Free2 is a recent entrant to the equity release lending market, drawing on their fintech heritage to improve customer service and to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of bespoke financial products to over 55s.
The team behind Free2 required a wholesale credit line to originate loans into the marketplace, and we were engaged to lead on the investment round. The capital raise completed successfully and Free2 entered the market in 2020 with structured institutional backing.
Clifftown Shore is a £125m mixed use development, set in a stunning waterside position in Southend on Sea. Catering to the local community it boasts a new cocktail bar and a glass-walled restaurant, and 51 luxury apartments – not only with incredible views, but with room service for all residents.
Axial Capital led on the investment round for Clifftown Shore, structuring a 2-tier capital model that allowed our client to complete the acquisition of the site and to access bank funding following the placement of a convertible junior tranche. The end result speaks for itself, and we believe our client truly brought design and style to life!
idc uses i-Curate, a world-class centrally-managed order management system, giving users efficiency, flexibility & cost savings. MyMultibuy approached us for a funding package and deal-lead services to acquire idc.
We engaged the legal and audit team to complete due diligence and transact on the share-purchase documentation, and we secured flexible funding to complete the buyout and support the next phase of expansion.
RXLive is an award-winning digital pharmacy that offers free NHS prescription delivery. They approached us with a pitch to raise £1,000,000 to expand client acquisition and order fulfilment in response to the impressive month-on-growth they’d demonstrated over the past 2 years.
We advised on structured debt options and a public listing, including pre-listing institutional investment at the full subscription level.
A leading full service digital marketing agency, The Whole caboodle is delivering a new era of intelligent websites. Many companies offer tracking technologies which help you build workflows and communication strategies but TWC’s CaboodleCode is different – it identifies exactly who users are, and intelligently manipulates your website to improve conversions.
As the company developed its technology and expanded its operations, we were engaged to provide structured investment and revolving debt to scale flexibly with the growth of the company.
Originally envisaged as a freelance platform for matching aspiring music artists and music industry professionals, we invested in Shodement to provide growth capital as the business increased its engagement with British, European and American musicians.
Since our initial investment the business has launched initiatives including the Global 12 music festival in London and an app based version of the matching platform, leading to impressive engagements between music producers and artists.
We remain on the advisory board for this small, high-end honey production and wholesale business, having raised private equity investment for scaling the business, along with a working capital facility to support continued growth.
When we met the founder of the business he required both funding and personnel, which led us to place one of our consultants into an operations management role and they have since seen commercial contracts negotiated to grow forward revenues exponentially.
Operating in the analytics and corporate insights space, Gardenia had developed and proven a software package (SAAS) to improve working-capital efficiencies of business operations.
We sourced manpower and an investment package to help scale the business, allowing them to deploy their business solution across the mid-large corporate space. The firm has since gone onto further success by winning first prize in an EU/UK tech accelerator in 2019