Thoughts and insights from our investment team & strategic partners

US Expansion – Setting up the Right Way

February 8, 2016 |

Article produced in partnership with Fried Frank Technology Authors – Daniel Glazer and Robert Mollen

Establishing US operations presents various administrative challenges.  It makes sense to address as many of these as possible before you land, so you can focus … Read More

Defining Product Market Fit

January 28, 2016 |

Product market fit (pmf) is now a phrase woven deeply into the start-up world and used (or some might say over-used) on a very regular basis. But there is less of an understanding or consistency as to what it actually … Read More

Why I jumped at the chance to build the venture platform for Notion Capital.

January 27, 2016 |

A venture platform is the critical next step when “smart guys with money” decide that it is not enough to just provide funds, guidance and mentorship. As they learn the VC playbook and innovate around the VC business model, they … Read More

Creating a power curve for B2B SaaS

January 26, 2016 |

I’m delighted to welcome Stephen Millard to lead the Notion Capital Platform as our Chief Platform Officer.

At Notion, our mission is simple: to identify, invest in and support the best B2B SaaS entrepreneurs in Europe. As a team of … Read More

Make your audience feel something — a PR interview with MOVE Guides

November 26, 2015 |

Post produced in partnership with Max Tatton-Brown at Augur. 

Continuing Augur’s PR interviews with TrustEv and DueDil, this time we’re speaking to Chiara Pensato at MOVE Guides.

With a career that has spanned New York, Lisbon, Dublin and beyond, Chiara understood … Read More

How Venture Debt can help minimise dilution and enable you to scale

November 24, 2015 |

The post below was produced in partnership with Silicon Valley Bank.

Author: Erin Platts Managing Director, Commercial Banking

Financing Options for SaaS startups

One could argue that there hasn’t been a better time in the UK to raise financing. We … Read More

Why do Saas Companies Miss out on R&D Tax Relief

November 12, 2015 |

Post produced in partnership with Simon Brown and Adam Kotas at ForrestBrown

How SaaS Companies Lose out on a 33.35% Tax Break

In our last article, we briefly introduced some of the key concepts around R&D tax claims and explained why Software-as-a-Service startups … Read More

Privacy by Design

November 10, 2015 |

Following on from our overview on the Future of Data Protection in Europe this post will focus on Privacy by Design, and specifically why it is enjoying somewhat of a revival of late.

It is of particular relevance to organisations that … Read More

Selecting Channel Partners

November 5, 2015 |

This post was produced in partnership with Fugleman.

Author: Richard Nockolds

Choose your channel partners wisely

If you read the first post in this series, you will know that there is often a … Read More

Making HMRC Work For You (or How to Claim R&D Tax Credits)

November 3, 2015 |

Post produced in partnership with Simon Brown and Adam Kotas at ForrestBrown

Why R&D Tax Relief Is A Serious Issue For SaaS SMEs And Start-ups

If you’re a regular visitor to our blog, you’ll know that it’s helpful … Read More

The Future of Data Protection in Europe

October 27, 2015 |

This post was produced in partnership with Ashfords.

Author: Christopher Coughlan

Data protection has become an increasingly political issue, as emphasised by the reaction to the recent decision of the Court of Justice of the EU (“CJEU”) regarding the safe … Read More

Break through the barrier: a PR interview with Duedil

October 14, 2015 |

Post produced in partnership with Max Tatton-Brown at Augur. 

For the second in our series of Augur PR blogs for Notion Capital, we follow up our conversation with TrustEv and speak to Norval Scott at Duedil.

Norval’s has worked in roles … Read More