Bethnal Green Ventures

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Bethnal Green Ventures are Europe’s leading early-stage tech for good venture capital firm. They invest in ambitious founders building tech startups to solve social and environmental problems at scale.

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Tech For Good SEIS & EIS Fund

The Tech For Good SEIS and EIS Fund benefits from BGV's brand, experience and track record of eight years investing in tech for good. BGV back ambitious start-ups who are using technology to tackle pressing social and environmental issues at scale.

These purpose-driven start-ups are developing solutions for a sustainable planet, a better society and healthy lives. Better solutions in these sectors are not only a good thing for people and the planet, but also provide huge market opportunities.

BGV believes that tech for good businesses will become some of the most valuable companies within the next ten years. Their purpose is to find those ventures when they're just starting out and help them launch and scale through early-stage investment.

Open for applications until 31 March 2021.


Target total return (before tax relief)

Target return is £2 for every £1 invested, not including tax reliefs
Minimum investment
£20,000
Maximum investment
None
Withdrawal notice
None
Tax Relief
SEIS & EIS

Impact and Learning Report

Find further details of BGV 's programme and investments and a breakdown of their current portfolio reporting.

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Bethnal Green Ventures believe deeply in using tech for good. Their mission is to invest in and scale ambitious startups using tech to positively impact millions of lives. They back founders working towards three key themes: a sustainable planet, a better society, and healthy lives.

BGV seek to understand the big challenges faced by people, society and the environment, and look for the same in the businesses they support. BGV know that start-ups who truly understand the problem they’re solving and their user's needs are more likely to succeed.


 

London, UK

Founded: 2012

More about Bethnal Green Ventures

BGV have 8 years of unrivalled experience and track record with 127 tech for good ventures backed.  As at 31st December 2019, £80m of follow-on investment has been raised by their portfolio with 12.3m users of BGV portfolio companies’ products and services. There are 362 people employed by their portfolio companies (46% of which are women – well over double the tech sector average).

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Investments offered on the Ethex platform are not readily realisable, which means that they may be difficult to sell and you may get back less than you originally invested. Investments are not covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and returns are not guaranteed. If you are in any doubt, you should contact an Independent Financial Adviser.