 20 companies from the fashion industry and 40 Chinese investors...
Ying De Group and CIDAUK announce 11th China UK Entrepreneurship Competition for UK SMEs
60 – 100 businesses compete for access to £30 million China UK Enterprise Investment Fund ...
SMEs raised £16M in unsecured loans from Chinese investors via Ying De’s T1E Investor Program
For many SME owners, fundraising is perhaps one of the most daunting tasks they ever have...