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Young Company Finance (YCF) is a publication which tracks and reports on early stage high growth companies in Scotland.

The organisation focuses in particular upon how young companies finance their development from start-up to maturity, but also reports news about senior appointments, business awards, product launches, and sales successes – in short, any of the milestones which such companies must pass on their way to profitability.

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Latest Events & News

Young Company Showcase: uFraction8

In our final report on companies featured in last year’s Young Company Showcase, we speak to Dr Brian Miller, co-founder of uFraction8.

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Geovation Accelerator Programme

The Geovation Scotland Programme is a funded accelerator, which offers the opportunity for property and geospatial technology start-ups to develop their businesses for up to 12 months.

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Two New Investment Reports from Scottish Enterprise

YCF is the author of two new reports from Scottish Enterprise focusing on the risk capital market in Scotland.

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Long Reads

We will be posting longer articles here – for example analysis and comment on the young company sector.

Work in Progress: Vert Rotors

Vert Rotors has developed a conical rotary compressor, capable of producing high pressures at variable speeds with low noise and vibration.

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Dr Claudia Cavalluzzo, director of Converge, notes that Scotland has witnessed promising academic success and the pipeline shows no signs of slowing.

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