Meet the Team – Tom Seymour

Meet the Team – Tom Seymour

What is your role at GapCap? To help our prospects access the finance they need quickly. A lot of my role requires meeting with introducers and attending networking events. I aim to spread the word about GapCap which means spending time speaking to a variety of...

10 Ideas to Keep Cash Flowing

“Revenue is vanity, cash flow is sanity, but cash is king.” This is an age old saying in the business sphere, and while it may be a little cliché, it hits the mark. Basically, it muses that while impressive revenue margins do boost business ego, ultimately it’s cash...

Why Selective Invoice Finance to Help Fund a Start Up?

Start ups are the backbone of the British economy, with the latest figures from government-backed national enterprise campaign Start Up Britain revealing that already, 2016 has seen more than 335,000 new SMEs throw open their doors for business. Tech City UK CEO...

Are long payment terms systemic? And how do you battle them?

While in the past invoices were fast and punctual, today a new norm has materialised. And for small businesses, it can seriously disrupt cash flow. Long payment terms are becoming an archetypal model for an increasing number of small businesses across the UK, and it’s...

Supermarkets v Suppliers: Is the Balance of Power Shifting?

It’s no secret that when it comes to the food and beverage industry, supermarket giants like Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose reign as top dogs. Their size arms them with intrinsic power over their smaller suppliers, and gives them bigtime sway when establishing...