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25th March 2020

Covid-19 – Verde Corporate Finance: Understanding CBILS, the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

The below update is published by Craig Blackmore, Director of Verde Corporate Finance, part of the GS-Verde Group, to ensure business are aware of the latest measures being put in place by the Government to support small businesses.

25th March 2020

£500,000 Fund for Firms who Come up with Digital Support Solutions

£500,000 of funding is available for technology companies who come up with digital support solutions for people who need to stay at home because of coronavirus. The funding will be available to innovators who can find digital ways to support people who need help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The ‘Techforce19’ challenge aims to support…

20th March 2020

Life science businesses react to chancellor’s first Budget

Businesses and organisations in the life science sector have been reacting to the Budget from chancellor Rishi Sunak. Measures announced include a £5 billion emergency response fund following the Coronavirus outbreak as well as measures to support research and development. Karl Barnfather, chairman of European intellectual property firm, Withers & Rogers, said: “This Budget provided further fiscal encouragement…

28th February 2020

£6.5m for new digital service for cancer care in Wales

On World Cancer Day, Health Minister Vaughan Gething has announced £6.5m for a new digital service for cancer care in Wales. The new system will replace the one currently used by cancer centres in Wales. By integrating with local and national NHS Wales digital services, people in Wales can be assured that their cancer care…

19th February 2020

£250k Investment Boost for Award Winning Biotesting Business

An award winning company that has developed an at-home blood testing kit for athletes has been boosted with a £250,000 investment.
10th February 2020

Life science innovation project wins extra €5m investment

A unique Irish-Welsh partnership involving life science expertise at Swansea University has won €5 million of additional funding. The extra money will help the Celtic Advanced Life Science Innovation Network (CALIN) continue to develop the life science sector across the two countries. CALIN is backed by the European Regional Development Fund through the Ireland Wales…

10th February 2020

Funding Secured at the Welsh Health Hack 2020

The Welsh Health Hack returned for the fourth time this January, in Anglesey north Wales. The event, hosted by event partners M-SParc, was attended by over 100 people across industry, academia and the NHS. What is the Welsh Health Hack? This revolutionary marathon style event encourages colleagues (challengers) across health and social care to present key…

03rd February 2020

£8 million to transform health services in Pontypridd

Health Minister, Vaughan Gething, has announced an £8 million investment to complete the £10m transformation of a health park in Pontypridd. The redeveloped Dewi Sant Health Park will bring together a range of health and social services under one roof. Including GP surgery, dentistry, mental health and substance misuse services and a newly refurbished diagnostic…

03rd February 2020

£13m for new health centre in Cardiff

Health Minister, Vaughan Gething, has announced £13m funding for a new Wellbeing Hub in Cardiff. The Wellbeing Hub @ Maelfa will build on the existing advice, support and education services provided by the local authority and voluntary sector at the Powerhouse Hub incorporating the Llanedeyrn Health Centre to provide a range of services in one…

03rd February 2020

£89m fund supporting new ways of delivering care across Wales

An £89m Welsh Government fund is providing care closer to home for people of all ages, helping reduce pressure on hospitals and social care services across Wales, the Deputy Minister for Social Services Julie Morgan said during a visit to a school in Cardiff today. At Ty Gwyn Special School in Ely, which supports pupils…