ALTERNATIVE FINANCE

NEW FINANCING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SMEs AND START-UPs

OUR CLIENTS

  • Innovative Start-ups
  • Innovative SMEs
  • SMEs

INDUSTRIES

  • ICT
  • Pharma
  • Energy
  • Real Estate
  • Manufacturing

New technologies led to innovative financing tools, alternative to the traditional banking channels, that can promote and support Start-Ups’ and SMEs’ growth.

The choice of the best instrument – among those available – must be made after a serious and careful evaluation of the relevant economic, legal and financial aspects.

YOPAdvisors assists clients in the choice of the tools suitable to their business and business models. We can rely on several partnerships with firms and professionals working in the alternative finance market to offer a multidisciplinary and dedicated approach.

 

PRELIMINARY PHASE

First steps:

  • Assistance during business plan preparation and/or analysis, to identify specific economic and financial needs
  • Company evaluation and identification of financial resources
  • Identification of possible combinations between alternative finance and traditional financing instruments


CHOICE OF THE INSTRUMENT

After the preliminary phase, YOPAdvisors will identify the most suitable tool for clients’ needs, such as:

  • Equity Crowdfunding, in case the client is oriented to collect money through platforms approved by Consob in exchange for equity
  • Lending Crowdfunding, in case the client opts for fixed interest rate loans granted through platforms
  • Minibond, in case the clients wishes to issue debt instruments (bonds), listed on ExtraMOT PRO segment at the Italian Stock Exchange
  • Invoice Trading, in case the enterprise prefers to sell their credits on specific online platforms

EXECUTION

Once the tool – or a combination of tools – is chosen, YOPAdvisors provides its assistance in:

  • Collecting and preparing the requested documentation, including info memo and prospectus
  • Analysis of the conditions applied
  • Propedeutic legal assistance

 

WHY YOPADVISORS?

Our business finance expertise and our ability to assist companies in determining their financial needs let us be a clear and transparent support in choosing the best evolution path.