Guides

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The Virtus Groups team has a wealth of experience in working with startups, and many of our clients and partners have taken advantage of a wide range of funding opportunities, many outlined below. This guide compiles the knowledge we have gathered, and shares some of the insights our team has acquired through our work. Resources in relation to, and advice on how to attain funding from, the following areas are included in our guide:

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    Government Grants & Loans
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    Angel Investors
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    Venture Capital Firms
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    Crowdfunding
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    And many more

In addition to the information included in this guide, our team can offer information on which option might be best for your company. The Virtus Groups team consists of a number of entrepreneurial leaders, many of whom have raised capital for their own companies or on behalf of others. We have great experience and insights to share, so feel free to reach out to have a conversation about your business. If your goal is growth we would love to help you on the way to realizing your business’s potential!

Funding Guide

While BC’s startup ecosystem is relatively small, it has great potential for those founders ready to expand their business. To achieve this growth, each and every opportunity to grow needs to be seized. It is crucial to have capital available to execute the growth activities which will enable your success and this guide points you in the direction of the funding sources in the Vancouver area. Take a look and if you have more questions in relation to acquiring funding for your BC startup reach out to discuss your options with one of our experienced team members.

Available in PDF

GTA Funding Guide

Available in PDF

Toronto has recently been named as one of the world’s top cities in the world to launch a tech startup. But, as every founder knows, launching a startup and growing a startup are world’s apart. To grow your Greater Toronto Area startup and ensure its sustainability you will need to raise funding. Our guide contains a number of Toronto-based resources you may be able to draw on when acquiring the funding you need to develop your business. Take a look and if you have more questions in relation to sourcing funding for your startup reach out to discuss your options with one of our experienced team members.

WA Funding Guide

Available in PDF

The last 12 months have seen Seattle and Washington-based startups raise record amounts of funding. There are great funding opportunities available for founders in the region, if they know where to find them. Our guide contains a number of resources in and around Seattle which might point you in the direction when you look to access the funding you need to develop your business. Read through our guide and reach out to discuss your options with one of our experienced team members if you have more questions in relation to acquiring funding for your startup.